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Turkmen entrepreneurs to build the golf club in Avaza

PEOPLE   / 17.10.2017

It was known after the meeting of President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov with general Director of Nicklaus Group Jack Nicklaus during the opening of Ashgabat golf club. This game develops coordination and self-control, discipline and supports the concentration of attention and conditioning of the organism as it mean long stay on the fresh air. Besides, the golf gives an opportunity to become closer to the nature as trainings and competitions are held in special fields made in harmony with the ...

Turkmen sports game ‘chilik-hekgal’ – a precessor of golf

CULTURE   / 16.10.2017

During their 5,000-year history, the Turkmen people created seventy states, including the largest empires, which left a notable mark in the history of the world civilization. Despite the peacefulness and tolerance, inherent in the national character, our ancestors had to fight a lot, defending their native land and the independence of the Fatherland. In earlier historical periods, the ancestors of Turkmens, whose life proceeded in difficult natural climatic conditions, also had to ...

The pupils of boarding school for intellectually gifted kids – the winners of international academic competition for geometry

SCIENCE   / 16.10.2017

Turkmen pupils are among winners of the fourth Iranian academic competition for geometry “IGO-2017”. The intellectual internet-competition incorporated about four thousand young mathematician from 44-contries worldwide. The competition organized online was developed in three categories - beginners, medium and ...

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 ...

First golf club in the country is ready to be opened in picturesque parking zone of Ashgabat

PEOPLE   / 16.10.2017

The first golf club in Turkmenistan is to be opened on October 17 in the central part of the capital on hilly area adjacent to 630 hectares parking zone. 70 hectares golf court is located next to Yuldiz Hotel. Unique landscape project for elite game was developed by Nicklaus Design, which is headed by famous American profession golf player Jack Nicklaus. ...

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 ...

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 international youth exchange organized under support of the Foreign Ministry of Japan is aimed at consolidation ...

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. Approaches to consolidation of regional cooperation in the Central, South and South – East Asia ...

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. ...

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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 ...