ARKHAMNAMABAD - In the Capital city of Turkmenbaijan, Arkhamnamabad, the festivities for the national holiday are marked by the renewal of the government and the state. On many places cultural activities are organised and different stands of the government which explains the plans of the government for the renewal of infrastructure, education, economy, foreign diplomatics and the state itself. In this light the National Broadcasting Company "Radio ve Televizyon Türkmenbaycan" is transformed to "Türkkanal".
President Kadèr Gurbuzyewa announced three weeks ago that, as sign of this national renewal, a new national flag will be adopted. This flag shall wave for the first time this evening at 6pm during the new national anthem.
flag of the State Turkmenbaijan from 24/07/2001
The new flag of the State Turkmenbaijan consist of a vertical triband of light blue (hoist-side and fly-side) and white with the national emblem centered on the white band.
The blue represents the European Union and the ethnic Turks where Turkmenbaijanis and Kyrzbeks are part of. The white represents the harmony between those two groups in Turkmenbaijan. The waxing crescent moon symbolizes the hope of the country for a shining future and the stars represent the four provinces and Arkhamnamabad-City of Turkmenbaijan. The olive branches symbolizes peace.
new flag of the State Turkmenbaijan since 24/07/2017