ASHGABAT (TCA) — A Turkmen–Italian business forum is to be held in Milan on November 6. The meeting of business circles of the two countries will be timed to an official visit of Turkmenistan President Gurbanguly Berdymukhammedov to Italy. It was announced at the session of the Turkmen Government on October 26, the State News Agency of Turkmenistan reported.
The forum is to be attended by the director of the Trade Agency of the Ministry of Commerce of Italy, the vice-president of the Lombardy Region, representatives of companies working in energy, oil and gas, chemical, food and textile industries, construction and building materials production, agriculture and heavy engineering, transport and logistics.
It is expected that more than 100 Italian companies and representatives of export oriented branches of the economy, members of the Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs will take part in the event.
Bilateral meetings will be organized on the sidelines of the forum. It is planned to sign documents on cooperation including in the entrepreneurship direction following business talks.