News 14 february 2018

In the spotlight

Modern facility for production of glassware is opened in Ahal Velayat

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

The Head of the State set the objectives on further growth of multidimensional national economy on innovative base, for maximum use of the richest natural resources, development of efficient import substitutive and export oriented productions, industrial development of the regions, achievement of high quality of life and wealth of people.

In the spotlight

Business park opened in the northern part of the Turkmen capital with the participation of the Turkmen leader

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

The 69-hectare building plot was allocated to the Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs on the initiative of President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov. The Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs of Turkmenistan invested one billion manats into this turnkey project on the construction of more than 100 buildings with the improved adjacent territory.

Economy

Seydi Oil Refinery successfully implements the program on production of export-oriented products

Marstal BEKTASOV

The American company Westport Trading Europe Limited put modern production into operation. The design capacity of the plant is equipped with automatic control system - 500 thousand tons per year, which meets the international standards of production.

People

The CIS, UN, ODIHR, SCO, ISD observers are expected to attend the upcoming March elections

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

All electoral districts hold meetings of committees of the Democratic Party, the Party of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs and the Agrarian Party, as well as groups of citizens, in the course of which the worthiest candidates are nominated for the National Parliament, local representative authorities and local self-government. Among the candidates are qualified specialists of various sectors of the national economy.

Sport

First fights of the country boxing championship are held in Ashgabat

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Around 100 men and women sportsmen in ten weight categories from the capital and the velayats participate in the competition.

People

Construction of the international airport in Turkmenabat completes

Vladimir KOMAROV

The new air-transport complex in the administrative centre of the eastern region, erected by the Gundogdy economic society is located 13 km away from the city in immediate proximity to the Ashgabat-Turkmenabat highway and Ashgabat-Kerki railway. Thus, the large transport hub that will allow significantly increasing the level of services offered to the people in the region and widening the opportunities of the national civil aviation was established in Lebap Velayat.