News 21 february 2017


25th anniversary of Turkmen – Afghan diplomatic relations is a topic of the briefing with participation of personnel of foreign policy departments of two countries

Inna Burova,
photo by Hasan Magadov

Photo exhibition demonstrating important events in the history of bilateral cooperation was expanded at the small conference hall of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs where the briefing took place. Interstate dialog with Afghanistan, which one of the first recognized the independence and neutrality of our country, is developed in the spirit of good neighbourhood and constructive cooperation.


Export capabilities of Turkish economy are presented at the exposition in Ashgabat

State News Agency of Turkmenistan,
photo by Yuri Shkurin

Large delegation of more than 160 representatives of the government structures of Turkey, leaders and specialists of 60 companies interested in steadfast development of fruitful cooperation with our country arrived to Ashgabat for participation in the review. Manufacturing company, which for the first time presents their capabilities and advanced technologies in Turkmenistan, make considerable part of the exhibitors. Many of them are well aware of versatile economic potential of our country and aim at expansion of the partnership.

In the spotlight

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov addressesthe greetings to the participants of the Exhibition of Export Goods of Turkish Republic

This exhibition is a good opportunity for business circles of two states to share the vision and experience in wide implementation of advanced methods and high technologies, outlining of perspective directions of cooperation.


Turkmen Ice Hockey National Team continues winning group series at Asian Winter Olympics in Sapporo

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Four goals have been shot by the youngest player and best scorer in the Turkmen national team, attacker of the capital’s Club “Oguzhan”, 18-year-old Baymyrat Baymyratov. Three goals have been scored by Ezizmuhammed Akmuhammedov and skipper Ahmed Kurbanov have scored two points. Special mention should be made of our goaltenders Kerimli Charyev and Rahman Myradov.


Turkmen sportsmen win silver and two bronzes at 2017 Moscow Wushu Stars Tournament

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

The competition has brought together more than 200 fighters from 16 countries such as China, Spain, Germany, the Czech Republic, Poland, Israel, France, Turkey, etc. Competitions are held in six medal events.