Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, Sept. 3
By Huseyn Hasanov- Trend:
The President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhammadov received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Germany Ralf Andreas Brett, who presented his credentials, said the message of the government of Turkmenistan.
During the meeting, the sides exchanged views on a wide range of issues of cooperation, given the priorities of the state development of the two countries.
It was earlier reported that the trade turnover between Turkmenistan and Germany has increased by 11 percent in recent years. Over 60 business entities with German share have opened their branches and representative offices in Turkmenistan.
Turkmenistan is interested in attracting big capital and advanced technologies of Germany. The sides regularly hold joint business forums with participation of representatives of the companies specializing in trade, energy, chemical industry, banking, transport, communications, construction, industry and agricultural sector.
RWE, Bosch, KNAUF International, STRABAG AG, CLAAS Global Sales GmbH, Siemens AG Healthcare Sector, Goetzpartners Management Consultans GmbH and others are among such companies.
Turkmenistan's government has established cooperation with German RWE. The sides signed a production sharing agreement in 2009, on the development of offshore fields in the Turkmen sector of the Caspian Sea.