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World Health Day celebrated with large-scale bicycle ride in Ashgabat
9 Apr
World Health Day celebrated with large-scale bicycle ride in Ashgabat

A large-scale bicycle ride took place in Ashgabat in celebration of World Health Day with participation of President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov. The head of state kick started a 15-kilometer bicycle ride at the head of a cycling convoy.     The event also saw participation of the government officials, students of the capital’s higher education establishments, representatives of labor collectives, public organizations and establishments of Ashgabat.     Bicycle rides, cross-country races and other sporting events marking World Health Day were held in all regional centers of the...

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President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov Congratulates People of Turkmenistan on World Health Day
7 Apr
President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov Congratulates People of Turkmenistan on World Health Day

World Health Day, as a triumph of principles of friendship and peace, sports and humanism, occupies a special place in the national calendar symbolizing unity and cohesion of our society. Public physical and sports activities, recreational and cultural campaigns globally depict our independent country as the nation of health and inspiration, states the address by President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov.     Extensive scope of events organized on this occasion, specifically the successful continuation of the bike race that has started from the ancient Amul, and the track and field marathon along t...

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President of Turkmenistan demonstrates personal example of practicing various sports
6 Apr
President of Turkmenistan demonstrates personal example of practicing various sports

On April 5, 2018 following the standing rule to find time in his busy schedule for sports, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov together with the heads of military and law enforcement agencies and Ashgabat Khyakim ascended the Path of Health.      While ascending the Health Path, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov emphasized the importance of taking the complex approach to training highly skilled personnel for the military and law-enforcement agencies. The Turkmen leader gave a number of specific instructions on the military and patriotic education of personnel, their physical training, the c...

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 Heiti Mäemees is accredited as the Ambassador of Estonia to Turkmenistan
5 Apr
Heiti Mäemees is accredited as the Ambassador of Estonia to Turkmenistan

According to the request of President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, Chairperson of the Mejlis Gulshat Mammedova received the credentials of Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Estonia to Turkmenistan Heiti Mäemees.      On behalf of the Head of the State, the Speaker of National Parliament congratulated the guest on the appointment to high diplomatic post, having wished him success in the consolidation of friendship between two nations and in activation of Turkmen – Estonian cooperation.         Having expressed the gratitude for warm words, the Ambassador assured th...

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John Deere express the interest in activation of partnership with Turkmenistan
5 Apr
John Deere express the interest in activation of partnership with Turkmenistan

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov received Mark Von Pentz, the Head of Agricultural and Turf Equipment Division of John Deere Company.      During the conversation, Turkmen leader and the businessman shared the opinions on the perspectives of bilateral relations in the context of agricultural reform in Turkmenistan. Having informed on the measures taken under the agreements achieved earlier, Mark Von Pentz made number of proposals on the expansion of cooperation including by the supply of advanced types of grain and cotton harvesters, which completely meet soil and climate conditions of the...

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 The meeting of the State Council of Security
4 Apr
The meeting of the State Council of Security

On April 3, 2018, the President of Turkmenistan, Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of the country, Army General Gurbanguly Berdymuhamedov conducted an out-of-office meeting of the State Security Council which summed up the activities of military and law enforcement bodies for the first quarter of 2018 and concretized the main lines of work of the security agencies for the near future.     Touching upon the topic of raising the qualification of the officers, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov instructed to pay attention to the creation of all conditions for the successful perform...

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