New technologies will help to restore an ancient Buddhist artifact
The delegation of the Getty American Museum (Los Angeles, California) is again in Ashgabat these days. The next visit was organized as part of the joint work with the State Museum of Turkmenistan on the conservation and restoration of a unique artifact – an image of the Buddha's head, a fragment of sculpture found in Ancient Merv and dated to the 5th century.
Chinese Ambassador to Turkmenistan: A Look at China through Keywords (21st edition)
On February 17, 2024, a member of the Politburo of the CPC Central Committee, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi took part in the Munich Security Conference and delivered a keynote speech "Act decisively as a stabilizing force in a troubled world" at the "China in the World" session. As the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the People's Republic of China to Turkmenistan, I am ready to present to the dear friends of Turkmenistan the main content of this speech.
Earthquake in Turkey: what has changed a year later?
A year ago, three powerful earthquakes occurred in southeastern Turkey, which became the most destructive in its history and one of the strongest in the world over the past hundred years.
How Ashgabat and Tashkent build cooperation: briefing after briefing
After the media briefing held on Monday, the Ambassador of Uzbekistan to Turkmenistan, Akmoljon Kuchkarov, according to the inviolable traditions of oriental hospitality, he offered the participants of the meeting to taste dishes of national cuisine, the universally recognized king of which is pilaf.
The mystery of the Balkan Velayat: phenomenon on the way to the sanctuary of Abu Bekir Shibli
Gravity is one of those laws of physics that we consider unchangeable and eternal. It determines all the natural processes taking place on our vast planet.
Live an Unforgettable 48 Hours in İstanbul!
İstanbul, one of the world’s most alluring cities, offers a fascinating history, distinctive cuisine, a vibrant arts and culture scene, and a plethora of shopping opportunities. Türkiye’s most famous metropolis presents visitors with an endless variety of options throughout the year and, continuing its lively rhythm all through winter, remains a crucial destination during that season for a fantastic ‘city-break experience’. Let's spend 48 hours in İstanbul discovering the city’s history, meeting at the most captivating attractions, and sampling the original Michelin-starred cuisine!
Davos 2024: Investors expect a calm market, but they believe that the top companies will be able to go to an IPO
Experts expect a number of promising companies to the market in 2024. This was told by Deputy Chairman of the New York Stock Exchange John Tattle, - Euronews reports.
New elements of the List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Mankind in photographs
Cultural heritage is not limited to monuments and collections of objects. The UNESCO list includes the "intangible" — traditions or performing arts, social practices, rituals, festive events, knowledge about nature and the universe, crafts. Despite its fragility, intangible cultural heritage is essential to maintain cultural diversity in an increasingly globalized environment. Understanding the intangible cultural heritage of different communities helps to conduct intercultural dialogue and encourages mutual respect for other lifestyles. The importance of intangible cultural heritage lies not in the cultural manifestation itself, but in the wealth of knowledge and skills transmitted through it from one generation to another.
Oriental expression on the Ashgabat podium: what impressed the fashion expert from Paris
The Ashgabat House of Models, one of the centers of the creative industry of the Turkmen capital, is hosting the ethnic style festival this week. The three-day forum was organized by the secretariat of the National Commission of Turkmenistan for UNESCO together with the Mayor's Office and the House of Models on the occasion of the inclusion of Ashgabat in the UNESCO network of creative cities in the category "Design".
A tour of the backstage of the puppet theater: who creates miracles?
The other day, primary school and kindergarten students from the French MLF school in Ashgabat went on an excursion to the Turkmen State Puppet Theater.