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President of Turkmenistan has telephone conversation with President of Tatarstan, the Russian Federation
3 Apr
President of Turkmenistan has telephone conversation with President of Tatarstan, the Russian Federation

On the 2nd of April 2020, President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov had a telephone conversation with President of the Republic of Tatarstan, the Russian Federation, Rustam Minnikhanov, the State News Agency of Turkmenistan reports.

Confirming the willingness of the parties to further intensify cooperation in a wide range of areas, the interlocutors discussed steps to implement the agreements reached earlier.

The long-term mutually beneficial partnership of Turkmenistan with the largest companies of Tatarstan, including the automotive giant KamAZ, OAO Tatneft, Kazan Helicopter Plant and many other enterprises, vividly prove the effective use of existing opportunities.

For example, vehicles of various modifications are regularly delivered with the aim to strengthen the material and technical base in Turkmenistan, service centers for maintaining high-performance equipment are constructed in the country.

“Tatneft” works on the modernization of the fuel and energy complex, discussing the possibility of developing the shelf of the Turkmen sector of the Caspian Sea. The project on the production of complex fertilizers within the framework of the Memorandum of Understanding between the “Türkmenhimiýa” State Concern and KER Holding Limited Liability Company is being implemented.

According to the agreements reached at the First Caspian Economic Forum, deliveries of various helicopters and new types of container ships have been launched.

The parties also noted the importance of building contacts in the cultural and humanitarian sphere. In this context, the Turkmen leader expressed gratitude for the care about students, getting higher education in the institutions of Tatarstan.

The interlocutors also discussed the situation associated with the coronavirus pandemic, which has a negative impact on the global economy, and in this context - the production of medical supplies to prevent its spread.

It was expressed confidence that, despite external factors, the joint measures would maintain the current dynamics of development of trade and economic cooperation.

In conclusion, Presidents Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov and Rustam Minnikhanov exchanged good wishes.