1. S7 Airlines will resume regular flights from Russia to Turkmenistan from October 17, 2022. Flights will be operated once a week on Mondays on the Moscow-Turkmenbashi-Moscow route. Departure time from Moscow - 03:30, departure time from Turkmenbashi - 10:05.
2. Iran increased exports to Turkmenistan by 40%. The volume of Iranian exports to Turkmenistan from April to September 2022 increased by 40% compared to the same period last year, Alireza Peymanpak, head of the Trade Development Organization of Iran, said on October 6.
3. The UNESCO Club “Culture of Peace” opened at the Institute of International Relations of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan. The club was established with the joint participation of the Secretariat of the National Commission of Turkmenistan for UNESCO and the Higher School of Diplomacy. The creation of UNESCO clubs is aimed at the formation and development of creative and search activities among young people, knowledge about cultural values, traditions and customs of their country.
4. President Serdar Berdimuhamedov participated in the ceremony on the occasion of the Day of Remembrance in Turkmenistan. On October 6, the people of Turkmenistan commemorate the victims of the 1948 Ashgabat earthquake, and also the heroes who fell on the battlefields of all wars. President Serdar Berdimuhamedov participated in the funeral ceremony of laying wreaths at the monuments of the Memorial Complex “People's Memory”. At the Memorial Complex, the head of state laid wreaths at the foot of the “Spiritual Adoration”, “Sons of the People” and “Eternal Glory” monuments.
5. An exhibition of works by artists from the Mary velayat has been launched at the Ashgabat Exhibition Center. The two floors of the exhibition housed 220 works brought by 42 artists. The exhibition of paintings by Mary artists will run until October 19.
6. Today, October 7, Russian President Vladimir Putin is celebrating his 70th birthday. President of Turkmenistan Serdar Berdimuhamedov sent hearty congratulations to Vladimir Putin on the occasion of his 70th birthday. The Head of Turkmenistan expressed his wishes for good health, happiness and success in responsible state activities, and for the Russian people - progress and prosperity.
7. The national team of Turkmenistan has retained its position in the FIFA rankings. The national football team of Turkmenistan has retained the 135th place in the FIFA ranking. The Brazilian national team tops the FIFA rankings. The second place is occupied by Belgium, the third - by Argentina (1770,65). The next FIFA World Ranking will be published on December 22, 2022.
8. The finalists of the AFC Cup-2022 have been determined. Malaysian side “Kuala Lumpur City” and Omani side “Al-Sib” reached the final of the 2022 AFC Cup. The winner of the title will be determined in the final, which will be held on October 22. The game will be held at the 18 thousand seat “Kuala Lumpur” Arena in the capital of Malaysia.