The private enterprise "Merjen-Ay", which is located in the village of Gami of Ak bugday etrap of Akhal province, began its work in 2011, and in April 2012 began to work at full capacity. The paints produced at the enterprise are used for painting internal walls and external facades of residential premises, buildings, and industrial premises. In 2018 the enterprise buyers had purchased the products for 2912641,47 thousand manats. The good news is that, plastic utensils for paints, is also produced in our country. It should be noted that the quality of paints is not inferior to the quality of similar paints of foreign production.
Hardworking workers of bakery and confectionery shop with the trademark "Nurana-Ay", which is located in the city of Serdar of Balkan province, are consistently working to increase the range of products and to improve their quality. Shop with the trademark "Nurana-ay" works for the benefit of the people already from 2015 and there are working 15 people. Recently, the shop began to produce new types of confectionery. Also, at this enterprise processing and preservation of vegetables and fruit is planned.
Alp Arslan Turkmen Drama Theatre hosted the final of the contest of young performers Ýylyň parlak ýyldyzy-2018. Annual event was organized by the Ministry of Culture together with the State Committee for Television, Radio and Cinematography and central Council of the Youth Organization of Turkmenistan.
This year, this vocal contest, which was held for the ninth time, has gathered various performers from the capital and velayats. More than two hundred talents who has practice of performance in different contest and festivals took part in regional qualification rounds.
The most successful artists were qualified for the next round and had opportunity to perform on air of “Türkmen owazy” channel. 9 best singers came to the final by the results of SMS election.
According to the regulations of the contest, the participants of national contest had to perform to songs – one accompanied by musical instrument and another one performed in harmony singing. Members of the jury – the famous stage masters and theatre personnel, composers and poets, was assessing the performance and their assessments have been summed up with the results of spectators’ votes.
Music contest was held under open and friendly atmosphere. After, the spectators used special cards with the numbers of the participants to select the best performer.
Myahri Pirguliyeva who sang her own song “Alaja” became the winner of the Grand Prix of “The Star of the Year 2018” contest. The singer received Ýylyň parlak ýyldyzy Prize and tour to Avaza national tourist zone.
Leyli Okdirova and Rahman Hudayberdiyev won the second and third places accordingly. All participants received the certificates and memorable gifts.
On November 13-14, 2018, the capital hosted an exhibition and scientific conference "Knowledge and sport in a prosperous state" organized by the Ministry of knowledge together with the Ministry of sports and youth policy and the chamber of Commerce and industry of Turkmenistan. It was attended by about 100 representatives from more than 30 countries, including Russia, the USA, China, Japan, great Britain, Germany, France, Switzerland, Italy, Greece, the Republic of Korea, Turkey, India, Pakistan, Malaysia, Yemen, Poland, Slovakia, Romania, Mongolia, Latvia, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, the Republic of Kyrgyzstan and other countries, and this largely reflects Turkmenistan's huge contribution to the development of the international movement for sport and knowledge.
The main purpose of the exhibition and conference is to provide state support for the development of education, physical culture and sports and to get acquainted with the industry, the introduction of advanced technology and improve the quality of education, assistance in attracting the population to the mass sports movement.
President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov received Chairman of the Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges of the Turkish Republic, Mr. Rifat Hisarcıklıoğlu.
Expressing gratitude for the opportunity of a personal meeting, the guest reaffirmed the high interest of businessmen in Turkey in strengthening the mutually beneficial cooperation with Turkmenistan. Mr. Rifat Hisarcıklıoğlu emphasized that Turkey admired the remarkable achievements of Turkmenistan in all spheres of the state development.
Thanking for the kind words, the President of Turkmenistan noted that the agreements, achieved at the top level, the solid legal and regulatory basis, as well as the ties of friendship and the historical and cultural affinity of the peoples of Turkmenistan and Turkey served as a reliable foundation for the efficient cooperation. In this regard it was emphasized the enormous potential for developing the full-scale collaboration.
The President of Turkmenistan and his guest exchanged their views on the prospects for widening the bilateral commodity circulation, encouraging the investment activity and diversifying the business partnership through the implementation of joint projects in various spheres.
It was underlined that the Intergovernmental Turkmen-Turkish commission and the joint Business Council, as well as business forums and sectoral exhibitions that open up wide opportunities for developing the new areas of partnership and enhancing cooperation between the businessmen of Turkmenistan and Turkey contribute to widening the collaboration.