News 2 october 2017

In the spotlight

The Heads of Turkmenistan and Russia speak to the representatives of mass media

Making comments on the outcomes of high-level meeting, Turkmen leader highlighted constructive character of the talks that went in the atmosphere of openness, understanding and trust. The conditions and perspectives of Turkmen – Russian relations were discusses and specific directions of further cooperation were outlined.

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The Turkmen leader awarded the President of Russia the Order «For the contribution to development of cooperation»

As the Turkmen leader underlined, the given decision is a recognition of merits of the President of the Russian Federation in development and strengthening of the Turkmen-Russian relations, a powerful contribution to maintenance of peace and expansion of international cooperation.

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The president of Turkmenistan was decorated with the Order of Alexander Nevsky

Having expressed his sincere gratitude to President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin for his honour, the Turkmen leader noticed that he accepts this honourable award as a sign of respect for all Turkmen people, a symbol of steady growth and all-round strengthening of traditionally friendly Turkmen-Russian relations. We intend to do henceforth all necessary for all-round strengthening of interstate dialogue and are ready to intensify all available solid potential of Turkmen-Russian partnership, the head of the state told.

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The President of Turkmenistan holds video conference session

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Heads of the regions reported on the situation, rates of crops sowing and cotton harvest, implementation of national rural programme and conditions of works at construction sites in the velayats.

Cooperation

Turkmenistan and Russia intend to expand cooperation in humanitarian sphere

They include Agreement on Continuation of Cooperation between the Ministry of Culture of Turkmenistan and the Institute of History of Material History of Russian Federation (Sankt Petersburg);

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It was signed a package of the Turkmen-Russian agreements

Presidents Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov and Vladimir Putin put their signatures to the Joint Statement and a Treaty on Strategic Partnership between Turkmenistan and the Russian Federation.

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Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov: visit of the President of Russia has given distinct reference points for the further joint activity

In our country they know and love multinational Russian culture, literature, language and at the state level they promote their popularisation and development, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov told at the negotiations held in the Palace complex "Oguzhan" with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin.

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Turkmen leader hopes for adoption of the Convention on Caspian Sea status

Plenty has been done in this direction recently. Joint work for Convention on the Status of Caspian Sea is coming to an end, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov said, having expressed his hope that it would be signed at the next V Summit of Caspian States.

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The priorities of the Turkmen-Russian trade and economic partnership outlined in Ashgabat

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

The parties noted its progressive and stable nature. Despite the objective difficulties associated with the situation in the global economy, Russia continues to be one of Turkmenistan's largest trading partners.

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The President of Turkmensitan notes special importance of current visit of Vladimir Putin

Current visit of the President of Russia to Turkmenistan is seen as important stage of further consolidation and improvement of strategic partnership relations.

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The Presidents of Turkmenistan and Russia discussed the situation in Central Asia

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Turkmenistan holds in respect and understanding for the interests of Russia in Central Asia – political, economic, humanitarian, considers the Russian approaches to the developments in the region as stabilizing, imparting stability and harmony to it, the Turkmen leader said.

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High-level one-on-one Russian – Turkmen talks are held in Ashgabat

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

The Head of Russian Federation was met by the officials at Ashgabat International Airport decorated by the State Flags of two friendly countries. The Guard of Honour was lined up along the carpet from the plane to honour high-rank guest.

Culture

The concert of Igor Moiseyev Dance Ensemble opens the Days of Russian Culture

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Current events, organized according to the Programme of cooperation between two ministries for 2015 – 2017, is one of remarkable steps in further closer relations of two great cultures and nations.