News 6 june 2018

Cooperation

Turkmen – American Business Council is 10 years

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

One month after in the same year, the Embassy of USA to Turkmenistan was opened in Ashgabat and the Embassy of Turkmenistan to USA, in Washington, DC has been opened in 1994. Diplomatic contacts of two countries allowed defining the spectrum of topical directions of the partnership, which was more intensive with the time. At present, contractual and legal framework between Turkmenistan and USA consists of 59 documents – 53 intergovernmental and 6 interdepartmental.

In the spotlight

The President of Turkmenistan receives the Executive Director of Turkmen – American Business Council

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Having expressed sincere gratitude to the Head of the Stat for the opportunity of personal meeting, the guest told about the willingness of USA business circles to expand beneficial relations with our country, which has colossal resource potential and demonstrates steadfast economic growth. Taking the opportunity, Eric Stuart congratulated the Head of the State and all Turkmen people on the World Bicycle Day widely observed on June 3.

Economy

Farmers of Akhal, Lebap and Mary velayats start mowing season

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

This year Turkmen grain growers will have from 760,000 hectares allocated for winter crops, to harvest 1 million 600 thousand tons of grain, including 450 in the Akhal velayat, 380 in Mary, Lebap - 350, Dashoguz - 300 and Balkan - 120,000 tons. The main part of agricultural land was planted with high-yielding varieties of wheat such as "Sahrai", "Dzhuwan", "Bitarap", Yoloten-1, "Yoloten-3", "Turkmenbashi-1", "Gyzylshaglawuk-25", "Miras"," Akbash "," Irishka "," Jubileinaya-100 ","Batko" and "Krupinka".

People

In the Takhtabazar etrap, a complex of modern water treatment facilities put into operation

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

The total area of the object is 3.2 hectares. Water from groundwater deposits "Yaşlyk" and "Marçak" goes to special open-type pools with a capacity of 3 thousand cubic meters each. Before entering the consumer network, the water will be subjected to thorough testing and analysis in the chemical and bacteriological laboratories of the plant at all intermediate stages of purification and preparation. It should also be noted that the company created 40 new jobs. Technological parameters include repeated cleaning, sedimentation, filtration and disinfection of the water. All processes are controlled by a computer system. The complex is equipped with dozens of modern pumping units, filters, and other ...

People

Parliamentarians host the second session of the Mejlis of the sixth convocation on June 9

The drafts of the Resolutions of the Mejlis on the accession to the Convention on the Suppression of Unlawful Acts Relating to International Civil Aviation, on the accession to the Protocol on the Convention for the Suppression of Unlawful Seizure of Aircraft, on forming the groups of the interparliamentary friendship between the Mejlis of Turkmenistan and the parliaments of foreign states as well as other documents will be considered during the session.

Economy

Turkmenbashi Complex of Oil Refineries produces a pilot batch of transparent single-layer film

Vladimir KOMAROV

The capacity of the production line – 21,000 tons per year - will enable the plant specialists to expand the range of products manufactured from polypropylene at the oil refinery.

People

Juniper and almond are floristic wealth of Koytendag

Shaniyaz Menliyev, Koytendag Reserve

This work is carried out under National forest programme. Initial inventory of all forests including mountain, desert and tugay as well as on the territories of the reserves has been made. Specialists of the State Committee for Natural Protection and Land Resources, scientists of National Institute of Deserts, Flora and Fauna, specialists of Forest Department and scientific personnel of natural reserves took part in research work. For several year, their efforts gathered big amount of information, which resulted in recommendations for certain territories including Koytendag Reserve. Under the objectives of the Forest Programme, the personnel of the eastern natural protection zone implement new green technologies, work on foresting of the ...

People

Participants of international forum note the achievements of Turkmenistan in natural protection

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

The World Environment Day was instituted by the UN General Assembly in 1972 and ever since is observed in many countries uniting the world community in their urge to consolidate the efforts in solution of modern global problems troubling the mankind. Big forums, cultural and educational events on propaganda of ecological knowledge, practical activities aimed at the improvement of ecological situation, protection of flora and fauna diversity are timed and carried out in different places of the world on that day.