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Turkmenistan and France strengthen trade and economic cooperation
17 Jun
Turkmenistan and France strengthen trade and economic cooperation

On June 16, 2020, a meeting was held in the form of a videoconference between representatives of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan and the France-Turkmenistan Chamber of Commerce on the possibilities of developing and expanding trade and economic cooperation between Turkmenistan and France, informs the web-site of the MFA of Turkmenistan. This meeting provided an opportunity for participants to discuss in detail the level of trade and economic relations between the two countries. The possibilities of developing partnerships in priority areas, including trade and investment, the...

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The President of Turkmenistan participates in the opening ceremony of new recreation zone «Altyn köl»
16 Jun
The President of Turkmenistan participates in the opening ceremony of new recreation zone «Altyn köl»

On 15 June, 2020, the opening ceremony of recreation infrastructure facilities, which have been built on the bank of the lake located in Bagiyarlyk etrap, Ashgabat, took place with participation of President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov. Therefore, new recreation zone has started its work, having welcomed the first guests, the State News Agency of Turkmenistan reports. On occasion of remarkable event, the Speaker of the Mejlis, Deputy Chairmen of the Cabinet of Ministers, heads of ministries and departments, military and law enforcement agencies, public organizations, mass media, Hyakim of Ashga...

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First session of the Coordination Committee of the EU-Central Asia Working Group on Environment and Climate Change was held
15 Jun
First session of the Coordination Committee of the EU-Central Asia Working Group on Environment and Climate Change was held

On June 15, 2020, the first session of the Coordination Committee of the EU-Central Asia Working Group on Environment and Climate Change (WGECC) of the WECOOP project took place in the online format, informs the web-site of the MFA of Turkmenistan. The executives of the units of the European Commission Directorate-General for Environment, representatives of the Ministry of Environment, Land and Sea Protection of Italy, EU Delegation to Kazakhstan, as well as the senior specialists on the issues of nature protection and climate change of the Central Asian countries participated to the work of...

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The meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers of Turkmenistan
13 Jun
The meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers of Turkmenistan

On 12 June, 2020, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov held a regular meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers through a video communication system, at which topical issues of state policy were discussed, the State News Agency of Turkmenistan reports. The first Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers G. Mushshikov reported on the status of the reporting structures, the fulfillment of the instructions for the privatization of state-owned enterprises and transformation into joint-stock companies, as well as the creation of private enterprises on their basis. Summarizing the report, the President...

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Online meeting of the Heads of external policy agencies of the countries with the High Representative of the EU for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy
13 Jun
Online meeting of the Heads of external policy agencies of the countries with the High Representative of the EU for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy

On June 12, 2020, an online meeting between the Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the Central Asian countries and the High Representative of the EU for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Mr. Josep Borrell Fontelles was held, informs the web-site of the MFA of Turkmenistan. During the meeting, the issues related to the consolidation of efforts aimed at resisting the spread of new type of coronavirus infection were discussed.  The parties also considered the current state of affairs and future of cooperation between the European Union and the countries of the region in the context of implementi...

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Online meeting with the Leadership of the International Energy Agency had been held
13 Jun
Online meeting with the Leadership of the International Energy Agency had been held

On June 12, 2020, an online meeting was held at the Central Office of the Oil and Gas Complex of Turkmenistan with Fatih Birol, Executive Director of the International Energy Agency, and M. Meredov, Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers of Turkmenistan for Oil and Gas Issues, informs the web-site of the MFA of Turkmenistan. During the meeting, the parties discussed the possibility of preparing a joint review with the International Energy Agency on the prospects for the gas, oil and energy sectors of the economy of Turkmenistan. They also considered proposals for training personnel by o...

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