A rich agenda for upcoming high-level meetings discussed today by phone President of Turkmenistan Serdar Berdimuhamedov and the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev, the press-service of the Uzbek leader reported.
At the beginning of the conversation, the head of the friendly country cordially congratulated the Head of Turkmenistan on his birthday, wishing him strong health, long life and success in his multi-faceted activities on the highest post and prosperity to the fraternal Turkmen people.
In continuation of the talk, the relevant issues of further development and strengthening of Uzbek – Turkmen relations of friendship, good neighborliness and strategic partnership were discussed.
The sides noted the wide opportunities available for ramp-up of mutual trade and cooperation extension in the field of industry, energy, transport and agriculture, expansion of culture and humanitarian exchange program. In addition, the importance of the recent activation of business contacts among business circles was noted.
The heads of state also exchanged with the opinions on perspectives of regional interaction. The fruitful results of the Samarkand Summit of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization were highly appreciated.
In conclusion of the telephone conversation, the President of Uzbekistan congratulated Serdar Berdimuhamedov and the brotherly Turkmen people on the upcoming holiday – the Day of Independence of the country and expressed the kindest wishes of peace, sustainable development and progress of Turkmenistan.