EU and Turkmenistan discuss cooperation issues

 EU and Turkmenistan discuss cooperation issues

The 16th meeting of the Turkmenistan-EU committee was held in Brussels within the agreement on cooperation and trade, the Turkmen Foreign Ministry said.

The sides discussed a wide range of issues. In particular, such aspects as macroeconomic situation in Turkmenistan, constitutional and social reforms in Turkmenistan, implementation of technical projects and programs of the EU in Turkmenistan, energy projects and opportunities to diversify gas supplies from Turkmenistan to Europe were considered during the meeting.

The European External Action Service, office of the special representative for Central Asia and others were also presented, Trend reports.

The sides agreed to hold the 17th meeting of the joint Turkmenistan-EU committee in 2017 in Ashgabat.