News 15 september 2017

In the spotlight

Actual social and economic issues are reviewed at extended session of the Cabinet of Ministers

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

First, the floor was given to Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Minister O. Gurbannazarov who reported on the measures for steadfast improvement of financial and economic condition of ministries, departments and enterprises financed from the State budget and self-sustained organizations. Information about fulfilment of the plan for paying out pensions, state allowances and student scholarships was given.

Oficial

National concept of digital educational system development is approved

The document was adopted with a view to gradual improvement of the activity of educational institutions, wide application of digital resources, enrichment of the educational process and ensuring its compliance with world standards.

Oficial

New Ambassador of Turkmenistan was appointed in UAE

Prior to this appointment, S.Garadjayev served as Consul General of Turkmenistan in the Islamic Republic of Iran (Mashhad city). By the decree of the Head of the state, he was given the diplomatic rank of the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary.

2017 Asian

Billiard player from Brunei ready to defend the honor of his country at the Games

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

The delegation of the sultanate, which also includes the national billiard coach Lim Tat Hwe, the Chef de Mission Colonel Zahrin bin Haji Zunaidi and the official representative Nursulhi binti Hadji Tuah, already bound for the capital of Turkmenistan.

In the spotlight

30 Countries Participating in Ashgabat 2017 Games Raise Their Flags

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

The ceremony began after the welcoming address by the senior executives of the National Olympic Committee of Turkmenistan. The Bhutan team was honored to be the first nation to raise its flag. Then the flag of Oman soared up above the Olympic complex. The flag of the national team of the island nation of Palau was raised third. Then the flag of the Philippines, represented by one of the largest delegations at the Ashgabat – 2017 Games, was hoisted. The flag of the national team of Qatar was fifth.

2017 Asian

Bahraini girls aim at glory of Games “Ashgabat 2017”

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

In this version of the Korean martial art on behalf of the smallest Arab nation, female trio – Wala’a Al-Dossari, sisters Juana and Jomana Mohammed – will compete in weight categories under 57 kg, 62 kg and 73 kg respectively. They have been trained by coach Tawfeeq Nuwaiser.

2017 Asian

Silver medalist of the Olympics Games in Rio will head the Philippine national team in Ashgabat

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

In an interview with The Philippine Star, she shared her attitude and told how she was getting ready to go to the podium in Ashgabat.

2017 Asian

Debutants of the Asian Games – Republic of Fiji

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

On 12 September, a team of 40 athletes will head to the capital of Turkmenistan, united by the desire to do their best at the international sports event of this level.

2017 Asian

Can China continue Asian sporting domination in Turkmenistan

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

The Chinese were the dominant force at the last Games held in the South Korean city of Incheon in 2013, scooping up 29 gold medals as well as 13 silver and 10 bronze to claim a total of 52 medals.

2017 Asian

Azat Vemmiyev - one of the leaders of the Turkmen athletics team

Nowadays it is a city with a dynamically developing social and domestic infrastructure as part of the Oguzkhan etrap. The city’s glory today is multiplied not only by gas producers but also by the fellows who started their way in this city to the high performance sport. Some of them became champions of Turkmenistan and gained the right to compete in the name of our country in the V Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games.