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Environment protection - care of current and future generation

Environment protection has been defined as a priority of the government policy pursued by President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov. This vector is also specified among the main aspects of foreign course of Turkmenistan. Being an active members of international dialog in this direction, our country stands for intensification and expansion of positive cooperation with all interested partners, especially in the United Nations format. Ratified environment protection documents of the UN about biological diversity, on combating desertification, climate change, protection of ozone layer, protection and use of transboundary water courses and international lakes, protection of the UNESCO world cultural and natural heritage, Framework Convention on protection of Caspian Sea environment and Ramsar Convention on wetlands as well as dozens of projects implemented with the UN Development Programme, UN Environment Programme, Global Ecological Fund are bright examples of this.

Priorities of social and economic development of the regions and capital of the country discussed at video conference session

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov held video conference working session with participation of the heads of regional and capital administrations. The agenda included realization of the strategy of social and economic development of the country, seasonal agricultural works and preparation to coming holidays. First, the Head of the State has called Mayor of Ashgabat Ya. Gylyjov who reported on fulfilment of assignments for development of the capital given earlier by the Leader of the Nation, rates of construction of facilities, which are planned to be opened on occasion of the 25th anniversary of permanent neutrality of the country.

Turkmenistan makes new initiatives for prevention of infectious diseases

On the first day after completion of annual leave, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov had a video conference session of General Director of the World Health Organization Tedros Ghebreyesus. Taking into account complicated situation in the world caused by COVID-19 pandemic, special attention has been focused on the subject of joint combat against the spread of severe infectious diseases and possible ways of mitigation of harm caused by such diseases.

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov completes work on new book

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov completed the work on a new book dedicated to the good, centuries-old traditions of the Turkmen people and their national foundations. The work on the new book, created in the year marked with the motto "Turkmenistan is the Homeland of Neutrality", symbolizing the continuity of the noble principles of our people, is a clear result of the efforts taken by the President of Turkmenistan to further enhance the heritage of glorious ancestors, who significantly contributed to the treasury of world civilization.

Miras Magazine: View of scientists on historical and cultural heritage of Turkmen nation

Regular issue of quarterly scientific and popular Miras Magazine, which is published by Magtumguly Institute of Language, Literature and National Manuscripts of the Academy of Sciences of Turkmenistan, has been released. Addressed to wide reading audience, the issue continues series of articles about discoveries and results of study of spiritual heritage of the nation. The content of new issues of the magazine includes articles of historians and archaeologists, ethnographers and cultural, language and literature scientists.

Telephone conversation between President of Turkmenistan and King of Saudi Arabia

President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov had a telephone conversation with King of Saudi Arabia and Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud. The President of Turkmenistan expressed regret and deep concern about the illness of the King of Saudi Arabia and his hospitalization.

My sovereign Motherland is like a winged horse

The National Leader visits the Ahalteke Equestrian Complex of the President of Turkmenistan The head of state Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, who is on leave, visited the Ahalteke equestrian complex of the President of Turkmenistan, where he came to see the “paradise” horses, which are our national pride.

There is a healthy mind in a healthy body

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov takes a bicycle ride The national leader Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov took a bicycle ride at the foothills of the Kopetdag Mountains.

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.