Turkmenistan appoints ambassador to Lithuania
Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, Feb.16
By Huseyn Hasanov- Trend:
Turkmenistan's President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov has signed a decree to appoint Nazarguly Shaguliyev the country's extraordinary and plenipotentiary ambassador to Lithuania.
He will also continue serving as head of Turkmenistan's diplomatic mission in Belarus.
As for the status of current relations, the two countries are holding talks on creating a new route linking the Caspian, Black and Baltic sea regions and opening great prospects for boosting regional and interregional trade and economic relations in Eurasia.
Lithuania has also expressed readiness to share its experience with Turkmenistan in the spheres of port management and logistics, maritime transport and shipbuilding. Other promising areas of cooperation include the energy sector, a number of industrial spheres, as well as textile industry and high technologies.
Edited by SI