Angolan ambassador accredited in Turkmenistan
Turkmenistan, Ashgabat, June 27 / Trend H. Hasanov /
Chairperson of the Turkmen Mejlis Akja Nurberdieva has received the credentials of Angolan Ambassador Joaquim Augusto de Lemos, the Turkmen government said today.
The diplomat conveyed greetings to the country's leadership and best wishes on behalf of the Angolan President Jose Eduardo dos Santos.
The diplomat stressed that he is genuinely proud of the fact that he was a great honor to become the first ambassador of his country in Turkmenistan, and this is an initial step towards establishing a long-term partnership between the two countries.
The diplomat also stressed his country's high interest in strengthening inter-state relations with Turkmenistan within an exchange of views on the prospects of bilateral cooperation.
Trade and economic sphere, fuel and energy sector, construction and agriculture were among the priority areas of cooperation.
The participants expressed the desire to establish close contacts in the cultural-humanitarian field and promote direct inter-parliamentary relations.