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United States Co-invests in the First Private Food Safety Laboratory in Turkmenistan

Ashgabat, March 14, 2019 – The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs of Turkmenistan (UoIE) inaugurated and officially opened Hil Standart’s Microbiology Laboratory, the first private sector food safety laboratory in Turkmenistan. With support from UoIE, USAID and Hil Standart worked together to determine the market demand for testing services and then procure ...
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Subject: Request for Proposal #19TX1019R0001

U.S.  Embassy Ashgabat To: Prospective Offerors Subject: Request for Proposal #19TX1019R0001 Enclosed is a  Request for Proposal (RFP)  (PDF 383KB) for the design, development of a complete bill of materials for procurement, and installation of a television distribution system for the New Embassy Compound (NEC). If you would like to submit a proposal, follow the instructions of the solicitation, ...
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U.S. Embassy’s Annual Winter Film Screenings Reach Over 9,000 People Across Turkmenistan

More than 9,000 people attended the U.S. Embassy in Ashgabat’s 2019 Winter American Film Screenings, held in six cities across Turkmenistan. The Embassy selected and showed three films with strong African-American characters—animated films The Princess and the Frog and Home and superhero film Black Panther — in honor of Black History Month (BHM), which is celebrated every ...
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Security Alert – U. S. Embassy Ashgabat, Turkmenistan (February 7, 2019)

Event: The European Aviation Safety Agency has suspended Turkmenistan Airlines landing rights at European Union airports. The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has suspended Turkmenistan Airlines flights to and from the European Union airports pending confirmation that it meets international air safety standards. Effective immediately American Embassy personnel may not fly Turkmenistan Airlines on official ...
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U.S. Embassy Presents Recent American Films in Annual Winter Film Screenings

Ashgabat, February 5, 2019 – On February 9, the U.S. Embassy kicks off its annual Winter Film Screenings, featuring three American blockbusters. This month, the chosen films celebrate Black History Month by portraying strong and diverse African and African-American characters. The films will be shown in February at theaters in Ashgabat, Balkanabat, Dashoguz, Mary, Turkmenabat, ...
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