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Turkmenistan - Republic of Tatarstan of the Russian Federation: strengthening and expanding fruitful cooperation

On May 15, 2024, the National Leader of the Turkmen people, Chairman of the Halk Maslahaty of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov left on a working visit to the Republic of Tatarstan of the Russian Federation. These days, the International Economic Forum “Russia - Islamic World: KazanForum” is being held in Kazan for the 15th time, to which the National Leader of the Turkmen people, Chairman of the Halk Maslahaty Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov is invited as an honored guest. One can recall that in 2022, Arkadag in this capacity took part in the XIII Forum “Russia - Islamic World: KazanForum”.

The President of Turkmenistan received the Chairman of the Japanese-Turkmen Inter-Parliamentary friendship group

On May 14, 2024, President Serdar Berdimuhamedov received the Chairman of the Japan-Turkmen Interparliamentary friendship group Toshiaki Endo. Expressing sincere gratitude for the hospitality provided on Turkmen soil, the guest conveyed greetings and best wishes to the head of state from Emperor Naruhito of Japan and Prime Minister Fumio Kishida.

The President of Turkmenistan received the head of the Turkmen-Austrian Society

On May 14, 2024, President Serdar Berdimuhamedov received the head of the Turkmen-Austrian Society Neda Berger, who arrived in Ashgabat to participate in cultural events dedicated to the 300th anniversary of the birth of the outstanding Turkmen poet and thinker, the internationally recognized classic of Eastern literature Magtymguly Fragi. Welcoming the guest to the ancient and hospitable Turkmen land, the head of state expressed confidence that the results of the current visit will be an important step in expanding the partnership between Turkmenistan and the Republic of Austria.

The National Leader of the Turkmen people, Chairman of the Halk Maslahaty of Turkmenistan met with the Chairman of the Japanese-Turkmen Inter-Parliamentary friendship group

On May 14, 2024, the National Leader of the Turkmen people, Chairman of the Halk Maslahaty of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov met with the Chairman of the Japanese-Turkmen Inter-Parliamentary Friendship Group Toshiaki Endo. Member of the House of Representatives of the Japanese Parliament, Ayano Sato, also took part in the meeting. Expressing deep gratitude for his time, Toshiaki Endo conveyed greetings and best wishes to Arkadag from Emperor Naruhito and Prime Minister of Japan Fumio Kishida, emphasizing the great personal contribution of the National Leader of the Turkmen people to the development of bilateral relations, which have received in recent years qualitatively new dynamics.

The National Leader of the Turkmen people, Chairman of the Halk Maslahaty of Turkmenistan met with the head of the Turkmen-Austrian Society

On May 14, 2024, the National Leader of the Turkmen people, Chairman of the Halk Maslahaty of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov met with the head of the Turkmen-Austrian Society Neda Berger, who arrived in Turkmenistan to participate in cultural events dedicated to the celebration of the 300th anniversary of the great classical poet of Turkmen people Magtymguly Fragi. Warmly welcoming the guest and congratulating her on her recent birthday, Arkadag noted the significant contribution of Neda Berger as the head of the Turkmen-Austrian Society to the development of friendly relations between the two countries.

Meeting of the National Leader of the Turkmen people, Chairman of the Halk Maslahaty of Turkmenistan with the Rais of the Republic of Tatarstan of the Russian Federation

On April 28, 2024, a meeting was held between the National Leader of the Turkmen people, Chairman of the Halk Maslahaty of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov and the Rais of the Republic of Tatarstan of the Russian Federation Rustam Minnikhanov. Expressing gratitude for his time and the invitation to take part in large-scale celebrations on the occasion of the National Day of the Turkmen Horse, the guest conveyed greetings and congratulations from the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin to Arkadag.

Meeting of the President of Turkmenistan and Rais of the Republic of Tatarstan of the Russian Federation

On April 28, 2024, President Serdar Berdimuhamedov met with Rais of the Republic of Tatarstan of the Russian Federation Rustam Minnikhanov, who arrived in our country to participate in the celebrations on the occasion of the National Day of the Turkmen Horse. Expressing gratitude for the invitation to take part in the festive events and the reception provided, the guest conveyed greetings and congratulations from the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin to the President of Turkmenistan.

The Goal of the Forum in Turkmenistan is Interstate Coordination of Railway Transport

The XXXVIII Meeting of the Railway General Directors Conference of the member states of the Organisation for Cooperation between Railways (OSJD) was held in the Turkmen capital. The representative Forum, held at the Ýyldyz Hotel, was attended by heads and specialists of relevant departments and railway administrations from more than 20 OSJD Member States, including Turkmenistan.

The President of Turkmenistan received the Acting Executive Director of the UN Human Settlements Program

On April 16, 2024, President Serdar Berdimuhamedov received Michal Mlynar, Acting Executive Director of the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat). Warmly welcoming Michal Mlynar, President Serdar Berdimuhamedov expressed confidence that his visit to Ashgabat will provide an opportunity to discuss key areas and prospects for interaction between Turkmenistan and UN-Habitat.

Global Support for the Wellbeing of Humankind

The UN News Centre has recently notified the world community about an important initiative of Turkmenistan, which received unanimous approval during the 63rd plenary meeting of the 78th session of the UN General Assembly. The UN General Assembly by consensus adopted the Resolution “2025 – International Year of Peace and Trust”, proposed by Turkmenistan. The document was co-authored by 86 states. This document reflects the fundamental goals and principles of the UN Charter, in particular the obligations to resolve disputes by peaceful means and methods. The Resolution also provides a mechanism for attracting voluntary contributions to the Trust Fund for the International Year, with organisational matters entrusted to the UNESCO and UN Department of Political and Peacebuilding Affairs.