CENTRAL COMMISSION FOR HOLDING ELECTIONS AND REFERENDUMS IN TURKMENISTAN

17 Feb

Nomination to candidacy continues

Preparatory work is underway for the elections of the members of the Halk Maslahaty of Milli Gengesh of Turkmenistan which is scheduled for the last Sunday of March 2021 the year of – «Turkmenistan - Homeland of Peace and Trust». Under the Electoral Code of Turkmenistan, the nomination process which has started on February 6 is in full swing these days. It is now within the framework of this important political event, members of velayat, etrap, and town halk maslahaty are working on nominating rightful and worthy candidates in their meetings.

Nomination to candidacy for membership in the Halk Maslahaty can be through political parties, groups of citizens, and representatives of velayat, etrap, and town halk maslahaty.

An unlimited number of nominees for membership in the Halk Maslahaty of the Milli Gengesh are been actively under discussion. It is noteworthy that among the nominees, there are experienced professionals who are working in various sectors of our national economy.

Speakers of mejlis are getting closely acquainted with the nominee’s reputation among the population, their activism, and organizational skills.

Thus, the discussion of the unlimited number of candidates during the meetings means that these elections will be held transparently within the context of broad competition based on our democratic principles, the Constitution of Turkmenistan, and the Electoral Code of Turkmenistan.

To date, the total number of 75 candidates for membership in the Halk Maslahaty of Milli Gengesh of Turkmenistan has been nominated by members of the velayat, etrap, and town halk maslahaty. Number of nominated candidates are: Ahal velayat 15, Balkan velayat 15, Dashoguz velayat 7, Lebap velayat 15, Mary velayat 12, Ashgabat city 11.

Nomination to candidacy will end on March 2, as for registration it will continue until March 7.

08 Mar
Registration of candidates has completed

Under Article 50 (6) of the Electoral Code of Turkmenistan, registration of candidates for the elections of members of the Halk Maslahaty of Milli Gengesh of Turkmenistan which is scheduled on March 2...

01 Mar
Central Commission for Holding Elections and Referendums in Turkmenistan held a meeting

Based on the wise guidelines of our esteemed President at a recent meeting with the deputies of the Mejlis of Turkmenistan, Central Election Commission held a meeting on February 27 in reference to pr...

22 Feb
Nomination season to candidacy continues

As it is well-known, the elections of members of the Halk Maslahaty of Milli Gengesh of Turkmenistan to be known as a representative body exercising legislative power is scheduled for March 28 of this...

17 Feb
Nomination to candidacy continues

Preparatory work is underway for the elections of the members of the Halk Maslahaty of Milli Gengesh of Turkmenistan which is scheduled for the last Sunday of March 2021 the year of – «Turkmenistan -...

08 Feb
Nomination to candidacy period has been launched

Preparations for the March 28, 2021 – to elect the members for Halk Maslahaty of Milli Gengesh is vigorously going forward. Based on the election law, the nomination process for candidates was launche...

06 Feb
Educational seminars were held.

As is known, the preparations for holding the elections of the members of the Halk Maslahaty of Milli Gengesh of Turkmenistan is scheduled for March 28 of this year and in this regards the educational...

27 Jan
National observers have been registered

As part of the ongoing socio-political campaign for the elections of members of the Halk Maslahaty of Milli Gengesh of Turkmenistan under Article 6 of the Electoral Code of Turkmenistan, registration...

07 Jan
Preparatory work for holding elections to elect members of the Halk Maslahaty of Milli Gengesh of Turkmenistan is underway

As is known, under the Resolution of the Central Commission for holding elections and referendums in Turkmenistan dated November 28, 2020, it has been announced that the election season for the first...