The foreign ministries of Turkmenistan and the Argentine Republic held political consultations in Ashgabat, the press service of the Turkmen Foreign Ministry reported.
The delegation of Argentina was headed by Deputy Foreign Minister Gustavo Rodolfo Zlauvinen, according to the report.
Issues of mutual interest were on the agenda of bilateral political consultations. In particular, the sides discussed the possibilities of development of cooperation in the political, trade-economic, energy spheres, as well as the issues of building up cooperation in the field of infrastructure.
The interest of the parties in the development of transport cooperation was noted. The sides discussed the issues of creating various transport routes. The parties expressed their commitment to cooperation in the fields of food safety and energy security, and put forward proposals for developing cooperation in the field of agriculture.
Then a ceremony of signing bilateral documents between Turkmenistan and the Argentine Republic took place.
A memorandum of understanding on political consultations between the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Worship of the Argentine Republic and the agreement between the government of Turkmenistan and the government of the Argentine Republic on the exchange of information on tax issues were signed.
Within the framework of the visit to Turkmenistan, the delegation of Argentina was received by Turkmen Foreign Minister Rashid Meredov.
During the meeting, the sides paid attention to the development of relations in the political-diplomatic and trade-economic spheres, establishment of close contacts in the cultural and humanitarian spheres, in particular in the sphere of education, sport and tourism.
Issues related to the possibility of establishing direct contacts and deepening cooperation between the business circles of the two countries through joint events were also discussed.
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