News 11 december 2017

In the spotlight

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs hosts the conference dedicated to the 10th anniversary of the UNRCCA

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary General, the Head of the UN Regional Centre for Preventive Diplomacy for Central Asia, the Executive Secretary of the UN European Economic Commission, the UN Permanent Coordinator, the UNDP Permanent Representative in Turkmenistan, the Head of the OSCE in Ashgabat were among the participants. The representatives of the UN Mission of Support of Afghanistan and other international organizations including the SCO and the CIS, diplomatic missions accredited in or country as well as mass media took part in the Conference.

In the spotlight

The countries of the region are willing to continue close cooperation with the UNRCCA

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

The perspectives of extended cooperation in the region and preventive efforts including under the Action Programme of the UNRCCA in 2018 – 2020 were the subjects of interested exchange of the opinions. In this context, the number of specific proposals on regional cooperation under support of the United Nations has been reviewed.

Cooperation

The model of Turkmen neutrality is the phenomenon of the international diplomacy

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

The forum dedicated to the 22nd anniversary of permanent neutrality of Turkmenistan brought together the heads of foreign-policy agencies in foreign states, the heads of diplomatic missions and international organisations as well as teachers and students of the Institute of International Relations of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan, and journalists.

In the spotlight

President of Rönesans Holding informs the Turkmen leader on the progress in implementing projects

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Expressing gratitude for the opportunity of a personal meeting, the guest cordially congratulated the President of Turkmenistan and Turkmen people on the International Day of Neutrality and addressed the best wishes.

Oficial

Foreign colleagues and high-profile politicians congratulate the President of Turkmenistan on the International Day of Neutrality

''The international community highly appreciated the principles of neutrality, peacefulness and good-neighborliness, prioritized by the foreign policy of Turkmenistan. I would like to emphasize the inviolability of friendship and cooperation between our countries, which comprehensively promote the development of partnership in various fields'', said President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko in his congratulatory address.

In the spotlight

Head of «Chalyk Holding» informed on advancement of a number of joint projects

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Warmly having exchanged greeting with the head of state and having expressed his gratitude for the personal meeting, the guest warmly congratulated the Turkmen leader on the International Day of Neutrality. Having addressed his wishes of sound health and successes in his many-sided activity and also well-being, the head of Turkish holding expressed confidence that the international public highly appreciates achievements of Turkmenistan on the way of sovereign development and the further prosperity of the country.

In the spotlight

«Hyundai Engineering Co., Ltd» is interested in expansion of cooperation with Turkmenistan

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Having expressed his gratitude for possibility to discuss issues of mutually beneficial cooperation, the businessman congratulated the head of state on International Day of Neutrality which these days is widely marked by the world community. Having also congratulated the head of state on good results of Turkmen sportsmen at the 5th Asian indoor and martial arts games, Sung San Rok underlined that it is a bright indicator of confident advancement of the country by the way of progress.

People

The ceremony of handing passports to new citizens of the country

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Persons being admitted to citizenship of Turkmenistan, in their speeches expressed words of gratitude to the head of state for great attention, paid to solving the problems of stateless persons, creation of all conditions for their prosperous life.

People

Narcotic drugs and psychotropic substances, seized during the special-forces raid, are destroyed

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

The event was attended by the leaders of force structure of Turkmenistan, representatives of foreign diplomatic missions, accredited to our country and international organizations, including the UN Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), OSCE, NGOs, mass media. Among the attendees were also the honorable elders – wise counselors in providing the harmonious development of society, as well as numerous students who came here to say their decided “no” to drugs. On this occasion, students of the art school organized an exhibition of their works, the keynote of which became the rejection of threats and challenges of modernity and healthy lifestyle promotion.

People

Social infrastructure facilities come into operation in regions and Ashgabat

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

A new shopping center, Bereketli, with a market has opened its doors in Ashgabat’s residential neighborhood Parakhat-7. The complex’s roofed market area houses retail units selling vegetables, fruits, melons, watermelons, pumpkins, and greens – the bounties of fertile Turkmen land. Butcher and fish stalls are also at the disposal of shoppers here.

In the spotlight

President of Turkmenistan Addresses Greetings to Participants of Forum Dedicated to International Neutrality Day

It is symbolic that this representative forum is taking place during the days when all member states to the Community of Nations, together with the people of Turkmenistan, are widely celebrating the triumph of the policy of neutrality in international relations. By remaining committed to the policy of neutrality and principles of peacefulness, Turkmenistan is unwavering in pursuing its foreign policy strategy aimed at positive cooperation that meets national and universal interests, states the message.