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Novruz Mammadov hails potential for developing economic relations between Azerbaijan and Turkmenistan

19-10-2018 | 09:43        

  

“There is good potential for developing economic relations between Azerbaijan and Turkmenistan,” said Prime Minister Novruz Mammadov as he met with Deputy Chairman of the Turkmen Cabinet of Ministers and Minister of Foreign Affairs Rashid Meredov.

Novruz Mammadov praised relations between the two countries in various areas.

"Along with the activities of the Azerbaijani-Turkmen intergovernmental commission, inter-parliamentary friendship groups, embassies, reciprocal visits also contribute to the deepening of bilateral relations," he said.

PM Novruz Mammadov pointed out good opportunities for cooperation in the field of energy, as well as railway and maritime transportation. Rashid Meredov said the aim of his visit is to conduct bilateral consultations between the two countries’ ministries of Foreign Affairs.

The two also exchanged views over the possibility of holding joint culture days and carpet exhibitions.