On June 25, 2020, the nineteenth meeting of the Turkmenistan - European Union Joint Committee was held at the Ministry of Finance and Economics of Turkmenistan in online format.
Turkmenistan at this meeting was represented by the heads and representatives of several ministries and departments, including the Ministries of Finance and Economy, Foreign Affairs, Trade and Foreign Economic Relations, Education, Health and Medical Industry, and others.
Today, on June 24, when the events on occasion of the 75th anniversary of the Victory in Great Patriotic War, in which Turkmenistan delegation takes part according to the request of President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, are held in the capital of Russian Federation, we recollect again the feat of our forefathers who have won peace and freedom.
How to measure this heroic deed? By millions of lives, bloody dressings, days and nights filled with grief and suffering? By destiny of children left without fathers, tears of mothers who lost their sons?
22.06.2020. President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov has made a working trip to Ahal Velayat where the Head of the State inspected the course of construction of new industrial complexes as well as work carried out in agricultural fields and at bakery production complex of Ahalgallaönümleri Production Association.
Early in the morning, helicopter of the Head of the State went toward Babadayhan etrap where modern textile complex is under construction at present. According to the Resolution of the President of Turkmenistan, 3,300 tons of “Compact penye” fine fibre yarn would be made each year at this big facilities designated for processing of 5,000 tons of fine fibre cotton.
21.06.2020. 59 transactions have been registered at the trades of the State Commodity and Raw Material Exchange of Turkmenistan.
For foreign currency, businessmen from USA, Great Britain, China, Afghanistan and other countries have procured jet fuel produced at Turkmenbashy Refinery Complex. High-density polyethylene and polypropylene were the subjects of transactions of entrepreneurs from Switzerland and Afghanistan accordingly.
18.06.2020. Having accomplished working trip to Balkan Velayat, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov has left Turkmenbashy International Airport for the capital.
After, sometime, the aircraft of the Head of the State has landed in Ashgabat Airtport where Turkmen leader was met by officials.
On his way from International airport of the capital, the President inspected urban construction works, in particular the construction of Garagum Hotel, school and kindergarten of the 21st specialized complex.
16.06.2020. President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, who is currently on working trip in Dashoguz Velayat, inspected the works at the agricultural fields of the region.
In the morning, Turkmen leader went to the fields under crops of Bossan Farmign Association, S. A. Niyazov etrap. The vehicle of the Head of the State has stopped at the field of grain producer Amanyaz Berdiyev.
Upon arrival, the President was met by the Speaker of the Mejlis, Deputy Chairmen of the Cabinet of Ministers, heads of military and law enforcement agency, ministries and departments of the country, mass media and Hyakim of Dashoguz Velayat.
17.06.2020. President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, who is currently on working trip in Balkan velayat, inspected the works in agricultural sphere of the region.
Increment of volumes of various agricultural production, provision of food abundance in the country are important aspects of the government policy. At the same time, potential of agrarian sector is directly connected with objectives of integrated social and economic development of the region, creation of favourable conditions for comfortable life and creative work of rural people.
On June 16, 2020, a meeting was held in the form of a videoconference between representatives of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan and the France-Turkmenistan Chamber of Commerce on the possibilities of developing and expanding trade and economic cooperation between Turkmenistan and France.
This meeting provided an opportunity for participants to discuss in detail the level of trade and economic relations between the two countries. The possibilities of developing partnerships in priority areas, including trade and investment, the oil and gas sector, were emphasized. Ways of expanding cooperation between the business circles of Turkmenistan and France were examined.
15.06.2020. The opening ceremony of recreation infrastructure facilities, which have been built on the bank of the lake located in Bagiyarlyk etrap, Ashgabat, took place with participation of President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov. Therefore, new recreation zone has started its work, having welcomed the first guests.
Putting of new facilities, which are designate for active leisure, into operation is another step toward the formation of developed resort, sport, health improving and entertainment centres in the country.
For the short period, this place with picturesque lake in northern part of Ashgabat has changed beyond recognition and literally received new life, having given an excellent opportunity to residents and guests of the capital to spend their free time with interest.
13.06.2020. 37 transactions have been registered at the trades of the State Commodity and Raw Material Exchange of Turkmenistan last week.
For foreign currency, businessmen from United Arab Emirates and Afghanistan have bought jet fuel, naphtha, gasoline and liquefied gas produced at Turkmenbashy Refinery Complex. Various types of polyethylene (SC Türkmengaz) were subjects of trades of entrepreneurs from Russian Federation, UAE and Afghanistan.
12.06.2020. President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov held regular video conference working session of the Cabinet of Ministers where current issues of the state life have been discussed.
First, Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers G. Mushikov reported on the situation on the structures under his supervision, fulfilment of assignments on privatization of state owned facilities and transformation to joint stock ventures as well as to open private company on their basis.
For this purpose, the Ministry of Finances and Economy has analysed received proposals and prepared the list of facilities subject to privatization.
10.06.2020. President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, who is currently on working trip to Mary Velayat, inspected implementation of the programme of social and economic development of the region and seasonal agricultural works.
Reforms, including in agricultural sphere, are implemented in the region just like all around the country. Permanent attention of the Head of the State to creation of favourable conditions for productive work of the farmers provides increment of agricultural production volumes.
Early in the morning, the President has come to Türkmenistan Farming Association in Vekilbazar etrap. The vehicle of the Head of the State has stopped at the land plot of tenant Amanberdy Pursahedov.
09.06.2020. President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov who is on working trip to Lebap Velayat inspected agricultural works in the region.
Early in the morning, the President of the country has come to the fields under crops of Watan Farming Association, Charjew etrap. The vehicle of the Head of the State has stopped at the land plot of farmer Berdymurat Narmedov.
Upon arrival, Turkmen leader has been warmly greeted by the Speaker of the Mejlis, Vice-premiers, Hyakim of Lebap Velayat, heads of ministries and departments, mass media. The President has expressed the interest in condition of the field, capabilities provided to the tenants and volumes of produced yield.
08.06.2020. President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov has left on working trip for Lebap Velayat. At the session of the Government on June 5, the Head of the State informed on working trip to the regions of the country this month for inspection of the grain harvest campaign on sites and fulfilment of social programmes.
Before leaving to the eastern region, Turkmen leader held working meeting with participation of Vice-premier Sh. Durdiliyev and Hyakim of Ashgabat Ya. Gylyjov.
Development of Turkmen capital, work rates at the facilities planned to be opened by the 25th anniversary of neutrality of the country, conditions for comprehensive holidays of the citizens were the main subjects of the session.
06.06.2020. 76 transactions have been registered at the trades of the State Commodity and Raw Material Exchange last week.
For foreign currency, representatives of business circles from Russia have bought polypropylene produced by Turkmenbashy Refinery Complex while brokers from Afghanistan and Belize have procured heavy vacuum gasoil produced by Seydi Refinery. High-density polyethylene, polypropylene and ECO-93 gasoline (SC Türkmengaz) have been bought by the entrepreneurs from Russia, United Arab Emirates, Afghanistan.
04.06.2020. President of Turkmenistan, Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces of the country, Army General Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov held regular session of the State Security Council. Outcomes of activity of military and law enforcement agencies for five months of the year have been discussed at the session.
First, Minister of Defence B. Gundogdiyev reported on work carried out in the structures under his command in January – May as well as on spring recruitment campaign.
05.06.2020. President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov held video conference working session of the Cabinet of Ministers where outcomes of work of branches of national economy have been summed up for five months of the year as well as other priority objectives of the state life have been reviewed.
First, Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers G. Mushikov made report on macroeconomic indicators for January – May. It was informed that stable growth has been provided in all branches in the period under review.
The growth rate of the GDP was 6.2 by the outcomes of the period from January to May. Comparing to the same period of 2019, the production has increased by 4.7 percent.
On June 3, 2020, in Ashgabat, on the occasion of World Cycle Day, the opening of the Bicycle monument and a mass bike ride took place with the participation of President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov.
The ceremony was attended by members of the government, heads of diplomatic missions and representative offices of international organizations accredited in Turkmenistan, heads of the ministries and departments of the country, representatives of national and foreign media, as well as students.
02.06.2020. Online meeting of President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov with President of International Cycling Union (UCI) David Lappartient and Head of ARETI International Group of Company, Member of the UCI Board Committee Igor Makarov was held on the threshold of the World Cycling Day.
Greeting the Head of the State, the Head of International Cycling Union highlighted that this is big honour for him to have an opportunity to share the opinions with Turkmen leader under the celebration of the World Cycling Day. Mr Lappartient noted that last year, he had a chance to take part in public events including in cycling race together with the President of Turkmenistan in Ashgabat.
It was highlighted that the United Nations General Assembly has unanimously adopted the Resolution of declaration of June 3 as the World Cycling Day by initiative of Turkmen leader in 2018.
29.05.2020. President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov held video conference session of the Cabinet of Ministers where current issues of the state life have been discussed and drafts of some documents have been reviewed.
Having left Oguzkhan Palace Complex, the Head of the State went to the building of the Cabinet of Ministers by bicycle.
Forestalling official part of the session of the Government, the President reminded that we would celebrated International Children Day on June 1. Happy life of our children is a guarantee of good future of the country. Provision of all capabilities to children for receiving modern education, upbringing in the spirit of patriotism and humanity are firm guarantees of prosperity, Turkmen leader highlighted.