News 5 january 2018

In the spotlight

National Parliament adopts new laws and brings back historical names to some settlements

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

According to the agenda, Draft Law of Turkmenistan on Transport Safety was brought up to the review of the parliamentarians. The participants noted that 2018 would be under the slogan “Turkmenistan – the Heart of Silk Road”, which very symbolical as numerous caravan paths connecting the peoples of East and West with trade relations and cultural contacts run across the territory of our country in the past.


National Parliament of Turkmenistan Makes Amendments to Administrative and Territorial Division of Ashgabat

1.To abolish the municipal districts of Abadan and Ruhabat of the city of Ashgabat, and assign their territories to the relevant districts of the city of Ashgabat.


The President of Turkmenistan makes personnel decisions

Nurmyrat Rejebov was appointed as the Deputy Minister of Communication;