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The golden treasury of the country

As our esteemed President notes, wide opportunities created for businessmen who are the golden treasury of the country increasing the production power of the national economy raises more the living conditions of our people. On March 17-19, 2021-the year «Turkmenistan-the Home of Peace and Trust» during which the 30th Anniversary of our state is widely celebrated, the exhibition organized on the occasion of the 13th Anniversary of creation of the Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs of Turkmenistan became the proof of fruitful result of the policy directed at developing the private business. In his Congratulation sent to the participants of the exhibition and conference our Hero Arkadag underlined: «In future too looking at developing small, middle and large business as one of the primary trends we shall continue the state support of this trend. Widely using the opportunities of business in different branches, supporting the business initiatives of citizens we shall encourage the investment activity».

Golf demands mastership and will

In our prosperous country a large amount of capital investments are directed at developing mass physical culture movement and sport. In our capital and provinces modern stadiums and horsemanship sport complexes, sport schools and other numerous sport constructions were built. At the same time the existing sport buildings are being reconstructed and their material-technical basis is more improved. Besides that, it is necessary to note that in all structures built for educational and pre-school institutions construction of gymnasiums, sports grounds for different kinds of sports, swimming-pools are envisaged. It is pleasant to note that on the basis of close co-operation with the International Olympic Committee and Sports Federations many kinds of sports are developed in our country. It should be noted that the Olympic Water Sport Complex, swimming pools, automobile racetrack have been built for this purpose. At the same time our country has gained an experience in organization of large-scale competitions on the international level. In 2017 the 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games were held in Ashgabat and Ashgabat was declared as peace-creating and large sport centre on the international level. The Ashgabat Olympic Town, which is unique in the region, vividly shows the aspiration of our country to new heights and successes in sports. The 5th Asian In

I haven’t ever spared myself…

I haven’t ever spared myselfIn joy, in sorrow or in rough.My crying made recluses gasp,Was strange for lucky ones my laugh. I had a zeal in love as well,With it my heart pervaded was.In love I used to disregardMy darling’s merits and her flaws.

Role of foreign languages in independent Turkmenistan

The significance of knowledge of foreign languages in expanding spiritual world of man and forming public consciousness is increasing ever more. Knowledge of other languages opens up wide opportunities for studying the peculiarities of cultures, traditions and the history of different peoples. In this regard, the study of foreign languages has become essential for the education system of Turkmenistan. Our ancestors also emphasized the social importance of studying languages for the development of international relations, which is reflected in sayings and proverbs: «A man who speaks many languages has deep knowledge» (Köp dil bilen – köp biler), «A man who knows languages travels the whole world» (Dil bilen dünýäni gezer), etc. All languages serve as a means of communication of people, but not all of them perform this function at the international level. Despite this, every language is part of the linguistic wealth of mankind.

The glorious epoch of great progress

Every day of 2021 — the «International Year of Peace and Trust» and the year of widely celebration of the 30th Anniversary of Independence of our Motherland is full of glorious events. On the 23rd of August during his visit to the Mary Province the Head of our state gave impetus to construction of new wells in the «Galkynysh» Gas Field and took part in the ceremony of foundation of the construction for holding mass events near the «Turkmening ak oyi» building located in the centre of the region. In his speech during the ceremony our National Leader underlined that great capital investments are made into fuel-energy complex and these means are directed at further developing this profitable branch, at providing the oil and gas enterprises with modern technical equipment and technology, at carrying out geological exploratory drilling and industrial exploitation of the new oil and gas fields. Giving for industrial exploitation of the «Galkynysh», one of the largest gas fields in the world, was a very important step on the way of realizing energy strategy of the country, in strengthening the reserve of raw materials for exporting of gas. Each of the 45 gas wells located in the four thousand square metre exploitation area of the «Galkynysh» Gas Field gives on the average two million cubic metres of natural gas in twenty four hours.

Neutrality Of turkmenistan — on the way of sustainable development

Finding its expression in program strategies of our esteemed President on successive improving our society in all trends of national development Neutrality of Turkmenistan occupies its deserved place in ensuring structural parts of security on the world level, in preserving sustainability and in universal development. Openness of our state, its readiness for wide-scale international co-operation as the reliable state and its activity in finding positive solutions of universal problems stand on the basis of declaration as the important condition of ensuring the sustainable development. These tasks serving peace through development, first of all, are in harmony with humanistic traditions of Neutrality of Turkmenistan. Our esteemed President underlines: «Neutrality is our wealth. Its value was recognized by the world community. It is a doctrine ensuring peace and friendship, humanism and goodwill co-operation and development». It testifies that our permanent Neutrality opening wide opportunities through active participation in international life, creates the necessary conditions for securing the universal peace, for supporting the fruitful trends of economic co-operation and for being devoted to solution of important problems. Especially, on the initiatives of our esteemed President works carried out for securing ecological energy safety by our state and for creating the transport

Turkmenistan — the land of lifelong friendship

Independence has much more great meaning than one could express it within the framework of just one article. However, it could be stated that independence is to live your own life, to stand on your feet and to define your destiny by yourself. Independence enables to protect your national feeling which has great power to stand as a nation. From the view of history, three decades are not so long time to prove oneself as a developed state and gain high reputation in international arena. However, our country — Permanent Neutral and Independent Turkmenistan has declared itself as the land of prosperity, benevolence and peace. May stand long Permanent Neutral and Independent Turkmenistan as world stands! On the 6th of August of 2021, the year declared as «Turkmenistan — Homeland of Peace and Trust» multilateral international events were held at the «Avaza» National Tourism Zone. Within the framework of these highly organized events there were Consultative Meeting of the Leaders of Central Asia, Women’s Dialogue of the States of Central Asia, International Exhibition of National Products of Central Asian countries, The Economic Forum of Central Asian Countries, The International Festival of the National Cuisines of Central Asian countries, and gala-concert of culture and art masters of the Region in honor of the Leaders of Central Asian countries. All of these large-scale

The «sea gate» of logistic directions of Euro-Asia

Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, President of Turkmenistan:— In the third millennium constructing new automobile highways, railways, seaports and bridges our Motherland restores the Great Silk Road. Owing to the great efforts of our esteemed, President Turkmenistan strengthens more the place of Neutral Turkmenistan as the important regional and continental transport transit and logistic centre.

Development of Turkmen tourism

In the Epoch of Might and Happiness owing to great efforts of our esteemed President great achievements are attained in all branches of Independent, permanently Neutral Turkmenistan. Great achievements attained in our Motherland, developing with great paces, draw great attention in the whole world and are widely recognized. As in all branches the achievements in the sphere of tourism of our country draw attention of tourists of the world. Tourism is one of the important branches for every country. Because in every country where tourism is developed it influences increasing the authority of that state attracting attention of international community of universal development to its spiritual and cultural values. At the same time the development of this branch occupies an important place in strengthening the economy of the country. That is why from the very beginning our esteemed President keeps in the focus of attention the development of the tourism branch as one of the primary trends of the state policy. The positive changes in this trend acquire new essence with their wide scale. A few years ago on the initiative of our Hero Arkadag constructions of the «Avaza» National Tourism Zone being started, at present the Caspian seashore changed greatly. In this beautiful area several hotels, cottages, the 7 km. long Avaza Canal and several bridges upon it have been constr

The Turkmen horse is the specimen of swiftness and beauty

During the Epoch of Might and Happiness under the guidance of our esteemed President protecting the cultural heritage of our people who made a great contribution to the development of the world culture during millennia, enriching and popularizing it in the world are one of the primary trends. In our country a wide range of works carried out on giving new shades to national traditions connected with horse breeding art of the pure Ahal-Teke horses, the roots of which go back to ancient times, on enriching them with the new content and on drawing actively the young generation in horse-riding sport. Besides that wide-scale works on further improving of the pure Ahal-Teke horses are carried out in our country. Our horses, which are the inseparable part of national and world culture, serve as the source of inspiration for poets, artists, sculptors during centuries by their beauty, harmony, quickness and faithfulness. Because the national value created by our ancestors and given to the world attracts the attention of well-known scientists, horse breeders.

Triumph of friendship and fraternity

In the hot summer of Turkmenistan in the beginning of August in the «Avaza»National Tourism Zone with cool, pleasant air the unforgettable historical event took place, which raised more the international authority of our country. To be exact, on the 6th of August the third consultative meeting of the Heads of the states of Central Asia took place. Under the chairmanship of Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, President of Turkmenistan by participation of Kasym-Zhomart  Tokayev, President of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Sadyr Zhabarov, President of the Kirgiz Republic, Emomali Rahmon, President of the Republic of Tajikistan, Shavkat Mirziyoyev, President of the Republic of Uzbekistan the high level forum took place in the «Avaza» Congress Centre. This forum became the triumph of the policy of Turkmenistan on strengthening and widening the fruitful co-operation, friendship and fraternity with the neighbouring countries. Because during this summit meeting held there taking into consideration the peace loving policy of our country important issues on ensuring peace in the region put forward by the present times were discussed.

Place of Unesco in educational system

In the Epoch of Might and Happiness, our state is prospering under the wise leadership of the esteemed President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov. The united people live freely in peace and welfare in our country. In the present period, to transform radically the educational system, to improve the management in educational sphere, to ensure high level of the education and upbringing of the youth, to modernize the infrastructure of education are the main objectives following from the Law «On Education» adopted in our country. The Article 55 of the Constitution that is our Basic Law runs: «Every person has a right for education. The secondary education is compulsory, every person has a right to get it in the state educational institutions free of charge. The state provides access for professional education for every person according to his or her abilities. The implementation of the paid educational activities is allowed on the basis and in the order, which are established by the law. The compulsory state educational standards are established for all educational institutions». The more favourable conditions are provided in the society by the state to satisfy needs and wish of the young people to get education, the sooner person is developed. That is why, all required conditions as well as legal guarantees are provided in our state for the people to realize their rights for education. Th

The scientific account of the turkmen history

Writing perfect works connected with our glorious history, art the roots of which go back to ancient times, and about social life gives a good example to our people. We can see it on the example of the book «Turkmenistan — the Heart of the Great Silk Road» written by our esteemed President. In all the periods of the history our people looked upon the book with a special respect and love. They loved the book as the means of concentrating the spiritual-moral values of the people in it, immortalizing them. In the beginning of this wonderful work highly appreciating the book as the transforming power of the society our Hero Arkadag wrote: «The book is like the candle brought into the dark room. The historical books enlighten the darkness of the past. They satisfy the aspiration, desire of people to reach clarity, to find out the truth. That’s why the human generations admire the books and works with deep content. The book is the fruit of science, flower of culture. If books are published much, both science and culture will also flourish. If science flourishes, our history will flourish, the fates of the whole humanity will flourish, our present, future will turn into a flower garden».

Turkmen melon —the symbol of an unexcelled sweetness

Our Esteemed President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov wisely notes: «Turkmen melon is a pure spring of our national abundance, and it is unexcelled in sweetness». The Turkmen melon is a symbol of the fertility of the Turkmen land and evidence of the diligence of Turkmen farmers and a high level of national agriculture. August is associated with the generous gifts of the fields. As well as nowadays, in ancient calendars this month was the period of the ripening and harvesting of fruits. Scattering on vast fields like rough golden balls, the main delicacy of the Turkmen summer — melon also ripens in this month.

Uzarlik (peganum harmala) — a natural balsam

Following healthy life-style bases, feeding according to rules, following the hygienic rules, avoiding bad habits, going in for sports are main principles of healthy way of life. Taking foods rich in vitamins, minerals, increasing the abilities fighting against diseases, tempering the body, training, movement help prevention of different diseases. Several books by our Esteemed President popularizing healthy life-style, giving wide information about the role of medicinal herbs growing on the sunny land of our country, playing an important role in prevention of diseases and other complications, revealing them in time became valuable and significant scientific sources not only for doctors but also for masses of population. Because these wonderful books serving as the scientific basis for development of the world medical science, for long life of people, for healthy life-style spread the folk medicine which was developed by our ancestors and became the national value of the Turkmen people in the world.

When we met at village-side…

A crimson dawn had glowed the earthBy time we met at village-side.I am abstracted, lost in thoughts, For you’re with me, as if we’re tied. The grass feels shy for drops of dewThat chill your feet; it blames its blades.And even wind by you is light,It’s able not to ruin your plaits.

Gurbannazar Ezizov, Master of the new Turkmen Poetry

In his essay «Yuriy Ryabinin and Gurbannnazar Ezizov» Alexander Aborskiy wrote: «Ezizov made his great contribution into national poetry during that short period which gave him his destiny. The portrait of a real poet was preserved in the music of his poetry forever». (A.Аборский. Время оглянутъся. Москва, 1988, стр. 311) Gurbannazar Ezizov was born in 1940 in the Sovutli Village of the Gokdepe etrap of the Akhal Velayat. Later, his family moved to Ashgabat, the capital of Turkmenistan. There he studied at school №29, at present this school has been named by his name. After finishing school he entered the faculty of Turkmen language and literature of the Magtymguly Turkmen State University, because still when he studied at school he began writing poems and beginning from 1955 his poems were published in the newspapers and magazines. After becoming the student of the university he paid much attention to his creative work. At that time he translated the works by Russian poets such as Pushkin, Lermontov, Tyutchev, Nikitin, Fet, Ogaryov and others into Turkmen. The work on translation was a kind of a creative school for him.

The «Arkadag» hotel

The wide-scale city-building program carried out in marble coated Ashgabat, the pearl city of Central Asia, greatly changes the main city of our country. The opening ceremony of the «Arkadag» Hotel constructed in one of the most beautiful corners of our capital with the participation of our esteemed President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov is an evident proof of it. The «Arkadag» Hotel constructed according to the order of the Ashgabat City Municipality by the «Bouygues Batiman International» French company amazes with its original decoration and architectural solutions. The hotel constructed in the semicircle form occupies the area of more than 220 thousand square metres. The height of fourteen-storied hotel is 76,5 metres. It consists of 290 metre long central building and two more buildings constituting it. The length of each of the buildings composing the central building in the form of wings is 134 metres.

The international recognition of neutrality of Turkmenistan

Gurbanguly BERDIMUHAMEDOV, President of Turkmenistan:— For us Neutrality is a value which helps to go forward with confident steps, glorifying the humanistic, peace-loving traditions of our people, spreading the name of our powerful state, our united nation in the world. Neutral Turkmenistan is widely known in the world as the country preferring not only its national interests but it is the country putting forward mutually beneficial bilateral and multilateral important international initiatives. Strengthening the universal peace and security is one of the primary trends of the foreign policy followed by our neutral state. In accordance with it following the status of its neutrality, and also taking into consideration the situation formed in the region and in the world Turkmenistan pursues the policy directed at securing the universal prosperous and peaceful development, at solving important issues of the present times and establishing mutual understanding and confidence in the world. And it gives opportunity for Turkmenistan for further strengthening and developing the political, trade-economic and humanitarian relations carried out with neighbouring and other states. Increasing the interests of establishing long-term and multilateral relations with our state shows that the «Open Doors» policy of Turkmenistan finds its expression in all importan

«Ashgabat- city» is a very modern part of the capital

The historic events developing widely in 2021, the year «Turkmenistan-the Home of Peace and Trust» showing the peaceful, prosperous life, unity of our people illuminate the development of our country at high rates under the guidance of our Hero Arkadag. On the 25th of May on the occasion of the Day of Ashgabat and the 140th Anniversary of our capital our esteemed President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov took part in the ceremonies of foundation of the large «Ashgabat- city» dwelling houses complex and opening and giving for use of the new two-storied apartment houses. Giving impetus to realization of a great modern mega-project worked out on the initiative of our National Leader has a great significance. The city-building solutions widely used in the world practice and national architectural traditions found their expression in this project. This great complex with total area of 744 hectares can be called the city inside the city. Because this complex consisting of more than two hundred buildings for different purposes, will form the whole city structure supplied with all living conditions and necessities for recreation. Numerous buildings belonging to district management and other office buildings and buildings of communal system will be built here. At the expense of capital investments four kindergartens for 1200 children, four secondary schools for 3000 pupils,