News 29 january 2017

2017 Asian

The National Institute of Sport and Tourism hosted the Conference entitled «Asiada – 2017: Health. Inspiration. Friendship»

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

The forum was preceded by demonstration of more than 20 sports included in the program of integrated competitions of continental level.

People

Social project for construction of free accommodations for disabled persons starts in Balkanabat

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

The project provides for ramps, handrails, wider doorways etc. Moreover, the apartments will fully comply with high requirements currently imposed on modern housing, including convenient layout, rooms with high ceilings allowing more light and wider kitchens.

Sport

Winners of Turkmenistan Fencing Championship are defined

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Men Sabre competitions were the most spectacular. Repeated winner of national tournaments in this category Muhammed Gochmyradov and prize winner of numerous international competitions Serdar Bayramov (both from Ashgabat team) met in the final match.

2017 Выборы Президента Туркменистана

Comment

Health care, sports and tourism – important areas of the state social strategy

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Public health, development of physical culture and sports movement in the country as well as implementation of its tourist potential through international cooperation – all these three important areas have been united in one significant for Turkmenistan project – the 2017 Asian Games.

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Osty Gala ancient settlement is one of historical monuments located in Farab etrap, Lebap Velayat

Marstal Bektasov,
photo by author

The settlement was intentionally established at the elevation. In case of any threat, local residents lit the fire, which could be seen from far distance including to the population of Bitik Gala settlement located 40 km away. Teacher of two local schools No. 13 and 14 arrange the tours for the pupils, introducing unique pages of the history of the homeland to the children.