14 Sep

A session of the Council of Elders started its work in Asghabat, the capital of Turkmenistan

In Ashgabat, capital of Turkmenistan a session of the Council of Elders started its work. At the opening of the session the President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov delivered a speech. In his speech the Head of Turkmen State presented a broad picture of the country’s achievements over 25 years of its independent development in political, social-economic, and humanitarian spheres, and assessed the current state of the country and society. Speaking about achievements in social and eco...

3 Sep


On September 1-2, 2016, the eighth meeting of the intergovernmental Turkmen-Austrian joint commission had been held in Vienna, Republic of Austria. Co-chairman of the Austrian part of the commission was the Deputy Minister for Foreign Economic Policy and European Integration of the Federal Ministry of Economy, Science and Research of Austria, Ms. Bernadette M. Gierlinger. At the beginning of the committee meeting, the sides discussed the implementation of agreements reached at the seventh ses...

15 Aug

Сотрудничество на Каспийском море: принципы, цели, приоритеты

10 лет назад, 12 августа 2006 г. вступила в силу Рамочная конвенция по защите морской среды Каспийского моря (Тегеранская конвенция). Этот день пять прикаспийских стран объявили Днем Каспия. Ежегодно 12 августа в Туркменистане проводятся мероприятия, посвященные этой дате. В нынешнем году в национальной туристической зоне «Аваза» организовано проведение научно-практической конференции «25-летие независимости Туркменистана: достижения в области охраны морской среды Каспийского моря», посвященн...

13 Feb

An international conference dedicated to the 25th anniversary of independence of Turkmenistan has been held in Delhi

On February 13, 2016, within the framework of the orders of the President of Turkmenistan to hold the conference dedicated to the 25th anniversary of Independence of Turkmenistan as well as to the "Year of Honoring the Heritage, Transforming the Motherland", the Embassy of Turkmenistan in India in collaboration with Indo-Turkmen Friendship Society held an international conference and cultural program entitled "25 years of Independence and Prosperity of Turkmenistan and India" at the "Taj Mahal"...

24 Dec

The main gas pipeline "East-West" has been put into operation

On December 23, 2015 in province Balkan held the ceremony of commissioning the main gas pipeline "East-West", which merged into a single gas transportation system of the largest fields in Turkmenistan. The ceremony of commissioning of the gas pipeline "East-West", linking in a single gas transportation system of the country's largest deposits was attended by President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, who arrived to Balkan province on a working visit. To participate in the cer...

13 Dec

Construction works has begun on "TAPI" gas pipeline.

On December 13, 2015 the ground-breaking ceremony of the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) gas pipeline and infrastructure facilities at the third development stage of the Galkynysh gas field that will be the resource base for the new energy route in the early stage took place in Mary Velayat. President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan Mohammad Ashraf Ghani, Prime Minister of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan Muhammad Nawaz S...

12 Dec

Turkmenistan hosted an international high-level conference on Neutrality

On December 12, 2015 the Turkmen capital hosted the International Conference "The Policy of Neutrality: International Cooperation for Peace, Security and Development", which brought together heads of States and governments of various countries, representatives of the world's political elite, international and regional organizations.