News 19 may 2018

Economy

Products worth over 41 Million U.S. Dollars Sold for Export at Exchange Trading

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Entrepreneurs from the United Arab Emirates and other countries purchased, in foreign currency, gasoline and polypropylene produced at the Turkmenbashi Complex of Oil Refineries. Gasoline produced at the Seydi Oil Refinery, and technical sulfur (Turkmengas State Concern) were bought by businessmen from the UAE and Afghanistan. Moreover, cotton yarn and Portland cement were sold in foreign currency. Russia, UAE, Turkey, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan and Ukraine were the buyer countries. The total value of transactions exceeded 41 million 36 thousand U.S. dollars.

Oficial

Chief Executive of Islamic Republic of Afghanistan Congratulates Turkmen Leader on Beginning of Ramadan

I ask the Almighty to bestow upon all Muslims the spirit of brotherhood and close cooperation between the Islamic countries towards new achievements, as well as well-being, progress and peace. I trust in the further strengthening and expansion of the friendly relations existing between our countries, stresses the letter.

In the spotlight

The Head of the State make 30 km cycling ride

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

During the ride, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov looked around the amenities of the capital’s outskirts, condition of manmade green zones which are supplemented every year with new trees.

Sport

Team of the Embassy of Turkmenistan is winner of the football tournament among the diplomatic missions in China

Sixteen teams representing embassies of Turkmenistan, Russia, Kazakhstan, USA, Italy, Great Britain, Poland, South Africa, Japan, Korea, Sweden, Australia, Hungary, Maldives, as well as the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the General Directorate of Physical Education and Sports of China took part in the competitions.