Turkmenistan, Ashgabat, July 11 / Trend H. Hasanov /
The talks between Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov and St. Petersburg Governor Valentina Matvienko are held in Ashgabat today. Matvienko arrived in Ashgabat last night at the head of the delegation, the Turkmen government said.
"Today's meeting between the Turkmen President and the governor of St. Petersburg will be a continuation of steady fruitful dialogue," the information said.
This is Matvienko's third visit to Turkmenistan. The Turkmen President visited St. Petersburg during his state visit to Russia in 2009.
Such St. Petersburg's companies as "Power Machines", "Yarovit Power" and a group of companies "Rebirth" - the largest holding company in the north-western region of Russia are represented in the Turkmen market.