Turkmenistan: socio-economic development of Afghanistan to be promoted

Turkmenistan is committed to promoting the socio-economic development of Afghanistan, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of reports. Turkmenistan’s commitment is shown in infrastructure projects initiated by Turkmenistan, including the construction of social facilities on the territory of Afghanistan on a gratuitous basis. The construction of the TAPI gas pipeline, electric power and communication lines along…

Turkmenistan: impact of transport on climate change reviewed with ESCAP participants

Turkmenistan has participated in the discussions of the UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) about the impact of transport on climate change. During the meeting, issues of cooperation within ESCAP and prospects for its promotion were discussed. Turkmenistan pays special attention to finding solutions to climate change problems, reducing the…

Turkmenistan: state and private structures talk resuming regular meetings with Kyrgyzstan

Turkmenistan and Kyrgyzstan discussed the resumption of regular meetings of representatives of public and private structures of the two countries, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs reported. This was said during a videoconference between Minister of foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan Rashid Meredov and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kyrgyzstan Chingiz Aidarbekov. The parties also actively cooperate…

Turkmenistan: flights to China suspended

Turkmenistan Airlines suspended flights to Beijing (China) with the aim of carrying out preventive measures to hinder the spread of the 2019-nCoV coronavirus on February 1. The Turkmen flag carrier notes that the safety of passengers and crew is a priority. Information about the resumption of flights will be announced in advance. According to Turkmen…

Turkmenistan: banana harvest up in 2019

Preparations for a new banana harvesting season are underway in the Sakarchage district of the Mary region of Turkmenistan. The local company “Ferhar” plans to receive dozens of tons of exotic fruit this year. Thus, the experiment on growing bananas of dwarf varieties most suitable for the arid climate of Turkmenistan continues. The experience of…