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5 Jun

AMBASSADOR EXTRAORDINARY AND PLENIPOTENTIARY OF ARGENTINA PRESENTED COPIES OF HIS CREDENTIALS TO THE MFA OF TURKMENISTAN

On June 4, 2018, at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan there was a meeting with the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Argentine Republic to Turkmenistan (with residence in Moscow) Mr. Ricardo Ernesto Lagorio, who arrived in Ashgabat to present his credentials. At the beginning of the meeting, congratulating the Ambassador on his appointment to the responsible post, the Turkmen side noted the need to develop a fruitful dialogue with Argentina. Touching upon th...

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4 Jun

WORLD BICYCLE DAY CELEBRATED IN TURKMENISTAN

On June 3, 2018 for the first time in many countries World Bicycle Day was celebrated. It was established by the Resolution of the General Assembly of the United Nations on the initiative of the President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov. Early in the morning, many thousands of residents of the capital on bicycles gathered in a picturesque corner of the Turkmen capital - near the roundabout at the intersection of Kopetdag Avenue and Djulga Street, from where a magnificent panoramic v...

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4 Jun

A bicycle march devoted to “World Bicycle Day” was held in Seoul

On June 3rd, 2018, the Embassy of Turkmenistan in the Republic of Korea arranged a bicycle march devoted to “World Bicycle Day” in the city of Seoul. Public officials, representatives of NCOs, diplomats and university students took part in this event. Also, residents of Seoul who are fond of bicycling joined the event. Under the initiative of Esteemed President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov June 3rd was announced by UN General Assembly as the World Bicycle Day. Currently, bi...

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1 Jun

PERSPECTIVES OF COOPERATION BETWEEN TURKMENISTAN AND THE REPUBLIC OF GAMBIA HAVE BEEN DISCUSSED

On May 31, 2018, at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan there was a meeting with the delegation of the Republic of the Gambia, headed by the Minister of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and Gambian Affairs Abroad of the Republic of the Gambia, Usain Darbo. As the Turkmen side noted, the development of relations with the countries of the African continent is a priority direction of Turkmenistan's foreign policy. In this regard, the need was expressed for further devel...

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1 Jun

TURKMEN-SWEDISH POLITICAL CONSULTATIONS WERE HELD IN STOCKHOLM

On May 30-31, 2018, the delegation of Turkmenistan visited the Kingdom of Sweden on a working visit. On 30 May, the delegation met with the Director of the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), Mr. Dan Smith. During the meeting, the sides exchanged views on the establishment of bilateral cooperation between the institute and relevant organizations of Turkmenistan. On May 31, the third round of bilateral political consultations took place at the Swedish Ministry of Foreign...

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30 May

THE OSCE REGIONAL MINISTERIAL CONFERENCE BEGAN ITS WORK IN ASHGABAT

On May 30, 2018, the two-day OSCE Regional Ministerial Conference "Good governance and economic connectivity - best practices within the OSCE region" began its work in the capital hotel "Yildiz". The conference was organized under the auspices of the OSCE and the Government of Turkmenistan. The plenary session and two working sessions had been held on the first day of the conference. The forum was attended by representatives and experts of the OSCE participating States and a number of interna...

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30 May

THE NEXT ROUND OF POLITICAL CONSULTATIONS BETWEEN TURKMENISTAN AND FINLAND TOOK PLACE IN HELSINKI

On May 29, 2018, political consultations took place in Helsinki between the Ministries of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan and the Republic of Finland. The Finnish side was headed by Ms. Maimo Henriksson, Director General of the Department of Russia, Eastern Europe and Central Asia of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of this country. During the political consultations, issues of bilateral relations in the spheres of politics, economy, energy and transport, cooperation within international organ...

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