As part of his working visit to New York to participate in the 64th session of UN General Assembly, the President of Turkmenistan had bilateral meetings with his counterparts from Serbia, Poland, Estonia, Latvia and Georgia. The sides discussed opportunities to increase cooperation both bilaterally and within the interaction between Turkmenistan and the European Union, the Turkmenistan.ru correspondent said quoting the press service of the Turkmen leader.
Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov invited President of Serbia Boris Tadic, President of Poland Lech Kaczynski and Estonian President Toomas Hendrik Ilves to pay official visits to Turkmenistan at any convenient time. The invitations were accepted with gratitude. It was decided to send high-profile delegations to Ashgabat for preliminary discussion and specification of various areas of bilateral partnership.
Presidents Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov and Valdis Zatlers discussed issues related to strengthening a political dialogue between Turkmenistan and the Republic of Latvia, as well as intergovernmental and inter-parliamentary cooperation.
During the meeting in the UN building in New York, President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov and President of Georgia Mikheil Saakashvili expressed interest in developing cooperation in trade, energy, transport and communications and humanitarian spheres.