Consultants from Germany will join the construction of the city of Arkadag in Turkmenistan

The State Committee for the Construction of the City of Arkadag under the President of Turkmenistan is authorized to enter into a contract with the German company Goetzpartners Emerging Markets GmbH for the provision of consulting services for the construction of facilities in the industrial zone of the city of Arkadag for the production of food, industrial, pharmaceutical and medical products.

Turkmenbashi Refinery Commences Production of New Diesel Fuel, Motor Oil

Turkmenbashi Oil Refinery Complex has initiated the production of Hydro Plus diesel fuel and SAE 50 API CF-4 motor oil.

Batyr Amanov, Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers of Turkmenistan, overseeing the country's fuel and energy complex, briefed President Serdar Berdimuhamedov on the ongoing work during a regular online meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers on Friday, as reported by official Turkmen media.

SC «Turkmengeology» successfully develops water resource deposits in Balkan velayat

The team of the Balkan region hydrogeological expedition of the State Corporation “Turkmengeology” successfully completed 6,353 linear meters of wells in 2023, which is 1,123 meters more than planned obligations.

A number of documents on cooperation in the fuel and energy sector were signed in Japan

On January 22, Foreign Minister of Turkmenistan Rashid Meredov held a meeting with Japanese Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Ken Saito, during which the parties expressed their focus on strengthening trade and economic ties between Turkmenistan and Japan.  Following the meeting, a number of documents on cooperation were signed, according to the website of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan.

 At the same time, the importance of long-term development of the partnership was emphasized, taking into account the presence of political will, broad economic potential and mutual understanding.

The Avaza power plant exceeded the electricity generation plan for 2023

The staff of the Avaza State Power Plant in the National Tourist Zone of Turkmenistan of the same name exceeded the electricity generation plan last year, writes the publication “Turkmenistan: Golden Age”.

The power engineers of the station, which provides electricity to hotels, sanatoriums and recreation and health centers in the tourist area, transferred more than 1 billion 133 million kilowatt-hours of electricity to consumers, fulfilling the annual plan by 104%.

"Turkmengeologiya" searches for drinking water deposits

Specialists of the State Corporation "Turkmengeologiya" are conducting prospecting works to identify drinking water deposits in the territories of the country's regions. Modern technologies and equipment are used in exploration of underground water, Deputy Сhairman Batyr Amanov reported at the meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers on January 19.

Turkmenistan's investment program for 2024: TAPI, new airport and other projects

The Proect of Investment Program of Turkmenistan for 2024 was presented at a meeting of the Turkmen government on Friday, January 19. Deputy Chairman Baymyrat Annamammedov reported on this agenda item. 

In particular, the Investment Program for 2024 includes such projects as construction of the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India gas pipeline, a new airport in the Balkan region, a combined power plant with a capacity of 1,574 MW, the Ashgabat-Turkmenabat highway, a bridge over Garabogaz Bay, and the second phase of Arkadag city.

2023: Turkmenistan and Kazakhstan Transport 17.4% of Oil via Baku

The total volume of oil transit from Turkmenistan and Kazakhstan through the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan (BTC) pipeline in 2023 accounted for 17.4 percent of the entire pumping volume.

The transit oil from Turkmenistan and Kazakhstan accounted for  5.2 million tonnes, the Interfax-Azerbaijan reported on Friday, citing the State Statistics Committee of Azerbaijan.

Gumdag field oil production up 15%

Employees of one of the oldest oilfields in Turkmenistan have reported on the results of black gold production at Gumdag wells last year. The figures show that in general oil production at the field increased by 15.5% compared to 2022, the Turkmenistan newspaper reported.

In total, specialists were able to produce about 580.8 thousand tons of oil, exceeding the production plan by 12.6%. In the first month of the new year, Turkmen oil workers plan to increase production of not only black gold, but also natural gas.

At the auction, fuel and energy complex products were sold to domestic and foreign markets

33 transactions were registered at the auctions of the State Commodity and Raw Materials Exchange of Turkmenistan last week.

Entrepreneurs from the United Arab Emirates, Turkey, Scotland, Afghanistan, Georgia, Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan purchased polypropylene and aviation kerosene produced at the technological installations of the SC «Turkmennebit» for foreign currency.  Representatives of the UAE business community also purchased urea produced by the SC «Turkmenchemistry».