TURKMEN-ARGENTINE COOPERATION ISSUES WERE DISCUSSED IN THE MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS
On the 22nd of July 2019, a meeting was held in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan with the delegation of the Republic of Argentine headed by the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Argentine in Turkmenistan (with the residence in Moscow) Ricardo Ernesto Lagorio who has arrived to Ashgabat on a working visit.
During the meeting, the parties discussed the current state of Turkmen-Argentine relations, particularly in political-diplomatic, as well as trade-economic spheres. The Ambassador noted that Argentine, just like Turkmenistan adheres to the widening of mutually beneficial cooperation between the two countries. In this regard, the practicality of conducting the political consultations between the external policy agencies for the purpose of strengthening bilateral ties was underlined.
The parties also discussed the necessity of developing trade and economic relations. They considered the opportunities for launching export and import activities between the two countries. It was stated that Argentine has accumulated vast experience in the sphere of agriculture, animal husbandry and energy. In this regard, the need to organize regular meetings between the business circles of the two countries was underlined.
The diplomats also spoke about the upcoming First Caspian Economic Forum which is expected to form a strong platform for the development of ties between the countries.