3 Jan

Press Release

In the last days contradictory information started to circulate in the mass media of Iran and other states concerning Turkmen-Iranian relations in the gas sphere.  Some of them allegedly state about “unexpected and inconsistent with bilateral agreement” termination of natural Turkmen gas supplies to Iran as of January 1st 2017.  On the contrary, in other publications it is noted that Iran has signed a five year contract with Turkmenistan on the supply of Turkmen gas. In this regard, the Minis...

16 Dec

President of Turkmenistan held a meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov held a meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers, in which the priority aspects of public life were examined 16.12.2016 In announcing the agenda of the meeting, the President gave the floor to the Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers, Minister of Foreign Affairs R. Meredov. As part of the report of Vice Premier, R. Meredov reported on the results of the meeting of the Turkmen-American Business Council, which was attended by representatives of ministries...

14 Dec

Course of development of Turkmen-American business partnership

On December 14, 2016 a meeting on the prospects of development of long-term successful partnership in various spheres of economy was held in Ashgabat. Participants included representatives of the "Turkmenistan-U.S." Business Council, a number of companies of the United States of America, the industry sector ministries and departments of our country, production factories, as well as the Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs. Executive Director of the Council Eric Stewart praised the policy...

5 Nov

Global Sustainable Transport Conference

Development of international cooperation in the field of transport is a key element of the Global Development Agenda. An obvious need for a systematic and purpose oriented partnerships in the field of transport is reflected in a number of resolutions adopted by the United Nations General Assembly, in particular, the resolution 70/197 «Towards comprehensive cooperation among all modes of transport for promoting sustainable multimodal transit corridors» of 22 December 2015, which was co-sponsored...

28 Oct


On 1st November 2016 the President of Turkmenistan will pay a visit to the Russian Federation.   The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan October 28th, 2016

16 Oct

Parliament (Mejlis) of Turkmenistan ratified the Paris Agreement

Today, the Parliament of Turkmenistan has ratified the Paris Agreement approved at the UN Climate Change Conference (COP-21) in Paris on 12 December 2015 and signed by Turkmenistan on 23 September 2016 at the UN Headquarters in New York. Turkmenistan being an active supporter of the prevention of negative consequences of climate change, consistently conducts numerous events aimed at reduction of green house emissions into the atmosphere. A good example of it is the National Climate Change Str...

16 Oct

Ratification of International Transport Documents

Today the Parliament (Mejlis) of Turkmenistan has ratified the International Convention on Harmonization of Frontier Control of Goods and the Intergovernmental Agreement on “Dry ports”. As known, in Turkmenistan under the leadership of the country’s President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov the national programs aimed at comprehensive modernization of material and technical basis of transport sphere, expansion of existing and creation of new transport and communication networks have been developed...