News 19 february 2017


Celebration concert in the capital Mukams Palace is dedicated to the State Flag Day

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

The bright vigorous statement devoted to the theme of sports, especially actual in the context of the motto of this year - year of health and inspiration and preparations of our country for the Asian indoor and martial arts games -2017 became its logic continuation. Performance made with enthusiasm by children's creative groups, reflected our confidence that the green banner of the fatherland as a symbol of sports victories of independent Turkmenistan will be lifted at the largest sports forums of the planet.

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Flower-laying ceremony to the Main Flag of the country is held in Ashgabat

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

The national flag of Turkmenistan was approved a quarter of the century back - on February 19, 1992. Within twenty five years our country under the green banner makes its modern history, confidently goes on the path of well-being and progress, reaching high boundaries of independent development.


28 transactions are registered at the trades of the State Commodity and Raw Materials Exchange of Turkmenistan for the last week

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

For the foreign currency one coloured and terry products in assortment, food wheat, cotton yarn, cotton fibre were realised. The countries-buyers: Russia, Turkey, Iran, Afghanistan, Georgia, Ukraine and others. The total amount of transactions exceeded 30 million 246 thousand US dollars.


Prominent foreign politicians congratulate President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov on the winning of the elections

Active involvement of Turkmen people to the elections on February 12 and election of Your Excellency for the third time to the highest government position are bright evidence of people’s support of your programmes in politics and social and economic development. I am pleased to note that owing to you, the relations and brotherhood between the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan and Turkmenistan were consolidated and are developed in all directions, which is indicated by realization of such large-scale infrastructural projects as TAPI gas main, Turkmenistan – Afghanistan – Tajikistan railroad, power line from Turkmenistan to Pakistan via Afghanistan. I am convinced that goodwill ...


Transport infrastructure network is expanded in Dashoguz by the government investments

Batyr Urayev

One of them is 140 and another 24 meters long. The bridges will have two lines by 9 meters of width with 3-meters separation line in the middle and 1.5-meters walkways on the sides. New transport communications, made accordingly of metal construction and reinforced concrete, are intended for long reliable unstoppable operation. They are designated for new modern settlement built in «Таzе yol» gengeshlyk.


Turkmen national team is the second in total team count of two large jujitsu tournaments in Thailand

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Few hundred wrestlers from Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore, Jordan, Tunisia, Vietnam and other countries arrived to Bangkok for participation in the tournaments. The competitions were held in three disciplines – the fights and two performances - «ne-waza» and «duo».

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President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdymuhamedov congratulated compatriots on the 25th anniversary since the establishment of the National Flag

Implementing the policy aimed at ensuring the people’s happy and prosperous life, we are guided by a motto “The State is for the People!”. In the context of this principle, we attach particular importance to the economic power growth, the social sphere empowerment, continuous improvement of the people’s living standards. In all sectors of the economy, in the spheres of science, education, healthcare, sport, culture, tourism, we are successfully performing change integration, and implementing national programs. The construction of residential luxury buildings, medical and entertainment centers, kindergartens, secondary schools, culture ...