On November 30, the online format of the The Council of Heads of Government of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) countries. Turkmenistan was represented at the 19th meeting by R. Meredov, deputy chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers and head of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Key Directions, which were discussed at a meeting of high-ranking diplomats:
- Politics and Security.
- Economics and Trade.
- The humanities and cultural interaction.
- Collaboration on countering the COVID-19 pandemic and dealing with its aftermath.
Speaking at the meeting, Meredov noted promising areas of cooperation between Turkmenistan and the SCO.
First of all, the foreign minister spoke in favor of supporting integration processes through transport sector development. Thus, Turkmenistan's initiatives to unite streams (South-North and East-West) open additional prospects for trade and economic cooperation. R.Meredov also stressed the readiness of our country to implement joint projects in the field of EnergyThe main objective of the project is to diversify the flows in the Eurasian space. In addition, promising vectors The main areas of interaction are: industry, information technology, scientific research, health care, and the cultural and humanitarian spheres.