The official language is Turkmen and the Turkmenistan manat is the currency of the Turkmenistan. The domain is .tm and the country code is +993.
National day is celebrated on 27 Oct 1991. Every country in the world has national symbols including national animal, national flower, motto, etc and Turkmenistan is no exception.
In Turkmenistan, Football is considered as a national sport, and it is a passion of many Turkmen people. Chal is not only a traditional drink, but one of the national drink of Turkmenistan. As poetry is a highly appreciated art, many poets like Magtymguly Pyragy represent a national Turkmen symbol.
The country was founded by Atamyrat Niyazov. The current president of Turkmenistan is Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedow.
In Turkmenistan the power plugs and sockets are of type B, C, F. The standard voltage is 220 V and the frequency is 50 Hz.
The Turkmen national anthem was written by (Collectively) and composed by Veli Mukhatov.
|Former name(s)||Turkmen Soviet Socialist Republic|
|Alternative name(s)||Turkmenistan (official, English)|
|Regional location||Central Asia, bordering the Caspian Sea, between Iran and Kazakhstan|
|Country name etymology||"Land of Turkmens", an ethnic group.|
|Terrain||Flat-to-rolling sandy desert with dunes rising to mountains in the south; low mountains along border with Iran; borders Caspian Sea in west|
|National Day||27 Oct 1991|
|Ethnicity||Turkmens, Uzbeks, Russians, Kazakhs & Tatars|
|Head of government||President|
|Driving side||Drive on the Right-hand side|
|Total area||491,210 km2 (189,660 sq mi)|
|Timezone||Turkmenistan manat (TMT)|
|Average elevation||230 m (755 ft)|
|Coastline||0 Km (landlocked)|
|Mains electricity||220 V|
|Emergency telephone numbers||Emergency Telephone Numbers|
The National animal of Turkmenistan is Akhal-Teke
The National flower of Turkmenistan is Red Rose. Botanical name is Rosa.
The National bird of Turkmenistan is Not Declared
Don't sleep in a place so low that a flood can carry you away. Don't sleep in a place so high that the wind can blow you away. Stretch your legs [only to] the length of your blanket. Walk barefoot and the thorns will hurt you. After the cart is broken, many people will offer advice on how to fix it. If you get burned while drinking hot milk, You'll even try to cool your "ayran" drink more. The snake hates mint But the mint grows at the entrance of its home.