Turkmenistan pushes for Caspian Economic Forum idea
Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, Feb. 7
By Huseyn Hasanov– Trend:
Turkmenistan initiated the creation of a permanent Caspian Economic Forum, which is intended to become an effective site for negotiations for representatives of government and business circles of the Caspian region’s countries, said the article of the Turkmenistan State News Agency.
It is expected that the creation of the forum will help establish fruitful relations with global business and authoritative international organizations.
This issue was discussed during the meeting of authorized representatives of the Caspian littoral states recently held in Ashgabat.
The initiative to establish a permanent Caspian Economic Forum was first announced by Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov in September 2014 in Astrakhan (Russia).
In general, this will also serve to increasing the investment attractiveness of the Caspian region and its full integration into the global economic system, according to the news agency.