6 hrs ago
Turkmenistan Photos: Not All That Gitters
With a population a little more than five million people, Turkmenistan is an oil and natural-gas rich Central Asian country wedged against the Caspian Sea between Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Afghanistan, and Iran.
12 hrs ago
Emirates News Agency
Joint Statement of U.A.E. and Turkmenistan
WAM ABU DHABI, 10th December, 2013 -- At the invitation of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, President of Turkmenistan, has paid a two-day official visit to the United Arab Emirates.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Turkmenistan appoints ambassador to Georgia
Turkmenistan's Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador to Azerbaijan, Toyly Komekov will also simultaneously serve as this country's Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Georgia in line with the Turkmen president's decree, according to the Turkmen state news agency Turkmen Dovlet Khabarlary.
Emirates News Agency
Khalifa greets Turkmen visitor
WAM ABU DHABI, 9th December, 2013 -- President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan today accorded an official welcome to President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov of Turkmenistan at Al-Diyafa Palace in Al-Mushrif.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Pardon action to take place in Turkmenistan in honor of Neutrality Day
In honour of the Neutrality Day that will be celebrated on Dec.12, Turkmen President Gurbanguli Berdimuhamedov has signed a decree on pardoning some 630 convicted, a message from the country's government said.
Polling station opened at Turkmen embassy in Baku
The polling station No. 1 opened at the Turkmen embassy in Baku on Thursday for Turkmen citizens to vote in the parliamentary election scheduled for Dec. 15. "Turkmen citizens express full support for the ongoing course of democratic reforms by voting in the election," Turkmen ambassador to Azerbaijan Toyly Komekov said at the opening of the ... (more)
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Turkmenistan Oil & Gas Report Q1 2014 - New Report Available
The energy relationship between Turkmenistan and China continues to strengthen, with continued upgrades to existing long-term supply agreements and investment commitments.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Inter Press Service
Turkmenistan & Uzbekistan: Cold Leaders, Warm Ties
But in sharp contrast to the way they regard their respective peoples, Turkmenistan's Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov and Uzbekistan's Islam Karimov seem to treat each other with courtesy and respect when they get together.
Personnel changes take place in Turkmen Geology State Corporation
Tagandurdy Perdayev has been appointed Deputy Chairman of Turkmengeology State Corporation for Geology, according to a decree of the country's president Gurbanguli Berdimuhamedov published on Dec.4. The main objective of the corporation is to carry out science-based geological exploration work, the search of natural resources, the determination of ... (more)
Turkmenistan, EU discuss aspects of energy cooperation in Ashgabat
A delegation of the European Council headed by the Director General for Energy Hans Rein held meetings in Ashgabat on the issues of cooperation in the energy sphere, Turkmenistan media reported on Dec.4. "During the meeting it was emphasized that currently, the EU countries attach great importance to the development of cooperation with Turkmenistan ... (more)
Tue Dec 03, 2013
OSCE observation mission to parliamentary elections arrives in Turkmenistan
Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, Dec.3 By Huseyn Hasanov- Trend: A mission of OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights for assessment of the parliamentary elections in Turkmenistan that will be held on Dec.15 has begun its work in Ashgabat, a message from the Turkmen government said on Dec.3. " The OSCE/ODIHR mission for assessment of the ... (more)
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Turkmenistan, EU will discuss Trans-Caspian gas pipeline project in Ashgabat
Turkmenistan and the EU will hold the talks on the implementation of the Trans-Caspian gas pipeline construction project from Turkmenistan to Azerbaijan by late 2013 or early 2014, a source close to the negotiations told Trend today.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Turkmen women in discos 'risk arrest'
Police on an anti-prostitution drive in the capital of Turkmenistan are picking up women simply out for the evening, it's claimed.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Uzbek, Turkmen presidents familiarized with JV activities in automotive industry
Uzbek President Islam Karimov and Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov have visited the Uzbek-American joint venture 'General Motors Powertrain Uzbekistan', Uzbek president's press service said.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Turkmenistan cautiously opens to the world
It is a country that has spent the last few years shedding its ultra-conservative status, thanks to a slightly more progressive President.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Presidents of Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan discuss prospects of cooperation
The prospects and main direction of Uzbek-Turkmen cooperation will be determined by Presidents Islam Karimov and Gurbanguli Berdimuhamedov during the upcoming visit of the Turkmen president to Tashkent.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Turkmenistan to send humanitarian aid to Afghanistan
Turkmenistan will send humanitarian aid to the population of Afghanistan's border regions, "Neutral Turkmenistan" newspaper reported on Nov.23.
International cotton fair opens in Ashgabat
By Huseyn Hasanov - Trend: Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov addressing the participants of the International Cotton Fair opening on Nov.23, expressed confidence that the event will have great significance for development of country's agriculture, cotton processing industry, expansion of research.