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Ashgabat to host international cotton fair in November

Ashgabat to host international cotton fair in November

The 7th International Trade Fair of Cotton Products and International Conference 'Cotton products of Turkmenistan and World Market' will be held in Ashgabat on November 25-26, the event organizers said. The event will be held …

Turkmenistan discusses prospects for cooperation with EU

Turkmenistan discusses prospects for cooperation with EU

Ashgabat hosted a seminar on Turkmenistan-EU relations, organized by the EU Special Representative for Central Asia, Ambassador Peter Burian, the European Union Bureau in Turkmenistan and Turkmen Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The central …

Garlyk plant in Turkmenistan to be opened in late March

Garlyk plant in Turkmenistan to be opened in late March

The opening of the Garlyk Mining and Processing Plant is scheduled for March 31. The issue was discussed during the visit of the Chairman of the Belarusian National Assembly’s Council Mikhail Myasnikovich to …

Turkmenistan supports Paris Climate Agreement

Turkmenistan supports Paris Climate Agreement

Turkmenistan supports the Paris Climate Agreement, adopted on December 12, 2015, this was said during a seminar, organized by the State Committee for Environmental Protection and Land Resources with the support of the United Nations Development …

New mayor appointed in Ashgabat

New mayor appointed in Ashgabat

Turkmenistan’s President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov has appointed Shamukhammet Durdylyev as the mayor of the capital city Ashgabat, AzerNews reported citing the Golden Age online newspaper. …

EU to hold talks on gas with Turkmenistan

EU to hold talks on gas with Turkmenistan

The EU is ready to continue the discussion of energy cooperation with Turkmenistan, Chargé d'Affaires of the European Union Lyubomir Frebort said at the international oil and gas conference, held in Ashgabat. …

Ashgabat opens large international airport

Ashgabat opens large international airport

On September 17, 2016 in Ashgabat, Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov participated in the solemn ceremony of the inauguration of the complex of the new International Airport, designed to become the main "air …

Earthquake in Iranian province bordering Turkmenistan

Earthquake in Iranian province bordering Turkmenistan

An earthquake measuring 4.8 on the Richter scale shook the Bojnord city in North Khorasan Province bordering Turkmenistan on May 24th, Trend reports with reference to Tass. The earthquake occurred in 23 kilometers east from the Bojnord …

Turkmenistan to extend cooperation with Saudi Arabia

Turkmenistan to extend cooperation with Saudi Arabia

Today Ashgabat hosted a meeting of the Turkmen-Saudi intergovernmental commission on trade and economic cooperation where the parties set tasks in deepening of business partnership. The meeting was …

Turkmenistan celebrates harvest festival

Turkmenistan celebrates harvest festival

Today Turkmenistan celebrates the main agricultural holiday – Harvest Festival. It falls on the last Sunday of November. On this day the republic honors agrarians. The best of them receive state awards and valuable gifts, cash …

Elections to local government bodies held in Turkmenistan

Elections to local government bodies held in Turkmenistan

Today in Turkmenistan elections are being held to the local government bodies, the Gengeshi. In addition, the residents of Ashgabat are electing deputies to the Mejlis (Parliament) of the country in two constituencies, where previously elected …

Ban Ki-moon and Berdimuhamedov talks to be held in Ashgabat

Ban Ki-moon and Berdimuhamedov talks to be held in Ashgabat

Today talks between UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon and President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov will be held in Ashgabat. At the meeting Berdimuhamedov and Ban Ki-moon will discuss the development of cooperation …

Ashgabat drifts toward Seoul

Ashgabat drifts toward Seoul

Rapprochement between Turkmenistan and South Korea looks promising for the Central Asian states