On Sunday in Turkmenistan arrived president of the Republic of Tatarstan of the Russian Federation Rustam Minnikhanov, and a day earlier - governor of St. Petersburg Alexander Beglov heading the delegation of the cultural capital of Russia.
At the International airport of Ashgabat, officials welcomed distinguished guests.
President of the Republic of Tatarstan of the Russian Federation and governor of St. Petersburg who arrived in Ashgabat by the invitation of president Berdimuhamedov will participate in celebrations on the occasion of 30th anniversary of independence of Turkmenistan.
It is planned that distinguished guests, and also a number of heads of world famous companies will hold negotiations with head of the Turkmen state Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov and some representatives of higher level during which issues of further advance of mutually beneficial cooperation will be discussed.
Earlier the Tatarstan President visited Ashgabat in May of the current year and the governor of St. Petersburg - in February, 2020. During Rustam Minnikhanov's visit agreements on expansion of interaction of the parties in various areas were reached, and during the visit of the governor Alexander Beglov - signed the road map on cooperation in trade and economic, scientific and technical and cultural areas for 2020-2025.
In June, 2021 the Turkmen delegation headed by Deputy Prime Minister Serdar Berdimuhamedov took part in work of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, and in July of the same year, Ashgabat was visited by the delegation of the government of St. Petersburg.