Customs Service News

A number of international seminars and meetings were held at the State Customs Service of Turkmenistan
5 Sen
A number of international seminars and meetings were held at the State Customs Service of Turkmenistan

The State Customs Service of Turkmenistan pays great attention to the development of international cooperation, as well as the implementation of international law at the national level. Thus, the development of international cooperation is one of the important directions of the Program for improving the system of customs authorities of Turkmenistan for 2017-2021. In accordance with this Program, the Customs Service is carrying out systematic work to expand cooperation with international organizations, in connection with which employees of the State Customs Service participate in international seminars and meetings.

Over the past week, within the framework of the approved joint action plan, the State Customs Service of Turkmenistan hosted a number of international seminars and meetings organized by the OSCE Center in Ashgabat, as well as the UN Office on Drugs and Crime.

A three-day online seminar on the topic "Membership in the World Trade Organization (WTO) as a balance of rights and obligations" and an online meeting to discuss national priorities and international commitments of Turkmenistan in the field of transport, transit, logistics and customs regulation were organized by the OSCE Center in Ashgabat, and An online meeting to discuss progress in the implementation of the Turkmenistan Preparedness and Response Plan for Acute Infectious Disease was organized by the UN Office on Drugs and Crime.

Participation in international meetings, the agenda of which includes a wide range of topical issues of regional and global problems, not only strengthens our position in addressing dangerous challenges and threats of our time, but also helps to stimulate fruitful international cooperation in the future, which is one of the priorities of constructive policy implemented by President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov.