13.11.13 12:11

Turkmen-American Business Forum held in Ashgabat

A regular meeting of the Turkmen-American Business Forum was held at the Turkmen State Institute of Transport and Communications in Ashgabat. The meeting was organized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan and the U.S. Embassy in Ashgabat. The forum focused on issues related to development of the Turkmen- American cooperation in the transport and communication sector.

The forum was attended by representatives of the companies - members of the Business Council “Turkmenistan – US”, such as ITERA International Croup, Case New Holland, Bell Helicopter, Stewart Engineering, Microsoft, Motorolla Solutions, Hewlett Packard, etc.

The Turkmen side was represented by the government officials, representatives of ministries and departments, the Academy of Sciences, the Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs of Turkmenistan.

The sides discussed the priority areas of cooperation such as transport, information and communication technologies, partnership in the sphere of innovation. They also discussed future projects for development of trade and transport infrastructure.

Then, the government officials, leaders and representatives of the ministries and departments of Turkmenistan held bilateral meetings with the representatives of the U.S. business community.

As part of the forum, the U.S. experts and researchers in the field of transport and communications will hold lectures for students of the Turkmen State Institute of Transport and Communications.


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