NEWS

Events on occasion of the 29th anniversary of Turkmenistan

Turkmenistan has observed the Independence Day on September 27. This year, which is held under slogan Turkmenistan – Home of Neutrality, this big holiday is filled with special meaning for us as it had number of historical events. After nation-wide discussion, the Constitutional Law on Amendments and Addendums of the Constitution of Turkmenistan, according to which the Milli Gengesh consisting of two chambers – the Mejlis and People’s Council, has been adopted at the session of the People’s Council on September 25. Coming celebration of the 25th anniversary of Turkmenistan’s neutrality is also worth to be mentioned among important events of this year. Various events are held on occasion of the anniversary in our country and abroad. Election of Turkmenistan as the Vice-chairman of recent 75th session of the United Nations General Assembly was another bright evidence of high international authority of the country.

President of Turkmenistan lays flowers to the Monument of Independence

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov took part in the solemn ceremony of laying flowers to the Monument of Independence. In the morning, members of the Government, heads of the Mejlis, military and law enforcement agencies, ministries and departments, the Hyakim of Ashgabat, the honorary elders, representatives of public organizations, the media, students, workers of culture and arts, as well as residents of the Turkmen capital gathered together at the Monument of Independence.

President of Turkmenistan congratulates compatriots on the Independence Day

“I cordially congratulate you on the national holiday of Turkmenistan - Independence Day! Independence is the unshakable foundation of our powerful state, the invincible basis of happy life. This is a sacred concept that gives strength and energy to create and build, as well as unites and inspires. Therefore, we widely celebrate the 29th anniversary of our independence, we meet it with excellent successes, we mark it with important events”, says President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov in his congratulatory address. According to the President of Turkmenistan, from the first days of independence, the Turkmen people have chosen a high goal - the establishment of a democratic, legal, secular state, civil society. The natural resources of the country are directed to national and human benefits, long-term programmes and fundamental reforms are successfully implemented in the name of the happiness and well-being of the people of the country.

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov: Adoption of the Constitutional Law will be written in gold letters to the chronicle of the nation

Direct video conference session of the People’s Council of Turkmenistan has been held under the chairmanship of President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov. Members of the Government, chairman and deputies of the Mejlis, heads of the ministries and profile departments, political parties and public associations, heads of the regions, districts and cities as well as members of the People’s Council, numerous personnel of facilities and establishments, honoured elders, respected mothers and youth took part in the session.

Statement by the President of Turkmenistan at the 75th session of the United Nations General Assembly

Dear Mr. President!Dear Mr. Secretary General! First of all, let me congratulate Mr. Volkan Bozkir on his election as President of the 75th session of the United Nations General Assembly and wish him success in this responsible position.

President of Turkmenistan congratulates new Prime Minister of Japan

President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov addressed congratulations and best wishes to Mr. Yoshihide Suga on his election as Prime Minister of Japan. “I am confident that under your leadership, Japan will reach new heights in political and socio-economic development, strengthen its authority in the international arena”, emphasized the Turkmen leader in his address.

Telephone conversation between President of Turkmenistan and President of the Republic of Tatarstan

President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov had a telephone conversation with President of the Republic of Tatarstan of the Russian Federation Rustam Minnikhanov. Greeting the head of the largest region of Russia, the Turkmen leader congratulated him on re-election as the President of Tatarstan, emphasizing that his convincing victory in the elections vividly proves the high confidence and support for the course, pursued by Rustam Minnikhanov with the aim to ensure social and political stability and economic growth in the republic.

Turkmen leader has cycling ride and visits Presidential Ahalteke Equestrian Complex

On early Sunday morning, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov had a cycling ride in the foothills as well as visited his favorite ahalteke horses. Having announced health of the nation as a priority of the government policy, supporter of healthy life style, the Head of the State regular does physical exercises and goes in for sport showing example to fellow countrymen. Cycling is an excellent way to keep physical form and as the President of the country notes it helps strengthening health and immunity of man, making him stronger in resistance of various diseases. The cycling is preferred more and more in Turkmenistan as a eco-friendly sport and number of supporters is increasing every year.

Priority objectives of regional development and preparation to celebrations discussed at video conference session

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov has held regular video conference working session with participation of the Speaker of National Parliament, heads of the regions and capital. Objectives of implementation of the strategy of social and economic development of the regions, seasonal agricultural works in the fields, readiness to coming importance remarkable dates as well as fulfilment of urban construction program have been discussed at the session.

Session of the Cabinet of Ministers of Turkmenistan

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov held video conference session of the Cabinet of Ministers where priority issues of the state life have been discussed. Having announced the agenda, the Head of the State gave floor to Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers G. Mushikov who reported on work in establishments of the sphere under his supervision. In particular, the report on practical measures for improvement of insurance activity and update of normative and legal acts regulating this direction as well as introduction of advanced practice.