28.06.18 08:50

Day of Workers of Culture, Art and Magtymguly Fragi’s poetry celebrated in Turkmenistan

Day of Workers of Culture, Art and Magtymguly Fragi’s poetry was celebrated in Turkmenistan on a large-scale. A flower laying ceremony took place at the monument to the classic of Turkmen and world literature, Magtymguly Fragi, in the historical center of Ashgabat. >>>

27.06.18 12:37

UN Human Rights Council passes statement initiated by Turkmenistan

At its 38th session in Geneva, the UN Human Rights Council passed a Joint Statement on the promotion and protection of cultural heritage along the Great Silk Road to promote universal respect for cultural rights. The document was cosponsored by 24 countries together with Turkmenistan. >>>

23.06.18 10:25

Week of Culture begins in Turkmenistan

A Week of Culture has kicked off at a ceremony in Akhal province of Turkmenistan. The annual event is held alternately in one of the five provinces of the country. >>>

21.06.18 12:04

International conference on financing kicks off in Ashgabat

An international conference entitled “Partnership for Development Financing in the Heart of the Great Silk Road” has started in Ashgabat. The forum has been organized by the State Bank for Foreign Economic Affairs of Turkmenistan and the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) with the support of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan. >>>

21.06.18 09:11

President of Turkmenistan attends international water forum in Dushanbe

As part of his working visit to the capital city of Tajikistan, Dushanbe, President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov took part in the High-Level International Conference entitled “Water for Sustainable Development, 2018-2028.” >>>

19.06.18 09:33

Festival celebrating Nury Khalmamedov’s birth anniversary begins in Ashgabat

The 80th birth anniversary of People's Artist of Turkmenistan Nury Khalmamedov is celebrated in Ashgabat with a festival entitled “Nury Khalmamedov's music – the incessant melody of the epochs.” Artists and cultural workers from all regions of the country are participating in the music forum organized by the Ministry of Culture of Turkmenistan. >>>

15.06.18 10:22

Turkmenistan elected to UN Economic and Social Council for 2019-2021

Turkmenistan has been elected to the UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) for 2019-2021. The election took place at the 96th meeting of the 72nd session of the UN General Assembly. ECOSOC is the key UN body that serves as a platform for discussion of international economic and social issues and provision of recommendations in this area. This body accounts for over 70 percent of all UN resources. >>>

15.06.18 09:11

Oraza Bairam declared day-off in Turkmenistan

Oraza Bairam has been declared a day-off in Turkmenistan. President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov signed a decree to this effect at a government meeting. >>>

09.06.18 09:24

Sports festival in Yerevan celebrates World Bicycle Day

Festive bicycle races marking World Bicycle Day were held at the Yerevan Cycle Track. The event was organized by the Embassy of Turkmenistan in the Republic of Armenia with the support of the Cycling Federation of Armenia. >>>

05.06.18 11:19

Bicycle ride in Riyadh celebrates World Bicycle Day

The Embassy of Turkmenistan in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia organized a bicycle ride in celebration of World Bicycle Day. >>>