News 13 march 2018

In the spotlight

New level of Turkmen – Kuwaiti long-term cooperation is opened

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

The visit of Turkmen leader to this Arabic country in south-western Asia indicates high-level of the interstate political dialog established recently, which is based on traditional relations of friendship and mutual understanding. Active cooperation of Turkmenistan with the Olympic Committee of Asia, which headquarter is located in Kuwait, indicated by the triumph of V Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games in Ashgabat in 2017, is a bright symbol of such trustful partnership.

Sport

Turkmen Ahal takes over Kyrgyz Alay in the AFC playoff

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Cooperation

CAREC’s Energy Sector Coordinating Committee meeting opens in Ashgabat

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Among those in attendance were representatives of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, the Republic of Azerbaijan, Georgia, Japan, the Republic of Kazakhstan, the Republic of Kyrgyzstan, the People’s Republic of China, Mongolia, the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, the Republic of Tajikistan, the Republic of Uzbekistan, the Asian Development Bank, the World Bank, UNDP, and USAID.

People

Ministry of Education and UNICEF implement joint environmental project

Victoria NOVIKOVA

Combating climate change is one of the goals of sustainable development. As is known, Turkmenistan implements the National Strategy on Climate Change. In 2016, the Agenda for Sustainable Development came into force and the Paris Agreement on Climate Change was ratified.

In the spotlight

Turkmen leader holds a meeting with Prime Minister of Kuwait

Cordially greeting each other, the Turkmen leader and the Prime Minister expressed satisfaction with the opportunity to exchange views on the issues of the Turkmen-Kuwaiti partnership during a personal meeting.

In the spotlight

The President of Turkmenistan and the Foreign Minister of Kuwait discuss priority spheres of cooperation

The Head of the State highlighted during the conversation that comprehensive expansion of cooperation with Middle East countries, which are based on the traditions of friendship, is among the most important priorities of foreign course of neutral Turkmenistan.

In the spotlight

Turkmen-Kuwaiti agreements signed

In particular, the Ministries of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan and the State of Kuwait adopted the Memorandum of Mutual Understanding on bilateral political consultations; the Memorandum of Mutual Understanding on cooperation between the Institute of International Relations of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan and the Saud Al-Nasser Al-Sabah Kuwaiti Diplomatic Institute was signed.

In the spotlight

Key areas of the Turkmen-Kuwaiti cooperation discussed in Al Kuwait

One of the important aspects discussed during the talks was the trade and economic sphere, where the countries had wide opportunities for building up relations in the framework of the national goals as well as in the context of the regional and global economy.

In the spotlight

President of Turkmenistan arrives in Kuwait on official visit

From the airport, the cortege of the President of Turkmenistan headed to his residency in the Al Jahran Building in the Palace of the Emir of the State of Kuwait. Later, the President of Turkmenistan headed to the Congress Centre.

Cooperation

Representatives of Caspian states develop legal basis of cooperation

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

During two-day session, the representatives of Russia, Iran, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan will continue the work on the legal basis of long-term cooperation. Particularly, technical aspects of the Draft Agreement on Trade and Economic cooperation between Caspian States will be agreed.

Sport

Turkmen judo wrestlers win two bronze medals of prestigious tournament in Morocco

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

B. Hojamuhamedov demonstrated wrestling skills during qualification round of the competition, having taken over the sportsmen from Ukraine beforehand (on the 18th second). Despite the loss in the quarter final to future winner of the tournament Kirill Denisov from Russia, our wrestler has managed to get to the triumph pedestal.

Cooperation

Aspects of Turkmen-Iranian interaction in border and customs spheres are discussed in Ashgabat

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

The meeting participants analyzed the status of implementation of the Commission previous meeting’s decisions, a significant part of which was executed.