AKIPRESS.COM - The visit of the delegation of Turkmenistan headed by Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers of Turkmenistan B. Annamammedov to the Republic of Korea began on July 17, the Foreign Ministry reported.
The Turkmen delegation met with Prime Minister of the Republic of Korea Han Duck-soo during the visit.
B. Annamammedov conveyed greetings on behalf of President of Turkmenistan Serdar Berdimuhamedov and Chairman of the People's Assembly of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov to President of the Republic of Korea Yoon Suk Yeol.
The parties noted the high level of development of interstate relations between Turkmenistan and South Korea. They also exchanged views on promising areas of mutual bilateral cooperation, and discussed the increase in bilateral trade.
The active participation of Korean companies in the development and modernization of important sectors of the economy of Turkmenistan was noted.
According to the Turkmen side, the country is ready for further development of cooperation with the Republic of Korea in spheres of the fuel and energy complex, the chemical and textile industries, the transport and communications sector, as well as agriculture.
The sides also discussed several important issues of bilateral cooperation in the political, trade, economic, cultural and humanitarian spheres, as well as in the field of inter-parliamentary cooperation.
The great potential of the Central Asia-Republic of Korea Cooperation Forum for further development and strengthening of interaction between the two countries was noted.
Separate meetings were held between the heads of ministries and departments of Turkmenistan with representatives of leading Korean companies and business circles as part of the delegation's visit to Seoul.