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400 young boys and girls enter the new university – the Institute of Communal Services

SCIENCE   / 28.06.2017

The new higher educational institution - the Institute of Communal Services of Turkmenistan has replenished the infrastructure of the national system of higher education. The campus located in Abadan occupies the 25-hectare territory that hosts three academic buildings, an administration building, a residential compound for the families of university professors, four dormitories, a library, canteen, conference hall and a sports cluster. There is a ...

Trade policy is a key factor of economic cooperation

ECONOMY   / 27.06.2017

Exhibition fair “Trade and Services 2017” started in Ashgabat. Exposition centre of the Trade and Industrial Chamber of the country turned into a supermarket for two days – this was a concept, the organizers made having collected numerous representatives of the branch on one ground. Chairperson of the Mejlis, Deputy Chairmen of the Cabinet of Ministers, leaders of ministries and departments, representatives of diplomatic missions accredited in Turkmenistan, mass media, numerous ...

2017 Cultural Week was completed by celebration concert

CULTURE   / 27.06.2017

Today, on Cultural and Art Workers Day, the Turkmen capital has hosted a big festive concert, which comes as a final event of the Culture Week. Each day of the Week was eventful and featured spectacular activities, which showcased the achievements and enormous potential of Turkmenistan’s arts. The country’s best performing artists and ensembles represented all national arts. The 2017 ...

Hammer thrower Mergen Mammedov is the Vice-champion of track and field tournament in Almaty

SPORT   / 27.06.2017

Turkmen athletes have won three prizes including one silver and two bronze medals during the international track-and-field tournament held recently in Almaty (Kazakhstan). Our compatriots were successful in the hammer throwing and 4x400 meter relay. The vice-champion was Mergen Mammedov, who threw a hammer to a distance of 65 meters 71 centimeters. ...

Important ecological project is completed at Turkmenbashy Refinery Complex

ECONOMY   / 27.06.2017

New industrial water treatment and circulation supply system was commissioned at Turkmenbashy Refinery Complex. Leaders of branch departments, administration and public organizations of the city, honoured elders, constructors as well as representatives of British «Petro Gas LLP» who made this project took part in the opening ceremony. Computerised operator service is ...

Polyphony of national traditions – at painters’ works

CULTURE   / 27.06.2017

The exposition of the works by Turkmen painters, arranged at the Art Exhibition Centre, was dedicated to the Week of Culture. It is peculiar for the colors of traditions, conveyed through the variety of artistic techniques. The work by Annakurban Halmuradov “Yashuli” aroused particular attention among the visitors to the exposition. Given that the exposition opened on the day of ...

Disposal action of narcotic drugs and psychotropic substances takes place

PEOPLE   / 27.06.2017

Nearby the settlement of Bagabat, Ak Bugdai etrap, Akhal velayat, an event has been held to destroy narcotic drugs and psychotropic substances, seized during a number of special anti-drug operations conducted by law enforcement and military agencies. Co-organized by the Government of Turkmenistan, the State Coordinating Commission for Combating Narcotic Drugs under the ...

The Cultural Week: Day Five

CULTURE   / 26.06.2017

The fifth day of the Culture Week-2017 was held in Ashgabat. The event "Milli medeniýetim - döwrüň mukamy, Arkadagly Aşgabat - toýlar mekany!" Was held in the Mekan Palace by the Ministry of Culture in conjunction with the hakimlik of the capital city. Deputies of the Mejlis, representatives of the public, scientific, educational and cultural institutions, creative intelligentsia and industry workers stressed the ...

Million tons of wheat are delivered to the country’s reception facilities

ECONOMY   / 26.06.2017

This figure gives confidence that the grain growers will accomplish the harvest without any losses and deliver 1 600 000 tons of grain to the reserves of the Motherland. Efficient work of Turkmen grain growers is a logical result of large-scale changes performed under agricultural policy. Rational use of land and water resources, improvement of management system and regional specialization of agro industrial complex, steadfast introduction of market relations to the ...

First night of «Ruhubelentler” opera is dedicated to the Sports and inspiration

CULTURE   / 25.06.2017

According to the tradition, new stage play of Magtumguly National Music and Drama Theatre is timed to the Day of Cultural and Art Workers instituted on June 27, 2008 and since widely observed in Turkmenistan. This day entered the history of national art as a date of revival of Turkmen opera. Unlike previous opera performances, the most modern subject – preparation of 2017 Asian Games, is laid in the base of «Ruhubelentler» opera. The play narrates of the ...

The Cultural Week: Day Four

CULTURE   / 25.06.2017

The programme of the fourth day of this creative event was dedicated to the Year of Health and Inspiration as well as to the upcoming V Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games in Ashgabat in September. Supply of inspiration and sports was given in the morning in Altyn Asyr Park where performances demonstrating different sports were presented. The subject of Asian Games was continued at the exhibition expanded in the ...

Women peace-making mission is discussed at the regional meeting under the UN aegis

COOPERATION   / 24.06.2017

Delegation of Turkmenistan took part in regional seminar “The Role of Woman and Youth in Prevention of Conflicts in the Central Asia”. The meeting, where our country was represented by parliamentarians and members of Women Union, was held in Almaty on June 19 – 20. The seminar was aimed at activation of woman and youth role in peace-making processes in the ...

Frankfurt am Main to Host Talks on Turkmenistan–Germany Cooperation

COOPERATION   / 23.06.2017

On 10-12 July Frankfurt am Main will host the business meeting, “Turkmenistan–Germany: the Potential for Promising Cooperation”. The bilateral business forum and exhibition of Turkmen products dedicated to Asiada–2017 will be held as part of the event. The Turkmenistan–Germany business forum is expected to be attended by the representatives of government agencies and ...

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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 ...

Baton of horse ride dedicated to Asian Games – 2017 was taken up by Balkan velayat – picturesque land of plenty with ancient history and original traditions

01.07.2016

For 100 days, seventeen horsemen will ride through historical places, make stops in cities and villages of western region of the country and pass along the east cost of the Caspian Sea. President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov said that this horse ride is summoned to reflect our richest ...