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One of the structures which ensure a doping control in the Games, - British company «Trivandi Chanzo»

COOPERATION   / 25.09.2017

The developed sports infrastructure and huge attention which is given by President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov to the sports sphere - the major resource of public progress, became an important condition which has caused the choice of Turkmenistan as a venue for the 5th Asian indoor and martial arts games. Thanks to the large scale work, today our capital has unique sports objects in region answering to the international standards and allowing ...

The Altyn Asyr Lake has a positive impact on the biodiversity of adjacent territories

PEOPLE   / 25.09.2017

The Altyn Asyr Lake under construction has a positive impact on the ecological situation, enriching the flora and fauna of the adjacent territories. During the regular field trips, the specialists of the Kaplankyr State Reserve observe the islands of plant and animal life at the hydraulic engineering structures of the lake nearby the Reserve. The lake is located on the migratory birds’ flyway. The construction project contributed to the emergence of new ...

The State of Margush: the crossroad of civilizations

CULTURE   / 25.09.2017

In previous issues, we published the fragments of history of the great Turkmen states and famous cities included to large-scale composition presented at the opening ceremony of V Asian Games. These are the capital of the great Parthian Empire located in Ahal Velayat, historical province Dehistan in Balkan Velayat, the capital of Kunyaurgench Khanate in Dashoguz Velayat and Amul, one of key ...

Vasiliy Shestakov: new page in the history of sambo

COOPERATION   / 25.09.2017

Big hall of the Media Centre held the press conference where President of International Sambo Federation Vasiliy Shestakov (Russia) has spoken to domestic and foreign mass media. He informed about the decision of the Executive Committee of the Olympic Council of Asia made on the session in Ashgabat on September 20 on inclusion of sambo to the programme of the Asian Games. Sport sambo ...

Processed Cotton Products Traded on Top Positions at State Commodity and Raw Materials Exchange of Turkmenistan

ECONOMY   / 24.09.2017

61 transactions were registered past week at the State Commodity and Raw Materials Exchange of Turkmenistan. Entrepreneurs from Afghanistan purchased, in foreign currency, gasoline produced at the Turkmenbashi Complex of Oil Refineries. Moreover, refined sunflower oil, denim fabric and cotton yarn were sold in foreign currency. Russia, ...

Advanced medical facilities are at the disposal of the participants and guests of Ashgabat 2017 Games

PEOPLE   / 23.09.2017

V Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games require maximum output of the professionals who render the assistance to the guests and participants of the Games 24/7. Our first-class medical personnel provides medical services which are vital during such big competitions. Having advanced technologies, modern equipment and quality medical education, ...

One of the episodes of the opening ceremony of the Games is dedicated to the history of Eastern Turkmenistan

CULTURE   / 23.09.2017

After grandiose episodes from the history of the great Parthian Empire with its splendid capital Nisa, architectural extravaganza of mediaeval Dehistan, famous with its masters and scientists Kunyaurgench staged in magnificent composition at the Olympic Stadium during opening ceremony of V Asian Games, we have been watching the past of ...

The project for improvement of the environment of oil fields on the west of the country is under developemnt

ECONOMY   / 23.09.2017

Information about the development of the project aimed at improvement of environment condition of oil fields in Balkan Velayat was given during the session of Turkmen Government on September 22. It was mentioned that implementation of the project in accordance with existing legislation is beneficial by number of aspects. Particularly, it ...

Turkmenistan outlines specific measures for implementation of the Declaration on refugee sportsmen

COOPERATION   / 23.09.2017

It was informed at the session of the Government on September 22 that the Ministry of Foreign Affairs carries out the work for practical realization of the Declaration on Encouragement of Valuable Contribution of the Olympic Refugee Teams to the Consolidation of Peace and Human Rights adopted by the initiative of the President of Turkmenistan at the 36th session of UN Council on Human Rights in Geneva. Turkmen side prepared specific proposals, ...

The award ceremony of the presents to refugee sportsmen takes place in the Olympic village

COOPERATION   / 22.09.2017

The award ceremony of valuable gifts to the members of refugee team with participation of the leaders of the Executive Committee of V Asian Games, representatives of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan, the State Committee for Sports and Tourism, coaches and members of Turkmenistan and foreign countries’ teams, representatives of domestic and foreign mass media has taken place in the Olympic village. The action was held at the square of the ...

The best sports doctors are involved in the Rehabilitation centre of the Olympic village

PEOPLE   / 22.09.2017

One of the major and integral components of successful organization of «Ashgabat- 2017, such any big sports action like this mass event, is qualified medical service. At the extended meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers which took place on September 22, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov gave particular attention to this issue in aspect of quality of ...

Bright pages of Dehistan and Kunyaurgench history in the episodes of the opening ceremony of the Games

CULTURE   / 21.09.2017

During opening ceremony of V Asian Games, the pages of glorious history of Turkmen nation were demonstrated in creative artistic way. We continue historical story line of grandiose performance in the Olympic stadium. 2. Dehistan – the oasis of bygone days Sailboats of many nations that had an exit to the Caspian run across the sea in the ...

Tegla Lorupe: refugees team is grateful to Turkmen leader for the opportunity to participate in Asian Games

COOPERATION   / 21.09.2017

Media Centre of the Olympic village held press conference with participation of refugees team. They shared their impressions from the stay in Turkmen capital and organizations of the competitions. The adoption of the Declaration on encouragement of valuable contribution of the refugees Olympic teams to consolidation of peace and human ...

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Turkmen nature conquers by its beauty

25.07.2017

Tourist oasis stretches from the valleys of Sekizyab and Germab on the western fringe of Uldepe mountain range to the Sherlock brook on the east including the lowlands of small rivers Archabil and Gyokdere. These popular resort places are for inveterate tourists as they have everything that can attract the lovers of active life style like small hills and forbidding rocks, highland plateaus and rocky canyons, ...

Ancient settlement Dargan-gala experienced genuine growth after entering of Khorezm to the State of Turkmen – Seljuks

03.03.2017

Archaeological monument is located in Bitarap etrap, Lebap Velayat near administration border with Dashoguz Velayat. It is about 4.5 km away from modern settlement with the same name and occupied 8 hectares. Dargan-gala relates to the VII – VIII centuries and no wonder that local resident call it differently – Kone-gala, ...

Dayahatyn architectural monument is one of the most preserved caravansary of the trade peak between the East and West

31.01.2017

The inn, located 170 km north of Turkmenabad, Lebap velayat, was built about one thousand years ago on the northern part of the Great Silk Road. Decoration of the walls, brickworks of arches, vaults and domes is made of fired bricks. The inexorable course of time and precipitation continue exerting baneful influence on this strong ...

Osty Gala ancient settlement is one of historical monuments located in Farab etrap, Lebap Velayat

29.01.2017

Osty settlement with 3 thousand square meters area dated by the I century A.C. is located near the village of the same name in Farab etrap. Three archaeological expeditions worked there in different years. By the artefacts found there, the scientists established that the settlement existed as a part of Kushan Empire, which occupied large territory of ...

Lebap Velayat: industrial complex, the centre of the monuments of spirituality and the pearl of nature

19.01.2017

The unprecedented horse marathon marking the V Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games continues its 500-day tour in the ancient land in the east of Turkmenistan, in Lebap Velayat. Lebap Velayat is the land with the footprints of dinosaurs and majestic karst caves, the most beautiful gorges, waterfalls and amazing moonscapes. The Amudarya River ...

The mud volcanoes – live breath of the earth

05.07.2016

The coast of the ancient Caspian Sea… Beautiful valleys and foothills left somewhere far behind. Mountain gorges with loud waterfalls and sparkling mountain rivers disappeared like mirages in desert. Steep slopes covered with juniper trees and colourful carpet of spring primrose are not seen anymore. Only from time to time, narrow strip of the sea flickers at the very edge of the horizon, and only ...