Nayef Falah Mubarak Al Hajraf arrived in Ashgabat on August 1 on an official visit. During his visit, the Secretary General of the Arab Gulf Cooperation Council met with the Foreign Ministry of Turkmenistan.
The central topics of the conversation were the issues of strengthening bilateral partnership. The meeting resulted in the signing of the Memorandum of Understanding and Cooperation in the fields of energy, trade, and water security.
The GCC Secretary General also had fruitful meetings with a number of Turkmenistan's leaders and officials, including the Deputy Prime Minister for Trade, the head of the Agency for Transport and Communications, and the Deputy Prime Minister in charge of the fuel and energy sector.
The GCC Secretary General arrived in Turkmenistan on a Central Asian tour and plans to visit other Central Asian states next.