Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan Rashid Meredov held a meeting with the Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Qatar Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani in Doha on Saturday.
During the meeting, the sides discussed a wide spectrum of issues on bilateral cooperation. The parties particularly emphasized the high level of bilateral relations based on open friendly and constructive dialog that was established on the highest political level.
The diplomats paid special attention to the need for maintaining regular character of the inter-MFA consultations and further intensification of bilateral cooperation in this format.
The sides also discussed preparation and holding of upcoming session of the joint Intergovernmental Turkmen-Qatar commission on trade-economic cooperation.
In this regard, the Qatari Foreign Minister said the active preparations are underway for the upcoming session of the commission and expressed confidence that during the upcoming session the delegations of two countries will thoroughly discuss the current state of the bilateral relations and will outline prospects of the partnership in priority areas.
In the course of the political consultations the issues of further expansion of the economic cooperation were also discussed. The Qatar side expressed interest in realization of large-scale projects in Turkmenistan.
The side also exchanged views on regional and international issues of mutual interest.