President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov: Intensification of international cooperation in the health sector is in the interests of all countries of the world

President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, addressing via digital system the International Forum on Northern Economic Cooperation held in the Republic of Korea on November 18th, stressed that today the real state of affairs requires a joint approach in combating the pandemic and minimizing the negative socio-economic and humanitarian consequences caused by the expansion of its scale.




Peacekeeping - the basis of foreign policy strategy of the leader of the nation

The next issue of the quarterly scientific-practical journal of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs “Foreign policy and diplomacy of Turkmenistan” has reached its readers.




Turkmenistan-FAO: experience and prospects of cooperation

In implementing its national priorities related to improving the level and quality of life of the population, Turkmenistan actively cooperates with international organizations, including the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). Cooperation is carried out within the framework of the FAO-Turkey Partnership Program (PPFT), the goals of which are to promote food security, reduce rural poverty, sustainable forest management, combat desertification and preserve ecosystems in Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan , Uzbekistan and other countries.




Together for a prosperous future for Central Asia

The Turkmen-Kazakh talks held in Ashgabat supplemented the series of meetings held over the past six months between President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov and the leaders of the Central Asian countries, which showed the leading role of our country in the unifying regional processes. In August, Turkmenistan organized a Consultative Meeting of the Heads of Central Asian States in Avaza, which confirmed the common vision of the future of the region as an important geopolitical player in the world arena and gave a serious impetus to the interaction of all Central Asian states. During bilateral negotiations with the President of Kyrgyzstan Sadyr Japarovs, President of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon, President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev and President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, specific aspects of strategic partnership in trade, economic, energy and transport spheres, in industrial and agro-industrial cooperation, in joint response were discussed. on climatic, environmental and epidemiological challenges, in promoting cultural dialogue and humanitarian contacts.




The goal of the socially oriented policy of the leader of the nation is to care for the people

At the expanded meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers held on October 8 on the digital system, dedicated to summing up the results of the work done by the sectors of the national economic complex for nine months of this anniversary year, the leader of the nation Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov signed a decree, according to which from January 1, 2022, monthly wages will increase by 10 percent employees of institutions financed from the budget, self-supporting enterprises and public associations, pensions and state benefits, scholarships for students and listeners. This decision was made in order to successfully implement in the era of power and happiness the tasks defined in the "Program of the President of Turkmenistan for the socio-economic development of the country for 2019-2025", to further improve social conditions and social security of the population.




Turkmenistan is a major producer and exporter of electricity

At an expanded meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers of Turkmenistan held on Friday, it was noted that since the beginning of the year, the growth rate of electricity production in the country amounted to 111.6 percent, and its export - 134.5 percent. The plan was fulfilled by 113.3 and 178.1 percent, respectively. Such a rapid growth of the electric power industry of Turkmenistan and its export potential is the result of a purposeful policy implemented in recent years. Large investments are made in the industry, large-scale projects are being implemented together with the technologically developed countries of the world, innovative, environmentally friendly technologies are used at new power facilities.




Turkmenistan proposes to create a zone of peace, trust and cooperation “Central Asia - Caspian region”

Neutral Turkmenistan, sharing the vision of peace and trust as interrelated categories expressed in the resolutions of the UN General Assembly and the UN Strategy until 2030, in other multilateral acts, believes that they are the basis for strengthening and further development of the modern architecture of international relations. This approach strengthens mutual understanding, creates conditions for the recognition of diversity in all its many manifestations, and promotes peaceful coexistence.




Outcome of the high level regional meeting allow us to look ahead confidently

Strategic partnership for peace, stability, universal well-being and progress - this basic principle of the foreign policy doctrine of Turkmenistan is very topical today for modern international relations. With all evidence it was shown by the third Consultative meeting of heads of the Central Asian states, which took place under the chairmanship of President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov at the coast of the Caspian Sea, Avaza national tourist zone.




Regional forums in Avaza - in the mirror of world press

Turkmenistan has once again confirmed its conventional status as country-innovator, country-creator of ideas which proposes to the world essentially new, complex, al-round and universal approaches to the solution of actual issues of modernity of regional and global scale initiated by President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov.




Sustainable and Inclusive Recovery in Central Asia - The Way Forward

For Central Asia, green, sustainable and inclusive recovery offers great opportunities for prosperity, said Anna Bjerde, World Bank Vice President for Europe and Central Asia. In her view, the region has a unique opportunity to support sustainable growth and job creation through green investments such as cleaner energy and energy efficiency, natural capital restoration and sustainable agriculture. And the World Bank supports the countries of the region in everything that moves the economy towards green, sustainable and inclusive development.