Meeting with representatives of the Austrian business circles.

The Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs was visited by the delegation of the Austrian Republic on October, 10th. On the delegation were: Charles Michael Angerer , the country manager of Chamber of commerce and industry of Austria; Rudolf Taler the commercial adviser, the head of trading department of embassy of Austria in Kazakhstan; Pavel Zarutsky, the director of financial institutions and the CIS of JSC “Raiffeisen Bank”; and Gerhard Sailler, the Plenipotentiary Ambassador of Austria in our country.

Visitors were welcomed by the chairman, members of the board, representatives of administration and the international department of the Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs of Turkmenistan, and also directory of JSCB “Rysgal” and Trade mission of the Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs of Turkmenistan in the Austrian Republic, the editor of the newspaper “Rysgal”.

Chairman of the Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs of Turkmenistan noted with satisfaction the dynamics of successfully developing the dialogue of business circles of two countries. In support of this fact, he cited an example of the efficiency of the business trip of a delegation of Turkmen entrepreneurs to Vienna taken place in the first decade of September and of a present visit of business circles of the friendly country to Ashgabat.

Participants of a meeting were informed on the basic economic indicators of the Union, on export potential of entrepreneurs and goods turnover between private sector of Turkmenistan and Austria which has all reasons for growth taking into account development of the business partnership.

The Austrian businessmen noted the importance of expansion of business contacts of entrepreneurs of two countries in a context of the progressive promotion of bilateral cooperation.

The possibilities for the realization of common projects in various areas were discussed during a held conversation. Among perspective directions of interaction are named: Agrarian and industrial complex, use of high technologies, development of capacities on subsoil resources processing were named among the upcoming trend of cooperation.

Development of relations in the banking sector, in particular, the establishment of partner contacts between JSCB “Rysgal” and “Raiffeisen Bank International”, one of the largest Austrian bank groups which branches work in the different countries of the world became a special theme of conversation.

Participants of the meeting have stated the importance of holding such meetings on a regular basis with a view of a development of the general approaches to the formation of a common platform for the further effective cooperation expressed confidence that the partnership between representatives of business circles of two countries would get stronger and would develop.