News 7 april 2017

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President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov participates in opening of super modern sport complex in Avaza

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Super modern sport complex that supplemented the infrastructure of Avaza would be universal educational and training centre for Turkmen athletes, good base for preparation of sportsmen and national teams in different sports including those included into the programme of V Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games. Besides, high level international competitions are able to be held there what would also promote improving prestige of the country in the sports world.

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President of Turkmenistan Receives Head of USA’s Nicklaus Design

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

At the meeting the sides exchanged views on the prospects of cooperation in the sphere of sports. Speaking in praise of our country’s success in physical training and sports, CEO of Nicklaus Design confirmed the company’s readiness to continue rendering comprehensive support to the development of such a globally popular sport as golf in Turkmenistan.

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President of Turkmenistan receives famous cultural figure of the Republic of Azerbaijan

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

President of Turkmenistan has noted that the countries bind the general historical roots, cultural traditions and spiritual and moral values, the evidence to that are the steps taken by both parties on strengthening of neighborliness and cooperation relations, including in the cultural and humanitarian sphere.

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President of Turkmenistan Receives the Governor of Astrakhan Region of the Russian Federation

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov stressed the specific importance attached to the strengthening of cooperation with the Russian Federation and its regions including Astrakhan region. Turkmenistan has economic and humanitarian ties with this province, that are based on historically developed good neighbourly relations, said the National Leader.

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The Memorandum on developing cooperation between parliamentarians of Turkmenistan and Russia signed

The ceremony of signing the document took place within the framework of the visit of the delegation of the Liberal Democratic Party of Russia headed by Vladimir Zhirinovsky, who arrived in Turkmenistan on the invitation of the Chairperson of the Mejlis of Turkmenistan.

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President of Turkmenistan receives the Chairman of the Liberal Democratic Party of Russia

As Vladimir Zhirinovsky noted, he sincerely admires Turkmenistan's achievements on the way of radical reforms, the key goal of which is the progressive development of the state and society, the creation of all conditions for the prosperous life of the Turkmen people. The LDPR Chairman congratulated President Gurbanguly Berdymuhamedov on the World Health Day and the success of the major sports forum held in Avaza, as well as with honorary awards that testify to the outstanding achievements of the Turkmen Leader in the development of sport and international cooperation in this field.

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Systematic Cooperation with WADA to Serve to Preserve the Purity of Turkmen Sport

The National Anti-Doping Agency was set up in Turkmenistan in 2017. With the purpose of educating Turkmen specialists on advanced anti-doping technologies, Ashgabat hosted the session of the Executive Committee of Central Asia Regional Anti-Doping Organization, and the training seminar to qualify national doping control officers. After the training, our specialists received certificates as doping control officers.

In the spotlight

President of Turkmenistan receives «Man of the Year» award of the Asian Chess Federation

The representative forum that brought together the state-members of the V Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games, the heads of the Olympic Council of Asia, international sports federations and organisations and the guests of honour – famous politicians, is dedicated to the World Health Day.

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The President of Turkmenistan delivers a speech at the congress dedicated to international cooperation in sports

Having expressed the gratitude to the guests for accepting the invitation and visiting Turkmenistan to take part in the sports congress, the Leader of the Nation said that we were glad to welcome our dear guests – the President of the Olympic Council of Asia, leaders of the Asian Olympic Committees, famous sportsmen and coaches from different countries, travellers and public figures, diplomats and representatives of mass media in the Avaza national tourism zone.

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President of Turkmenistan: rejection of racism, xenophobia, and extremism is firmly embedded in the ideology of the sports movement

In Turkmenistan, it is brought up in people from childhood, in schools, universities, army units, manifested in the hospitality and goodwill of our compatriots in relation to representatives of foreign countries, regardless of their nationality or religion. Our country in practice confirms its adherence to the high humanistic ideals of the international sports movement.

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Karate-Do 10th Dan awarded to President of Turkmenistan for the contribution to the sports movement development

President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov stated that he considered this award as a token of the recognition of Turkmenistan’s efforts in developing sports and physical culture, the active role of our country in the international sports movement, its deep commitment to the high ideals of the Olympic movement and strengthening the role of sports in intensifying friendship and mutual understanding between peoples.

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President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov participates in International Sport Congress in Avaza

The organizers of the event are the Executive Committee for Preparation to V Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games, the State Committee of Turkmenistan for Sports and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan.

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The President of Turkmenistan and the Head of the Asian Olympic Council discuss the aspects of cooperation

Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah noted that owing to huge attention paid by the Head of the State to the development of this sphere, Turkmenistan becomes the place of prestigious international sport competitions. The fact that Ashgabat was selected for V Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games is a bright evidence to this.

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President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov congratulates the compatriots on the World’s Health Day

According to good tradition, opening ceremonies of new production, social, cultural, scientific, educational, sport and recreational facilities and bright cultural events are held in Ashgabat, regional centres, cities and etraps.