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Turkmenistan receives the status of WTO Observer

The WTO General Council held a regular meeting at the headquarters of the World Trade Organization in Geneva (Swiss Confederation). Turkmenistan's application for obtaining WTO observer status was considered during the meeting. According to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the country, the meeting was attended by the Permanent Representative of Turkmenistan to the UN Office in Geneva. The representatives of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Ministry of Trade and Foreign Economic Relations, the Ministry of Finance and Economy took part in the meeting in the videoconference format.

Development of sports and mass health improving movement is one of priorities of the government policy

Widespread physical training and heath improving movement is rapidly developed in Turkmenistan every year. As it was mentioned at the extended session of the Cabinet of Ministers dedicated to the outcomes of the first half of the year on July 3, large-scale work for stimulation and improvement of sport sphere, enhancement of its potential, formation of relative multifunctional infrastructure is carried out at full pace in the country. Excellent sport complexes provided with modern equipment, stadiums, specialized sport schools, hundreds of other facilities have been built in all regions of the country in the last several years.

Outdoor leisure activities – a charge of vigour and inspiration

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov goes fishing during his holidays President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, who is on holidays, went fishing to one of the picturesque lakes in the country.

WHO: Turkmenistan made every effort to prevent introduction of the virus into the country, and the measures were successful

WHO experts summed up the results of the monitoring carried out in the country A briefing on the results of the visit to Turkmenistan of the mission of the Regional Office for Europe of the World Health Organisation, held at the invitation of the Government of the country, was held at the Chamber of Commerce and Industry on July 15.

Telephone conversation between President of Turkmenistan and First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan

President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov and First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Elbasy Nursultan Nazarbayev had a telephone conversation. The President of Turkmenistan congratulated the national leader of Kazakhstan on the 80th anniversary and wished him good health, inexhaustible life energy and success in his responsible work aimed at ensuring the further prosperity of the Kazakh people. People in Turkmenistan know and respect the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan as a wise politician, who has devoted his life to the development of the fraternal country and strengthening its authority in the international arena.

Session of the Government: outcomes of 6 months, measures of financial stability, priorities of social and economic development

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov held extended session of the Cabinet of Ministers where representatives of National Parliament, heads of ministries and departments, high educational institutes, mass media, heads of Administration of Ashgabat and regions and their deputies have been invited. Outcomes of development of branches of national economy for 6 months of the year have been summed up, relative reports have been listened and evaluation of performed work has been made as well realization of the programmes of social and economic development of the country has been discussed, priority objectives have been specified for the second half of the year and personnel issues have been reviewed at the session.

Election of Turkmenistan as Vice-Chair of the 75th session of the UN General Assembly - significant success of foreign policy

As reported by the Permanent Mission of Turkmenistan to the United Nations, on June 29, 2020, our country was elected as Vice-Chair of the upcoming 75th session of the UN General Assembly. Thus, the close partnership of Turkmenistan with the UN has received a new impetus, primarily in the context of the implementation of important international initiatives put forward by President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov.

The path of Haajji-Arkadag – the path of people

What does it mean to be a leader of a nation, a country? This is not just a position or a title. This is the embodiment of the national unity based on trust, commitment to çommon values and a çommon vision of goals. President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov proclaimed a person as the main value of the state, and the well-being and happiness of his native people as the goal of the independent development of our country. The Turkmen leader is confidently leading the country towards this goal, opening new horizons for growth, marking the path with important and great achievements.

President of Turkmenistan congratulates winners of the contest Türkmeniň Altyn asyry-2020

“I congratulate you on the victory in the contest Türkmeniň Altyn asyry in the year, the motto of which is“ Turkmenistan is the Motherland of Neutrality”! I wish you good health, family well-being, great success in your work!” - says President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, addressing cultural figures, masters of arts and journalists, awarded with honorary titles, as well as the winners of the “Türkmeniň Altyn Asyry” creative contest. According to the President of Turkmenistan, the comprehensive development of independent neutral Turkmenistan, increase of the economic potential of the country as well as the integrated digital transformation are prioritized by the state policy and ongoing reforms. Along with other industries, special attention is paid to the development of the cultural sphere.

The President of Turkmenistan holds session on improvement of activity of cultural and mass media spheres

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov held working video conference session with participation of Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers B. Abdiyeva, who is in charge of cultural and mass media sphere, Press Secretary of the President of Turkmenistan K. Chariyardurdiyev, Chairman of the State News Agency of the country B. Amansariyev and Chairman of the Board of the Peace Fund of Turkmenistan M. Sariyeva. Matters related to organization of ceremonies on occasion of the anniversary of permanent neutrality of the country, popularization of success achieved in all sectors of national economy as well as wide demonstration of importance of constructive initiatives proposed by Turkmenistan have been brought out for discussion.