Following the Talks in Manama, a Package of Documents Is Signed

03:07 24.02.2023 2302

https://www.oilgas.gov.tm/storage/posts/6941/original-163f701867f039.jpeg

On Wednesday, the President of Turkmenistan Serdar Berdimuhamedov and King of Bahrain Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa held talks in Manama, as TDH reports.

When discussing the priority issues of the Turkmen-Bahraini cooperation, the parties confirmed their readiness for its further intensification in all areas. The heads of the two states focused on the prospects of trade and economic partnership, also emphasizing the importance of interaction in the humanitarian and cultural sphere. 

During the meeting, the parties exchanged views on a number of topical issues of mutual interest on the international and the regional agenda.

President Serdar Berdimuhamedov invited the King and Crown Prince, Prime Minister of Bahrain to visit Turkmenistan in the near future. The invitation was gratefully accepted.

Then the talks continued in an extended format, with the participation of official delegations from both countries. At the meeting, the ceremony of signing documents took place.

Among them, at the intergovernmental level, the Agreement on Air Communication between the two countries; the Memoranda of Understanding in the field of maritime transport, in the railway transport sector, in the sphere of general, technical and higher education, in the field of standardization, certification, accreditation and metrology and in the area of crafts and traditions were signed.  

The Agreement on Cooperation was also signed between the State Bank for Foreign Economic Affairs of Turkmenistan and the Bahrain Development Bank.

In order to develop the trade and economic relations, Bahrain granted Turkmenistan the status of an official partner in sea and air transportation within the framework of the Sea-Air Global Logistics Hub. 

As a result of the official visit of the President of Turkmenistan to Bahrain, a Joint Communiqué was also adopted. 

In a solemn atmosphere, the King of Bahrain presented the highest decoration of the Kingdom of Bahrain – the Order of Sheikh Isa bin Salman Al Khalifa of the first degree – to the head of Turkmenistan. It was emphasized that Serdar Berdimuhamedov was awarded that decoration for his great personal contribution to the strengthening and development of friendship and cooperation between the two countries and the creative policy pursued, which contributes to maintaining peace, stability and security on both regional and international scales. 

Noting that an important step towards the development of Turkmen-Bahraini cooperation had been the visit of King Hamad bin Isa Al-Khalifa to our country in 2019, President Serdar Berdimuhamedov stressed that the bilateral partnership had a solid potential, including the trade and economic sphere and through the private sector. 

In this regard, the Head of Turkmenistan proposed to establish a joint Business Council and to hold exhibitions of entrepreneurs of the two countries, which would help intensify mutually beneficial contacts between the business structures of Turkmenistan and Bahrain and would expand investment activities. 

Other articles
164ba2921783a3.jpg
Turkmenistan increased natural gas supplies to China in May

In May this year, Turkmenistan exported 2.73 billion cubic meters of natural gas to China, which is 5% more compared to the same period in 2022. This is reported by Interfax with reference to the customs of China.


1656434eb29a79.jpg
President: International cooperation should be further expanded to modernize Turkmengas facilities

Last Friday, November 24, President of Turkmenistan Serdar Berdimuhamedov held a regular meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers using the digital system. The agenda included priority tasks related to the socio-economic development of the country, as well as a number of other issues.


162ac2ecdb48d8.jpeg
Renewable energy sources will not become a «straw» to save the energy of Europe, gas reservation is required, - the head of Gazprom

Renewable energy sources (RES) will not become a «straw» to save Europe's energy sector, said Alexei Miller, Chairman of the Board of Gazprom, at SPIEF-2022 during the session «The World Oil and Gas Market Today and Tomorrow», Interfax reports.


16564367dbdb91.jpg
On the agenda of the Turkmen-Chinese intergovernmental committee are issues of cooperation in the field of fuel and energy complex, transport and other areas

Current issues of interstate cooperation in the field of fuel and energy complex, transport, agriculture and other areas will be considered at the 6th meeting of the Turkmen-Chinese Intergovernmental Cooperation Committee, scheduled to be held on November 29 in Ashgabat.


161adb002e69c6.jpeg
Anti-crisis program of Turkmenistan for 2022 approved

President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov approved the Program to reduce the impact on the economy of Turkmenistan of the crisis in the world economy and the stable development of the national economy for 2022. The corresponding decree was published in the media of our country.