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Turkmenistan, Ashgabat – Cost of Living

Turkmenistan is largely desert country with nomadic cattle raising, intensive agriculture in irrigated oases, and huge gas and oil resources. One-half of its irrigated land is planted in cotton, placing the country in the top 10-15 producers. It also possesses … Continue reading

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Turkmenistan, Ashgabat Cost of Living January 2010

LOCATION: Turkmenistan is in Central Asia, bordering the Caspian Sea, between Iran and Kazakhstan. CAPITAL CITY: Ashgabat LARGEST CITY: Ashgabat CURRENCY: Turkmenistan Manat (TMM) ECONOMY: Turkmenistan is a lower-middle-income country. The economy is mainly based on oil and natural gas, … Continue reading

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