News 7 september 2017

Science

Emigratory common cranes choose the valleys of the Amu Darya River, Tedjen and Kopetdag Mountains foothills

Aknabat POTAYEVA, research officer, Kopetdag Reserve

Common cranes - conservative birds that prefer the same routes of migration and places for rest fly through these places. The first groups of these birds arrive at the end of February, and by the end of April they fly to the nesting places. This year, long winter kept the birds: they rested, fed, waited, gathered in groups, made short trips, did not hurry with the final departure. Finally, they gathered in big flocks and with melodious clang, circling over the place that they left, went to the northern regions.

People

Telecommunications infrastructure expands in regions

Batyr URAYEV

The works on developing the telecommunications infrastructure and bringing the electric communication system up to the principally new level that satisfy the highest world standards have been carried out throughout the country today. These goals are set by the national reformatory programme, within the framework of each it is planned to widen the landline and mobile communications networks and lay over a thousand kilometres of phone lines in the northern region in 2015-2020. The scope of works is driven by the huge opportunities of the country in the sphere of communications and information technologies as well as the prospects of the economic development of the regions and population growth.

Oficial

Turkmen Leader is awarded with certificates on registering of the Olympic facilities in the World Records Book

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Representative of the Guinness World Records Book Victor Fenes Vacase has arrived in Turkmenistan on this occasion.

In the spotlight

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov highlights consolidating role of sports

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Sport is a power consolidating the society and inspiring people t high achievements, the Head of the State highlighted.

In the spotlight

The Head of the State wishes success at the games to national team

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Following noble traditions of our nation, we decided to light the Torch of V Asian Games at the largest gas deposit Galkynysh, which resources would bring the prosperity not only to our people but to other nations as well in the nearest future, the Head of the State has said in his speech that was broadcasted by television spacebridge linked the capital and Mary Velayat.

In the spotlight

The Torch of V Asian Games is lit up

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

The participants of the ceremony were addressed with the words of encouragement by President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov from the capital by TV spacebridge.

In the spotlight

Theatrical performance arranged at the Galkynysh deposit

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

The large-scale theatrical performance with the main heroes – the ancestor of the Turkmen nation – Oguzkhan and his offspring was arranged in the framework of the ceremony.

In the spotlight

The Olympic village is linked with the place of the Games torch lighting ceremonyby television spacebridge

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

In the morning, the Head of the State arrived in the Olympic village to the Sport hotel where the Chairperson of the Mejlis, members of the Government of the country, leaders of military and law enforcement agencies, representatives of diplomatic missions accredited in Turkmenistan, wide sports community, mass media and numerous guests have gathered.

In the spotlight

The Head of the State arrived in Sport hotel of the Olympic village

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Celebration events take place simultaneously in Ashgabat and Mary Velayat where Games Torch lighting up ceremony at Galkynysh deposit will happen shortly.

Sport

Turkmen football team still has chances to get to the Asian Cup

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

The match was held in stubborn contest in Singapore’s Besar Stadium. The score was opened in the second half by our rivals – Shakir Hamzah hit the goal on 62 minute.

2017 Asian

BMW vehicles to serve the participants and guests of the Games

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Modern German BMW motors are among the range of different vehicles of the best car manufacturers used for Ashgabat 2017 Games.