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President of Turkmenistan receives head of Çalik Holding
9 Aug
President of Turkmenistan receives head of Çalik Holding

On August 8, 2019, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov received the chairman of the board of Çalik Holding, Akhmet Chalyk, who arrived in Turkmenistan to participate in the first Caspian Economic Forum, informs Turkmen State News Agency. During the meeting, the head of Çalik Holding informed the President of Turkmenistan about the implementation of the projects entrusted to the company. In particular, the businessman reported on the ongoing construction of a 500 kilovolt power line along the transnational gas pipeline Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan. It was noted that construction is being...

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Political consultations between the external policy agencies of Turkmenistan and the United Arab Emirates
30 Jul
Political consultations between the external policy agencies of Turkmenistan and the United Arab Emirates

On the 29th of July 2019, succeeding political consultations between the external policy agencies of Turkmenistan and the United Arab Emirates took place in the city of Abu Dhabi reports MFA of Turkmenistan.  During the talks, the parties discussed current issues of political-diplomatic, trade-economic and cultural-humanitarian cooperation between the two countries.  It was noted that the organization of visits on high level serves as an effective mechanism in the development of relations.  Also the vital role of inter-parliamentary ties between the states was underlined.  In this context, t...

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Turkmen – Afghan dialog is on new level of development
26 Jul
Turkmen – Afghan dialog is on new level of development

On July 25, 2019, in Faryab Province, Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, opening ceremony of 10-km railway and at Akina railway station and launch of construction of Akina – Andhoy railroad took place, the State News Agency of Turkmenistan reports. Turkmen delegation, which arrived for the events, was greeted by the heads of the Administration of Faryab Province, structural divisions of railroad transport of Afghanistan, representatives of public, clergy, personnel of Akina railway station, numerous local residents. On behalf of the Government of the country and Afghan people, the representati...

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Telephone conversation between the presidents of Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan
25 Jul
Telephone conversation between the presidents of Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan

On July 24, 2019, a telephone conversation took place between President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov and President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev, during which the Turkmen leader cordially congratulated the head of Uzbekistan on his birthday and wished him good health, inexhaustible courage and success in all his large-scale undertakings, reports State News Agency of Turkmenistan. Thanking for the congratulations and kind words, the President of Uzbekistan noted with satisfaction the progressive nature of bilateral cooperation across the entire range of cooper...

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The motor vehicle convoy with large consignment of humanitarian aid is on the way to Afghanistan
25 Jul
The motor vehicle convoy with large consignment of humanitarian aid is on the way to Afghanistan

On July 24, 2019 in accordance with the Resolution of President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, in order to provide socio-economic support to the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, a special motor vehicle convoy with a large consignment of regular humanitarian aid has left the Turkmen capital for Afghanistan, reports State News Agency of Turkmenistan. Drugs and medical supplies, textiles and children's clothing, school textbooks and supplies, confectionery and other products were sent to the fraternal Afghan people as a humanitarian aid. Being committed to the principles of peace and friend...

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Turkmenistan’s achievements in immunization have received high recognition
23 Jul
Turkmenistan’s achievements in immunization have received high recognition

At the international health conference dedicated to the Day of Health Workers and the Medical Industry of Turkmenistan, held in Ashgabat, UNICEF Representative in Turkmenistan Ms. Christine Weigand presented an award letter to the Ministry of Health and Medical Industry for sustaining high immunization rates through the government-financed National Immunization Programme.   “We admire the tireless efforts of health professionals who serve the needs of the population, especially children and women,” said Ms. Christine Weigand at the ceremony, congratulating all the country's medical work...

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