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Bereket Locomotive depot to increase economic efficiency of North –South transport corridor

ECONOMY   / 24.10.2017

Opening ceremony of new locomotive depot built under the activities for optimization of transport process on Kazakhstan – Turkmenistan – Iran railroad, which is the golden link of transcontinental transport corridor North – South, took place at Bereket railway station. Representatives of velayat and etrap hyakimliks, railroad industry, labour collectives, non-governmental organizations, honoured elders and youth, famous political scientists and ...

Members of the student team at the Ariel Mathematical Olympiad won Medals of all merits

SCIENCE   / 22.10.2017

Turkmen students won seven medals of various dignity at the 10th Open International Mathematics Academic competition, which was held at the University of the Israeli City Ariel. 25 teams became the participants of high profile intellectual competition, which includes 100 students from higher educational institutions from Israel, Bulgarian, Russian, Poland, Romania, Slovenia, Georgia and Turkmenistan. Our country participating in this Academic ...

Thematic exposition of State museum presents cultural tendecy of the new time

CULTURE   / 22.10.2017

An exhibition dedicated to the 26th anniversary of Turkmenistan's independence was opened in the State Museum. Traditionally, it consisted of exhibits giving a detailed view of the history of the country, the traditions and culture of the Turkmen people, their peaceful disposition, good-neighborliness and creative potential, achievements of the country during the years ...

Articles of exchange auctions became oil, cotton and machine engineering goods

ECONOMY   / 21.10.2017

Past week at the auctions of the State Commodity and Raw Materials Exchange of Turkmenistan 51 transactions were registered. For the foreign currency businessmen from Afghanistan and other countries bought motor petrol and slack wax manufactured at Turkmenbashi oil refineries complex. Besides it, for the foreign currency textile goods in wide assortment, mechanical ...

“Turkmenistan – the heart of the Great Silk Road”: Dialog of times and traditions of peace-making

CULTURE   / 21.10.2017

Presentation of new book by President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov “Turkmenistan – the heart of the Great Silk Road” took place in Mukams Palace of the capital. Members of the Government, personnel of diplomatic missions and international organizations accredited in our country as well as public and mass media representatives and youth took ...

New issue of the journal-yearbook «Politics and Society» was published

PEOPLE   / 20.10.2017

The next, the fourth issue of the scientific and theoretical journal "Politics and Society" for 2016, published by the Archive of the Turkmenistan President in Turkmen and Russian was published. In the magazine there are about two dozen articles under 9 thematic headings devoted to the most significant events of the year in the socio-political life of the country. Last ...

Specialists of the water economy in cooperation with UNDP are implementing a project to introduce energy-saving technologies

ECONOMY   / 20.10.2017

The meeting of the Council of the joint program of the Ministry of Agriculture and Water Resources and UNDP was held in Ashgabat, with the participation of national experts with regard to rational water use. The meeting participants discussed the first results of the project "Effective use of energy and renewable energy ...

Foreign ministries of Turkmenistan and Afghanistan prepare for RECCA VII

COOPERATION   / 20.10.2017

During the session of the Government on October 19, the Vice-premier, Head of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Rashid Meredov reported on preparation to the 7th Conference of Regional Economic Cooperation for Afghanistan (RECCA VII) in Ashgabat on November 14 – 15. It was highlighted that development of friendship and fruitful cooperation with neighbouring countries ...

Turkmen wine-growers started harvest processing of «sunny berry»

ECONOMY   / 19.10.2017

Harvest, purchased from agricultural producers, entered the receiving and procuring bases of wine-producer enterprises of the State Association of Food Industry of Turkmenistan, where annually about 50,000 tons of "sunny berries" are processed. Wine-producer enterprises are located in Ashgabat, Geoktepe, Anau, Iolotani, as well as in regions - Takhtabazar of Mary province and Karabekaulsky of Lebap region. Millions deciliters of wine material are extracted from domestic raw ...

More than one million tons of cotton are delivered to the reception facilities of the country

ECONOMY   / 19.10.2017

The success of cotton producers is the culmination of dedicated, joint efforts of all agricultural workers and a logical outcome of the wide-ranging agricultural reform. The sustainable use of land and water resources, regional crop specialization in the agroindustrial sector, the gradual introduction of market relations into farming, and a number of other present-day key aspects have been considered from a new angle and clearly specified in the modern ...

XXVII International Oil and Gas Forum to be held in Ashgabat on November 2 - 4

COOPERATION   / 19.10.2017

It is expected that specialists from number of the world’s countries including representative of oil and gas companies, branch ministries and departments, international organizations and mass media will take part in economic review. The agenda of the forum will include wide spectrum of issues related to the development of world, regional and national fuel and energy ...

Turkmen – Chinese scientific cooperation to be activated

COOPERATION   / 19.10.2017

It is planned to hold II Turkmen – Chinese scientific and innovative forum in the People’s Republic of China in 2018, to organize working training of Turkmen specialists in scientific institutions of the PRC and to establish joint information project, the website dedicated to bilateral relations in this sphere. It was informed on the session of the Government on October 19. For ...

The Mejlis of Turkmenistan is accepted in Inter-Parliamentarian Union

COOPERATION   / 19.10.2017

At the session of the Government on October 19, Chairperson of the Mejlis A. Nurberdiyeva informed on the outcomes of the working visit of the delegation of Turkmen parliamentarians to Sankt-Petersburg for participation in the 137th Assembly of Inter-Parliamentarian Union. The Head of National Parliament informed that during the forum, the Mejlis of Turkmenistan has received ...

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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 ...