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 Meetings were held as part Summits of the Heads of States Council of the CIS to be held in ashgabat
11 Oct
Meetings were held as part Summits of the Heads of States Council of the CIS to be held in ashgabat

On October 10, 2019, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov met with President of the Republic of Moldova Igor Dodony, President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev who arrived in Ashgabat to attend the regular summit of the Heads of State of the Commonwealth of Independent States. Also, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov received the Chairman of the Executive Committee - Executive Secretary of the Commonwealth of Independent States Sergey Lebedev. The President of the Republic of Azerbaijan I.Aliyev, the President of the Rep...

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Turkmenistan observes the Memorial Day
8 Oct
Turkmenistan observes the Memorial Day

On October 6, 2019 Turkmenistan observes the Memorial Day when tribute is paid to heroes lost in the battlefields of all wars as well as to the victims of catastrophic Ashgabat earthquake in 1948. President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov took part in the mourning ceremonies. The State flags have been were flown half-mast on occasion of sad date. Memorial prayers and food donation ceremonies are held all around the country.  The main Memorial Day activities were held at the Halk hakydasy (People's Memory) memorial complex in Ashgabat. The Head of state, leaders of the Mejlis (parliament), gover...

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 President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov set goals to increase the potential of the industrial communications complex
4 Oct
President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov set goals to increase the potential of the industrial communications complex

According to the State News Agency of Turkmenistan, on October 3, 2019, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov held a working meeting with the participation of Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers C. Purchekov and Minister of Industry and Communication T. Durhanov to consider key areas of industrialization, discuss the progress of construction work in the country, increase their level and quality, improving the activities of the electricity industry, utilities, and the introduction of industrial infrastructure of the latest technologies, as well as the intensification of the process of dig...

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President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov visited major construction sites in Ashgabat
3 Oct
President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov visited major construction sites in Ashgabat

According to the State News Agency of Turkmenistan, on October 2, 2019, the President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, together with Deputy Chairmen of the Cabinet of Ministers, some members of the State Security Council, the hyakim of Ashgabat, heads of several ministries and industry departments, made a working trip to the capital, to be familiarized with the state of affairs on large construction projects sites. During the trip, the President proceeded to new facilities being built along Chandybil Avenue. Among these objects are the International Medical and Aesthetic Center, the...

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 Turkmenistan signed code of conduct for achieving the world free of terrorism
2 Oct
Turkmenistan signed code of conduct for achieving the world free of terrorism

On September 30, 2019, at the UN headquarters, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan signed the Code of Conduct for achieving the World Free of Terrorism, reports the website of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan. The accession of Turkmenistan to the above international act was another confirmation of our country's strict commitment to fulfill the obligations arising from multilateral documents in the field of combating terrorism.

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Turkmenistan celebrates the Independence Day
28 Sen
Turkmenistan celebrates the Independence Day

On 27 September, 2019 early morning President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov attended a flower laying ceremony at Independence Monument in honor of the 28th anniversary of Turkmenistan’s independence. Thousands of residents and guests of Ashgabat gathered in the square in front of the Monument. Soldiers of the guard of honor lined up along the alley. Following the national anthem, the head of state laid a wreath of flowers at the foot of Independence Monument. Following the President of the country, wreaths and bouquets of flowers were laid by the government officials, leaders of the Mejlis (parli...

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