Turkmenistan and EU Discuss New Projects

A roundtable discussion called Turkmenistan and the European Union: Towards a New Economic Partnership took place in Brussels, Belgium on Monday.

The event featured business meetings between Turkmen representatives and members of EU business circles. Turkmenistan’s minister of foreign affairs, Rashid Meredov, held meetings with the leaders of the Walloon Export and Investment Agency, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), and the vice-presidents of Picanol and Philips.

The director of the country’s Transport and Communications Agency Mammetkhan Chakiyev met with the management of Cargolux, Exagon Global BV, Royal IHC, and the Dredging, Environmental and Marine Engineering NV (DEME Group), in addition to executives from the Port of Antwerp.

The parties talked about Turkmenistan’s production of equipment logistics, digitalization, industrial technologies, and service centers. Discussions touched upon prospective projects and investment activities.


Times of Central Asia