Meeting with the delegation of the Republic of Austria
On February 2, 2016 a meeting with the delegation of the Republic of Austria, led by the second president of the National Council of the Republic of Austria Karlheinz Kopf held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan.
During the dialogue, the sides discussed prospects of establishing joint contacts in various fields of cooperation, particularly in the political, economic, energy, cultural and humanitarian area.
During an interested exchange of views on the international agenda, it was marked the problems of migrants. Talking about the high level of political cooperation between the two countries, the sides noted the need for further development of cooperation in the international arena, including within the framework of international organizations.
Having noted significant role of the initiatives of the President of Turkmenistan in the field of transport, the parties discussed the prospects of further expansion of cooperation in this area, including the participation of Austrian companies in the construction of infrastructure facilities.
The Turkmen-Austrian economic cooperation was marked by positive dynamics of the joint trade. In this context, particular importance was given to the role of the joint Turkmen-Austrian intergovernmental commission.
Noted with satisfaction the positive role of cultural and humanitarian ties, the sides discussed issues of further development of cooperation in this direction.