Video about Neutral Turkmenistan on display in Tbilisi
On the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the Permanent Neutrality of Turkmenistan and the International Day of Neutrality from December 9, 2020, the Embassy of Turkmenistan in Georgia on large monitors installed in the center of Tbilisi has launched a video dedicated to these significant events.
This is not the first video this year dedicated to the neutrality of Turkmenistan.
Thanks to the new video, the Georgian public can get to know more about Turkmenistan, its enormous successes in political, economic and cultural life.
The video will be displayed until 15 December 2020.
TURKMEN-ROMANIAN INTER-MFA CONSULTATIONS WERE HELD ONLINE
On January 27, 2022, Turkmen-Romanian inter-MFA consultations were held in the format of a videoconferencing.
The Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan Vepa Hadzhiev headed the Turkmen side. The State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Romania, Danut Sebastian Neculaescu, headed the Romanian delegation.
During the talks, the parties reaffirmed the commitment of the two countries to the development of Turkmen-Romanian relations in the political, trade-economic, cultural and humanitarian fields. The importance of regular contacts at the highest level, as well as interaction between the foreign ministries of the two countries in promoting bilateral ties was emphasized.
Within the framework of constructive consultations, a wide range of issues in the political and diplomatic sphere was discussed. Thus, July 21, 2022 marks the 30th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries. In this regard, it is proposed to hold a number of events, such as the exchange of messages at the highest level and at the level of foreign ministers, the organization of interviews and materials on bilateral cooperation, online lectures, round tables, conferences, etc.
Issues of partnership in the trade and economic sphere were also discussed, including holding a regular meeting of the Intergovernmental Commission on Economic and Scientific-Technical Cooperation.
The priority topics of the current discussions were the need to intensify bilateral trade turnover, as well as expanding the legal framework for partnership.
The interest of the parties in promoting cooperation in the field of education was also expressed.
A REGULAR MEETING OF THE JOINT TURKMEN-TATARSTAN WORKING GROUP WAS HELD
On January 27, 2022, the seventh meeting of the Joint Turkmen-Tatarstan working group on trade-economic, scientific-technical and cultural cooperation was held via videoconference. The members of the Turkmen and Tatarstan sides of the Working Group, as well as representatives of relevant ministries and departments attended the meeting.
The co-chairs are from the Turkmen side - the Minister of Finance and Economy of Turkmenistan M. Serdarov, from the Tatarstan side - the Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Industry and Trade of the Republic of Tatarstan of the Russian Federation A. Karimov.
The agenda of the meeting included a wide range of issues related to priority areas for the further development of bilateral partnership between Turkmenistan and the Republic of Tatarstan of the Russian Federation. The parties discussed the implementation of the agreements reached following the previous meetings of the Working Group and noted significant progress in the development of bilateral relations.
During the meeting, the participants noted the huge potential for expanding trade-economic cooperation and the need to strengthen partnership ties. In this context, the parties stressed the importance of intensifying trade and economic relations by increasing foreign trade turnover, creating favorable conditions for the interaction of economic entities, as well as joint implementation of mutually beneficial projects.
The positive experience of long-term effective partnership in the oil and gas sector, in the field of industry and the huge potential for its expansion were also noted. At the same time, the parties stressed their readiness to continue work to strengthen close contacts between Turkmen and Tatarstan enterprises and companies in various sectors of the oil and gas and industrial sectors.
In addition, a number of issues of close cooperation between the parties in the field of communications and information technologies, agriculture and environmental protection, science and education, culture, sports and youth policy were considered.
Following the results of the meeting of the Joint Turkmen-Tatarstan working group on trade-economic, scientific-technical and cultural cooperation, the final protocol was signed.
A MEETING OF THE JOINT WORKING GROUP ON THE DEVELOPMENT AND APPROVAL OF AN AGREEMENT ON THE DOSTLUK FIELD IN THE CASPIAN SEA WAS HELD
Today, on January 27, the fourth meeting of the Joint Working Group was held to develop and approve an agreement between the Government of Turkmenistan and the Government of the Republic of Azerbaijan on joint exploration, elaboration and development of hydrocarbon resources of the Dostluk field in the Caspian Sea.
Members of the Working Group from the Turkmen and Azerbaijani sides attended the meeting that was held online.
During the meeting, the co-chairs of the Working Group made speeches, relevant information from the leaders of the Expert Groups was heard, and the draft protocol of the 4th meeting of the Joint Working Group was discussed.
The speakers noted with satisfaction the progress achieved in the joint work of the parties. As part of today's discussions, the parties also reached an understanding on the soonest agreement on the relevant annexes of the Joint Agreement.
Expert groups were instructed to intensify work on the preparation and approval of draft relevant documents affecting the interests of a potential contractor-investor.
Following the result of the meeting, the Protocol was signed.
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan and the Ambassador of the Russia discussed issues of further development of Turkmen-Russian relations
Today, on January 27, 2022, the meeting of the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan Rashid Meredov with the Ambassador of the Russian Federation in Turkmenistan Alexander Blokhin took place in the building of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan.
The parties discussed issues of further development of Turkmen-Russian relations, exchanged views on regional and international issues.
In this context, the expediency of intensifying political and diplomatic cooperation at the level of the Foreign Ministries of the two countries was emphasized.
The parties also considered the possibilities of organizing regular intergovernmental contacts.
Press service of the Ministry of
Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan
Rashid Meredov met with the Ambassador of the USA to Turkmenistan
Today, on January 26, 2022, the meeting of the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan Rashid Meredov with the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to Turkmenistan Metthew Stephen Klimow was held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan.
During the meeting, the parties considered a wide range of issues of bilateral cooperation, as well as touched upon international and regional topics of mutual interest.
The diplomats also exchanged views on the agenda of the annual bilateral consultations planned to be held in the near future.
Drawing attention to the importance of economic cooperation between the two countries, the parties stressed the need to hold the next meeting of the Turkmen-American Business Council in 2022.
Press service of the Ministry of
Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan