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Presidents Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov and Ilham Aliyev welcome signing of important document

Signing of the Memorandum of Understanding between the Government of Turkmenistan and the Government of the Republic of Azerbaijan on joint exploration and development of hydrocarbon resources of Dostluk Field in the Caspian Sea was held in the capital on January 21. Presidents Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov and Ilham Alieyv have welcomed the adoption of this important document, which reflects current high status of primordially good neighboring and friendly interstate relations. Before the signing ceremony, Head of the State Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov has received Foreign Minister of the Republic of Azerbaijan Jeyhun Bayramov.

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov visits the capital’s Olympic village

On January 20, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov has visited the capital’s Olympic village and inspected the preparation to coming big international tournaments in our country and training of sportsmen. Upon arrival in the Olympic village, the President of Turkmenistan has been met by the Vice-premier who supervises health protection sphere and public and sport organizations as well as the head of Ashgabat’s administration, heads of certain ministries and profile departments.

The President of Turkmenistan holds session on social and economic development of the country

January, 19. President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov has held video conference working session with participation of some Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers, governors of Balkan and Mary Regions and the Minister of Culture, during which objectives of social and economic development of the country as well as important issues of the state life have been reviewed. Opening the session, the President of Turkmenistan has called Deputy Chairmen of the Cabinet of Ministers Sh. Durdiliyev and B. Ovezov as well as Governor of Balkan Region T. Atahalliyev.

President of Turkmenistan inspects new construction sites of the capital

On January 18, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov have made working trip around the capital with some Deputy Chairmen of the Cabinet of Ministers, having inspected the course of construction of Congress Center, fashionable Arkadag Hotel and the Government tribune, which construction was entrusted to Bouygues Batiment International. During the trip, the Head of the State has proceeded to big facilities, which are under construction along Chandybil Avenue in the southern part of Ashgabat. Congress Center of Turkmenistan, where international forums are planned to be organized, was the first destination point.

The President of Turkmenistan participates in the opening ceremony of new gas compressor station

President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov has taken part in the opening ceremony of new gas compressor station at Malay Deposit in Charjew District during his working trip to Lebap Region on January 15. This event has marked another important step on the way of successful realization of energy strategy of Turkmenistan, which aspects include increment of export potential of as industry. Full-scale use of the richest hydrocarbon resources of our country, which is among the world energy powers, is to serve to the strengthening of economic power of the Motherland and improvement of wellbeing of Turkmen people.

Offsite session of the Cabinet of Ministers

On January 14, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, who has come on a working trip to Lebap region, held offsite extended session of the Cabinet of Ministers in the Ruhiyet Palace. Life activity of the State have been reviewed and drafts of some documents have been reviewed at the session. In the beginning, Speaker of the Mejlis G. Mammedova has informed about activity of National Parliament for further modernization of legal and regulatory base of the country as well as on explanatory and propaganda work of the deputies on sites. Based on proposals received to the Cabinet of Ministers from profile ministries and departments, the main directions of further law-making activity of the Mejlis are determined.

The President of Turkmenistan holds session on social and economic development of the country

On January 13, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov has held video conference session with participation of some Deputy Chairmen of the Cabinet of Ministers, heads of Ahal and Dashoguz Regions as well as the Minister of the Education. Current objectives of further social and economic development of the country and other issues of the state life have been reviewed at the session. First, the floor was given to Governor of Ahal Region Ya. Gurbanov who reported on current situation in the region, care of the winter crops, which is taken according to agricultural standards, preparation of fields and agricultural equipment to spring sowing campaign. The Governor has also informed the Leader of the Nation Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov on activity of relative structures for implementation of National rural program.

Session of the Cabinet of Ministers of Turkmenistan

On January 8, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov has held first session of the Cabinet of Ministers with participation of the heads of administrations of Ashgabat and regions in 2021, which slogan is “Turkmenistan – Home of Peace and Trust”. Priority issues of the state life as well as drafts of some documents have been brought to discussion. Outcomes of development of the branches, plans of further social and economic development of the country as well as programs of events planned to be held on occasion of the glorious 30th anniversary of the Motherland’s development and slogan of the year were in the center of attention.

The President of Turkmenistan receive the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Korea

On January 7, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov has received new Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Korea to Turkmenistan Shin Sung-Chul. Presenting his credentials, the diplomat congratulated the Head of the State and people of our country on New Year 2021, which was declared as International Year of Peace and Trust by the special resolution of the UN General Assembly at the initiative of Turkmenistan, as well as conveyed warm greetings and best wishes to President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov from the President of the Republic of Korea Moon Jae-in.

Session of the State Security Council of Turkmenistan

On January 6, the President of Turkmenistan, Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces of the country Army General Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov has held first session of the State Security Council this year. Outlining the subjects of the agenda, the Head of the State has noted that outcomes of work of military and law enforcement agencies in 2020 would be summed up and objectives for the near future would be determined at the session.