News 23 february 2017
* * * By the Decree of President, Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, Major-General Begench Atayevich Gundogdiyev is appointed as the Head of the State Border Guard Service – the Commander of Border Guard troops.
The first studies on planting fine-staple cotton varieties in oasis grounds started about a hundred years ago. At first, experiments were held on test areas, and, starting from the 1930s, the selective seed-production work was carried out. Scientific research offered a powerful incentive to the development of the most important industry of the agro-industrial sector, which represents today an extensive network of agro-industrial enterprises - cotton and seed farms, ginning, cotton spinning and textile factories, oil production industry.
Tennis players from Ashgabat demonstrated the best results among men and won the first place. Turkmenbashi tennis players won five of six games and won the second place.
In the spotlight
Range of organizational and personnel issues was reviewed during the session of the State Security Council
Opening the session, the Head of the State informed that the main agenda of the current session is the approval of the structure of the State Security Council of Turkmenistan and the appointment of the heads of military and law enforcement agencies.
The exhibition demonstrated not only the export potential, but also the strong interest of Turkish business in the Turkmen market, which is growing dramatically and attracting attention of foreign business circles by new forms and areas of long-term cooperation.