05.02.16 11:02

President of Turkmenistan chairs State Security Council meeting

President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov chaired a meeting of the State Security Council. As the Turkmenistan.ru correspondent reports from Ashgabat, the meeting reviewed the results of work of the military and law enforcement agencies of Turkmenistan in the first month of 2016. >>>

05.02.16 10:02

Turkmenistan takes part in International Waterbird Census

Turkmenistan has conducted a traditional winter ornithological survey as part of the International Waterbird Census. The survey covered the Hazar State Reserve, as well as the areas of Amu Darya and Karakum rivers, being the most visited by birds. >>>

03.02.16 10:52

Turkmenistan takes draft of new edition of Constitution to nationwide discussion

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov chaired a meeting of the Constitutional Commission for Improvement of the Constitution of Turkmenistan. The commission was established by the decree of the head of state in May 2014 with the view of carrying out constitutional reform and amending the Constitution of Turkmenistan in accordance with the modern realities of the country’s political and socio-economic development. >>>

03.02.16 10:20

Days of Culture of Iran begin in Turkmenistan

Days of Culture of the Islamic Republic of Iran have started in Ashgabat. A delegation of workers of art and culture of Iran headed by Chairman of the Organization for Islamic Culture and Relations Abuzar Ebrahimi Torkaman arrived in the capital of Turkmenistan for this purpose. >>>

30.01.16 10:32

Turkmenistan to publish explanatory and spelling dictionaries of Turkmen language

Explanatory Dictionary of Turkmen Language and Spelling Dictionary of Turkmen language will be published in Turkmenistan for the first time ever since independence. This was announced by Deputy Prime Minister for Science and Education Sapardurdy Toylyev at a regular cabinet meeting. >>>

29.01.16 09:14

President of Turkmenistan meets with Russian Foreign Minister

President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov received Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Sergey Lavrov, who arrived in Ashgabat at the head of the delegation. >>>

28.01.16 10:45

Day of Defender of Fatherland marked in Turkmenistan

Turkmenistan celebrated Day of Defender of the Fatherland. The Armed Forces of Turkmenistan were established on this day 24 years ago. Festive meetings and concerts by art groups were held at the military higher education establishments in Ashgabat and Turkmenbashi, as well as military garrisons of Turkmenistan. Other events marking Day of Defender of the Fatherland included meetings with representatives of the Ministry of Defence, public associations and students. >>>

16.01.16 09:48

National Human Rights Action Plan for 2016-2020 adopted in Turkmenistan

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov signed a decree approving the National Action Plan on Human Rights in Turkmenistan for 2016-2020, the Turkmenistan.ru correspondent reports quoting the press service of the head of state. >>>

15.01.16 10:39

Batch of narcotics and smuggled cigarettes destroyed in Turkmenistan

A regular action on destruction of narcotics and smuggled tobacco products was held in Akhal province of Turkmenistan. The smuggled goods were seized by Turkmenistan’s law enforcement and military agencies during special operations. >>>

13.01.16 10:00

President of Turkmenistan meets with members of Mejlis

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov met with members of the national parliament (Mejlis) of Turkmenistan. Such meetings are traditionally held at the parliament building at the beginning of the New Year. >>>