Turkmenistan, Belarus consider ways to increase trade turnover in context of COVID-19
BAKU, Azerbaijan, September 30
By Jeila Aliyeva - Trend:
Turkmenistan and Belarus considered the possibility of increasing trade between the countries in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic, Trend reports with reference to the Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs of Turkmenistan.
The discussions were held during a videoconference of representatives of the Chambers of Commerce and Industry of Turkmenistan and Belarus.
During the meeting, up-to-date information was provided on the development of bilateral trade and economic cooperation, barriers that have arisen, and measures taken to support enterprises and stimulate business contacts.
Turkmenistan and Belarus cooperate in a number of areas. In particular, import-export operations between countries are constantly being implemented, especially within the framework of the Eurasian Economic Commission.
The countries also cooperate in the transport sector. In particular, the Belavia Airlines of Belarus, which previously suspended flights to Turkmenistan due to the pandemic, said that it is ready to resume flights on the Minsk-Ashgabat-Minsk route at any time and confirmed its readiness to colleagues from Turkmenistan.
Thus, air traffic will be restored immediately after receiving permission from the aviation authorities of Turkmenistan.
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