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The construction of a plant in Okarem for the production of iodine from industrial waters is being completed

PEOPLE   / 21.09.2017

Specialists of business association "Chemistry - Senagat" plan to open iodine production before the end of the year. Imported process facility for processing of associated water from oil fields containing a reactive non-metal belonging to the group of halogens already located on site. The entrepreneurs recently completed the installation of auxiliary equipment necessary for the production of reagents - caustic soda and chlorine. The ...

One of the episodes of the opening ceremony of the Asian Games is dedicated to Parthian Nissa

CULTURE   / 21.09.2017

We will remember for a long time the opening ceremony of V Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games. It lasted for around three and half hour but seemed to be like magic minutes. The heads of the states, leaders of official delegations, numerous guests, representatives of foreign mass media, everyone were ravished with grandiose show made by thousands of performers. The spectators, who filled 45-thousand seats Olympic Stadium, have been watching live ...

Transition to a cashless bus fare launches

PEOPLE   / 20.09.2017

Turkmenistan is actively introducing new technologies in the sphere of rendering services to the population. Such another step was the transition to a new electronic payment system, started in September in public transport in Ashgabat. Soon the new system will give an opportunity to get rid of cash settlement that will considerably simplify the payment procedure for both drivers and passengers. Even ...

Tretiak and Rodnina reveal the secrets of their success to Turkmen hockey players

COOPERATION   / 19.09.2017

Among the many foreign guests who are now staying in the Turkmen capital, there are world-renowned sports stars, including sports idols for many generations such as the legendary hockey players Vladislav Tretiak and the famed figure skater Irina Rodnina. Now, they are well-known public figures, promoters and ambassadors of sport, who carry out their diplomatic ...

Pygy Bairamdurdyev: The Games symbolize our country’s tremendous achievements

PEOPLE   / 19.09.2017

Honored Cultural Worker of Turkmenistan, director of Galkynysh National Equestrian Group Pygy Bairamdurdyev, who had the honor of lighting the 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games flame, has given an interview: - The whole history of the Turkmen nation has been inseparably linked with Alkhalteke horses. The Turkmen say: “My horse is my wings”. The Akhalteke ...

Former Ambassador of Azerbaijan to Turkmenistan Vahdat Sultan-zade shares his impressions on sport festival

COOPERATION   / 19.09.2017

Foreign diplomats who made large contribution to establishment of trustful relations and expansion of multi aspect cooperation of the states they represented with Turkmenistan are among the guests invited to the opening ceremony of Ashgabat 2017 Games. Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Azerbaijan Vahdat ...

Participants of 500-day Horse Relay Deliver the Torch of 5th Asian Games to Ashgabat

PEOPLE   / 17.09.2017

The 500-day horse relay that started on 5 May 2016 at the walls of Nisa State Historical and Cultural Reserve has finished. Back then not only thousands of our compatriots that gathered at the ancient monument, but also representatives of the Olympic Council of Asia and mass media witnessed the festivities to celebrate the beginning of this grand relay. And ...

The subjects of exchange trades were petroleum products, textiles, cotton fiber and wheat

ECONOMY   / 17.09.2017

At the State Commodity and Raw Materials Exchange of Turkmenistan.last week were registered 52 trades. Businessmen from Tajikistan and Afghanistan purchased for foreign currency gasoline, hydro treated diesel fuel, heating oil produced at the Turkmenbashi complex of oil refineries. In addition, terry products, cotton yarn, cotton-fiber, food wheat were sold ...

Turkmentelecom to ensure smooth operation of communications and telecommunications systems for Ashgabat 2017 Asian Games

PEOPLE   / 14.09.2017

To ensure smooth operation of communications and telecommunications systems is an essential part of preparations for the 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games, which are to start in a few days in Ashgabat. Turkmentelecom, the state telecommunications company and the official partner of the Ashgabat 2017 Games, has been actively and directly participating in the organization of the Games at all stages. The company renders ...

Turkmen delegation participates in the work of the 72nd session of the UN General Assembly

COOPERATION   / 14.09.2017

The 72nd session of the UN General Assembly has started the work at the Headquarter of the United Nations Organization where the delegation of our country will give utterance to priority positions and new initiatives of Turkmenistan related to the most important aspects of cooperation under the UN and other competent international organizations. The development of versatile partnership with the UN is a strategic vector of foreign policy of our country. ...

Turkmen painters took part in the creative contest dedicated to the Asian Games

CULTURE   / 14.09.2017

In the Center of Art Exhibitions on the eve of the Games "Ashgabat 2017" summed up the creative competition devoted to sport theme. The main award for the best painting work - "Start from Parthia" was presented to Valentin Kudryashov. The work of this master is distinguished by the color intension: if the sky, then the colors of the ultramarine, if the grass is an ...

Bright pages of the Turkmen sports’ history – in the exposition of the State Museum

CULTURE   / 13.09.2017

The thematic exhibition opened in the State Museum on the eve of the 2017 Asian Games. Participants of the V Asian Games and guests to the Turkmen capital are provided with the opportunity to learn more about the unique exhibits, telling about the history of sports movement in our country as well as interesting facts of life of distinguished Turkmen athletes. ...

Next issue of «Turkmenistan. Sport» magazine is dedicated to the V Asian Games

PEOPLE   / 13.09.2017

It is symbolic that the periodical opens the words and notes of President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov's song "Forward, only forward, the native land - Turkmenistan! » chosen as the anthem of the forthcoming grandiose sports festival. The words and music of this work convey the enthusiasm and inspiration with which the Turkmen people were preparing for large-scale ...

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Turkmen nature conquers by its beauty

25.07.2017

Tourist oasis stretches from the valleys of Sekizyab and Germab on the western fringe of Uldepe mountain range to the Sherlock brook on the east including the lowlands of small rivers Archabil and Gyokdere. These popular resort places are for inveterate tourists as they have everything that can attract the lovers of active life style like small hills and forbidding rocks, highland plateaus and rocky canyons, ...

Ancient settlement Dargan-gala experienced genuine growth after entering of Khorezm to the State of Turkmen – Seljuks

03.03.2017

Archaeological monument is located in Bitarap etrap, Lebap Velayat near administration border with Dashoguz Velayat. It is about 4.5 km away from modern settlement with the same name and occupied 8 hectares. Dargan-gala relates to the VII – VIII centuries and no wonder that local resident call it differently – Kone-gala, ...

Dayahatyn architectural monument is one of the most preserved caravansary of the trade peak between the East and West

31.01.2017

The inn, located 170 km north of Turkmenabad, Lebap velayat, was built about one thousand years ago on the northern part of the Great Silk Road. Decoration of the walls, brickworks of arches, vaults and domes is made of fired bricks. The inexorable course of time and precipitation continue exerting baneful influence on this strong ...

Osty Gala ancient settlement is one of historical monuments located in Farab etrap, Lebap Velayat

29.01.2017

Osty settlement with 3 thousand square meters area dated by the I century A.C. is located near the village of the same name in Farab etrap. Three archaeological expeditions worked there in different years. By the artefacts found there, the scientists established that the settlement existed as a part of Kushan Empire, which occupied large territory of ...

Lebap Velayat: industrial complex, the centre of the monuments of spirituality and the pearl of nature

19.01.2017

The unprecedented horse marathon marking the V Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games continues its 500-day tour in the ancient land in the east of Turkmenistan, in Lebap Velayat. Lebap Velayat is the land with the footprints of dinosaurs and majestic karst caves, the most beautiful gorges, waterfalls and amazing moonscapes. The Amudarya River ...

The mud volcanoes – live breath of the earth

05.07.2016

The coast of the ancient Caspian Sea… Beautiful valleys and foothills left somewhere far behind. Mountain gorges with loud waterfalls and sparkling mountain rivers disappeared like mirages in desert. Steep slopes covered with juniper trees and colourful carpet of spring primrose are not seen anymore. Only from time to time, narrow strip of the sea flickers at the very edge of the horizon, and only ...