Turkmenistan, Russia to mull prospects for expanding co-op
Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, July 21
By Huseyn Hasanov- Trend:
The third meeting of joint Turkmenistan-Tatarstan working commission on trade, economic, scientific, technical and cultural cooperation will be held July 23-24 in Ashgabat, said the message from the Turkmen government.
It is planned to discuss the prospects for expanding the cooperation in the petrochemical sphere, energy, industry, transport, construction, agriculture, environmental protection, education, health care, sports and tourism.
Russia tops the list of Turkmenistan's largest foreign trade partners. In recent years, Turkmenistan has intensified the cooperation with such largest regions of Russia as Tatarstan, St. Petersburg, Astrakhan, Sverdlovsk and others.
Over 190 enterprises with Russian share have been registered in Turkmenistan. These enterprises are implementing over 240 investment projects.
Edited by SI