News 5 may 2017

In the spotlight

Priority aspects of the state life are discusses at the session of the Cabinet of Ministers of Turkmenistan

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Having congratulated the participants of the session and the people of the country on the 72nd Anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov wished everyone strong health, longevity, peaceful, prosperous and happy life. In this relation, Head of the State Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov informed on decision to transfer the day off from May 7 to May 8 and signed relative Resolution.

Economy

A promising natural gas deposit was discovered on the Uzunada ground on the Caspian area,

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

According to the preliminary estimates, the well’s productivity is 500,000 cubic meters of natural gas and 150 tons of gas condensate per day, which confirms the huge hydrocarbon potential of the coastal zone and the shallow waters of the Caspian Sea.

Cooperation

Participants of transport and logistics forum visited the international port of Turkmenbashi

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

This strategic facility will become a worthy contribution of Turkmenistan to the export-import logistics system of the region. The multimodal logo park will carry out a complex of services for storage and combined handling of cargoes delivered by air, road and rail transport, ensuring their transshipment to and from water transport.

Culture

Days of Culture of the State of Palestine in Turkmenistan ended with a joint concert of masters of arts

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

A gift for the audience was the joint number of the musicians of the two countries who performed the composition, which combined popular Turkmen and Palestinian melodies.

Oficial

Turkmenistan delegation was received by the Afghan leader and held a number of bilateral meetings in Kabul

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

In Kabul, a number of bilateral meetings were held, including with the Minister of Finance of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, the Chairman of the Intergovernmental Turkmen-Afghan Commission for Trade and Economic Cooperation from the Afghan side Eklil Hakimi and the Head of the Executive Power Abdullah Abdullah.

People

Candidates for Mejlis, Halk Maslahaty and Gengesh hold meetings with voters

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Within the framework of the pre-election campaign, candidates for deputies of Mejlis on two constituencies and candidates for members of the Khalk Maslakhaty and Gengesh, their trustees hold meetings with the electorate.

People

International conference dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the Basic Law of the country will be held in Ashgabat

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

The experience of political and state building accumulated by Turkmenistan is of great interest for the world community and deserves a wide popularity. Speaking about the need to clarify the adopted laws and other legislative acts, widely popularize the positive experience of state building accumulated by sovereign Turkmenistan, which is of great interest to the world community, the head of state emphasized that the Constitution is an unshakable legal platform for our dynamically developing country. It determines that the highest value of society and the state is a person.

Cooperation

Turkmen specialized and departmental magazines presented in Minsk

Presentations were prepared for the guests of the forum, which told about the activities of the media in the Republic of Belarus. The members of the Turkmen delegation got acquainted with the whole spectrum of Belarusian media: republican and regional printed and electronic publications, departmental periodicals, newspapers of higher educational institutions and industrial enterprises, scientific organizations. The main interest is the experience of introducing new communication technologies, ways to disseminate diverse, high-quality, operational information in multimedia.

Cooperation

International experts noted the role of Turkmenistan in the formation of modern and safe transport and transit infrastructure

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

As the speakers noted, Turkmenistan in its strategy assigns the leading role to the creation of a modern transport infrastructure, jointly with the neighboring countries, implementing major regional and continental projects. As an example, the construction of the Kazakhstan-Turkmenistan-Iran railway along the "North-South" line was cited.

Oficial

Day off in is transferred from May 7, 2017 to May 8, 2017 in Turkmenistan

All organizations, departments and enterprises regardless of the ownership ae assign to fulfil this Resolution.