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Turkmenistan establishes commission on privatization of state property
Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov signed a decree on the establishment of relevant interdepartmental central committee at the Ministry of Economy and Development of Turkmenistan for the execution of the law "On denationalization and privatization of state property".
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Uzbekistan's participation in TAPI considered
Uzbekistan's possible participation in constructing a gas pipeline from Turkmenistan through Afghanistan and Pakistan to India will be considered at a meeting of the Uzbek-Turkmen commission on trade-economic, scientific-technical and cultural cooperation on July 31, a representative of the Uzbek government circles told Trend on July 31. The ... (more)
Head of Turkmen-Pakistani intergovernmental commission from Turkmenistan appointed
Turkmenistan's Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister, Rashid Meredov will head Turkmenistan-Pakistan intergovernmental commission from this country, according to the order of Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Turkmenistan Now a Major Freedom of Conscience Violator-State Department
The United States Department of State has added Turkmenistan to its shortlist of especially worrying religious freedom offenders, calling the reclusive Central Asian nation a "Country of Particular Concern" for the first time.
Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan to discuss cooperation prospects in various fields
Tashkent, Uzbekistan, July 29 By Demir Azizov- Trend: The 10th meeting of the joint Uzbek-Turkmen commission on trade-economic, scientific-technical and cultural cooperation will be held in Tashkent on July 31, a representative in the Uzbek government circles told Trend on July 29. The agenda of the commission will include the discussion of further ... (more)
Sun Jul 27, 2014
UN to hold regional conference on land issue in Turkmenistan
An interregional conference on "Economic assessment of land degradation" will be held in Ashgabat on August 1-2, 2014 organized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan and the Secretariat of the UN Convention to Combat Desertification.
10:07 Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov necessitates erecting monument to Saparmurat Niyazov
President Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov believes that the present generation of Turkmenistan has to erect a monument to the first President of the country, Saparmurat Niyazov.
The Scoundrel Who Defines Afghanistan
He fought with the Soviets, then led the cavalry and B-52 bombers to rout the Taliban.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
WB governor from Turkmenistan appointed
Turkmen Finance Minister Muhammetguly Mukhammedov was appointed WB governor from the Turkmen side, according to Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdimuhammedov's decree.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
14:51 Belarus holds Culture Days of Turkmenistan
The opening ceremony was held at the Belarusian State Philharmonic, and involved performances of the State Dance Ensemble of Turkmenistan, Altyn Asyr Orchestra, folk instrument artists, and others.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Turkmenistan, Slovenia agree to cooperate in energy security sphere
"Turkmenistan and Slovenia are ready to cooperate in ensuring the global energy security," Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov said after the negotiations with his Slovenian counterpart Borut Pahor.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
10:31 President of Turkmenistan receives President of Japan's Hirosaki University
President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov received the President of Hirosaki University within the National University Corporation of Japan, Kei Sato on July 21. The Turkmen leader expressed hope that the visit of the Japan's university leader would give a powerful impetus to strengthening of international cooperation in the field of ... (more)
Turkmenistan, Slovenia sign package of intergovernmental documents
Turkmenistan and Slovenia held negotiations at high level and signed a package of intergovernmental agreements, a source close to the negotiations told Trend.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
10:06 U.S. Ambassador to Turkmenistan believes bilateral relations...
Bilateral relations between the United States and Turkmenistan are constrained by significant problems in the field of human rights, Allan P. Mustard stated at the U.S. Senate during approval of his nominee for the new U.S. Ambassador to Turkmenistan.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Trans-Caspian gas pipleine to kick regional stability up
The implementation of Trans-Caspian gas pipeline will increase stability in the region, UK Energy Minister Michael Fallon told journalists in Baku.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
World Bank and Turkmenistan discuss cooperation program
A meeting was held with the World Bank Regional Director for Central Asia Saroj Kumar Jha at the Turkmen Foreign Ministry, the Turkmen government reported.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
17:02 07.07.14 Turkmenistan - s gas will flow to Europe via Turkey
In a bid to reduce dependency on Russia, Turkmenistan's gas will reach Europe via Turkey, based on an energy cooperation agreement, reports New Europe .
Tue Jul 08, 2014
14:22 President Berdymuhamedov permits government members to have summer vacations
The Turkmen leader announced this decision at the extended government meeting devoted to the results of socio-economic development of the country in the first half of the year.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
16:35 Over 6 Bulgarian companies ready to start projects with Turkmenistan
More than 6 Bulgarian companies expressed readiness for mutually beneficial commercial, economic, scientific and technical cooperation at the Turkmen-Bulgarian business forum on July 3 in Ashgabat.
Slovenian president to visit to Turkmenistan
Preparation for Slovenian President Borut Pahor's official visit to Turkmenistan was discussed at the Turkmen Cabinet of Ministers meeting, according to a message from Turkmen government.