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1 Apr

MEETING OF THE MINISTERS OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS OF TURKMENISTAN AND THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION

On April 1, 2021, the Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan R.O.Meredov and the Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers, Chairman of the Supreme Control Chamber of Turkmenistan S.G.Berdimuhamedov met with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation S.V.Lavrov.  During the talks, the parties thoroughly discussed the issues of bilateral cooperation in political-diplomatic field, as well as in trade-economic and cultural-humani...

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31 Mar

THE PRESIDENT OF TURKMENISTAN HAS ATTENDED THE SUMMIT OF COOPERATION COUNCIL OF TURKIC-SPEAKING STATES AS THE GUEST OF HONOR

On 31 March 2021, the President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov attended informal Summit of Cooperation Council of Turkic-Speaking States (Turkic Council) as the Guest of Honor. This online event was organized at the initiative of the first President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev in the city of Turkestan of the Republic of Kazakhstan. The Heads of Member-States and the Secretary General of the Turkic Council, as well as the Prime Minister of Hungary as an observer state in the...

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30 Mar

THE REGULAR HIGH-LEVEL MEETING OF TRADE AND INVESTMENTS FRAMEWORK AGREEMENT (TIFA) WAS HELD

On the 30th of March, 2021, the regular high-level meeting of the Council of Trade and Investments Framework Agreement (TIFA) between the Government of the USA and the Governments of Central Asian countries had been held. The meeting was attended by Turkmen delegation with the Minister of Trade and Foreign Economic Ties at the head, as well as the delegations of the USA, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan. In addition, the representatives of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan...

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24 Mar

UN, OSCE, ICRC – AMONG THE MAIN PARTNERS IN THE PROCESS OF IMPLEMENTATION OF THE INTERNATIONAL OBLIGATIONS OF TURKMENISTAN IN THE AREA OF HUMAN RIGHTS AND INTERNATIONAL HUMANITARIAN LAW

During today’s meeting of the Inter-departmental Commission on the Implementation of International Obligations of Turkmenistan in the area of Human Rights and International Humanitarian Law, a wide range of issues related to further implementation of the humanitarian policy of the country was discussed. During the discussion of the draft of the National Action Plan in the area of Human Rights in Turkmenistan for 2021-2025, the UN representatives highly appraised the level of cooperation with...

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21 Mar

THE VALUES OF THE NOVRUZ HOLIDAY ARE CONSONANT WITH THE PRINCIPLES OF THE INTERNATIONAL YEAR OF PEACE AND TRUST

The diplomatic representatives of Turkmenistan abroad have organized special events in honor of the Novruz holiday of international scope. In fact, in February 2010, the UN General Assembly has recognized the 21st of March as the International Day of Novruz. It is worthwhile to note that this holiday was also entered in the UNESCO Representative List of Intangible Cultural Heritage of the Humankind. The Embassy of Turkmenistan in the Republic of Azerbaijan took part in the event dedicated to...

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17 Mar

THE INTERNATIONAL SCIENTIFIC-PRACTICAL CONFERENCE “THE HISTORY OF ARCHITECTURE AND CULTURE” WAS HELD IN TURKMEN CAPITAL

On the 17th of March, 2021, the International Scientific and Practical Conference “The History of Architecture and Culture” was held in the Museum of Fine Arts of Turkmenistan. At the beginning of the event, the participants got acquainted with the exhibition, which was organized by State Academy of Arts of Turkmenistan and Turkmen Institute of Architecture and Civil Engineering. The Conference, which was held in a hybrid format, was attended by the Minister of Culture of Turkmenistan A.Sh...

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17 Mar

THE ROUND TABLE, DEDICATED TO THE UN CLIMATE CHANGE CONFERENCE-2021 (COP26) WAS HELD IN ASHGABAT

On March 17, 2021 the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan with the assistance of the British Embassy in Turkmenistan organized the round table in  the hotel “Yildyz” under the title “On the way to the UN Climate Change Conference-2021 (COP26): Turkmenistan’s efforts to combat climate change and perspectives for the future”.   The event, which was held in a hybrid format, was attended by the representatives of the relevant ministries and agencies of Turkmenistan, representatives of the...

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