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Turkmen president dissatisfied with local airlines' development.

Turkmenistan's President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov at a meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers recalled that he had earlier given instructions concerning the development of local airlines, the Turkmen government said in a message.

- AzerNews - AZ

Lukashenko planning official visit to Turkmenistan.

President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko is expected to pay an official visit to Turkmenistan on Mar. 29-31, the Turkmen government said in a message.

- AzerNews - AZ

Turkmenistan, OSCE mull joint projects.

Ashgabat hosted discussions on projects to be implemented jointly by the Turkmen government and the local OSCE Center, the Turkmen Foreign Ministry said in a message.

- AzerNews - AZ

IMF urges Turkmenistan to support private sector.

- Today.Az - AZ

IMF urges Turkmenistan to support private sector.

In the challenging external environment, maintaining strong, sustainable, and inclusive growth for Turkmenistan will require improvements in the business and regulatory environment to support further private sector development, the IMF mission said in a message following the visit to Ashgabat.

- AzerNews - AZ

IMF: Turkmen economy adjusting to challenging external environment.

Turkmenistan's economy continues to adjust to a challenging external environment, says the International Monetary Fund .

- AzerNews - AZ

Turkmenistan names ombudsman.

Turkmenistan's parliament elected Yazdursun Gurbannazarov as the country's ombudsman.

- AzerNews - AZ

Turkmen President's Son Becomes Senior Lawmaker In Parliament.

The only son of Turkmenistan's longtime president has become a senior lawmaker at the parliament in Ashgabat.

- Radio Free Europe - US

Central Asia's Anxious Watch On The Afghan Border.

Qishloq Ovozi takes a look at what has been happening recently in the northern Afghan provinces that border Tajikistan and Turkmenistan.

- Radio Free Europe - US

Ombudsman elected in Turkmenistan.

The Mejlis, National Parliament of Turkmenistan, elected Yazdursun Gurbannazarov to the post of Ombudsman on March 20, Turkmen Dovlet Habarlary reported.

- AzerNews - AZ

Belarus completing Garlyk plant's construction in Turkmenistan.

- Today.Az - AZ

Belarus completing Garlyk plant's construction in Turkmenistan

During the visit of Chairman of the Belarusian National Assembly Council Mikhail Myasnikovich to Ashgabat, issues were considered on the completion of construction and opening of the Garlyk mining and processing plant, scheduled for March 31, 2017, said the Council's press release.

- AzerNews - AZ

Turkmenistan eyes to create more free economic zones

The concept of creating free economic zones for the period until 2023 will be developed in Turkmenistan, the Turkmen government said in a message.

- AzerNews - AZ

Turkmenistan, Germany mull visa issues

A meeting with representatives of the German embassy was held at the Turkmen State Migration Service, ​​the Service said.

- AzerNews - AZ

Turkmenistan: Salesman President Pleads for Help from Qatar

The president of Turkmenistan embarked on a two-day trip to Qatar this week in the hope of drumming up vital investment, although he does not seem to have come back any with any visible results. Aside from meeting with Qatari emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani and attending a banquet of honor, Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov ...

- EurasiaNet - US

Turkmenistan: Salesman President Pleads for Help from Qatar

The president of Turkmenistan embarked on a two-day trip to Qatar this week in the hope of drumming up vital investment, although he does not seemed to have come any with any visible results. Aside from meeting with Qatari emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani and attending a banquet of honor, Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov ...

- EurasiaNet - US

Uzbekistan Puts a Smile on an Economic Blow to Turkmenistan

Mirziyoyev paid his first visit to Turkmenistan while their main joint project – a pipeline to China – was being killed.

- The Diplomat - US

Uzbek President Makes First Official Trip Abroad to Turkmenistan

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev made a two-day visit to Turkmenistan his first official foray abroad.

- The Diplomat - US

Uzbekistan: Leader Pays Bridge-Building Visit to Turkmenistan

The president of Uzbekistan's maiden foreign trip, to Turkmenistan, may prove a valuable exercise in building bridges — well, inaugurating them at least. For his first visit since becoming leader of his country, Shavkat Mirziyoyev decided on March 6 to pay a visit on his neighbors to the south — a fresh indication that ...

- EurasiaNet - US

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