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Moving to Turkmenistan from the U.S.
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When Moving to Turkmenistan
With us you can get an insight into the moving problems that are often faced when moving overseas to Turkmenistan such as:
- Will you be renting or purchasing real estate?
- Are you moving with family or alone?
- Does the school year affect your time frame?
The Cost of Moving to Turkmenistan
If you are moving to Turkmenistan from USA, the cost of your move will vary based on the destination distance and the weight of your personal belongings.
You are advised to schedule an appointment with a moving specialist to evaluate your household goods and also to get the exact cost of your move to Turkmenistan. At that time you can discuss additional moving services to help expedite your relocation to Turkmenistan.
Turkmenistan, also known as Turkmenia is one of the Turkic states in Central Asia and has a long and checkered history. Five provinces and one capital city district in total constitutes Turkmenistan. The legal system of Turkmenistan is civil law system with Islamic law influences.
Turkmenistan is the world’s 52nd largest country in terms of area and is bordered by Afghanistan, Iran, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan and the Caspian Sea. Eighty percent of the Turkmenistan is covered by Karakum Desert and the climate is mostly arid subtropical desert.
The people of Turkmenistan can be easily identified by the traditional “telpek” hats that represent afros. Education for 10 years is mandatory in Turkmenistan. The national poet of Turkmenistan is Magtumguly Pyragy and the music of the Turkmen people resembles Kyrgyz and Kazakh folk forms.
The most promising and dynamic sector of Turkmenistan’s economy is Gas production and also Turkmenistan ranks 4th for possessing world’s largest natural gas reserves and substantial oil reserves. With half of the irrigated land under cotton cultivation, Turkmenistan is the world’s tenth largest producer of cotton. The trading partners of Turkmenistan are China, Turkey, Russia, Germany, Ukraine, Hungary, Poland and Iran.
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Motto : Water is a Turkmen's life, a horse is his wings, and a carpet is his soul|
Capital : Ashgabat (Ashkhabad)
National Anthem : "Türkmenbaşyň guran beýik binasy" ("Independent, Neutral, Turkmenistan State Anthem")
Location : Central Asia, bordering the Caspian Sea, between Iran and Kazakhstan
Area : Total : 488,100 sq km
Land : 469,930 sq km
Climate : Subtropical desert
Water : 18,170 sq km
Nationality : Turkmen(s)
Population : 4,997,503 (July 2011 est.)
Major Cities : ASHGABAT (capital) 637,000 (2009)
Languages : Turkmen (official) 72%, Russian 12%, Uzbek 9%, Other 7%
GDP : $36.64 billion (2010 est.)
Exchange Rates : Turkmen manat (TMM) per US dollar - 2.85 (2010), 2.85 (2009), 14,250 (2008)
Airports : 27 (2010)
Roadways : Total : 58,592 km
Waterways : 1,300 km
Ports & Terminals : Turkmenbasy