Italian Ambassador Diego Ungaro visited the Technology Center of the Academy of Sciences of Turkmenistan. The Italian diplomat The Italian diplomat met with the head of the Center - M.A.Gurbaniyazov, heads of several departments and talked about He talked about potential to deepen partnership with research centers of Turkmenistan. of the country he represents. D. Ungaro also toured the laboratories for research laboratories, where he received information on the main areas of practical work of the Technology Center.
The Technology Center includes laboratories in the following areas: pharmaceuticals, energy and energy saving, environmental protection, nanotechnology, biotechnology, geoinformation, synthesis of advanced materials, food industry, design and installation experimental installations, implementation of innovations in production.
At the moment, 16 companies with the participation of Italian investors are operating in Turkmenistan, 22 investment projects estimated at $13 million have been registered. According to preliminary estimates of Italian experts, the volume of trade turnover between Turkmenistan and Italy by the end of 2019 amounted to €200 million.
Sources: ambashgabat.esteri.it, science.gov.tm, trend.az