News 25 may 2018

In the spotlight

Priorities of the state development are discussed at the session of the Government

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

First, the Head of the State called Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet pf Ministers E. Orazgeldiyev who reported on seasonal field works. The Vice-premier addressed the Head of the State to appoint the date of the start of wheat harvesting.

Cooperation

Turkmenistan delegation takes part in the 74th session of the ESCAP

The main objective of National rural programme is to bring the quality of life of people to new level, to make the conditions for the improvement of wellbeing of the population what matches with one of the objectives of the GSD, the Head of the State highlighted. In this regard, it is important to hold under attention timely fulfilment of the activities outlines in this document, the President of the country pointed out, having requested the Minister to analyse thoroughly the implementation of the above-mentioned Programme.

Cooperation

Turkmenistan to establish National Logistic and Freight forwarding Association

It was mentioned that cooperation in this sector is one of strategic directions of global agenda. Our country make steadfast work in this direction including with competent international organizations, the partnership with which has fruitful character. This is indicated by the adoption of relative Resolutions of the UN General Assembly initiated by Turkmen leader.

People

Turkmenistan to introduce medical SMS-notification

Proposal on introduction of new service aimed at the improvement of the coverage of the population with preventive work, popularization of healthy life style, stimulation for quitting of bad habits, spreading of the knowledge on the basis of healthy nutrition was presented for the review to the Head of the State. Targeted SMS notification will also support timely medical check-ups.

Economy

Grain harvest campaign to start on June 6

In this regard, the President of Turkmenistan noted that large-scale reforms carried out in agriculture give positive results. Growing rich harvests of agricultural crops, the farmers make considerable contribution to the provision of food abundance. The State make the most favourable conditions for their fruitful work. The success of the grain growers gives special pleasure. This year they have grown rich harvest of wheat, the Head of the State said.

Culture

Cultural programme of June includes festivals, contests and concerts

Final round of artistic contest «Talyp joşguny - 2018» will be held in June followed by qualification rounds of TV contest «Ýaňlan, diýarym!» in Ashgabat, Ahal, Balkan and Dashoguz Velayat.

People

Celebrations dedicated to the end of the school year

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Many of the present graduates have already decided on the choice of their future profession. A lot of roads have been opened before them, and, first of all, great opportunities for continuing education both in the country's universities and in educational institutions abroad, the geography of which expands every year.

In the spotlight

President of Turkmenistan: Young people, who have entered a new stage in their life, should stride forward confidently

The ceremony for school leavers to bid farewell to their school years and their beloved teachers is a festivity in honor of knowledge, which is of great significance in our country’s cultural life. It is very symbolic that the Farewell Bell ceremony coincides with Ashgabat City Day, and this adds special charm to it.

Cooperation

Photo exhibition «Turkmenistan is the heart of the Great Silk Road» took place in St. Petersburg

The deputy chairman of the Committee on Interethnic Relations Vadim Okrushko, the chief mufti of St. Petersburg, the staff of the Committee for External Relations and the St. Petersburg House of Nationalities, the leaders of the national cultural associations of the city, representatives of the Turkmen diaspora, students and activists of youth associations, scientists and artists took part in the ceremony.