The first Caspian economic forum as a platform for the development of Turkmen-Kyrgyz business relations. Under this slogan, on June 19, a round table was held in the State Committee on the use of industrial, energy and natural resources of the Kyrgyz Republic. The event dedicated to the important regional Forum, which will be held on August 12 this year in the National tourist zone “Avaza”, was organized by the Embassy of Turkmenistan in Kyrgyzstan together with the Union of Industrialists and entrepreneurs of this Republic. This was reported by the website of the foreign Ministry of Turkmenistan.

The round table was attended by the heads of the Unions of Industrialists and entrepreneurs of Kyrgyzstan and Turkmenistan, the ministries of economy and foreign Affairs, the State Committee on the use of industrial, energy and natural resources of Kyrgyzstan, the Kyrgyz-Turkmen intergovernmental group on trade,economic, scientific,technical and humanitarian cooperation, heads and employees of diplomatic missions working in Bishkek, experts of financial,economic and investment institutions, businessmen, scientists, representatives of the media, as well as Turkmen students studying in Kyrgyzstan.

Speakers at the meeting noted the important role of the First Caspian economic forum, which will be held on the initiative of President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, in the expansion of regional and international trade and transport and logistics relations, and stressed that the forum will serve as a convenient platform for the development of Turkmen-Kyrgyz business relations.

The participants of the round table also spoke about the policy of state support for the development of entrepreneurship, small and medium-sized businesses in our country, conducted under the guidance of the national Leader, the opportunities for attracting foreign investment in the economy of Turkmenistan, as well as ways of developing Turkmen-Kyrgyz business relations.