News 15 march 2018

In the spotlight

Extended session of the Cabinet of Ministers of Turkmenistan

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Having announced the agenda, the President gave floor for report on the situation in financial and economic establishments and banks of the country to Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers G. Myradov. Reporting on the fulfilment of the assignments given by the President of Turkmenistan, the Vice-premier informed about practical measures taken for using of local building materials in the construction as well as on the custom duties on certain industrial and construction materials imported to our country.

Oficial

Custom duties on glass and bottle products are approved

Signing the document, the Head of the State noted that systematic and gradual transition to the market economy is followed by the solution of the objectives for saturation of the internal market with quality goods that are able to compete foreign analogues.

Oficial

Letter of the King of Saudi Arabia confirms the commitment to the course toward the consolidation of the cooperation with Turkmenistan

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Expressing my gratitude to Your Excellency for sincere wishes in the message, I would like to highlight our commitment to the course toward the consolidation of the cooperation between our fraternal countries in all directions.

Cooperation

Conference and exhibition are dedicated to the 10th anniversary of the Institute of International Relations of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

He highlighted that signing of relative Resolution by the President of Turkmenistan made the basis of national diplomacy school. For the past years, the University trained 410 qualified specialists in different directions, who work in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, diplomatic missions and consulates of our country abroad, other branch structures and mass media.

In the spotlight

Turkmen leader familiarizes with the exposition of the Louvre in Abu Dhabi

It is located on Saadiyat Island and is the first museum outside France with Louvre name. It was opened under the Agreement between the Republic of France and United Arab Emirates. The branch of the famous French museum received the Louvre name for thirty years and would organize temporary expositions as well as would present consultative and expert services. The Louvre in Paris will get 400 million euros for that.

People

Early voting period gets under way

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

The procedure is, first of all, intended for those, who are going on long-term business or vacation trips, and those, who, for whatever reason, will be unable to come to a polling station on the polling day to cast their vote.

Cooperation

Turkmen delegation takes part in the working meeting of Heads of the Central Asia states

During the meeting, the Chairperson of the Mejlis of Turkmenistan read out the address of President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov to the summit of the Heads of Central Asia states. The Turkmen leader emphasizes in his address that cooperation with the nearest neighbors is one of the priority aspects of the foreign policy strategy of our state, which is aimed at developing the broad partnership with the countries of the region, promoting the equal, trustful dialogue in all directions, both in bilateral and multilateral formats.

In the spotlight

Number of Turkmen – Emirati documents are signed in Abu Dhabi

The following documents have been signed with the participation of President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov and Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan:

In the spotlight

President of Turkmenistan and Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Harmonize Approaches towards Intensified Cooperation

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

A day earlier, on 14 March, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov met in Abu Dhabi with the Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates, Ruler of the Emirate of Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, and the UAE Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Presidential Affairs, Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan.

Sport

Altyn Asyr make draw in the match with Tajik Istiklol in the playoff of the AFC Cup

The match between the leaders of D group has gathered numerous fans at the stadium in Balkanabat. Despit sharp attacks of Altyn Asyr in the first half, the score was zero.