Turkmen-Kazakh cooperation in transport segment вЂ“ a driving force of regional development
Speaking during the Turkmen-Kazakh talks in extended format, the Turkmen leader focused on a bright result of cooperation in the transport sphere вЂ“ the construction of the Kazakhstan-Turkmenistan-Iran railway.
According to the Turkmen leader, the railway will bring the trade and economic cooperation between Central Asian countries and neighbouring regions up to a qualitatively new level and offer a powerful incentive to interregional relations on a long-term basis.
President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov emphasized that cooperation between Turkmenistan and Turkmenistan in transport segment stood as a driving force for development in Central Asia and neighbouring regions, an important factor for successful economic integration and partnership in the North-South and East-West routes.
According to the Turkmen leader, the favorable geographical position of Turkmenistan and Kazakhstan at the junction of the continental Eurasian routes necessitates enhancing cooperation in transport projects, participation in the construction of new transport and transit corridors of regional and continental importance.