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Textiles and chemical products prevailed major auctions

ECONOMY   / 18.11.2017

Past week at the auctions of the State Commodity and Raw Materials Exchange of Turkmenistan 88 transactions were registered. For the foreign currency businessmen from China bought technical sulphur manufactured at Turkmenbashi oil refineries complex and businessmen from the USA purchased iodine technical and potassium iodide (SC "Turkmenkhimiya"). Besides it, for the foreign currency coloured terry products, wheat flour, confectionery in assortment, cotton yarn, and cotton fibre were ...

Architectural projects to be protected by patents in Turkmenistan

ECONOMY   / 17.11.2017

Turkmenistan is planning to protect architectural projects from the plagiary. President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov gave relative instructions at the session of the Cabinet of Ministers. The Head of the State noted that at present time, the unique architectural facilities and buildings, many of which were listed in the Guinness World Records Book, are erected in our country. In this regards, the necessity of introduction of the article requiring the contractor to register ...

Ashgabat to Host Romanian Cultural Days on 29-30 November

CULTURE   / 17.11.2017

The program of the art forum will include events focused on intensifying the Turkmen–Romanian dialog in the humanitarian field. Among them are: reception of the delegation of the friendly country at the Ministry of Culture of Turkmenistan; meetings between museum specialists; exhibition of the Romanian national clothing and items of decorative and applied art; film screenings; master ...

New phase of modernization of communication systems in Turkmenistan includes several main projects

PEOPLE   / 16.11.2017

While presenting important document, the Programme of further social and economic development of Turkmenistan for the next seven year that was adopted at the Council of the Elders in October 2017, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov outlined the modernization of the system of the government regulation, implementation of scientific and technical ...

Presentation of the UNFPA Global Report Population of the World in 2017 took place in Ashgabat

COOPERATION   / 16.11.2017

Representatives of the Mejlis, the Turkmen National Institute of Democracy and Human Rights under the President of Turkmenistan, the National Institute of Education, the Ministry of Health and Medical Industry, the public organizations, specialists from several ministries and departments, teachers and students of the institutes of higher education and ...

Uzbek photo artists introduced Ashgabat residents to polyphony of traditions of their homeland

CULTURE   / 15.11.2017

The Days of Culture of the Republic of Uzbekistan, held in Turkmenistan, vividly presented the variety of the musical and song traditions of the friendly people, customs and spirituality, history and modern trends in the development of such arts as decorative, graphic, cinema. To make a visual journey along the sunny and hospitable edge gave the ...

Days of Uzbek Culture confirmed the neighboring countries’ interests in dialogue activization

CULTURE   / 15.11.2017

The Dashoguz velayat’s administrative center hosted the closing ceremony of Culture Days of Uzbekistan in our country. The conclusion of the creative action was a joint gala concert of Turkmen and Uzbek artists in the State Music and Drama Theatre named after N. Andalib. In the days of the creative forum, our guests presented a diversified assortment ...

Turkmen students studying in higher educational institutions in the People's Republic of China get acquainted with the book

COOPERATION   / 15.11.2017

The presentation of the book "Turkmenistan is the heart of the Great Silk Road" by President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov took place in the assembly hall of the China University of Petroleum with the participation of Turkmen students, who get education in the higher educational institutions in Beijing. The representatives of ...

Gulbadam Babamuratova is the winner of the World Sambo Cup in the weight category up to 52 kg

SPORT   / 15.11.2017

Conference hall of the Sport Hotel in the Olympic village of the capital hosted honouring ceremony of Turkmen sambo wrestler Gulbadam Babamuratova who won the gold at the 41st World Sambo Championship in Sochi (Russian Federation). 26 year old Honoured Master of Sports achieved impressive victories in the weight category up to 52 kg. The sportswoman demonstrated outstanding results in the world arena and has been awarded with the order of Turkmenistan ...

Turkmen football players enter final part of 2019 Asian Cup

SPORT   / 14.11.2017

Another team out of 24 to participate in Asian Football Cup was defined in the match between Turkmenistan and Chinese Taipei in Balkanabat on November 14. This is Turkmenistan team! On the threshold of the last but one game in the contest for final part of 2019 Asian Cup, which is to be held in United Arab Emirates, Turkmenistan team shared the first and second places with Bahrain team leading current opposing team for one point. To guarantee the place in the 17th Asian Cup, ...

Ashgabat business forum focuses on strengthening interregional partnership

COOPERATION   / 14.11.2017

As part of the Seventh Regional Economic Conference on Afghanistan (RECCA VII) Ashgabat has hosted a business forum, which served as a meeting ground for representatives of state-run institutions and business communities from a number of countries of the region, authoritative international organizations, and the media. The event is aimed at deepening interregional ...

First Lady of Afghanistan Rula Ghani studies the activity of Turkmen Parliament

COOPERATION   / 14.11.2017

The Mejlis of Turkmenistan has held a meeting with the wife of the President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan Ashraf Ghani – Rula Ghani, who arrived to attend the 7th Regional Economic Conference on Afghanistan. In the course of the meeting, the guest was familiarized with the present-day tasks of the country’s supreme legislative authority, key trends in ...

A festive concert in the Mukams Palace opened the Days of Uzbek Culture

CULTURE   / 13.11.2017

The Mukams Palace of the State Cultural Center held the opening ceremony of the Days of Culture of the Republic of Uzbekistan. Leaders and representatives of cultural sphere of our country, the community, diplomatic missions accredited to Ashgabat, mass media, student youth gathered in the Mukams Palace of State Cultural Center to participate in solemn opening ceremony of ...

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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 ...