A Turkmen-Bahraini business forum organized by the Chambers of Commerce and Industry of the two countries began its work in Ashgabat. A delegation of representatives of government agencies, financial institutions, educational institutions of the Kingdom of Bahrain, as well as leading oil and gas, chemical and textile companies arrived in Turkmenistan to attend the meeting.
During the forum, representatives of business circles of Bahrain were acquainted with the economic and investment potential of Turkmenistan. The main topics of the meeting were prospects for the development of Turkmen-Bahraini cooperation in the investment sphere, trade, banking, oil and gas and other industries.
Following the first day of the business forum, a memorandum of understanding was signed between the Chambers of Commerce and Industry of Turkmenistan and Bahrain, a memorandum of understanding on cooperation in the gas and gas chemical industries, a confidentiality agreement between the state concern Turkmengaz and the company Gulf Petrochemical Industries, a memorandum of understanding between the state concern Turkmenhimiya and the company Gulf Petrochemical Industries and a confidentiality agreement between the state concern Turkmenhimiya and the company Gulf Pe trochemical Industries.