The OSCE regional seminar “Towards regional economic interconnectedness - national trade and transport facilitation mechanisms” kicked off in Ashgabat on May 20, the press service of Turkmenistan’s Foreign affairs ministry reports.
The seminar, organized by the OSCE Center in Ashgabat with the assistance of the Turkmen side, was attended by the leaders and representatives of the OSCE, the Ministry of Finance and Economy of Turkmenistan. Representatives from Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan, as well as international experts also participate in the workshop.
The purpose of the seminar is to discuss the issues related to the trade facilitation, transport and transit management through harmonization of customs mechanisms, digitalization and state partnership.
The seminar will continue until May 22, 2019.