News 19 june 2018

In the spotlight

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov to attend a high-level conference

The representative forum aims to continue dialogue on water issues among parties concerned, to expand and strengthen partnership in this important area, and to formulate a set of practical recommendations for achieving the water-related Sustainable Development Goals.

Cooperation

Ashgabat OSCE Centre and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan organize seminar for young journalists

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

International experts – Alexandra Shtark (Switzerland) and Eugen Globovitsky (Ukraine) delivered the seminar.

Economy

Grain growers in Mary Velayat fulfil the state order

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Mary velayat grain growers have already delivered almost 230,000 tons of grain to the receiving points of the Motherland. As of June 19, the state order was fulfilled up to 60 percent. 31,000 tons of grain were harvested in the Sakarchaga etrap, 29,000 tons of grain were harvested in the Karakum etrap, and 25,000 tons – in the Murgab etrap.

Cooperation

Astana discusses aspects of humanitarian cooperation among CIS countries

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Organized with the assistance of the CIS Interstate Fund for Humanitarian Cooperation, the forum is attended by prominent cultural figures, scientists, educators, senior officials of state institutions, international and public organizations, and media representatives.

In the spotlight

The Head of Turkmenistan demonstrates skilful driving of racing car in off-road conditions

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Today, national motorsport has great future. These are huge personal merits of the Head of the State. Owing to the attention of the President of the country, equipment and facilities base of Turkmen motor transport has been fundamentally renewed and expanded, new types of high-speed sport cars have been bought what enhances the flow of youth to this sport and makes necessary conditions for improvement of the skills of the pilots and coaches. At the same time, it makes favourable prepositions for motorsport competitions in our country.