News 20 january 2018

Culture

Objectives of integrated development of cultural sphere in 2018 are the subject of profile conference

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

The participants highlighted that the slogan of 2018 “Turkmenistan – the Heart of the Great Silk Road” reflects the concept of modern development of the country, which is based on centuries-old historical experience, cultural traditions, rich spiritual heritage and human values.

People

ICAO standards training is held in aviation school of Turkmenhowayollary Service

Vladimir Komarov

Young aviators have to have 150 flight hours on D-20 and D-40 aircrafts (one and double engine) or on Emerston helicopter. During the flight practice, they practice the skills to navigate using the instruments, to take decisions in different situation and to operate twin-engine aircraft under the leadership of the instructors.

People

The foundation of a new maternity department was laid in Akhal velayat

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Authorities of etrap khyakimlik, honoured elders, workers of health care sector, and representatives of pubic organizations, mass media and local residents took part in the ceremony. Deputies of the Mejlis came to congratulate them on this event there.

Economy

The sum of export transactions at the exchange auctions made over 3 million US dollars

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

For the foreign currency cotton yarn and fabric, grey cloth and refined oil cotton was realised. The countries buyers: Russia, the United Arab Emirates, Scotland, Turkey, Pakistan, Lithuania and others. The total sum of transactions made over 3 million 242 thousand US dollars.