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Week of Culture begins in Turkmenistan
23 Jun
Week of Culture begins in Turkmenistan

A Week of Culture has kicked off at a ceremony in Akhal province of Turkmenistan. The annual event is held alternately in one of the five provinces of the country. The forum is timed to Day of Culture and Art Workers that this year was merged with Day of Poetry of Magtymguly Fraghi in accordance with the decree by President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov. A festive concert was held during the opening ceremony of the Week of Culture 2018, featuring songs on Magtymguly’s verses and modern songs. www.turkmenistan.ru

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 Turkmenistan initiates the creation of a regional un structure on water issues
20 Jun
Turkmenistan initiates the creation of a regional un structure on water issues

On June 20, 2018, President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov left for a working visit to the Republic of Tajikistan in order to participate in the High-Level International Conference on the UN Decade of Action "Water for Sustainable Development, 2018-2028".     The President of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan Mamnun Hussein, the Head of the Executive power of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan Abdullah Abdullah, the UN Deputy Secretary-General Liu Zhenming, high-ranking delegations from more than 110 countries, representatives of a number of United Nations, international and region...

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Turkmenistan elected to UN Economic and Social Council for 2019-2021
16 Jun
Turkmenistan elected to UN Economic and Social Council for 2019-2021

Turkmenistan has been elected to the UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) for 2019-2021. The election took place at the 96th meeting of the 72nd session of the UN General Assembly. ECOSOC is the key UN body that serves a platform for discussion of international economic and social issues and provision of recommendations in this area. This body accounts for over 70 percent of all UN resources.     Congratulating the people of the country on this event, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov confirmed Turkmenistan's commitment to taking active part in addressing the challenges of our time....

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The holiday of Oraza Bairam was celebrated in Turkmenistan
16 Jun
The holiday of Oraza Bairam was celebrated in Turkmenistan

June 15, 2018 in Turkmenistan was widely celebrated the holiday of Oraza Bairam, which marks the end of fasting in the holy month of Ramadan and is one of the five pillars of Islam.     In the morning, a festive prayer was read in all the mosques of Turkmenistan. By tradition, it is customary to commemorate deceased relatives on this day, after which people begin a celebration with their families at a festive table. Also on this day it is customary to visit relatives, friends and relatives, and also to receive guests.     President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov congratulated the people of Turkme...

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The international scientific conference started in Ashgabat
13 Jun
The international scientific conference started in Ashgabat

In Ashgabat, the international conference "Science, Technology and Innovative Technologies", timed to the Day of Science, began its work.     In the work of the forum, in addition to Turkmen scientists, representatives of scientific circles from more than thirty countries of the world take part. Among them, scientists from Russia, the United States, Japan, the Republic of Korea, China, Britain, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Turkey and other countries.     The reports sounded on the first day of the forum were devoted to actual theoretical and practical issues of introducing advanced develop...

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The Mejlis of Turkmenistan ratified the new Agreements
12 Jun
The Mejlis of Turkmenistan ratified the new Agreements

During the second session Mejlis adopted Resolutions on Ratification of the Agreement on Extradition between Turkmenistan and United Arab Emirates, on Ratification of the Agreement on mutual legal aid on criminal cases between Turkmenistan and United Arab Emirates, on Ratification of the Agreement between the Government of Turkmenistan and the Government of United Arab Emirates on fight against terrorism, organized crime, combat illicit trafficking of narcotic drugs, psychotropic substances and their precursor as well as other criminal activities, on the accession to Convention for the Suppres...

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