News 1 january 2018
Cultural and art personnel congratulate Saragt Babayev on the award of the title of of Honoured Elder of the Nation
The members of the Government, famous art and culture figures, students and followers of his art gathered to honour the master. Warm congratulation and wishes of further success were addressed to Saragt Babayev who made big contribution in the development of art traditions of Turkmen people and in the education of talented youth.
At the session of the Cabinet of Ministers on December 29, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov made short summary of the outcomes of work for the last year, having given reasonable evaluation to it. The Head of the State noted that Turkmenistan, being one of the largest producer of natural gas, has managed to adapt to complicated external conditions and kept the development rates. In addition, the works for the diversification of industrial complex of the country has been activated, large-scale programmes for the increment of the volumes of gas production, construction of new gas lines, development of natural resources and support of non-governmental sector of the economy and entrepreneurship.
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The image of Vepaly the alabay was selected as a symbol of V Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games. As our ancestors used to say, the year of dog is characterized by plenty of rains, generous harvest and wealth.