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Turkmenistan, Belarus launch major potash fertilizer plant

GARLYK: Leaders of ex-Soviet nations Turkmenistan and Belarus have attended the launch of a huge potash fertilizer plant worth more than $1 billion. The plant...

Turkmen President woos Qatari investors

DOHA: The president of Turkmenistan went to Qatar on a two-day trip this week to attract Qatari businessmen to invest in Turkmenistan and to make...

Turkmenistan Airlines privatised

ASHGABAT: Turkmenistan Airlines, the flag carrier of Turkmenistan and a subsidiary of state-run Turkmenhowayollary holding company, has been turned into a joint-stock company by...

Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan to cooperate on transport and energy

ASHGABAT: The ex-Soviet nations of Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan have agreed to cooperate more closely on energy and transport. Turkmenistan's President Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov hosted his Uzbek counterpart...

Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan sign Swift Registry

LONDON: SWIFT has announced that the financial community in Turkmenistan has signed up to use its Know Your Customer (KYC) Registry, a centralised repository...

Turkmenistan votes in presidential elections

ASHGABAT: Turkmen leader Kurbanguly Berdymukhamedov is certain to secure a third term in office in Sunday's presidential election, maintaining his grip on power in...

Turkmenistan restricts gas exports to Iran

ASHGABAT: The energy-rich Central Asian nation of Turkmenistan said Tuesday that it has restricted natural gas deliveries to Iran over unpaid debts. Turkmen Foreign Ministry...

Turkmenistan signs last minute gas deal with Iran

TEHRAN: Turkmenistan’s President has signed a new gas deal with Iran under which Ashgabat will continue its gas exports to the Islamic Republic, an...

Turkmenistan, Afghanistan and Pakistan agree to cooperate at Ashgabat

ASHGABAT: The President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, Prime Minister of Pakistan Nawaz Sharif and President of Afghanistan Ashraf Ghani agreed to cooperate on regional...

German Foreign Minister arrives in Uzbekistan for Central Asia tour

TASHKENT: Germany's top diplomat, Frank-Walter Steinmeier, has arrived in Uzbekistan to discuss bilateral ties and counterterrorism strategies. Two more ex-Soviet states, Kirgizstan and Tajikistan,...

OPINION

Selfies lead to mental health issues

KABUL: Selfie is a self-portrait photograph, typically taken with a digital camera or smartphone held in the hand or supported by a selfie stick....