On Friday, the President Serdar Berdimuhamedov met with the Governor of the Chelyabinsk Region of the Russian Federation Alexey Texler, who arrived in Ashgabat on a visit as the head of the delegation of the Southern Ural.
On Friday, President Serdar Berdimuhamedov signed a decree on the admission of 1,530 people to citizenship of Turkmenistan and a decree according to which 315 foreign citizens received a residence permit in Turkmenistan.
829 citizens of Turkmenistan and 4 foreigners convicted on the territory of the country will be released from prison in accordance with the pardon decree signed by President Serdar Berdimuhamedov. This was reported in the evening newscast of the Turkmen television.
150 new Toyota taxis have been launched in Ashgabat. White cars with green "checkers" from the next batch from the Japanese manufacturer that arrived in Turkmenistan entered the city roads, expanding the possibilities of passenger transportation services, especially during rush hour and in densely populated areas.
New passenger bus stations in the administrative centers of four regions of Turkmenistan – Turkmenabat, Dashoguz, Mary and Balkanabat – are ready for commissioning. This was informed by the Director General of the Agency for Transport and Communications under the Cabinet of Ministers Mammadkhan Chakiyev at a government meeting on Saturday.
At the request of the Turkmen side, the Turkish government has temporarily introduced a visa regime for citizens of Turkmenistan, in connection with which a new visa center has opened in the Turkmen capital, the Turkish Embassy in Ashgabat told ORIENT.
The British Embassy in Ashgabat announced the opening of a book of condolences on the death of Elizabeth II on September 13, Tuesday. This is stated on the page of the representative office in social networks.