News 16 february 2018

Oficial

65 objects of various purposes are planned to be commissioned in 2018

The Ministry of Construction and Architecture has been instructed to strengthen control over the quality of the construction of the above-mentioned facilities and buildings, and in accordance with the deadlines set the dates of their commissioning by months and ensure that these dates are included in the monthly schedules of holding events and the opening of social and cultural facilities.

Oficial

President of Turkmenistan expresses condolences over the victims of the tragedy in Parkland

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

On behalf of the people, the Government of Turkmenistan and on his behalf, the President of Turkmenistan expressed his deep sympathy and support to the families and friends of the victims and the wishes for a speedy recovery to the injured.

In the spotlight

Preparation to the events in Mary and Lebap Velayats is discussed at the session of the Government

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Going over to the agenda, the President of Turkmenistan gave floor to Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers M. Babayev. The Vice-premier reported on preparation of the event on occasion of the launch of construction of Afghan part of Turkmenistan – Afghanistan – Pakistan – India gas line.

Cooperation

A new issue of the specialized journal covers the important international events

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

The issues starts with the traditional heading that in chronological order covers the meetings and talks between the Turkmen leader and the heads of foreign states.

Sport

Yusup Ismailov was awarded the silver medal at the Sambo tournament in Minsk

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

The organizers of the tournament are the Ministry of Sport and Tourism of Belarus, the International Amateur Sambo Federation (FIAS), the Republican State and Public Association "Presidential Sports Club", the Minsk City Executive Committee, the National Olympic Committee and the Belarusian Sambo Federation.

Oficial

Leonidas S. Markides is accredited as the Ambassador of Cyprus in Turkmenistan

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

On behalf of the Head of the state, the chief of the national parliament congratulated the Ambassador on his appointment to a high diplomatic post, wishing success in enhancing cooperation between the two countries.

Sport

Following the results of boxing championship the national team will be set up for participation in the Asian games in Djakarta

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Organizers of competitions - Federation of Boxing of Turkmenistan, the Ministry of Sports and the Youth Policy and also the Ministry of Trade and Foreign Economic Relations.

Cooperation

Construction of Afghan part of TAPI gas line starts on February 23

The ceremonies of laying the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan electric power transmission lines, and the fiber-optic communication line along this route as well as the ceremony of putting the new railway – Serhetabat (Turkmenistan) – Turgundi (Afghanistan) will also take place on February 23.

People

Architectural premiers in Ashgabat

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

In recent years, the whole blocks of beautiful buildings and structures have adorned the dynamically renewed architectural ensemble of the Turkmen capital. In the near future, the main city of the country will be decorated with new buildings, the design and construction of which is entrusted to the long-standing business partner of Turkmenistan - the French company Bouygues Bâtiment International.