News 23 january 2017

2017 Выборы Президента Туркменистана

The regular meetings of the electorates of regions with candidates will be held on January 25

According to the CEC, the meeting with Bekmyrat Atalyev will take place at the State Drama Theatre named after M. Kemine of Mary velayat, Ramazan Durdyev – in the khyakimlik of Turkmenabat city of Lebap velayat, Meretdurdy Gurbanov – at the State Drama Theatre named after N.Andalib of Dashoguz velayat, Serdar Jelilov – in a Cultural-Sports Center of the Turkmenbashi Refinery Complex of Balkan velayat, Suleimannepes Nurnepesov – in a Culture Home of Anau town of Akhal velayat.

2017 Выборы Президента Туркменистана

Meeting of Lebap velayat’s voters with candidate Bekmyrat Atalyev

An election agent of B.Atalyev familiarized the assembled people with the biography of the candidate, pegged for by the Party of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs of Turkmenistan, who has supervisory work experience.

2017 Выборы Президента Туркменистана

Jumanazar Annaev told about the electoral programme to voters of Mary velayat

An election agent of J.Annaev acquainted with a biography, the candidate’s personal and business qualities, characterized him as a responsible and conscientious person.

2017 Выборы Президента Туркменистана

Serdar Jelilov held a meeting with voters of Akhal velayat

An election agent of S.Jelilov characterized the candidate as the worthy man, conscientious and competent professional, with good organizational skills.

2017 Выборы Президента Туркменистана

Ramazan Durdyev presided over a meeting with electorates of the country’s Northern region

An election agent of the candidate acquainted people, assembled with the biography of R.Durdyev, defining him as the worthy man, conscientious and competent specialist.

2017 Выборы Президента Туркменистана

Meretdurdy Gurbanov answered the questions of Balkan velayat’s voters

An election agent of the candidate, pegged for by the initiative group of citizens, told about the biography of M.Gurbanov, noting the work experience in the field of agriculture, professionalism and responsibility.

In the spotlight

Turkmen President got familiarized with the situation on the largest construction sites in Lebap welayat

Medical complex with a total area of over 47.6 thousand square meters is being built by ES “Nahal”, a member of the Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs of Turkmenistan, and consists of two main buildings - a five-storey building with 676 places, which will house the main department of the hospital, and a three-storey building with 160 beds – for communicable disease . Construction and installation works have been completed, internal and external finishing and equipping with state of art medical equipment is currently on the way. The Head of State noted that the possibilities offered by this unique institution will allow to take patients from abroad, especially from ...


Foundations of new mining industry in the country are laid in potassium complex being built in Garlyk

Garlyk settlement was established in 2011 for the personnel of the largest in the Central Asia complex for production of potassium fertilizers and cement plant located nearby. All modern communications including railroad are laid to the settlement.

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President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov assesses the efficiency of comprehensive strategy of improvement of the regions in Lebap Velayat

Big changes, including those related to rapid industrialization of national economy complex, rational and efficient use of the richest resources of Turkmen land, undergo in the region.


New facility to supplement water supply system of Dashoguz Velayat

Batyr Urayev

New enterprises and water lines are built under the general programme for provision of the population of the rural areas with purified drinking water; existing communications are reconstructed and brought to accordance with modern requirements. New drinking water plants are built in Gyorogly, Turkmenbashy and Boldumsaz etraps.

In the spotlight

Turkmen president met with the construction workers of the largest Central Asian Medical Center in Turkmenabat

Health and education are the basic systems of the society, said the Head of State, motivating young workers to improve skills and to strive for professional and personal growth. The Head of State thanked the construction workers for their efforts and expressed confidence that it will also be appreciated by residents of other countries who will come for treatment at the new medical center in Turkmenabat.


New compressor station will be built at the Turkmen section of the TAPI interstate gas pipeline

Vladimir KOMAROV

Highly qualified specialists, who take an active part in the implementation of the national strategy on the diversification of natural gas supply from Turkmenistan to the world markets, develop the new gas route.

2017 Asian

In the framework of the preparations for the V Asian Games, Turkmen bowling players to participate in two international tournaments

Alexander KRAVTSOV,
photo: Yuri SHKURIN

The National Federation is a member of the Asia Bowling Federation. For the first time, the national team of Turkmenistan participated in the international tournament – 24th Asian Tenpin Bowling Championship in Hong Kong in September, 2016.