Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan Rashid Meredov and Deputy Foreign Minister for Economic Diplomacy of Iran Mahdi Safari in a meeting on Monday in Ashgabat discussed the development of cooperation in fuel-energy and transport-transit sectors.
The meeting held at the building of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan considered a wide range of issues of bilateral cooperation in political-diplomatic, trade-economic, and cultural-humanitarian spheres, according to the press release issued by Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan.
During the talks, the sides underscored the importance of the Intergovernmental Turkmen-Iranian Commission on Economic Cooperation.
The diplomats additionally paid attention to the upcoming joint activities and meetings scheduled for this year.
At the end of the meeting, the officials reaffirmed their mutual commitment to further strengthening of the Turkmen-Iranian partnership, based on the traditional principles of friendship, good neighborliness and mutual respect.