In the first six months of 2020, about 2.5 thousand facilities were built on the territory of Turkmenistan with a total cost of more than 37 billion dollars.


This is reported by the expert of ElmarUsifli in the review of the role of the textile industry in the economy of the Turkic Council countries.


The main pharmacy Association of the Ministry of health of Turkmenistan intends to purchase Russian-made antiviral drugs.


On Thursday, July 2, the heads of Turkmenistan, Afghanistan and Azerbaijan met via videoconference. The initiator was the Afghan leader Mohammad Ashraf Ghani. The parties discussed cooperation in the transport sector, as well as cooperation in other sectors of the economy. This was reported by CentralAsia.newsfrom the "Turkmenistan — Golden age" news Agency.


The state-owned Iranian airline Iran Air plans to launch air services on the route Bojnurd (Iran) — Ashgabat (Turkmenistan). This was stated by the Governor-General of North Khorasan province, Mohammad-Ali Shojaei, according to the Tehran Times.


Turkish men's fashion brand Altınyıldız Classics has opened its first store in Turkmenistan. The store received its first customers in the Berkarar shopping and entertainment center in Ashgabat, Anadolu Agency reports.


Russia imported gas worth$300 million from Turkmenistan in 2019. This is reported by Reuters, referring to the Russian Ambassador to Ashgabat Alexander Blokhin.

The opening ceremony of a new road bridge over the Tejen river took place at the Sarakhs-Sarakhs checkpoint near the Turkmen-Iranian border, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan reports.

Turkmenistan, along with other countries and the UN world tourism organization (WTO), considered methods to combat COVID-19. According to the Trend Agency, with reference to the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan, a regional high-level meeting "Path to recovery" was held on June 1, 2020 in the format of a videoconference. The event was organized by the WTO.

The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan Rashid Meredov and the head of the Foreign Ministry of the Republic of Turkey Mevlut Cavusoglu discussed the ways to activate the interstate dialogue and other important issues today during the online meeting.