Turkmenistan and the United Kingdom have established new ties in sectors such as the creative economy, Trend news agency reported on Wednesday with reference to the UK’s Foreign and Commonwealth Office.
The Foreign Office pointed out that the new ties were established despite the global challenges posed by the coronavirus pandemic.
"We're committed to ensuring that the global recovery from coronavirus is green and sustainable, paving the way for future cooperation and sharing of expertise between the UK's well regarded Universities, Research & Development institutions and their counterparts in Turkmenistan," said the British Foreign Office.
Generally, the UK continues to work with Turkmenistan in a number of areas such as energy, education, agriculture and finance, according to the report.
The main Turkmen sectors of interest to the United Kingdom investors are oil, gas and chemicals. The sides also have a number of ongoing projects.