President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov discussed by telephone with Russian leader Vladimir Putin the development of trade and economic cooperation and interregional relations, in particular in connection with the upcoming visit of the head of Turkmenistan to Tatarstan. This was reporter by the site Kremlin.ru on Monday, June 17th.
Both sides reaffirmed the disposition to further strengthen the strategic partnership of Turkmenistan and Russia. Aspects of cooperation within the CIS were also considered, taking into account the chairmanship of Turkmenistan this year in the Commonwealth.
One of the topics of the conversation was the preparation for the I Caspian Economic Forum, which will be held on August 12, 2019 in the city of Turkmenbashi, in the Avaza National Tourist Zone.