President of Turkmenistan Serdar Berdymukhamedov today received Javad Ovji, Minister of Oil of the Islamic Republic of Iran, who arrived in Ashgabat on a visit. This was reported by the news program "Vatan" of Turkmen television.
The president of Turkmenistan and the guest discussed important areas of Turkmen-Iranian cooperation in the fuel and energy sphere, which is strategic for the national economies of the two countries.
It was noted at the meeting that Turkmenistan and Iran attach paramount importance to the development of this area. The two neighboring countries, which possess great economic and resource potential and are reinforced by a favorable geographical location, aim to expand traditional cooperation in the future on the basis of the principles of equality and mutual benefit.