News 16 may 2017

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Ashgabat hosted the International Conference on the 25th anniversary of adopting the Constitution of Turkmenistan

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

The forum, organized by the Mejlis, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Ministry of Education and the Political Council of the Democratic Party, was attended by deputies of the national parliament, Cabinet members, the heads of diplomatic missions accredited in our country, representatives of the United Nations Development Program, the UN Regional Center for Preventive Diplomacy for Central Asia, the UN Children’s Fund and other reputable international organizations, various ministries and departments, mass media, as well as scientists, political analysts, lawyers, public figures, lecturers and students of the country’s higher educational institutions and students of ...


Asian Kickboxing Confederation President congratulates Turkmen athletes on their success at the Asian Championship

The head of the Confederation also expressed his gratitude for the high-level organization of the Championship, and for the warm hospitality and consideration.


Exhibition of photo artists of the Country of the rising Sun is dedicated to the 25th anniversary of Turkmen – Japanese relations

Tamara Glazunova,
photo by Yuri Shkurin

As expected the exposition was opened by the blossoming sakura presented in two works by Risaku Suzuki. Sakura, the symbol of Japan, is a decorative cherry tree that turns into blossom with white and pink flowers in the spring. The author managed to transfer his admiration with this unique plant.


Arslanbek Achilov holds fastest win on the ring of IV Islamic Games in Baku

State News Agency of Turkmenistan,
Photo by Dmitry Gorshkov

Now, the participant of 2017 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro A. Achilov will face Turkish sportsman in semi-final on May 17. Other two Turkmen boxers Yakub Meredov (up t 56 kg) and Khorasan Imamkuliyev (upto 60 kg) will fight for the final on that day.


Swimmer Merdan Atayev wins silver medal and sets national record at IV Islamic Games

State News Agency of Turkmenistan,
Dmitry Gorshkov

Merdan set another record on the day before, having covered 100 meters backstroke for 55.44 seconds what gave him another silver prize. In this race, our compatriot managed to imprive his previous result on 0.5 seconds. Such growing perspective cannot help pleasing as M. Atayev will have to compete in national team at V Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games where he plans to improve his results.


Cotton cleaning plants of Turkmenistan complete processing of 2016 harvest

Nurjan Kapurov

The infrastructure of the branch has necessary number of cotton cleaning plants for full process of the yielded cotton as well as number of cotton-spinning and textile factories for production of export oriented thread and ready-made garments. For the years of the independence, the existing facilities were completely reconstructed and re-equipped, new complexes were built. The cotton cleaning facility in Ioloten, which more than 100 years, is the oldest one while modern similar enterprises in Baharly, Babadayhan and Ak Bugday etraps, Ahal Velayat as well as in Tahtabazar etrap of Mary Velayat are relatively new.


Miners of Garlyk potassium complex produce more than 100 000 tons of ore

Vladimir Komarov

Mineral material is produced taking into account the specifics of mountain and geological conditions of Garlyk deposit by fully mechanized combined method. Five rotor machines break the rock strata on the first horizon on the depth of 300 meters. Modern equipment like self propelled carts, belt conveyors, lifting mechanisms transporting the ore from the mine face to reception bunkers, is used for delivery of ore. From 1000 to 1500 tons of ore mass are lifted daily from the mineshaft daily using this equipment.

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President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov addresses his greetings to the participants of the XX Conference of the Humanitarian Association of Turkmens of the World

The Main Law was adopted on May 18, 1992. The Constitution of Turkmenistan serves as reliable foundation of the consolidation of political, economic, cultural and legislative structure of our state, successful realization of social, economic and legal reforms, expansion of versatile relations with our compatriots living in different parts of the world.

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The President of Turkmenistan addresses the greetings to the participants of International Conference dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the Constitution

We are proud of the level achieved by our country for the quarter of the century, of the successes in internal and foreign policy, economy, culture, social and humanitarian spheres. Achieved goals and targets and international activity are highly appreciated by the world community.