News 11 january 2018

Oficial

The head of state made personnel decisions

Babayev Dovletmuhammet Muhammetnazarovich has been appointed the Deputy Chairman of State Development Bank of Turkmenistan;

Science

Analysts of the National Institute of Deserts, Flora and Fauna actively participate in the implementation of environmental programs

Yelena DOLGOVA

The head of the department, Nura Atamuradov noted, the new department of the Institute is called upon to provide advice in greening and planting, in implementing joint environmental projects, and on the aspects of implementation the world experience of environmental management into national environmental practice.

Science

The experiment on growing pistachio in the desert continues successfully

Yelena DOLGOVA

Guljemal Gurbanmamedova, the senior researcher of this laboratory reported, the research started up in December 2014 to the north of the village of Bokordok near the drainage discharge collector. In 2015 on an experimental plot were planted plain almonds and pistachios. Mineral and organic fertilizers were used in order to improve their growth and development. Laboratory staff plan to connect to the experiment other drought-and salt-tolerant fruit crops. After three years of scientific work, a part of the grown up trees - 450 - pistachios and 350 - almonds were given to the local population for gardening use. The control for the remaining three-year-old trees will be made to determine their salt tolerance.

In the spotlight

The President of Turkmenistan and the Foreign Minister of Malaysia discuss actual directions of cooperation

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Having expressed the gratitude for cordial welcome on Turkmen land, the guest conveyed the greetings of the leaders of Malaysia who addressed sincere wishes of happiness and prosperity to the President and people of our country.

People

Efficient marketing strategy leads to considerable increment of internet users in the country

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Large work on formation of relative infrastructure is carried out in the country for the solution of the assignments set by the Head of the State. The specialists of the branch realize large projects aimed at the creation of comprehensive communication system based on advanced technologies, improvement of quality and variety of communication service together with the access to the internet of the population in remote areas of the country.

Economy

Investment partnership is one of the key directions of the activity of the Bank of Foreign Economic Affairs

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Perspectives of investment partnership were discussed among the main subjects at the negotiations on topical directions of the cooperation. Representatives of the Government and business circles of UAE expressed keen interest in the projects planned in our country and aimed at innovative development of the economy, further integration of Turkmenistan to international network of production, technology and trade relations.

In the spotlight

Craig Reedie: WADA is to provide assistance to Turkmenistan in establishing the National Anti-Doping Agency of Turkmenistan

“A meeting of the Executive Committee of the Central Asia Regional Anti-Doping Organisation and the seminar on coaching doping control inspectors took place in Turkmenistan in May, 2017 under your patronage. I am happy to inform you that according to the meeting participants, the meeting was a success. I would like to congratulate you and the Executive Committee of the V Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games for the organization of the Games in Ashgabat at the high level”, says Craig Reedie in his address.