Turkmenistan organizes special flight to Mecca for pilgrims
Turkmenkhovayellary, the state airlines of Turkmenistan, organized a special flight of 188 pilgrims to Mecca and Medina (Saudi Arabia) on a Boeing-757, Trend reports.
Turkmenistan has been sponsoring pilgrims' visits to Mecca since 2001.
Oct 30 2014 - 15:50
Oct 30 2014 - 15:15
The Indian Institute of Entrepreneurship (IIE) will open employment centers in Uzbekistan. One center will open in April 2015, clarified an official of the IIE, RIA Novosti reports. The first centers will open in the capital of Uzbekistan. More will then open in the Samarkand, Fergana and Syrdarya Provinces. They will teach how to open start-up businesses and ways to find funds and spend them in business.
Oct 28 2014 - 21:12
The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development of Poland, Marek Sawicki, will arrive in Azerbaijan on November 3rd. He will head a delegation of heads of veterinary and phytosanitary inspectorates and representatives of agricultural producers, the Polish Embassy in Azerbaijan reports.Sawicki will meet the Minister of Agriculture of Azerbaijan, Heydar Asadov, and representatives of the agricultural sector of Azerbaijan. The sides will discuss prospects for cooperation.
Oct 28 2014 - 21:11
On October 26th parliamentary elections took place in Ukraine. According to the results of processing of 94.35 percent of protocols in single-seat majority districts, the party of the Prime Minister Arseny Yatsenyuk “People’s Front” is still the leader, with 22.2 percent of the votes.
Oct 28 2014 - 19:31
The Minister of Agriculture of Georgia, Otar Danelia, met representatives of the working group of an EU delegation. The Minister stated that members of the delegation are working on current and future projects financed by the EU.“It is important for us that the EU is interested in the development of agriculture in Georgia. I hope in the future the support will improve,” Trend cites Danelia.
Oct 28 2014 - 18:44
U.S. President Barack Obama stated that his country deeply appreciated the friendship and cooperation with Turkmenistan, which met their mutual interests in favor of peace and prosperity in the world.His message came in a letter to Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov on the occasion of the 23rd anniversary of Turkmenistan’s independence.According to Obama, the bilateral top-level consultations which took place in January in Ashkhabad demonstrated broad prospects for cooperation.
Oct 28 2014 - 17:16
The Russian Federal Security Service is conducting a major operation on the territory of Russia. It is aimed at revealing the financial and recruiting sources of Islamic State in Syria. In the last two weeks several people suspected of supporting Islamic State in Syria have been arrested in Russia. Operations were carried out in Moscow and Bashkiria.
Oct 28 2014 - 16:21