President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov will pay an official visit to Uzbekistan in early October, REGNUM news agency reported on September 28, citing a source in the government of Uzbekistan.
“ Within the framework of the visit, a forum of business circles of the two countries will also take place ,” the agency's source said.
The head of state discussed preparations for the visit at a meeting on September 6 with Deputy Prime Minister Esenmyrat Orazgeldiyev in charge of the agro- industrial complex . Then gosinformagentstvo TDH notes that during the forthcoming soon visit of the governmental delegation headed by the President of Turkmenistan to Uzbekistan will be signed the relevant documents on the agreements reached.
On September 13-14, the Turkmen delegation headed by Esenmyrat Orazgeldiev was in Tashkent, where it took part in a meeting of the joint commissions. The parties agreed to bring the trade turnover to $ 1 billion and to create a border trade zone.
Source: Chronicles of Turkmenistan