19.04.2019 04:32
On April 17, the second round of the 2019 AFC Cup Group stage match between Altyn Asyr FC, Turkmenistan, and Istiklol FC, Tajikistan, took place at the Kopetdag Stadium in Ashgabat. Learn more from ORIENT photo coverage.
15.11.2018 19:49
At the 17th Ministerial Meeting of the Central Asian Regional Economic Cooperation Program with the participation of international financial institutions, a new CAREC Integrated Trade Program - IPTC 2030 was adopted. The Ashgabat Program is expected to become a roadmap for est
11.11.2018 16:20
The main ceremonial events in honor of the Harvest Festival, which is celebrated after the completion of the cotton harvesting company, were held today in Ashgabat. Not only cotton growers are honoring it, but all farmers, machine operators and agricultural farmers and workers.
03.08.2018 12:43
Unique photographs, featuring the people of Turkmenistan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan and Iran, were published in China's leading newspaper China Daily. The photo essay on Central Asian countries, authored by Ji Longsheng, a council member of the China Photographers Ass
09.07.2018 09:40
The first week of July became a true theater marathon in the cultural life of Ashgabat. The festival of scenic art attracted the attention of both the true theatergoers, and those who have just joined the ranks of spectators in the premiere performances. Such a lively interest, e...
06.05.2018 07:23
Solemn rewarding of veterans and participants of the Great Patriotic War with cash and other valuable gifts was held on the eve of the Victory Day in Ashgabat. The heartwarming celebration passed in the palace "Mekan". Hundreds of guests gathered here to honor the veterans, in...
05.05.2018 10:55
On May 3, President of Turkmenistan, Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of the country, Army General Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov announced sudden military exercises. Such events are held annually and allow to check the capability of all troops and military equipment ...
29.04.2018 22:42


The first private center for helping homeless animals, “Island of Hope”, attracts more attention. On Sunday, April 29, the Ashgabat Pushkin Theater joined the marathon of good, organized by the ORIENT for public support of the “Island of Hope”. The actors...
27.04.2018 05:39
The competitions on show-jumping (overcoming obstacles) which held in Ashgabat on the eve of the Turkmen Horse's Day confirmed that this kind of equestrian sport in Turkmenistan, which began to develop in the country just seven years ago, is gradually achieving new level and gai
20.02.2018 18:08

Aleksandr BAYRIEV

The recently completed Turkmenistan Boxing Championship is still being discussed among both specialists and numerous boxing fans also. Particularly, among young, who, within four days during the tournament filled the spacious tribunes of the sports complex ...