9 hrs ago
Turkmenistan and Turkey develop constructive partnership
The President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov and the President of Turkey Abdullah Gul during the telephone conversation noted that there is a constructive inter-state partnership between Turkmenistan and Turkey, says the government of Turkmenistan.
22 hrs ago
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OSCE Centre launches border patrol training on Turkmen-Afghan border
Twenty officers from the State Border Service of Turkmenistan will take part in a training course on border patrol which was launched at the Imamnazar border crossing point on the Turkmen-Afghan border.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
China, Turkmenistan to expand practical co-op
China and Turkmenistan are set to further expand practical cooperation as Chinese Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli arrived here Tuesday to give a fresh boost to bilateral relations.
Turkey, Japan sign US$1.7b gas-to-liquids project with Turkmenistan
Turkmenistan, holder of the world's fourth-largest natural gas reserves, signed a US$1.7 billion deal with a Turkish-Japanese consortium on Tuesday to build a gas-to-liquids plant as part of its strategy to maximise revenues from its gas riches.
11:41 Border patrol training on Turkmen-Afghan border launched
Twenty officers from the State Border Service of Turkmenistan will take part in a training course on border patrol which was launched at the Imamnazar border crossing point on the Turkmen-Afghan border on August 25. Two international trainers will deliver the 45-day course, which is organized as part of an OSCE extra-budgetary project on ... (more)
Mon Aug 25, 2014
10:46 Turkmenistan has completed construction of its segment of North-South railway
Turkmenistan has completed construction of the Turkmen segment of the transport corridor North-South, the press service of the President reported.
12:26 Trade turnover between Iran, Turkmenistan exceeds $3 bln in 2013
Trade turnover between Iran and Turkmenistan amounted to $3.2 billion in 2013, Zawya reported citing the Turkmen Deputy Minister of Economy and Development, Serdar Atayev at the Iran-Turkmenistan Trade Conference in Ashgabat.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
09:52 Turkmenistan and New Zealand discuss development of economic ties
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan had a meeting with Ambassador of New Zealand to Turkmenistan Hamish Cooper in Ashgabat on August 21, the press service of the Turkmen Foreign Ministry said.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Turkmenistan, Iran mull aspects of interstate cooperation
Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov met with Iran's Vice President for Science and Technology Affairs Sorena Sattari, and mulled topical issues of interstate cooperation, Turkmen government said Aug. 21. "The guest conveyed sincere greetings from Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, who expressed a strong interest of the Iranian side in the ... (more)
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Turkmenistan to increase electricity export to Afghanistan
All necessary conditions will be created in the near future to increase the supply of electricity from Turkmenistan to Afghanistan, the Turkmen Ministry of Energy and Industry said Aug. 20. "The construction of appropriate infrastructure will allow creating jobs and contributing to stabilization of the situation in Afghanistan," according to a ... (more)
Turkmenistan systematically moving to 'green' economy, president says
Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, Aug. 20 By Huseyn Hasanov - Trend: Turkmenistan is systematically moving to 'green' economy, the use of modern environmentally friendly and resource-saving technologies in industry, and in the oil and gas, power generation and transportation sectors, Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdymuhamedov said.
13:52 Germany assists Turkmen Ministry of Nature Protection in...
The Ministry of Nature Protection of Turkmenistan continues cooperation with German partners, including the Michael Succow Foundation for the Protection of Nature.
New Turkmen ambassador to Georgia starts his activity
New Turkmen ambassador to Georgia Dovletmurat Muratov delivered the copies of his credentials to Georgian Foreign Minister Maia Panjikidze August 19. The parties discussed the relevant issues of relations between Georgia and Turkmenistan and the prospects for intensifying the cooperation, the Georgian foreign ministry told Trend.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Is Turkmenistan Losing Iran as a Gas Customer?
It appears Turkmenistan is about to lose its second-best customer for natural gas, Iran.
Turkmenistan intends to export fertilizers
New export opportunities will soon allow Turkmenistan to join the ranks of countries exporting mineral fertilizers on the world markets, said the head of the Chalyk Holding Turkish company Ahmet Chalyk.
Turkmen FEC assigns temporary chairman
Temporary charge of Chairman of "Turkmennebitgazgurlushyk" State Concern has been assigned to Arslan Sopyev, says a public statement of Presidential Decree on Aug. 19. Former head Amanaly Gurbanov was dismissed as chairman of the State Concern for the serious shortcomings in the work.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Japan, Turkey start building $1.3 bln Turkmen fertiliser plant
Japan's Mitsubishi Corp. and Turkey's Gap Insaat on Monday laid the foundation of a $1.3 billion plant to produce carbamide in Turkmenistan, which plans to gain added value by using its natural gas to produce the fertiliser for export.
16:07 Turkmenistan to export electricity to Afghanistan and Pakistan
Vice Prime Minister of the Turkmen Government Murad Artykov told about the activities conducted to increase exports of electricity surplus to foreign countries during the governmental session, the press service of the Government reported on August 18. Thus, rapid construction of substations and high-voltage power lines to the border with ... (more)
15:06 Turkmen Parliament considers several draft laws
The regular 4th session of the Parliament of Turkmenistan took place with participation of representatives of the relevant ministries and agencies, the press service of the President said on August 18. The agenda included a number of draft laws and other legal acts designed to develop key aspects of the state policy.