President Serdar Berdimuhamedov received Chairman of the Majlisi Milli Majlisi Oli of Tajikistan, Mayor of Dushanbe Rustam Emomali, who arrived in Ashgabat to participate in the Inter-Parliamentary Forum of Central Asian States and the Russian Federation.
During the meeting, the parties discussed the current state and prospects for the development of the Turkmen-Tajik dialogue, which is successfully developing both in a bilateral and multilateral format, primarily at international negotiation platforms. Among the priority vectors of interaction were the trade and economic sphere, the fuel and energy sector, industry, and the electric power industry, agriculture and water management, as well as healthcare, education, science and sports.
Particular attention is paid to the transport and communications sector in the light of the implementation of joint projects that are of strategic importance for the region as a whole. The interlocutors also noted the common approaches of Turkmenistan and Tajikistan to the main issues of international and regional politics.