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In Turkmenistan, GDP growth in January-February amounted to 6.2 percent

Macroeconomic indicators for January-February 2019 demonstrate steady dynamics in all sectors of the national economy of Turkmenistan. The two-month GDP growth rate stands at 6.2 percent. This was reported at a government meeting last Thursday, at which the results of the socio-economic development of our country for two months of the current year were discussed. In...

Large families in Turkmenistan received new apartments from the President as a gift

In honor of the International women's day, large families in Turkmenistan were given the keys to new luxury apartments as a gift from President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov. On the eve of this holiday celebrations were held in all regions of the country. The ministries, departments, institutions and organizations, enterprises of all forms of ownership have held ceremonies...

Turkmenistan developed a formulation of bitumen mastic based on local raw materials

Road bitumen produced at the Turkmenbashi complex of oil refineries, has become one of the components in the formulation of new bitumen emulsion mastic, which was developed by experts of the Institute of Chemistry at Academy of Sciences of Turkmenistan. According to the electronic newspaper “Turkmenistan: The Golden Age”, this building material used for waterproofing...

It is possible to expand the Southern Gas Corridor in two directions, - BP Azerbaijan

It is possible to expand the Southern Gas Corridor (SGC) in two directions, Vice President of the BP Azerbaijan Bakhtiyar Aslanbeyli told to Trend. According to him, “the first direction is the gas resources of Azerbaijan, and not only Shah Deniz, but also other fields, such as Shafag-Asiman, Umid-Babek, operated by SOCAR and other fields”. - The...

The President of Turkmenistan and the Ambassador of Georgia discussed the priorities of the interstate partnership

Energy and transport are among the priority areas of the Turkmen-Georgian interstate partnership. This was announced on Tuesday at a meeting of President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov with the new ambassador of Georgia to Turkmenistan Mamuka Murdzhikneli, who presented his credentials to the head of state. As was noted during the meeting, a reliable basis for...

The nationwide greening campaign will take place on March 21

In accordance with the Resolution of President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov in Turkmenistan on March 21, 2019 will be held nationwide “Ýöwar” for planting trees. The document prescribes to the ministries, sectoral departments, the khakimliks of the velayats and the city of Ashgabat to ensure the holding of the national greening Ýöwar at a high organizational level. In 2019,...

Turkmenistan and the EU are increasing the dynamics of partnership.

The delegation of the European Union headed by Christian Berger, head of the EU mission to Turkmenistan, who arrived in Ashgabat on a working visit, held a number of meetings on March 4 in the ministries and departments of our country, during which the key areas of cooperation of Turkmenistan with the EU countries were...

Turkish Çalık Enerji will upgrade turbines at the Mary hydroelectric station

The Turkish company Çalık Enerji won the international tender for the modernization of turbines at the Mary Hydropower Plant. This was reported to the President in the course of a government meeting held last Friday by Vice-chairman Dadebay Amangeldiev. The Vice-chairman informed the head of the state about the ongoing work on the purchase of necessary...

The Mejlis of Turkmenistan adopted the law "On environmental audit"

According to the results of the fifth meeting of the Mejlis of the sixth convocation, which took place last Saturday, the deputies adopted the law “On Environmental Audit”. Discussing the draft law, the parliamentarians emphasized that the greatest attention is paid to ecology in Turkmenistan. The strategy of "green development" was laid down by the head...

Additional storage tanks for the storage of petroleum products will be purchased for TCOR

The commodity park of the Turkmenbashi complex of oil refineries will be expanded. President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov signed a decree according to which it is planned to purchase tanks of various capacities for storing gasoline and diesel fuel at the Kenar oil product storage and shipment facility, as well as at the Seydi oil...

Oil products are leading in exchange trading.

At the State Commodity and Raw Materials Exchange of Turkmenistan held last week, 21 transactions were registered. For foreign currency, entrepreneurs from the United Kingdom, Switzerland, the United Arab Emirates, Turkey, Afghanistan and other countries purchased lighting kerosene, petroleum coke, base oil produced at the Turkmenbashi complex of oil refineries. High-density polyethylene produced at the polymer plant...

European vector - the most important priority of the foreign policy strategy of Turkmenistan

As it was already reported, during a recent working visit to Balkan region, President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov got acquainted with the ecological situation in the area of the Turkmen Lake “Altyn Asyr” and social and economic projects that are planned to be implemented in the region. The leaders and staff of international organizations accredited in...

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