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The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan launches PR campaign of 2017 Asian Games in international mass media, sport and diplomatic circles
7 Jan
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan launches PR campaign of 2017 Asian Games in international mass media, sport and diplomatic circles

For informational promotion of V Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games in September of this year, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan together with other government organizations developed Action Plan aimed at broad familiarization of the world community with the present of our country, its achievements and successes as well as 2017 Asian Games.

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       The Ministry of Economy and Development announces another auction for privatization of state owned facilities
7 Jan
The Ministry of Economy and Development announces another auction for privatization of state owned facilities

The Ministry of Economy and Development announced another privatization auction during denationalization of the economy and improvement of its efficiency and increase of private sector share.  It is planned to sell totally 34 facilities in different regions of the country during the trades on January 31, 2017.

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Current issues of the state life are reviewed during the session of the Cabinet of Ministers of Turkmenistan
7 Jan
Current issues of the state life are reviewed during the session of the Cabinet of Ministers of Turkmenistan

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov hold first in 2007 session of the Government where the vice-premiers gave report on their activities and drafts of certain documents were reviewed.      Particularly, activity for divestment and privatization of the government property, outcomes of works executed by the State Concern “Turkmennebit” on the territory of perspective Demirgazyk Goturdepe field located in the shelf of the Caspian Sea, Course of construction of carbamide plant with 1 million 155 thousand tons per year output capacity in Garabogaz, Balkan velayat, course of the works for urban pla...

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Turkmen hockey players participate in training camp as a part of preparation to Asian Winter Olympics in Sapporo
5 Jan
Turkmen hockey players participate in training camp as a part of preparation to Asian Winter Olympics in Sapporo

National Ice Hockey Team returned from international training camp held in “Raubichi” Olympic Sport Complex in Minsk (Belarus). Our players held two friendly matches with local clubs, having confidently won both of them.     The Ministry of Internal Affairs Ice-Hockey Cup, where seven teams divided into two groups take part, started in Ashgabat On January 3. This competition will be good practice for improvement of sport skills for the members of national team, which is formed from the sportsmen of four clubs of the capital. Ashgabat tournament will last until January 9.      After the games...

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Winter holidays in the children’s centres in Geokdere
5 Jan
Winter holidays in the children’s centres in Geokdere

Winter holidays for children promise plenty of fun. This winter season, 14 sanatoriums in Geokdere cordially welcomed 7,000 children from the Turkmen capital and all regions of the country.      The academic seminars were organized for teachers and tutors so that the club activities, classes in computer literacy and foreign languages, and cognitive leisure were held at the high organizational level.      The specialists of the Ministry of Education, the Ministry of Culture, the Ministry of Health Care and Medical Industry, NGOs, the State Committee for Sports jointly prepared the programme f...

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Current election campaign differs from Presidential Elections in 2007 and 2012
5 Jan
Current election campaign differs from Presidential Elections in 2007 and 2012

It is held under conditions of new political reality and improved legal framework. Thus, three political parties, namely the Democratic, the Industrialists and Entrepreneurs and Agrarian parties, participate in Presidential election for the first time in Turkmenistan.     With regards to legal framework, under which the current election are held, it was guaranteed by the Law in the Electoral Code of Turkmenistan. It was adopted in 2013 and developed in accordance with general international standards.      According to the Code, the candidate for President of Turkmenistan has to be a citizen,...

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