News 1 february 2018


Topical round table is dedicated to the World Day of Wetlands

Elena Dolgova

The meeting was organized under the cooperation of the Ramsar Regional Initiative of Central Asia and the State Committee for Natural Protection and Land Resources. Specialists of Working group of the Ramsar Convention, State Commission for provision of the obligations of the country followed from the convention and the UN environment programmes, Turkmen – British project for the improvement of birds and biodiversity protection, representatives of the Tehran Convention for protection of marine environment of Caspian Sea as well as the state sphere of protection and use of water resources, Union of hunters and fishermen, Natural Protection Society took part in the meeting.

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Priorities of social and economic development of Balkan region are reviewed at the Government session

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Summing up the outcomes of the trip, the Head of the State highlighted the importance of international cooperation on programme base for the achievement of set targets of stable economic, industrial, technology and intellectual growth of the country.


President of Turkmenistan congratulates Sauli Väinämö Niinistö on the re-election as the President of Finland

Taking the opportunity, the President of Turkmenistan wished the re-elected President strong health, happiness and success on the high political post in the name of the further progress and prosperity of the friendly country.


The network of new water treating facilities improves the social and living conditions, and ecological situation in the northern region

The process will occur in several stages: mechanical cleaning in grit, grate, sedimentation tank and oil trap in which pollution is retained, undissolved in wastewater. The biological treatment of effluents in special tanks - drains and activated sludge will be added and be blown by air coming from the compressor station; the treated effluents will be disinfected with the help of reagents and then they enter open reservoirs. The specialists of the individual enterprise are engaged in the erection of the roof of some buildings, with finishing works.


The Turkmen delegation participated at the regional conference on climate change

Yelena Dolgova

During the meeting was stressed that Turkmenistan acts in the international arena as an active supporter of all measures taken by the international community to prevent possible climate changes and mitigate their consequences. The priority tasks for our country presiding in IFAS are the development of a new Program of Action to assist the countries of the Aral Sea basin. It is also the improvement of the legal framework for the activities of the Fund, the regional legal and regulatory framework for water management and environmental protection, and the update of the Regional Action Plan for the Protection environment. Our country, following international obligations, has prepared and submitted to the ...

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The President of Turkmenistan and Azerbaijan Foreign Minister discuss the priorities of bilateral cooperation

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Greeting the Head of the State and having expressed sincere gratitude for spared time, Azerbaijan Foreign Minister conveyed the greetings and best wishes of President Ilham Aliyev to President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov confirming the interest of Azerbaijan side in further steadfast development of constructive interstate dialog meeting common interests.