The aim to develop the Turkmen-Uzbek business partnership.

The information was announced on the establishment of the Union of Turkmen-Uzbek entrepreneurs at a meeting of the Government, held on 23 January.

This structure is created in accordance with the Agreement between the Chambers of Commerce and Industry of the two countries, signed during the state visit of the President of Turkmenistan to the Republic of Uzbekistan in April 2018.

Among the main aims of the Union are the strengthening of fruitful cooperation between the business communities of the two countries, the organization of joint conferences and exhibitions that support the promotion of goods of Turkmen producers in the Uzbek market, as well as the development of entrepreneurship.

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov noted the importance of establishing effective contacts between the business circles of friendly neighboring states, identifying the most relevant areas for joint projects and expanding mutual trade.