News 2 march 2017

In the spotlight

The President of Turkmenistan focuses the attention of the leaders of security forces at integrated approach to military and legal reforms

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

First, the floor was given to Secretary of the State Security Council, Minister of Defence Ya. Berdiyev who reported to the Supreme Commander on realization of large-scale military reform aimed at steadfast improvement of National Army, training of professional personnel and establishment of favourable conditions for service and life of military staff.


Record daily natural gas production is achieved by Petronas Carigali (Turkmenistan) Sdn Bhd in the last year

Vladimir Komarov,
photo by author

From the start of production of the crude oil in 2009 from Diyabekir oil field and natural gas in 2011 from Magtumguly field, Malaysian PC(T)SB proved itself as the largest oil and gas producing company and supplier of natural gas in Turkmenistan. PETRONAS Carigali (Turkmenistan) Sdn Bhd, the subsidiary of PETRONAS Carigali Sdn Bhd started exploration, development and production activity in Turkmen sector of the Caspian Sea more than twenty years ago after signing of the Production Share Agreement on Block 1 contractual territory.


Children’s contest for the best dedication to the 2017 Asian Games summed up

Victoria NOVIKOVA,
photo: Hasan MAGADOV

Hundreds of schoolchildren presented their paintings and poems dedicated to the 2017 Asian Games and the Year of Health and Inspiration.


The Institute of International Relations hosts the Conference dedicated to the 25th anniversary of Turkmenistan membership in the UN

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Conference speakers highlighted that the United Nations Organization regards neutral Turkmenistan as a reliable and responsible partner and highly values the Turkmen side’s proactive approach to strengthening regional and international cooperation, and tackling vital global issues.

2017 Asian

Video presentation of Ashgabat Olympic village is held during the XIX Conference of Asian Sport Press Association

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

For popularization of the coming V Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games in our country in September, during the forum, the members of Turkmen delegation organized the exhibition, which rose keen interest of the participants of the conference.


Turkmen-Iranian business forum illustrates the willingness of IRI businessmen to promote economic cooperation with our country

State News Agency of Turkmenistan,
photo: Yuri SHKURIN

About 40 major Iranian companies that operate in such spheres as light and heavy industries, oil and gas and chemical industries, power industry, construction, food processing and other sectors were represented at this year’s specialized exhibition.

In the spotlight

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov: Multidimensional cooperation with the UN is the key vectors of foreign policy of Turkmenistan

Being the largest and most competent international structure, the United Nations forms the foundation of modern international relations system and serves as the guarantor in solution of topical issues of the present by political and diplomatic manner and negotiations, - the message says.