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Turkmenistan outlines specific measures for implementation of the Declaration on refugee sportsmen

COOPERATION   / 23.09.2017

It was informed at the session of the Government on September 22 that the Ministry of Foreign Affairs carries out the work for practical realization of the Declaration on Encouragement of Valuable Contribution of the Olympic Refugee Teams to the Consolidation of Peace and Human Rights adopted by the initiative of the President of Turkmenistan at the 36th session of UN Council on Human Rights in Geneva. Turkmen side prepared specific proposals, ...

The award ceremony of the presents to refugee sportsmen takes place in the Olympic village

COOPERATION   / 22.09.2017

The award ceremony of valuable gifts to the members of refugee team with participation of the leaders of the Executive Committee of V Asian Games, representatives of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan, the State Committee for Sports and Tourism, coaches and members of Turkmenistan and foreign countries’ teams, representatives of domestic and foreign mass media has taken place in the Olympic village. The action was held at the square of the ...

The best sports doctors are involved in the Rehabilitation centre of the Olympic village

PEOPLE   / 22.09.2017

One of the major and integral components of successful organization of «Ashgabat- 2017, such any big sports action like this mass event, is qualified medical service. At the extended meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers which took place on September 22, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov gave particular attention to this issue in aspect of quality of ...

Bright pages of Dehistan and Kunyaurgench history in the episodes of the opening ceremony of the Games

CULTURE   / 21.09.2017

During opening ceremony of V Asian Games, the pages of glorious history of Turkmen nation were demonstrated in creative artistic way. We continue historical story line of grandiose performance in the Olympic stadium. 2. Dehistan – the oasis of bygone days Sailboats of many nations that had an exit to the Caspian run across the sea in the ...

Tegla Lorupe: refugees team is grateful to Turkmen leader for the opportunity to participate in Asian Games

COOPERATION   / 21.09.2017

Media Centre of the Olympic village held press conference with participation of refugees team. They shared their impressions from the stay in Turkmen capital and organizations of the competitions. The adoption of the Declaration on encouragement of valuable contribution of the refugees Olympic teams to consolidation of peace and human ...

The construction of a plant in Okarem for the production of iodine from industrial waters is being completed

PEOPLE   / 21.09.2017

Specialists of business association "Chemistry - Senagat" plan to open iodine production before the end of the year. Imported process facility for processing of associated water from oil fields containing a reactive non-metal belonging to the group of halogens already located on site. The entrepreneurs recently completed the installation ...

One of the episodes of the opening ceremony of the Asian Games is dedicated to Parthian Nissa

CULTURE   / 21.09.2017

We will remember for a long time the opening ceremony of V Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games. It lasted for around three and half hour but seemed to be like magic minutes. The heads of the states, leaders of official delegations, numerous guests, representatives of foreign mass media, everyone were ravished with grandiose show made by thousands of ...

Transition to a cashless bus fare launches

PEOPLE   / 20.09.2017

Turkmenistan is actively introducing new technologies in the sphere of rendering services to the population. Such another step was the transition to a new electronic payment system, started in September in public transport in Ashgabat. Soon the new system will give an opportunity to get rid of cash settlement that will considerably simplify the payment procedure for both drivers and passengers. Even ...

Tretiak and Rodnina reveal the secrets of their success to Turkmen hockey players

COOPERATION   / 19.09.2017

Among the many foreign guests who are now staying in the Turkmen capital, there are world-renowned sports stars, including sports idols for many generations such as the legendary hockey players Vladislav Tretiak and the famed figure skater Irina Rodnina. Now, they are well-known public figures, promoters and ambassadors of sport, who carry out their diplomatic mission in various countries. V. Tretiak and I. Rodnina have found a big number of sincere friends and ...

Pygy Bairamdurdyev: The Games symbolize our country’s tremendous achievements

PEOPLE   / 19.09.2017

Honored Cultural Worker of Turkmenistan, director of Galkynysh National Equestrian Group Pygy Bairamdurdyev, who had the honor of lighting the 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games flame, has given an interview: - The whole history of the Turkmen nation has been inseparably linked with Alkhalteke horses. The Turkmen say: “My horse is my wings”. The Akhalteke horse is the wings of the Turkmen, the treasured possession that rapidly accelerated the march of ...

Former Ambassador of Azerbaijan to Turkmenistan Vahdat Sultan-zade shares his impressions on sport festival

COOPERATION   / 19.09.2017

Foreign diplomats who made large contribution to establishment of trustful relations and expansion of multi aspect cooperation of the states they represented with Turkmenistan are among the guests invited to the opening ceremony of Ashgabat 2017 Games. Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Azerbaijan Vahdat ...

Participants of 500-day Horse Relay Deliver the Torch of 5th Asian Games to Ashgabat

PEOPLE   / 17.09.2017

The 500-day horse relay that started on 5 May 2016 at the walls of Nisa State Historical and Cultural Reserve has finished. Back then not only thousands of our compatriots that gathered at the ancient monument, but also representatives of the Olympic Council of Asia and mass media witnessed the festivities to celebrate the beginning of this grand relay. And ...

The subjects of exchange trades were petroleum products, textiles, cotton fiber and wheat

ECONOMY   / 17.09.2017

At the State Commodity and Raw Materials Exchange of Turkmenistan.last week were registered 52 trades. Businessmen from Tajikistan and Afghanistan purchased for foreign currency gasoline, hydro treated diesel fuel, heating oil produced at the Turkmenbashi complex of oil refineries. In addition, terry products, cotton yarn, cotton-fiber, food wheat were sold ...

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Turkmen nature conquers by its beauty

25.07.2017

Tourist oasis stretches from the valleys of Sekizyab and Germab on the western fringe of Uldepe mountain range to the Sherlock brook on the east including the lowlands of small rivers Archabil and Gyokdere. These popular resort places are for inveterate tourists as they have everything that can attract the lovers of active life style like small hills and forbidding rocks, highland plateaus and rocky canyons, ...

Ancient settlement Dargan-gala experienced genuine growth after entering of Khorezm to the State of Turkmen – Seljuks

03.03.2017

Archaeological monument is located in Bitarap etrap, Lebap Velayat near administration border with Dashoguz Velayat. It is about 4.5 km away from modern settlement with the same name and occupied 8 hectares. Dargan-gala relates to the VII – VIII centuries and no wonder that local resident call it differently – Kone-gala, ...

Dayahatyn architectural monument is one of the most preserved caravansary of the trade peak between the East and West

31.01.2017

The inn, located 170 km north of Turkmenabad, Lebap velayat, was built about one thousand years ago on the northern part of the Great Silk Road. Decoration of the walls, brickworks of arches, vaults and domes is made of fired bricks. The inexorable course of time and precipitation continue exerting baneful influence on this strong ...

Osty Gala ancient settlement is one of historical monuments located in Farab etrap, Lebap Velayat

29.01.2017

Osty settlement with 3 thousand square meters area dated by the I century A.C. is located near the village of the same name in Farab etrap. Three archaeological expeditions worked there in different years. By the artefacts found there, the scientists established that the settlement existed as a part of Kushan Empire, which occupied large territory of ...

Lebap Velayat: industrial complex, the centre of the monuments of spirituality and the pearl of nature

19.01.2017

The unprecedented horse marathon marking the V Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games continues its 500-day tour in the ancient land in the east of Turkmenistan, in Lebap Velayat. Lebap Velayat is the land with the footprints of dinosaurs and majestic karst caves, the most beautiful gorges, waterfalls and amazing moonscapes. The Amudarya River ...

The mud volcanoes – live breath of the earth

05.07.2016

The coast of the ancient Caspian Sea… Beautiful valleys and foothills left somewhere far behind. Mountain gorges with loud waterfalls and sparkling mountain rivers disappeared like mirages in desert. Steep slopes covered with juniper trees and colourful carpet of spring primrose are not seen anymore. Only from time to time, narrow strip of the sea flickers at the very edge of the horizon, and only ...