News 8 april 2018

People

Silk Road Monument Built near Highway and Railway Bridges over Amyderya

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

The monumental sculpture, 28 meters in height, was built in the center of the roundabout of the highway and railway bridges over the Amyderya that were inaugurated in March 2017 with participation of the President of Turkmenistan, Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, and the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan, Shavkat Mirziyoyev. The top of the monument shows the globe that symbolically unites highways, railways, waterways and airways.

Culture

Concert of FAVO jazz band is bright event of cultural life of the capital

Tamara Glazunova

FAVO band was founded in 2009 by bass clarinettist and violist Falk Breitkreuz and Volker Schlott who plays practically all musical instruments. From the conversation with the musicians I have found out that the name of the band contains two first letters of the names of its founders.

Sport

AFC delegation highlights positive dynamics of the development of football in Turkmenistan

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

The guests visited the office of the Football Federation of Turkmenistan where they familiarized themselves with the activity of the organization. In addition, detailed conversation on the perspectives of the development of this sports in our country has also took place during the visit. After, the delegation had meeting with the member of the Executive Committee of the Football Federation of Turkmenistan and coaches of the clubs – the participants of national championship.