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Turkmenistan and Germany discussed a situation in Afghanistan

In Ashgabat the meeting of representatives of the Turkmen government with the special representative of federal government of Germany on Afghanistan and Pakistan Markus Pottsel took place, it is reported on the website of Foreign Ministry of Turkmenistan. As it is noted, the parties discussed the activities of Turkmenistan in energy, transport and economic spheres directed...

The agreement on a transit and transport route of Lapis – Lazuli signed in Ashgabat opens a direct trade way from Asia to Europe

The five-sided Agreement on a transit and transport cooperation on Lapis – Lazuli Route (Lazurite) signed between Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Turkey and Turkmenistan during 7th ministerial Regional Economic Cooperation Conference on Afghanistan (RECCA VII) which took place the day before in Ashgabat.  Speaking about value of this project, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Afghanistan Salakhuddin Rabbani noted...

The UN highly appreciates efforts of Turkmenistan in strengthening international cooperation, - the Secretary general of UNCTAD

The prospects of a bilateral cooperation were discussed at the meeting of the President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov with the Secretary general of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Mr. Mukhisa Kituyi who arrived in Ashgabat for participation in the 7th Regional Economic Cooperation Conference on Afghanistan (RECCA VII).   Having noted strategic nature...

Participants of RECCA VII will approve approaches to the solution of questions of the Afghan perspective

Today in the Turkmen capital the ministerial meeting of the 7th Regional Economic Cooperation Conference on Afghanistan has taken place. Its work is intended to promote further consolidation of common efforts on development of the approved approaches to the solution of topical issues of the Afghan perspective, to assist peaceful development of Afghanistan and in general promotion...

The President of Turkmenistan charged to the government to develop legal aspects for amnesty of the equities and property

In Turkmenistan within a program implementation of anti-corruption carrying out amnesty of the equities and property is planned. The vice-chairmen on economic problems Gochmyrat Myradov at a meeting of the Government last Friday reported to the President of the country on the carried-out preparatory work in this direction.  Reporting on accomplishment of the orders which were earlier given by...

Turkmenistan is studying the possibility of accession to the WTO

The Ministry of foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan on the eve of a meeting with a delegation of the UN Conference on trade and development (UNCTAD), headed by the Secretary-General, Mr. Muhith Kituyi, reported on the website of the foreign Ministry of Turkmenistan. During the meeting the Turkmen side underlined that cooperation with the UN and its...

The countries of Central Asia strengthen regional cooperation

In Samarkand on November 10-11, 2017 hosted the international conference on security and sustainable development in Central Asia under the auspices of the United Nations "Central Asia: a common past and a common future, cooperation for sustainable development and mutual prosperity" as well as another meeting of foreign Ministers of Central Asian States is of...

Oil prices are stable: Brent - $63,56, WTI - $56,80

January futures for Brent crude oil by 7:40 Moscow time on November 13 grew up on 4 cents (0,06%) - up to $63,56 for barrel. The quotations of the December contract for WTI crude oil rose in price for 6 cents (0,1%) and made $56,80 for barrel. Following the results of the biddings on November 10...

Financial news of the last week

Last week at the biddings of the State commodity and raw exchange of Turkmenistan 62 transactions were registered. For foreign currency entrepreneurs from USA, UAE, Afghanistan and other countries purchased gasoline and liquified gas made at the Turkmenbashi complex of oil refineries.  In addition for foreign currency terry products, cotton yarn and extract of licorice root were realized....

Cabinet meeting of Turkmenistan

On November 10 the President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov held the regular meeting of the Cabinet council at which issues of the state economic and social policy were discussed, projects of a number of documents were considered. At the meeting it was reported about results of preparatory work on implementation in Turkmenistan of the Program for...

- Port in Turkmenbashi will open huge opportunities for optimization of traffic flows on the Euroasian space, - Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov

The President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov got acquainted with the construction course of new international seaport on the Caspian Sea in the city of the Turkmenbashi. "This project realized by the Turkish company "Gap Inşaat" is an important part of complex industrialization of Turkmenistan", the head of the state told, having added that its implementation would provide...

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