News 19 january 2018

In the spotlight

Objectives of the development of all spheres of the state life are outlined at the session of the Cabinet of Ministers

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Having announced the agenda, the Head of the State gave floor to Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers G. Myradov who reported on the preparation of the Plan of Social and Economic Indicators of the ministries and department of Turkmensitan and Working Pland of financial, economic and banking spheres for 2018.

Cooperation

Advanced technologies and equipment are to be presented in Ashgabat by leading companies

Technology equipment, construction materials, automobile transport, technical aids for chemical, energy, oil and gas and food industry will be demonstrated at the exhibition. Companies producing household equipment and the equipment for textile industry, health protection, involved in science and space technologies, in transport and logistics branches, providing trade services and consultancy will present their achievements.

Oficial

Turkmen Leader expresses the gratitude to the King of Saudi Arabia for financial support of TAPI

“At present time, Turkmenistan steadily performs the objectives on the realization of this project. I accept this financial support as the continuation of your efforts for the development of our cooperation.

Cooperation

Saudi Development Fund invests in the TAPI project

Having heard the information President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov stated the progressive dynamics of the implementation of the TAPI project, the implementation of which was of great importance in the context of the formation of a new architecture of global energy security, creating conditions for universal sustainable development.

Cooperation

National Parliament Hosts Meeting with Parliamentary Delegation of Republic of Korea

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

During the meeting, the guests were briefed on the principle objectives of our country’s highest legislative body, its structure and spheres of activity in the light of extensive socio-economic transformations initiated by President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov.

Cooperation

Turkmen Delegation Conducts Political Consultations in Islamabad and New Delhi

As reported, issues of development of the interstate cooperation, including the activities of the bilateral Intergovernmental Commission, have been placed on the agenda of the Turkmenistan–Pakistan political and economic consultations that took place on 15 January. The sides engaged in an extensive exchange of views on intensification of international and regional cooperation. Special emphasis has been placed on implementation of joint projects for the construction of the Turkmenistan–Afghanistan–Pakistan–India transnational gas pipeline, the fiber-optic communication and power lines along the Turkmenistan–Afghanistan–Pakistan route.

Economy

Laboratories of the State Reference Stock Centre prepare for international accreditation

Vladimir KOMAROV

The large-scale work has been done to achieve the international accreditation. For several years, the experts from the Vilnius Metrology Institute and the Metrology Institute of Georgian National Agency for Standards and Metrology(GeoSTM)) jointly with the experts of the project "Support to the Alignment of Technical Regulations and Enhancement of the Quality Infrastructure in Turkmenistan" implemented by the British Standards Institution (BSI), have trained managers and specialists, performing calibrations in the field of thermometry, and awarded them with relevant certificates. With the support of the Vilnius Metrology Institute, Turkmen specialists calibrated the standard equipment and measuring ...

Cooperation

Sony Corporation express the interest in projects for improvement of Turkmenistan telecommunications

Fruitful long-term cooperation with this transnational company, one of the leading manufacturers of innovative electronics and other high-tech products, in the field of television, cinematography and digital communications networks was discussed during the 2013 official visit by President Gurbanguly Berdymuhamedov to Japan. After visiting the Corporation’s headquarters in Tokyo, the head of state highlighted our country’s interest in adopting best practices and establishing close business partnerships with world’s leading companies. Sony Corporation, whose innovative products (which are well ahead of their time) are the guarantee of quality and reliability, is indisputably one of ...

Cooperation

Test runs allow the PRC assessing economic advantages f transit corridor via Turkmenistan

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov initiates large-scale projects aimed at the development of beneficial economic relations and consolidation of international cooperation by the formation of strong transport and communication infrastructure. Today, the logistic strategy of Turkmenistan acquired specific features in the scale of entire Central Asia and the continent.

People

Preparation to elections: Electoral committees are formed up

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

A total of 125 Mejlis deputies are to be elected around the country. For the elections of velayat Halk Maslahaty members 240 electoral districts have been created, 40 in each of velayats and the city of Ashgabat. For the elections of etrap and city Halk Maslahaty members a total of 1200 electoral districts, 20 in each etrap and city have been created, of which 160 in Akhal velayat, 260 in Balkan velayat, 220 in Dashoguz velayat, 220 in Lebap velayat, 260 in Mary velayat and 80 in the city of Ashgabat. The territories of all these districts have been defined.

Economy

Textile industry: high technology and orientation to the export

Vladimir KOMAROV

Cooperation with world-renowned foreign companies and large financial institutions such as the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, the Japanese Bank for International Cooperation, Mitsubishi Corporation (Japan) promotes the introduction of advanced technologies that ensure the production of high-quality and competitive products in the world market.