News 15 may 2017

People

In Ashgabat buses with symbols of Asian indoor and martial arts games-2017 were launched into service

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Colourful buses with the logo of the Asian indoor and martial arts games, a silhouette of the Akhalteke racer, a bright figured mascot and nice alabai Vepaly on board will create high spirits at passengers and will add the city’s streets original strokes.

People

Children from neighbouring Uzbekistan have come to Avaza for holidays

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

The delegation from the brotherly state at the head of deputy prime minister of the Republic of Uzbekistan, chairman of the committee of women of Uzbekistan T.Narbaeva arrived at the invitation of President Gurbanguly Berdymuhamedov which was made by the head of Turkmen state in the beginning of May in during the telephone conversation with President of the Republic Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoev.

2017 Asian

Presentation of V Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games was held in Baku

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

It displayed the exhibition dedicated to Asian Games 2017. He exposition demonstrated the periodic issues and booklets, textile production with the symbols of the coming large competitions in Ashgabat and the books by President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov.

Oficial

The President of Turkmenistan makes personnel decisions

By the Resolution of President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, Deputy Minister of Culture of Turkmenistan Atageldy Shamyradov is appointed as Acting Minister of Culture of Turkmenistan.

Sport

Turkmen weightlifters win the gold and bronze at IV Islamic Solidarity Games

State News Agency of Turkmenistan,
Photo by Dmitry Gorshkov

The silver prize was won by Gulnabat Kadyrova (up to 69 kg). The participant 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro with total count of clean and jerk 224 kg and 99 kg in snatch made new national records exceeding her previous one for 4 kg. in jerk, Turkmen weightlifter managed 115 kg.

Oficial

President of International Draughts Federation Vladimir Langin notes high level of Turkmen checkers players

Your players regularly win medals at different championships and owing to high results at the above-mentioned tournament, they deserved the right to participate in the World junior men and women championship in Bulgaria in September 2017 as well as in World men and women championship in Sankt-Petersburg (Russia) in October 2017, the message says.

Oficial

Tamash Aján expresses his gratitude to Turkmen Leader for Asian Championship

I was impressed by the beauty of the capital of Turkmenistan and the uniqueness of Ashgabat Olympic village. I am convinced that forthcoming V Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games will be successful, - the message says.