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The Goal of the Forum in Turkmenistan is Interstate Coordination of Railway Transport

The XXXVIII Meeting of the Railway General Directors Conference of the member states of the Organisation for Cooperation between Railways (OSJD) was held in the Turkmen capital. The representative Forum, held at the Ýyldyz Hotel, was attended by heads and specialists of relevant departments and railway administrations from more than 20 OSJD Member States, including Turkmenistan.

The President of Turkmenistan received the Acting Executive Director of the UN Human Settlements Program

On April 16, 2024, President Serdar Berdimuhamedov received Michal Mlynar, Acting Executive Director of the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat). Warmly welcoming Michal Mlynar, President Serdar Berdimuhamedov expressed confidence that his visit to Ashgabat will provide an opportunity to discuss key areas and prospects for interaction between Turkmenistan and UN-Habitat.

Global Support for the Wellbeing of Humankind

The UN News Centre has recently notified the world community about an important initiative of Turkmenistan, which received unanimous approval during the 63rd plenary meeting of the 78th session of the UN General Assembly. The UN General Assembly by consensus adopted the Resolution “2025 – International Year of Peace and Trust”, proposed by Turkmenistan. The document was co-authored by 86 states. This document reflects the fundamental goals and principles of the UN Charter, in particular the obligations to resolve disputes by peaceful means and methods. The Resolution also provides a mechanism for attracting voluntary contributions to the Trust Fund for the International Year, with organisational matters entrusted to the UNESCO and UN Department of Political and Peacebuilding Affairs.

The President of Turkmenistan received the Chairman of the Parliament of Georgia

On April 9, 2024, President of Turkmenistan Serdar Berdimuhamedov received Chairman of the Parliament of Georgia Shalva Papuashvili. The head of Turkmenistan noted that the current visit of the Chairman of the Parliament of Georgia will provide an opportunity to develop closer bilateral interaction and exchange of experience between legislative bodies.

The President of Turkmenistan received the executive director of the “Turkmenistan – USA” Business Council

On March 4, 2024, President Serdar Berdimuhamedov received the Executive Director of the “Turkmenistan-USA” Business Council Eric Stewart. During the meeting, priority issues of bilateral interaction were discussed, as well as the desire of US business circles to further develop productive ties with Turkmenistan, which has solid economic potential.

Negotiations between the National Leader of the Turkmen people, Chairman of the Khalk Maslakhaty of Turkmenistan and the President of Tajikistan took place in Dushanbe

National Leader of the Turkmen people, Chairman of the Khalk Maslakhaty Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, within the framework of his two-day official visit to Dushanbe, held negotiations with the President of the Republic of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon. After the official ceremony of the meeting, the parties held talks both in a one-on-one format and with the participation of delegations. 

The President of Turkmenistan received the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran

On March 28, 2024, the President Serdar Berdimuhamedov received the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran Hossein Amir-Abdollahian. The head of the foreign policy department of a friendly country conveyed greetings and wishes to the head of Turkmenistan from Iranian President Seyyed Ebrahim Raisi and the Supreme Leader of Iran Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.

The National Leader of the Turkmen people, Chairman of the Halk Maslahaty of Turkmenistan met with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Iran

On March 28, 2024, the National Leader of the Turkmen people, Chairman of the Halk Maslahaty of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov met with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran Hossein Amir Abdollahian. Having conveyed cordial greetings to Arkadag from President Seyyed Ebrahim Raisi and the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Republic of Iran Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, the head of the Iranian Foreign Ministry emphasized that his country is interested in strengthening a fruitful dialogue with Turkmenistan.

Meeting of the National Leader of the Turkmen people, Chairman of the Halk Maslahaty of Turkmenistan with representatives of the business community of the Republic of Korea

On March 27, 2024, a meeting was held between the National Leader of the Turkmen people, Chairman of the Halk Maslahaty of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov and representatives of the business community of the Republic of Korea. The subject of discussion was issues related to the current conditions and promising areas of bilateral cooperation. The Chairman of the Halk Maslahaty of Turkmenistan expressed confidence that the current visit of Korean business executives will become an important step in the development of the mutually beneficial established partnership, and wished success in the implementation of new initiatives to expand ties.

Telephone conversation between the President of Turkmenistan and the President of the Russian Federation

Today, a telephone conversation took place between the President of Turkmenistan Serdar Berdimuhamedov and the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin. First of all, the head of state, on his own behalf and on behalf of the National Leader of the Turkmen people, Chairman of the Halk Maslahaty of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, wholeheartedly congratulated V. Putin on his convincing victory in the past Presidential elections of the Russian Federation.