23.06.21 11:11

Week of Culture – 2021 kicks off in Turkmenistan

Week of Culture – 2021 has officially started in the administrative center of Lebap province, city of Turkmenabat. The large-scale cultural action initiated by President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov is held alternately in different regions of the country since 2013. >>>

21.06.21 11:14

Concert marking the beginning of Great Patriotic War held in Ashgabat

A concert titled “Songs of Wartime Love” was held in Ashgabat, marking the beginning of the Great Patriotic War.  It was organized by the Embassy of the Russian Federation and the Ministry of Culture of Turkmenistan. The audience greeted with standing ovation the war and labor veterans who attended the concert as guests of honor at the National Music and Drama Theater named after Magtymguly. >>>

11.06.21 08:56

UN Office for Project Services opens in Ashgabat

The UN House in Ashgabat hosted the opening ceremony of the UN Office for Project Services (UNOPS) in Turkmenistan.  >>>

09.06.21 09:08

President of Turkmenistan receives new head of OSCE Center in Ashgabat

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov received the new head of the OSCE Center in Ashgabat, John McGregor.  >>>

07.06.21 10:26

Day of Russian language and birthday of Alexander Pushkin celebrated in Ashgabat

Russian diplomats and schoolchildren of the Turkmen-Russian school named after A.S. Pushkin laid flowers at the monument to the poet in one of the picturesque corners of Ashgabat. Later in the day, schoolchildren gathered in the assembly hall of the school and read Pushkin’s poetry and prose and sang songs on his poems. Afterwards, schoolchildren laid flowers at the monument to the poet that was installed in the school foyer in the fall of 2019. >>>

07.06.21 09:03

New book about Margush presented in Moscow

The Moscow House of Nationalities hosted the presentation of the book “The World of the Oxus Civilization”. It was organized by the Miklouho-Maclay Institute of Ethnology and Anthropology of the Russian Academy of Sciences, under which the Margiana archaeological expedition has been operating for the past two decades now. The expedition was established in accordance with the cooperation agreement with the Ministry of Culture of Turkmenistan. Under this agreement, the National Directorate for the Protection, Study and Restoration of Historical and Cultural Monuments acts as a scientific partner from the Turkmen side. >>>

05.06.21 09:12

Grain harvesting campaign begins in Turkmenistan

Turkmenistan’s farmers have kicked off a grain harvesting campaign. According to the old tradition, the elders gave a symbolic start to harvesting by cutting the first ears of wheat. Then, the combine harvesters got down to work. This year, Turkmenistan’s grain growers are expected to harvest 1,400 million tons of grain from 690 thousand hectares of land.  >>>

02.06.21 11:08

Turkmenistan celebrates International Children's Day

International Children's Day was widely celebrated in Ashgabat and the regions of Turkmenistan. >>>

31.05.21 11:18

Turkmenistan celebrates Day of Turkmen Carpet

Festivities were held in Turkmenistan on the occasion of Day of Turkmen Carpet, celebrated annually on the last Sunday of May.  >>>

25.05.21 11:16

Exhibition “White City of Ashgabat” opens in the capital of Turkmenistan in celebration of 140th anniversary of Ashgabat

A universal international exhibition titled “White City of Ashgabat” opened at the Expo Center of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Turkmenistan. Marking the 140th anniversary of the capital city of Turkmenistan, it brought together more than 90 exhibitors, including representatives of foreign companies. >>>