The Turkmenistan Flag, often described as one most detailed flag in the world, was officially adopted on 19 th February, 1997. The Turkmenistan Flag has a green background.
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Turkmenistan is situated between Kazakhstan and Iran. A Central Asian country Turkmenistan is surrounded by Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan and Afghanistan. The geographical particulars of the country are shown in the map of Turkmenistan. Various tourist spots and politically significant areas are also indicated in the Turkmenistan map.
According to an official estimate of July 2007 the total population of Turkmenistan stands at 5,097,028. Turkmenistan airlines plays a major role in connecting the capital city of the country – Ashgabat – to Asia, Europe and Russia. Industries like petroleum products, natural gas, textiles and oil generate revenue for Turkmenistan. Grain and cotton are the two prime agricultural products of Turkmenistan.
Last Updated On : August 12, 2013
Asian Games News and Live Updates
Indonesia named host of 2018 Asian Games
Indonesia was formally named the host country for the 2018 Asian Games. Indonesia's National Olympic Committee said Saturday that events would be held in the capital of Jakarta, along with the regions of South Sumatra and West Java.
|September 21, 2014 04:52 AM|
10m Air Pistol Event
The gold went to the South Korean team comprising Kim Cheongyong (585), Jin Jongoh (581) and Lee Daemyung (578) with a total score of 1,744. The Chinese team of Pang Wei (585), Pu Qifeng (583) and Wang Zhiwei (575) got the silver with a total score of 1,743. India won the Bronze.
|September 21, 2014 03:30 AM|
Badminton and Wushu updates
PC Thulasi loses 12-21, 14-21 to Busanan Ongbamrungphan women's team quarterfinals. India lead Thailand 2-1. India's Narender Grewal beats Mangal Prasad Tharu of Nepal to enter men's sanda - 60kg category.
|September 20, 2014 12:00 PM|
Squash update in in Asian Games
India's Harinder Pal Singh loses 4-11, 6-11, 2-11 to Kuwait's Abdullah Kh Kh H M Almezayen in men's singles pre-quarters
|September 20, 2014 11:44 AM|
Badminton, Judo and Volleyball Updates
PV Sindhu beats Porntip Buranaprasertsuk 21-13, 21-15 in women's team quarterfinals. India 2 Thailand 0, Saina Nehwal beats Ratchanok Intanon 21-15, 17-21, 21-18 in women's team quarterfinals. India 1 Thailand 0. India's Thoudam Kalpana Devi goes down to Lenariya Mingazova of Kazakhstan's in women's 52kg bronze medal match.India lose 5-25, 12-25, 13-25 to South Korea in Women's Preliminary Round - Group A match.
|September 20, 2014 11:16 AM|
Facts about Turkmenistan
Lat Long39.0206° N, 58.7951° E
Major ReligionAs of 2001 they were 35.8% Baptists, 11.7% Members of the Church of God, 11.4% Catholics, 10% Anglicans, 9.3% Methodists, 6% Seventh-Day Adventists, 1.8% Jehovah's Witnesses and 14% other
National dayOctober 27 - Independence Day
Form of GovernmentUnitary dominant-party presidential republic
GDP$43.359 billion 2011 estimate
Time ZoneTMT (UTC+5)