News 20 may 2018


Number of cycling supporters growth in Turkmenistan

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Number of cycling supporters in Turkmenistan is always growing both among young and elder generation. Citizens of our country learn to ride bicycle with pleasure, having appreciated its advantages for doing sports and health improving rides as well as comfortable and environmentally friendly type of transport.


Rossini’s music unite Turkmenistan and Italian musicians at Ashgabat stage

The programme of cultural event held in Magtumguly Music and Drama Theatre included the fragments from the best operas of Rossini performed by maestros of National vocal school accompanied by the State Symphonic Orchestra directed by Rasul Klychev.


Photo exhibition “Turkmenistan is the heart of the Great Silk Road” in Saint Petersburg

The exposition is named after the book by President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov “Turkmenistan is the heart of the Great Silk Road”, the presentation of which will be held in the framework of the exposition opening ceremony.


Magtymguly Fragi School opened in the Astrakhan region, the Russian Federation

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

Governor of the Astrakhan region A. Zhilkin, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation G. Karasin, Deputy Minister of Education and Science P. Zenkovich, representatives of the Astrakhan regional branch of the United Russia party and the regional Duma, as well as the official delegation of Turkmenistan headed Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan R. Meredov attended the ceremony. A lot of local citizens, and Turkmen students, who study in the higher educational institutions in Astrakhan took part in the ceremony.


The Head of the State expresses the condolences regarding the victims of the plane crush on Cuba

On behalf of people and the Government of Turkmenistan as well as personally, the Head of the State conveyed the words of sympathy and support in this hard moment to the relatives and friends of the victims and wishes of speedy recovery to the injured.