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6 Jul

A REVIEW OF THE COUNTRY'S FOREIGN POLICY ACTIVITIES FOR THE FIRST HALF OF 2020 WAS HELD AT THE MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS OF TURKMENISTAN

On July 6, 2020, a meeting was held in the building of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan to review the results of the country's foreign policy activities for the first half of 2020, which is being implemented under the wise leadership of President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov. The meeting was attended by leaders and employees of the diplomatic service of Turkmenistan. During the meeting, the main achievements of the country's foreign policy were announced...

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4 Jul

PETROLEUM PRODUCTS AND TEXTILE ARE IN THE TOP OF EXCHANGE TRADES

77 transactions have been registered at the trades of the state Commodity and Raw Material Exchange of Turkmenistan last week. For foreign currency, representatives of business circles of UAE, Turkey, Afghanistan and other countries have bought base oil, heavy fuel oil with law sulphur content made at Turkmenbashy Refinery Complex. Various polyethylene and polypropylene (SC Türkmengaz) as well as carbamide (SC Türkmenhimiýa) were subjects of trade between entrepreneurs from Russian Federation...

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3 Jul

ARTIST RAKHMAN RAKHMANOV DESIGNS THE COVER OF ATAJAN TAGAN’S ‘THE STRANGER’ TO BE PUBLISHED IN FRENCH

As reported earlier, ‘The Stranger’, a novel by Atajan Tagan, is being prepared for publication in the French language. Turkmen artists competed for designing the cover of the book. The design by Rakhman Rakhmanov has been named the best. His name is easily recognized by art lovers. Majoring in book design, he graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts (the Department of Graphic Design). Now teaching at his alma mater, he also illustrates books and creates pictures in different styles. Lookin...

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3 Jul

SESSION OF THE GOVERNMENT: OUTCOMES OF 6 MONTHS, MEASURES OF FINANCIAL STABILITY, PRIORITIES OF SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov held extended session of the Cabinet of Ministers where representatives of National Parliament, heads of ministries and departments, high educational institutes, mass media, heads of Administration of Ashgabat and regions and their deputies have been invited. Outcomes of development of branches of national economy for 6 months of the year have been summed up, relative reports have been listened and evaluation of performed work has been made as well realizat...

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3 Jul

MINISTERS OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS OF TURKMENISTAN AND AFGHANISTAN DISCUSSED A NUMBER OF ISSUES BY PHONE

On July 2, 2020, a telephone conversation between the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan Rashid Meredov and the Acting Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan Mohammed Haneef Atmar was held. The parties noted the significance of regular contacts between the Heads of States and in the framework of the external policy agencies. Mr. Atmar addressed kind words to Turkmenistan in connection with the humanitarian aid provided to Afghanistan in the period of pande...

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2 Jul

HOW COLLECTIVE TALENT SPEAKS: RASUL KLYCHEV ON CREATIVITY AND BEYOND

The State Symphony Orchestra of Turkmenistan under Rasul Klychev has become the President’s Türkmeniň Altyn Asyry Award winner. I met with maestro Klychev to personally express congratulations on behalf of our readers to him and the members of his star-studded (it is no exaggeration to say this) orchestra on the spectacular achievement. - The State Symphony Orchestra of Turkmenistan is quite young, Rasul says. - It was formed in 2007. Under the baton of its first conductor, People’s Artist of...

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2 Jul

A TRILATERAL MEETING OF THE PRESIDENTS OF TURKMENISTAN, AFGHANISTAN AND AZERBAIJAN WAS HELD

On July 2, 2020, a trilateral meeting was held in the form of a video conference between the Presidents of Turkmenistan, Afghanistan and Azerbaijan. The agenda of the high-level meeting included discussion of a joint project - the international transit and transport corridor along the route Afghanistan-Turkmenistan-Azerbaijan-Georgia-Turkey (Lapis Lazuli). During a video conference on the implementation of this joint project, the heads of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan Mohammad Ashraf Gh...

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