News 14 march 2017
The programme of the Days included such events as the concert of art masters, exhibition of decorative and applied arts items and museum values, printing media dedicated to achievements of independent neutral Motherland in different spheres and to 2017 Asian Games in Ashgabat, the meeting of art workers of both states.
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Government visit of President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov to Qatar on March 15 to give new dynamics to bilateral cooperation
Consolidation of such cooperation on bilateral and multilateral level under largets international organizations including the United Nations, Islamic Cooperation Organization, Non-Alignment Movement and other competent structures takes place in the context of activation of Turkmenistan partnership with Arab world countries. Establishment of friendship relations and cooperation with these countries is one of the priorities of foreign policy doctrine of our state.
The concept of the 2017 Asian Games that will bring together athletes from Asian countries and Oceania was presented during the bilateral business forum in Doha. For the first time in the history of the Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games, 21 sports will be included into the programme of the 2017 Asian Games. The programme of the previous games included 12 sports with participation of 43 countries.
Participants of the Caspian Educational Programme exchange views on the draft of the Convention on the legal status of the Caspian Sea
The 10-day training brought together specialists of various ministries and departments of Azerbaijan, Iran, Kazakhstan, Russia and their Turkmen colleagues – specialists of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the State Enterprise on the Caspian Sea under the President of Turkmenistan, the State Committee of Turkmenistan on Environment Protection and Land Resources, the State Service of Maritime and River Transportation, the State Committee for Tourism, the National Committee for Hydrometeorology under the Cabinet of Ministers of Turkmenistan, the State Committee for Fishing Industry, the Turkmenneft and Turkmengas State Concerns as well as the State Border service of Turkmenistan.
The Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs of Turkmenistan presents investment projects to Qatar businessmen
To date, representatives of non-state sector of Turkmenistan have successfully developed business in construction, agriculture, food and textile industry, trade and services, as well as in education and tourism. About 160,000 new jobs were created at enterprises and organizations of UIET.
Participants of Turkmen – Qatar business forum discuss new ways of cooperation in fuel and energy sphere
Cooperation in fuel and energy complex is the main subject of the forum. Potential hydrocarbon reserves of Turkmenistan make around 71 billion tons of oil equivalent where 53 billion are at onshore deposits and 18 billion tons in offshore fields.
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Growing export capabilities of textile industry of Turkmenistan are among the subjects of the forum. Currently, more than 70 enterprises of the Ministry of Textile Industry supply their productions to more than 30 countries – Europe, USA, Canada, Russia, Turkey, etc. Accumulation of production powers of the branch allows expanding the variety of high quality products and export geography.