News 20 january 2017

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Priority aspects of internal and foreign policy of Turkmenistan are discussed during the session of the Cabinet of Ministers

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Speaking of the agenda, the Head of the State gave floor to deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers B. Hojamammedov. The Vice-premier reported on the activity undertaken for financial support of agricultural producers in the country.

2017 Выборы Президента Туркменистана

There was the meeting of voters with the candidate Meretdurdy Gurbanov in Akhal velayat

The trustee of the candidate familiarized participants with the biography and personal and professional qualities of M.Gurbanov nominated by the initiative group of citizens and described him as an honest, responsible and competent manager.

2017 Выборы Президента Туркменистана

There was the meeting of voters of Dashoguz velayat with the candidate Bekmyrat Atalyev

In the hall of the State drama theater named after N.Andalib brought together representatives of city public, elders, employees of various institutions and companies, the media and youth. In the speech of the candidate trusted person was given the characteristic of personal and professional qualities of B.Atalyev, his professional activities in the banking sector.

2017 Выборы Президента Туркменистана

In Turkmenbashi Ramazan Durdyev has met with electorate

The participants were familiarized with the biography of the candidate nominated by the initiative group of citizens, with his personal and professional qualities. The trustee of R.Durdyev described him as a highly skilled specialist and respected person.

2017 Выборы Президента Туркменистана

In Turkmenabat voters have met with the candidate Jumanazar Annaev

The trustee of the candidate recounted J.Annaev’s biography, having called to vote for this nomination in the upcoming presidential election on February 12, 2017.

2017 Выборы Президента Туркменистана

Maksat Annanepesov has met with voters of Mary velayat

The trustee of the candidate presented M.Annanepesov's biography, describing the candidate as an ambitious, competent and experienced professional.

In the spotlight

The Head of the State inspects the transports for the participants and guests of V Asian Games

Minister of Automobile Transport A. Aydogdiyev reported on the plans for procurement of buses and other types of vehicles for V Asian Games and informed on their technical features.

2017 Asian

Turkmen billiard players train to represent the country in V Asian games

Evgeniy Ivannikov

- We do the training for the main event of 2017, the V Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games. Our federation was established on June 12, 2005 and we started it with familiarization tournament where everybody were invited.


Draft Concept of the presidency of Turkmenistan in the IFSA in 2017 – 2019 is developed

As is known special round table session on August 23 of the last year, where representatives of the founders of the Fund, international organizations and competent financial structures took part, was dedicated to the discussion of the Concept of Turkmenistan’s presidency in the IFSA during next three years.


The President of Turkmenistan expresses the condolences to his Iranian colleague with regards to human victims resulted after collapse of the trade centre in Teheran

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

On behalf of the people and Government of Turkmenistan as well as personally, the Head of the State conveyed the words of sympathy and support in this hard moment to all relatives and friends of the deceased and wishes of speedy recovery to the injured.


30 thousand cubic meters water purifying facility complex is put into operation in Lebap Velayat

The complex is equipped with modern pumps, filters, energy, laboratory and other hardware and instruments from the leading manufacturers from USA and Germany.


Turkmen schoolchildren’s success at the International Zhautykov Olympiad in Almaty

Victoria NOVIKOVA,
photo: Arslan HODJIYEV

The representatives of our country achieved one of the best team results, demonstrating the high level of knowledge in mathematics and physics. Tenth-grader Jepbar Asgarov (the State Boarding School for Gifted Children) and Resul Mamiyev (Specialized School No. 57, Ashgabat) received silver medals, Rahman Agamuradov, and Kemal Kochekov (Specialized School No. 57, Ashgabat) were awarded with bronze medals.