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The President of Turkmenistan congratulated compatriots with the Kurban Bairam (EID holiday).

The EID holiday is one of the oldest holidays, preaching philosophical-ethical tradition of humanity, the generosity and chistoserdechie people symbolizing association, creating in our society the atmosphere of inspiration. In this holiday found his reflection formed over the millennium and transmitted from generation to the generation of the principles in tune with high the mentality...

Turkmenistan might join the project of Baku-Tbilisi-Kars

The project railway Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway may be continued, said the Ambassador of Turkey in Turkmenistan Mustafa Kapucu, Trend reports citing the Turkish media. According to the diplomat, the relevant projects have already been prepared by the Turkish side. The Ambassador noted that this route can be used by Turkmenistan to bring the country's energy resources to...

Turkmenistan is developing a program of socio-economic development for 2019-2025

A preliminary draft of the program of socio-economic development of Turkmenistan for 2019-2025 was presented to President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov at a meeting of the government last Friday. As Deputy Prime Minister G. Myradov said during the meeting, this project was developed jointly by the ministries, sectoral departments and hyakimliks of Ashgabat and velayats. After hearing the...

Turkmenistan will celebrate Eid al-Adha on August 22-24

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov signed a decree, according to which 22-23-24 of August 2018 are declared the days of celebration of Eid al-Adha and, accordingly, non-working. The head of the state signed the relevant document on Friday at a meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers and the State security council in Turkmenbashi. Speaking at the meeting to...

In Dashoguz region the enterprise on storage and shipment of oil products was put into operation

The complex of facilities of Dashoguz enterprise for storage and shipment of petroleum products of "Türkmennebitönümleri" management was put into operation in the Northern region of the country on the territory of S.A.Niyazov etrap. The facility was built by the departmental repair and construction company. The total area of the new building is ten hectares. Annually,...

Oil becomes cheaper: Brent- $ 71.61 per barrel, WTI - $64.95

The cost of October futures for Brent oil at 8:31 Moscow time on August 20 decreased by 0.31% to 71.61 dollars per barrel. This is evidenced by the auction. September futures for WTI decreased by 0.4% to 64.95 dollars per barrel. Trading participants fear that the trade contradictions between Washington and Beijing are beginning to put some...

The products of the Turkmenbashi complex of oil refinery – in the top list of trading

Last week, 24 transactions were registered at the auction of the state commodity exchange of Turkmenistan. For foreign currency, entrepreneurs from Turkey, Uzbekistan and other countries purchased bitumen oil road and total oil coke produced at the Turkmenbashi complex of oil refineries. Sulphur technical (SC "Turkmengas") became a subject of transactions, the representatives of business circles...

The Presidents of Turkmenistan and Russia discussed prospects of bilateral cooperation in Sochi

The state and prospects of development of Turkmen-Russian relations were discussed at the meeting "without ties", which was held on Wednesday in Sochi by Presidents Vladimir Putin and Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov. As Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov stressed, Turkmenistan and the Russian Federation are strategic partners, building interstate relations on the principles of mutual respect. In this regard, the Turkmen...

The presidents of Turkmenistan and Russia will hold talks in Sochi

On August 15, Sochi will host a meeting of Russian President Vladimir Putin with President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, RIA Novosti reported with reference to the press service of the Kremlin. As expected, the meeting will address key issues of bilateral cooperation in the political, trade, economic, scientific, educational, cultural and humanitarian spheres, as well as...

The UN Secretary General has described signing of the Convention on the legal status of the Caspian sea as "historic"

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres welcomed the signing of the Convention on the legal status of the Caspian Sea and called the document a historic achievement on the way to regional cooperation, INTERFAX reports. "This historic document demonstrates the importance of regional cooperation, which is necessary for the maintenance of international peace and security", - the...

The CIS will create an analogue of the Schengen visa for Central Asia

CIS countries plan to create a single visa area of the Central Asian States, according to ORIENT news Agency.  This is due to the fact that in ancient times the Great silk road passed through the territory of the Central Asian States, and now on the world market all tourist products associated with this historical phenomenon...

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