News 4 may 2017

Cooperation

Palestinian companies intend to promote investment cooperation with Turkmenistan

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

During the meeting, representatives of the Turkmen and Palestinian delegations made speeches on the state of the national economies and prospects for partnership. Stressing the interest in full-scale cooperation with Turkmenistan, heads of Palestinian companies declared their intention to take active part in investment projects.

In the spotlight

Outcomes of the activities of military and law enforcement agencies are summed up during the session of the State Security Council

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

First, the floor was given to Secretary of the State Security Council, Minister of Defence Ya. Berdiyev who reported on the progress of military reform aimed at consolidation of the power of national army, increase of defensive capabilities of the country and further improvement of the activity of military and law enforcement agencies.

Cooperation

An International Transport and Logistics Conference begins in Avaza

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

The forum is seen as a logical continuation of the Global Conference on Sustainable Transport, held in Ashgabat last year under the aegis of the United Nations, and is aimed at the practical implementation of the proposed initiatives.

Oficial

Ambassador of Belgium Bert Schoof presents the copies of his credentials to speaker of Turkmen Parliament A. Nurberdiyeva

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

During the conversation, plenipotentiary representative of friendly country was introduced with priorities and main direction of internal and foreign policy pursued by the Head of Turkmen State.

Oficial

The Mejlis of Turkmenistan approves the release of A. Halliyev from the duties of the General Prosecutor

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

During the session, the Mejlis resolved to approve the release of A. Halliyev from the duties of the General Prosecutor of Turkmenistan.

Economy

On the Eve of Harvesting Season, the Country’s Stock of Agricultural Machinery Extended with New John Deere Grain Combine Harvesters

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Significant investments are allocated for modernization of the resource base and physical facilities, as well as for re-equipment of the agro-industry. Last December a contract was signed with John Deere International GmbH (Swiss Confederation) to purchase 1 thousand 350 units of agricultural equipment, machinery, spare parts and consumables. The said items will be supplied within 2017-2020.

Oficial

The President of Turkmenistan expressed the condolences to the King of Saudi Arabia in relation with decease of his brother, Prince Mishaal bin Abdulaziz Al Saud

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

“I pray God to grace fortitude and courage to all members of your family” – the message says.

Oficial

The Head of the State sends condolences letter to the President of Iran in relation with explosion in coalmine

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

On behalf of the people and the Government of Turkmenistan as well as personally, the Head of the State conveyed the words of sympathy and support in this hard moment to relative and friends of the victims and wishes of speedy recovery to the injured.

Science

Turkmen school student win 16 medals at Infomtrix 2017 International Computer Projects Contest

Victoria Novikova

High school students Dovran Atayev, Arslan Hojayev ans Serdar Orazgeldiyev from schools no. 86 and 28 of the capital as well as Meylis Dovletmuradov from Mary Velayat specialized school won four silver medals for originality and currency of the projects.

In the spotlight

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov addressed his greetings to the participants of International Transport and Logistics Conference

The participants of the conference also discussed the subjects related to modern condition and prospects of the development of air, automobile, railway and maritime transport, attraction of the investments to the main and auxiliary branch infrastructure, implementation of innovations in this sphere, environmental protection and ecological security.