Traditions of the Kyrgyz people were being formed with the help of economic, trade, domestic and other relations with kindred and other tribes that were closely related to the geography of their ha...

After the coup of 19 March 1953 in the socio-political history of Iran there were fundamental changes: the powers of parliament were limited and the absolute power of Mohammad Reza Shah Pahlavi was...

In the Middle East, Saudi Arabia and the Islamic Republic of Iran are two countries that claim to leadership in the region. With a powerful resources and political potential these countries are the...



The capital of Turkmenistan Ashgabat hosted a business forum entitled "Day of the German economy" which included issues related to the development of bilateral cooperation, exploring new opportunities of mutual partnership, as well as intensification of contacts between representatives of business representatives of Germany and Turkmenistan. The organizers of the event were the representative office of the German economy in Central Asia and the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Turkmenistan.



Last week in the National tourist zone "Avaza", located on the coast of the Caspian Sea belonging to the country, the international conference and exhibition "Tourism and Travel" took place. The forum, which was organized by the Chamber of Commerce and the State Committee for Tourism, involved tourism business professionals from more than 20 states - China, Russia, Germany, Belarus, Japan, France, Turkey, Spain, Italy and other countries.


On Friday, September 26, the Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov chaired a meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic, which addressed the most pressing issues of public life, as well as preparations for the summit of the heads of the Caspian states. While delivering his report to the assembly, the Deputy Prime Minister of the country B. Hodzhamuhammedov spoke about the activities aimed at ensuring the growth in Turkmenistan's available hydrocarbon reserves and the increase in oil production in the country.


Turkmenistan speaks out against the militarization of the Caspian Sea region, and therefore makes every effort to creating a climate of mutual understanding and trust between the Caspian states, while supporting increased efforts to joint providing of disarmament and non-proliferation. This announcement was made on Saturday, September 27 in the republic's government statement made on the eve of the high-level summit of the Caspian, which was held on September 29 in Astrakhan.


The President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov received the head of the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) Rovnag Abdullayev, the discussion broaching various aspects of cooperation between the two countries in the energy sector.


In Ashgabat, the capital of Turkmenistan, the 8th International Exhibition of information, telecommunication, telemetry technologies and broadcasting equipment “Turkmentel 2014” began its work. In addition, a scientific conference with the participation of representatives of the leading companies in the aforementioned areas is scheduled to be held as part of the event. The conference and exhibition will be attended by delegations from more than 20 countries of Asia and Europe.



The Ashgabat-based Oil and Gas Research Institute hosted the fifth conference of the Global Gas Flaring Reduction (GGFR). The organizer of the event was the World Bank, while the list of participants included delegations of such countries as Russia, Norway, Canada, the United Kingdom, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan and Azerbaijan. In addition, the event was attended by representatives of the World Bank, a number of leading specialized research institutions of Turkmenistan and foreign companies that operate in the oil and gas industry of the republic.



The Ashgabat-based Center of Public Organizations of Turkmenistan hosted a meeting of the organizing committee for the creation of the third political party in the country, the Agrarian Party. The list of participants in the event included members of the organizing committee and regional deputies who support such an idea. The meeting broached issues related to the convening of the constituent congress of the new party, the order of assemblies and meetings to select representatives participating in the congress.



Last week in the capital of Turkmenistan a regular meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers chaired by the President Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov took place. It was dedicated to discussion of the most pressing issues related to public life. During the event, the Ashgabat transport international high-level conference, which ended on September 4 and the results of the seminar on the development of the Balkan region were summed up.


During the recent meeting with the US Assistant Secretary for Central Asia Daniel Rosenblum held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the discussion broached the prospects of Turkmen-American cooperation. This was announced in an official statement released by the Turkmen government on Saturday, September 6. According to the document, participants in the meeting discussed the prospects of cooperation between the two countries and exchanged views on issues related to the activation of mutual partnership.