On the presentation ceremony of the book of the President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov “Traditions of Turkmen Statehood” published in Chinese was held in the Institute of International Relations of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan.
The event was attended by the staff members of the MFA of Turkmenistan, heads of diplomatic missions and representative offices of international organizations accredited in the country, rectors of the institutions of higher education, representatives of research centers of the country, as well as the journalists of foreign and national mass media.
During the presentation, a number of celebratory speeches were given in honor of the publication in Chinese of the book of the President of Turkmenistan “Traditions of Turkmen Statehood.”
In his speech, the Rector of the Institute of International Relations of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan J.Gurbangeldiyev noted the significance of the given work in the context of preserving the spiritual values of Turkmen people, as well as he emphasized that the publication of the book in Chinese will make a valuable input in further strengthening of friendly Turkmen-Chinese relations having traditionally friendly and mutually beneficial character.
During his speech at the event, Chargé d’affaires of the Embassy of People’s Republic of China in Turkmenistan Mr.Xiang Bo stated that the publication of the book of the President of Turkmenistan “Traditions of Turkmen Statehood” in Chinese points to the high level of bilateral ties and will enable its Chinese speaking readers to know more about the rich culture, spiritual world and values of the Turkmen people.
The vise-rector of the International University of Humanities and Development N.Shyhliev has underlined that the new work of the Leader of Nation reveals the uniqueness of the contribution of Turkmen people in the advancement of world civilization.
Stressing the importance of improving the studying of Chinese in our country together with other foreign languages, the vise-rector of the Turkmen National Institute of World Languages named after Dovletmammet Azadi M.Chariev underlined that the translation of the given scientific work to foreign languages will serve as a valuable teaching aid for students and foreign readers.
The speakers of the presentation highlighted that the new fundamental work of the President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov provides for objective appraisal of the historical path of the Turkmen people, acquaints with their national and cultural peculiarity, traditions, customs and principles of life, and helps to gain deep understanding of the priceless contribution of the Turkmens into the worldwide scientific, economic and cultural progress.
As is known, the given book of the Leader of Nation opens the high principles of humanism, loyalty to Homeland and good neighborhood which are peculiar to Turkmen people. The respect to the teachings and preachings bequeathed by the ancestors, strive for overall progress through peace, kindness and care for each other are among the main appeals of the author.
In the end of the event, the participants of the presentation adopted the Address to the President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov.
Source: EMBASSY OF TURKMENISTAN REPUBLIC OF TURKEY – ANKARA