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The themes of new issue of ecology magazine reflects the priorities of natural protection activity

PEOPLE   / 16.10.2017

Regular issue of quarterly scientific and popular magazine “Ecological Culture and Environment Protection” published under the aegis of the State Committee for Natural Protection and Land Resources has been released. The issue published in Turkmen, Russian and English covers international ecological event as well as actual directions of natural protection activity. The issue is opened by the article dedicated to the beginning of autumn green ...

5-31 October: Holiday Promotional Campaign for Subscription to Unlimited Internet

PEOPLE   / 15.10.2017

On the occasion of the 26th anniversary of Turkmenistan’s independence, the State Internet Provider, Türkmentelekom, and the City Telephone Network will launch a promotional campaign: from 5 to 31 October subscribers will be offered to connect to unlimited Internet under reduced tariffs. 256 kbps Internet connection will be offered at the rate of 135 manats per month (190 manats previously); 512 kbps connection will be available at a monthly rate of 150 ...

Cotton products lead auctions at SCRMET last week

ECONOMY   / 14.10.2017

Past week at the auctions of the State Commodity and Raw Materials Exchange of Turkmenistan 32 transactions were registered. For the foreign currency businessmen from Russia, Turkey, Pakistan, Latvia and Kyrgyzstan bought fabric-flannel, cotton yarn and waste, cotton fibre. The total sum of transactions exceeded 3 million 930 thousand US dollars. For the manat representatives of business circles ...

The OSCE experts hold the seminar on counter money-laundering through offshore companies

COOPERATION   / 14.10.2017

Representatives of the Ministry of Finances, law enforcement and inspectorate agencies, number of commercial banks and other profile structures of Turkmenistan took part in the seminar organized by the OSCE on exchange of the practices in counteraction against legalization of incomes from criminal activities (money-laundering) through offshore companies in ...

Students of International Humanitarian Studies and Development University and the Institute of International Relations participate in Japanese programme of students exchange MIRAI 2017

SCIENCE   / 14.10.2017

Students of International Humanitarian Studies and Development University and the Institute of International Relations of the Foreign Ministry of Turkmenistan have visited the Country of the Rising Sun under MIRAI 2017 on October 4 -11. The programme of ...

Institute of International Relations of the Foreign Ministry hosts the conference on Afghanistan

COOPERATION   / 14.10.2017

Representatives of the Government structures and diplomats as well as experts of the Central, South and South – East Asia took part in academic forum organized with support of the OSCE under the 7th Conference of Regional Economic Cooperation for Afghanistan (RECCA VII). Afghan delegation was chaired by Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Adela Raz. ...

The delegation of Mejlis takes part in the 137th Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union

COOPERATION   / 13.10.2017

The delegation of the Mejlis of Turkmenistan headed by Chairperson of the Parliament A. Nurberdiyeva takes part in the 137th Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union in St. Petersburg on October 14-16. The main theme of the forum is "Promoting cultural pluralism and peace through inter-faith and inter-ethnic dialogue". This largest international ...

Cooperation in Shipping Industry Discussed in Turkmenistan

COOPERATION   / 13.10.2017

8th session of the Caspian Sea Port Authorities commenced its work in Turkmenbashi. During two days, representatives of Azerbaijan, Iran, Kazakhstan, Russia and Turkmenistan will be discussing cooperation in shipping industry, maritime cargo handling, ensuring navigation security, developing port infrastructures, exchanging logistical information, protecting marine environment of the ...

The strategy of realization of Turkmenistan’s initiatives uttered at the CIS Summit is targeted

COOPERATION   / 13.10.2017

As is known, the decision on co-chairmanship of Turkmenistan in the Commonwealth of Independent States in 2018 was taken during the Summit in Sochi. The MFA stipulates the development of the project of special concept for successful fulfilment of this objective. This information was given during the session of the Cabinet of Ministers on October 13. Regular session of the Council of foreign ministers of the CIS took place in Sochi on October 10, ...

Oguzkhan Engineering and Technologies University expands cooperation with Tsukuba University

SCIENCE   / 13.10.2017

Information of implementation of the Resolution of the Head of the State stipulating the invitation of foreign specialists for teaching in Oguzkhan Engineering and Technologies University was given at the session of the Government on October 13. It was mentioned that lecturers from Tsukuba University work at the moment in the university under established cooperation with Japanese partners. It is planned to invite number of professors and lecturers from ...

Intersectoral exhibition illustrates key trends of Turkmen economy

ECONOMY   / 12.10.2017

An exhibition of economic achievements of Turkmenistan has opened in Ashgabat. Traditionally held ahead of Independence Day, the economic forum offers a special year-end account, which clearly demonstrates achievements in the national economy. The intersectoral exhibition, organized by the Chamber of Commerce and Industry, was attended by representatives of organizations and ...

Modernization of energy system of the country aims at the growth of export potential of the branch

ECONOMY   / 12.10.2017

Two 263.5 MWt gas turbine are to be commissioned this year at Mary State Power Plant. The construction of 1647 MWt combined power station is ongoing there ahead of the schedule. The station includes four gas turbine, four utilization vessels and two steam turbine. According to the contract, new power installation will be commissioned until December ...

Representatives of educational institutions in Ashgabat discuss information educational environment

SCIENCE   / 12.10.2017

Ashgabat hosted the first methodological conference on the development of the digital system of education. The heads and computer science teachers of secondary and specialized schools in Ashgabat, specialists of the National Institute of Education took part in the meeting. The pedagogical forum was organized jointly by the Ministry of Education and ...

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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 ...