Heads of Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan discuss trade, economic co-op
BAKU, Azerbaijan, May 7
By Jeila Aliyeva - Trend:
President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov and President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev have discussed trade and economic cooperation between the two countries, Trend reports with reference to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan.
The heads of the states considered cooperation in such key areas as energy, transport and transit, as well as industry and agriculture. The two sides also touched upon the current status of relations between the two countries.
The heads of the states exchanged views on the current epidemiological situation in the region and in the world caused by the spread of COVID-19. The parties agreed to expand cooperation in the fight against the pandemic.
During the telephone conversation, the need to hold regular consultations between the relevant ministries and departments of the countries was noted.
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