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RCPDCA contributes to the peace and agreed decision occurring in the region of questions, - Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov

The president of Turkmenistan noted great importance activities Regional center UN at preventive diplomacy for Central Asia (RCPDCA), who works in Ashgabat from December 2007. About it, Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov said in greeting the appeal to the compatriots on the occasion of 10-anniversary from the date of the opening in the capital neutral Turkmenistan, RCPDCA, as...

Afghanistan will annually receive 1 billion U.S. dollars for the transit of natural gas through TAPI

The gas pipeline Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) will bring to the budget of Afghanistan one billion dollars per year. This was announced at the 7th conference of regional economic cooperation on Afghanistan (RECCAVII), held last week in Ashgabat. According to the information portal Аshgabad.net speaking at the forum, Deputy Prime Minister and foreign Minister of Turkmenistan Rashid Meredov...

Oil is traded in different directions: Brent - $62,58, WTI - $56,61

January futures for Brent crude oil by 8:02 Moscow time on November 20 decreased by 14 cents (0,2%) - up to $62,58 for barrel. The quotations of the December contract for WTI crude oil rose in price for 6 cents (0,1%) and made $56,61 for barrel, AOI reports. Oil prices grew on November 17 on statements...

Financial news of the last week

Last week at the biddings of the State commodity and raw exchange of Turkmenistan 88 transactions were registered. For foreign currency entrepreneurs from China purchased technical sulphur gas made at the Turkmenbashi complex of oil refineries, and businessmen from USA bought technical iodine and potassium iodide produced by the SC "Turkmenchemistry". In addition for foreign currency colored...

Cabinet meeting of Turkmenistan

On November 17 the President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov held the regular meeting of Cabinet council at which topical issues of domestic policy of the state were discussed and also drafts of separate documents were considered. The vice-chairman of Cabinet council M. Babayev reported on a situation in subordinated spheres and also reported on results of...

Brent crude fell to $61.2 per barrel

On Friday, oil prices reference marks vary slightly frenetic, and finish the week in negative territory for the first time since the beginning of October on weak demand forecasts and growth proposals, reports Interfax news Agency. The price of January futures for Brent crude on the London ICE Futures exchange to 8:13 Moscow time has decreased...

Turkmenistan and Germany discussed a situation in Afghanistan

In Ashgabat the meeting of representatives of the Turkmen government with the special representative of federal government of Germany on Afghanistan and Pakistan Markus Pottsel took place, it is reported on the website of Foreign Ministry of Turkmenistan. As it is noted, the parties discussed the activities of Turkmenistan in energy, transport and economic spheres directed...

The agreement on a transit and transport route of Lapis – Lazuli signed in Ashgabat opens a direct trade way from Asia to Europe

The five-sided Agreement on a transit and transport cooperation on Lapis – Lazuli Route (Lazurite) signed between Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Turkey and Turkmenistan during 7th ministerial Regional Economic Cooperation Conference on Afghanistan (RECCA VII) which took place the day before in Ashgabat.  Speaking about value of this project, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Afghanistan Salakhuddin Rabbani noted...

The UN highly appreciates efforts of Turkmenistan in strengthening international cooperation, - the Secretary general of UNCTAD

The prospects of a bilateral cooperation were discussed at the meeting of the President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov with the Secretary general of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Mr. Mukhisa Kituyi who arrived in Ashgabat for participation in the 7th Regional Economic Cooperation Conference on Afghanistan (RECCA VII).   Having noted strategic nature...

Participants of RECCA VII will approve approaches to the solution of questions of the Afghan perspective

Today in the Turkmen capital the ministerial meeting of the 7th Regional Economic Cooperation Conference on Afghanistan has taken place. Its work is intended to promote further consolidation of common efforts on development of the approved approaches to the solution of topical issues of the Afghan perspective, to assist peaceful development of Afghanistan and in general promotion...

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