News 12 march 2018

In the spotlight

President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov addresses the people of Turkmenistan

We have declared the motto of the year of 2018 in our country as "Turkmenistan is the heart of the Great Silk Road". This year will be marked by the achievements in the implementation of the state programmes in the economic, social spheres and other significant areas of life of the Turkmen state and society.

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Foreign policy achievements of Turkmenistan are the main subject of the Government session

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

First, Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers, Foreign Minister R. Meredov reported on the Resolution on the renewal of the mandate of the United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan.

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Priorities of cooperation to be discussed during the visit of the President of Turkmenistan to Kuwait and UAE

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

As was noted during the meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers of Turkmenistan on March 9, one of the priority directions of the foreign-policy course of our neutral Fatherland is strengthening and expanding mutually beneficial cooperation with interested states, including the Middle East countries.

Cooperation

The aspects of the Nexus regional programme implementation discussed in Ashgabat

Elena DOLGOVA

In Central Asia, the work of the project is coordinated by the Regional Environmental Center for Central Asia (CAREC) and the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN) with financial support of the EU. The main goal of the project is to develop the programmes in partnership with the national ministries, coordinating the water resources, ecosystems, energy, and agriculture. The interdepartmental working groups were established in Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan. The IFAS Executive Committee is the national partner on the programme in our country.

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President of Turkmenistan and President of Russia exchange views on the priorities of cooperation

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Cordially greeting each other, the leaders of the two states expressed satisfaction with the opportunity to discuss the issues of the Turkmen-Russian relations, built on the equal basis and developed on the principles of mutual respect, longevity and strategic partnership.

Cooperation

Agreement on professional training of children with disabilities at Turkmenbashy boarding school is signed

Zeynab Agamamedova

The agreement has been signed by Maral Achilova, the Chairperson of Turkmenistan National Red Crescent Society from Turkmen side and by the Ambassador Takahiko Katsumata from Japanese side. The participants of the ceremony highlighted the importance of humanitarian component in cooperation of two friendly countries as well as social significance of this project.