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A meeting of Deputy Ministers of Foreign Affairs of Central Asian countries and Russia
22 May
A meeting of Deputy Ministers of Foreign Affairs of Central Asian countries and Russia

On May 21, 2020, a meeting of Deputy Foreign Ministers of the Russian Federation and Central Asian countries was held, including the Republic of Kazakhstan, the Kyrgyz Republic, the Republic of Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and the Republic of Uzbekistan. The meeting was held in a video conference format, informs the web-site of the MFA of Turkmenistan.     The meeting participants exchanged views on the agenda of the upcoming third ministerial meeting in the format of CA5 + Russia. The participants in the meeting especially noted the importance of strengthening and coordinating the interaction a...

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Negotiations between railway workers of Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan and Iran took place
22 May
Negotiations between railway workers of Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan and Iran took place

On May 21, 2020, in the building of the Türkmendemirýollary agency, negotiations were held in the form of a videoconference between the railway administrations of Turkmenistan, the Republic of Uzbekistan and the Islamic Republic of Iran, informs the web-site of the MFA of Turkmenistan.     The negotiations were attended by the leaders of the agency “Türkmendemirýollary”, JSC “Uzbekiston Temiryullari” and RAI “Railways of Islamic Republic of Iran”. During the meeting, an exchange of views took place on enhancing mechanisms for interaction in the field of transportation and transit across the...

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President of Turkmenistan holds a working session on stable development of the economy
21 May
President of Turkmenistan holds a working session on stable development of the economy

On May 20, 2020, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov held a working meeting with the participation of Deputy Chairmen of the Cabinet of Ministers B. Ovezov and G. Mushshikov, who are in charge of the transport and communication, financial and economic sectors, the State News Agency of Turkmenistan reports. Opening the meeting, the President noted that given the difficult epidemiological situation in the world and the region, it was important to maintain steady paces of development of all segments of the economic complex. Moreover, great attention should be paid to the implementation of measur...

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Turkmenistan attends ESCAP Asia-Pacific Forum on Sustainable Development
21 May
Turkmenistan attends ESCAP Asia-Pacific Forum on Sustainable Development

On May 20, 2020, the Seventh Asia-Pacific Forum on Sustainable Development was held in videoconference format in Bangkok, informs the web-site of the MFA of Turkmenistan.     This forum, organized under the auspices of the Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP), brought together a significant number of officials, experts and specialists from Member States and other members of the organization. At the forum, the Turkmen delegation was headed by the Minister of Finance and Economics of Turkmenistan. During the online session, its participants focused on such important...

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President of Turkmenistan congratulates compatriots on Gadyr gijesi
20 May
President of Turkmenistan congratulates compatriots on Gadyr gijesi

“I congratulate you on the blessed Gadyr gijesi - the Night of forgiveness, crowning the holy month of Oraza! I firmly believe that prosperity, mercy and prayers, as well as the symbolism of this Night - Gadyr gijesi, when Almighty Allah sent down the first surahs of the holy Quran, will strengthen our unity”, says President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov in his congratulatory address. “We pay special respect to Gadyr gijesi – the Night of forgiveness. In accordance with centuries-old traditions, firmly rooted in the consciousness and life of the people, an agzachar-sadaka is given in honor of thi...

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A meeting was held on the export opportunities and import needs of Turkmenistan and Russia in the textile industry
20 May
A meeting was held on the export opportunities and import needs of Turkmenistan and Russia in the textile industry

On May 19, 2020, a working meeting was held in the building of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Turkmenistan in the form of a video conference between representatives of the Chambers of Commerce and Industry of Turkmenistan and the Russian Federation on the export opportunities and import needs of Turkmenistan and Russia in the textile industry, informs the web-site of the MFA of Turkmenistan.     The Turkmen side was headed by the Chairman of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Turkmenistan. The Russian side was headed by the Vice President of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry...

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