News 8 february 2018

In the spotlight

President of Turkmenistan receives new Indian Ambassador

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

The diplomat conveyed greetings to the Turkmen leader from President of the Republic of India Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who had expressed their readiness to boost the constructive Turkmen-Indian dialogue in all key areas. As noted, India highly values and supports the policy of peace pursued by the President of Turkmenistan in the interests of well-being and progress in the region and throughout the world.

Economy

Dashoguz Velayat industrial sector ramps up potential

Batyr URAEV

The enterprise established more than 30 years ago specializes in the production of polypropylene pipes of various dimeters as well as disposable tableware. The plant was partially modernized within the last years. The production process is based on processing local raw materials delivered from the Balkan Velayat.

Economy

The production of export-oriented iodine-bromine products is growing in the Balkan region

Toyjan BORDJAKOV

Industrial development of these raw materials makes possible the production of various types of products that are in demand on the world market. It is planned to build new facilities on the basis of the Balkanabat iodine and Hazar chemical plants, as a result of which the annual capacity of the first will be 250 tons of iodine, 2,400 tons of bromine, and the second - 300 tons of iodine, 4,500 tons of bromine.