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Meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers of Turkmenistan

February 12, President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov chaired a regular meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers, which examined some draft documents, as well as a number of important issues of public life. Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers, the Director of the State Agency on Management and Use of Hydrocarbon Resources at the President of...

Investments of "Dragon Oil (Turkmenistan) Ltd." in Turkmenistan reached US $ 5 billion

"Dragon Oil (Turkmenistan) Ltd." has invested 5 billion US dollars in the development of the Contract area "Cheleken" offshore for more than 15 years of work in Turkmenistan. The Contract territory of the block "Cheleken" in the Turkmen sector of the Caspian field includes Jeitun and Jigalybek that "Dragon Oil (Turkmenistan) Ltd." (United Arab Emirates) develops...

The President of Turkmenistan and the ambassador of Afghanistan emphasized special value of the TAPI project in interstate cooperation

Project implementation of construction of the TAPI gas pipeline became one of key subjects during a meeting of the President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov and the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan Mohammad Fazil Sayfi finishing the diplomatic mission in Turkmenistan. As was underlined, the project of the largest gas pipeline of Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India on...

On the highway Tejen -Sarahs opened a modern gas station

On the territory of Ata village Sarahs district of Ahal region new petrol station were built, which equipment supplied by leading European manufacturers, put into operation and complied with the highest technical quality standards. Modern gas stations located along the highway Tejen-Sarahs, designed for servicing 750 units of cars per day. The new plant is equipped...

The construction of the Turkmen site of the TAPI gas pipeline gains paces

On the route of the Turkmen site of the TAPI gas pipeline welding works began. This work is performed by the prime contractor of construction – “Marynebitgazgurlushik” trust of the State Concern “Turkmennebitgazgurlushik”. Laying of the highway which will take place along future route is at the same time conducted. As it was reported, the Head...

Turkmenistan and Turkey have ample opportunities for diversification of trade and economic relations

The condition and prospects of the bilateral Turkmen-Turkish relations were discussed on February 9 at a meeting of the President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov with the Minister of Economic Affairs of Turkey Moustapha Elitash who arrived to Ashgabat at the head of representative delegation for participation in the Exhibition of export goods of Turkey. During conversation...

Huge natural gas reserves open up broad prospects for the development of the chemical industry in Turkmenistan

Among the issues discussed during the next video conference call to the government of Turkmenistan, held on February 8, discussed practical measures taken for successful solutions for the development of the chemical industry in the country programs. In particular, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov was informed in detail about the construction of carbamide plant in the Garabogaz city...

UN experts predict high growth in GDP of Turkmenistan in the coming years

According to forecasts by international experts, in 2016-2017 Turkmenistan's GDP will grow the most rapidly, and will be, respectively, 10.5 and 9.9 percent. This estimate of GDP growth of Turkmenistan is contained in the pages of the report, "World Economic Situation and Prospects 2016", published on the official UN website. In this report, leading international...

Financial news of the last week

32 transactions were registered at the State Commodity and Raw Materials Exchange of Turkmenistan last week.  Businessmen from the United Kingdom, Afghanistan registered the transactions for lamp oil, aviation kerosene and hydrotreated diesel fuel produced at the Turkmenbashi oil refineries in the foreign currency. The foreign currency transactions for denim, polypropylene sacks, Portland cement, cotton yarn...

Companies of Turkmenistan passed eco insurance procedure

The State Committee of Environmental Protection and Land Resources of Turkmenistan has completed environmental insurance of the companies, the scope of which is the use of natural resources. These included factories, oil and gas division of public corporations, textile, industrial, agricultural and transport companies as well as foreign companies operating in Turkmenistan. Jurisdiction of the State...

Results of work of the entities of energy industry in January, 2016 are discussed

Today in the central building of an oil and gas complex the took place the meeting, at which results of work of the entities of an industry in January of this year were considered, and also the course of implementation of priority projects within the development program of the oil and gas industry of Turkmenistan...

Meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers of Turkmenistan

On February 5 the President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov held the next meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers at which the results of work of industries of national economy for the first month of the current year were summed up, projects of a number of documents, single personnel and other questions are considered. According to data...

In Turkmenistan is actively implemented cashless payments.

For successful integration into the international financial system in Turkmenistan international payment systems take root, conditions for payment of various services by means of bank plastic cards are created, that was told in the message of the Central Bank (CB) of Turkmenistan. As was noted in the message, in Turkmenistan release of the international plastic cards...

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