News 15 march 2017

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President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov and Emir Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani specify the priorities of Turkmen – Qatar cooperation

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Turkmenistan pays great attention to the development of cooperation with Qatar both in bilateral format and under dynamically developing dialog with the Middle East countries. Diplomatic relations between two states were established in 1996.


The President of Turkmenistan familiarizes with activity of Al Shakab Equestrian Centre

Organization and activity of the famous equestrian centre was introduced to the Head of Turkmenistan. The model of the centre with all arenas of this unique facility, which is built in the shape of horseshoe and including riding halls and open fields for show jumping and dressage, tribunes and everything what is necessary for training process and competitions were presented to the attention of high-ranking guest.


Trade and infrastructural development are outlined as the main vectors of Turkmen – Qatar economic partnership

Opportunity of regular trade exhibitions and business forums, specialized fairs of goods made in Turkmenistan and Qatar, opening of Trade Chambers in the capitals of both states was reviewed during the negotiations. In this regards, the effectiveness of the first Turkmen – Qatar business forum, which was held the day before the visit and resulted in important agreements, was highlighted.

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Turkmenistan and Qatar confirmed their commitment to interaction within the framework of international organizations

The coincidence of positions on issues of interaction within the framework of international structures, first of all, the United Nations, the Islamic Cooperation Organization and others has also been highlighted.


Turkmenistan invited Qatari transport and logistics companies to joint cooperation

At the Turkmen-Qatar talks at the highest level in Doha, the importance of the initiative to create international transport and transit corridors that would contribute to the further development of economic relations between the countries of Central Asia and the Middle East was noted.


The spring planting campaign starts on March 18


Thousands of citizens of Turkmenistan will take part in the spring planting campaign.

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President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov arrives in Doha on a state visit

From the airport, the cortege of the President of Turkmenistan headed to the official residence in St. Regis Doha hotel.


Surgeries successfully performed in the Clinical Research Centre for Eye Diseases

photo: Hasan MAGADOV

There are two children’s eye protection departments supplied with the diagnostic and therapeutic equipment in the Scientific and Clinical Center. The centre has five departments: treatment of children’s eye diseases, general eye diseases, emergency care, laser treatment and clinical laboratory.