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5 hrs ago | EurasiaNet
For most Muslims the pilgrimage to Mecca is a sacred duty to be completed at least once in a lifetime.
11 hrs ago | Xinhuanet
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.
19 hrs ago | AkiPress
Residents of Ashgabat's Parakhat-7 micro-district conducted a protest against actions of the authorities on August 23, Turkmenistan's Radio Liberty reported.
23 hrs ago | Business Times
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.
Turkmenistan has completed construction of the Turkmen segment of the transport corridor North-South, the press service of the President reported.
Members of the Mejlis and representatives of judiciary and law enforcement agencies of Turkmenistan discussed decriminalization of parts of the criminal justice system at an OSCE-organized seminar that concluded in Ashgabat, OSCE office in Ashgabat said Aug. 22. The OSCE Centre in Ashgabat organized the event to raise the participant's awareness ... (more)
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)
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.
The Ministry of Nature Protection of Turkmenistan continues cooperation with German partners, including the Michael Succow Foundation for the Protection of Nature.
Members of the Parliament and representatives of judiciary and law enforcement agencies of Turkmenistan discussed decriminalization of parts of the criminal justice system at an OSCE-organized seminar that concluded in Ashgabat on August 19. The OSCE Center in Ashgabat organized the event to raise the participant's awareness about different ... (more)
It appears Turkmenistan is about to lose its second-best customer for natural gas, Iran.
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.
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.
Updated: Tue Aug 26, 2014 10:09 pm
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