MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
The event was held June 19, 2020 in the videoconference.
Deputy Chairman of the Government of the Russian Federation Alexey Overchuk Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers, Minister of foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan Rashid Meredov held a meeting of co-chairmen of the intergovernmental Russian-Turkmen Commission on economic cooperation.
The co-chairs discussed current issues of bilateral trade and economic cooperation, paying particular attention to the transport sector, Geology, digital technology and digital economy.
“As a result of active collaboration was able to overcome the negative trends in trade and to reach a significant growth of trade turnover – by 68.8% compared with the 2019 year. In the first quarter of 2020 continued to increase the volumes of mutual trade between Russia and Turkmenistan – four times compared with the first four months of 2019. I am convinced that early approval of the program of economic cooperation between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Republic of Turkmenistan for the years 2020-2022 and its implementation will contribute to a significant increase in mutual trade,” – said Alexey Overchuk.
In the event the distant past the signing of a Memorandum of cooperation in the field of infectious diseases between the Federal service for supervision of consumer rights protection and human welfare and Ministry of health of Turkmenistan.
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