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An International Transport and Logistics Conference in Avaza
6 May
An International Transport and Logistics Conference in Avaza

On May 4-5, 2017 an International Transport and Logistics Conference was held  in Avaza. Among attenders of the conference are high-ranking officials from ministries and sectoral agencies, experts, investors, representatives of international organizations, banking institutions, transport, logistics and shipping companies, and the mass media from scores of countries of Europe, Asia and America. In this context, the conference participants discussed the prospects for closer cooperation in the transport-communications sector, in strengthening the material-technical base of railway, motor, and ma...

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Meeting of the Intergovernmental Turkmen-Kazakh commission
4 May
Meeting of the Intergovernmental Turkmen-Kazakh commission

On May 3, 2017 in Ashgabat, was held the regular meeting of the Joint intergovernmental Turkmen-Kazakh commission on trade-economic, scientific-technical and cultural cooperation. A representative delegation headed by First Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Askar Mamin, arrived in the Turkmen capital to participate in the meeting.   The parties discussed a number of steps designed to promote the diversification of partnership in the trade and economic sphere, and to increase trade turnover. An interest was expressed in strengthening cooperation in the field of agriculture,...

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Culture Days of Palestine in Turkmenistan
4 May
Culture Days of Palestine in Turkmenistan

On May 3, 2017 Ashgabat hosted Culture Days of the State of Palestine in Turkmenistan. The event was organized by the Palestinian Embassy in Ashgabat and the Ministry of Culture of our country.    The solemn ceremony took place at the Palace of Mukams of the State Cultural Center, which brought together representatives of the country’s relevant agency, the sphere of culture and art, public, diplomatic missions accredited to Ashgabat, mass media, teachers and students of creative universities. Among the guests were the delegation of business circles of Palestine, arrived to participate in the...

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Turkmenistan celebrates Turkmen Horse Day
1 May
Turkmenistan celebrates Turkmen Horse Day

On April 30, 2017 Turkmenistan celebrated the Turkmen Horse Day. The major festivities took place at the International Akhal-Teke Equestrian Center near Ashgabat with participation of President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov. Thousands of Turkmen citizens and numerous guests of the country gathered in the International Akhal-Teke Equestrian Complex, which turned into a huge demonstration site, where the national culture and traditions of the Turkmen people are represented in all diversity. On the territory of the complex there was a large exhibition of arts and crafts, paintings and other works,...

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Dun Melegush received the title of "The most beautiful Akhal-Teke horse of the Year"
30 Apr
Dun Melegush received the title of "The most beautiful Akhal-Teke horse of the Year"

On April 29, 2017 Akhal-Teke Horse Complex hosted an exhibition of the best Akhal-Teke horses. One by one, 10 recognized best Akhal-Teke hourses from Ashkhabad, Akhal, Balkan, Lebap, Dashoguz and Mary velayats came to the observation deck. The show presenters represented each horse, called its name and data of the owner. Numerous admirers of "heavenly horses" got an excellent opportunity to get acquainted with elite specimens of the legendary breed - the contenders for the title of "The most beautiful Akhal-Teke horse of the Year". Racers appeared in all their magnificent exposures - under t...

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President of Turkmenistan won in horse races
30 Apr
President of Turkmenistan won in horse races

On April 29, 2017 President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov won the festive races in the Akhal-Teke Horse Complex, held in honor of the Day of the Turkmen Horse, which is celebrated every last Sunday of April. In addition to the head of state, 6 experienced riders from each of the five velayats (regions) of the country and the city of Ashkhabad took part in the arrival of the jockey-mentors at a distance of 1200 meters. President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov overcame this distance in 1 minute 25 seconds and won the race.

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