Turkmenistan’s FM Rashid Meredov to visit Pakistan on Tuesday

Turkmenistan’s Foreign Minister Rashid Meredov

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: The Deputy Chairman of Cabinet of Ministers and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan Rashid Meredov will arrive in Islamabad on Tuesday (March 12, 2019), the Dispatch News Desk (DND) news agency reported.

The Turkmen foreign minister is being accompanied by a high-level delegation comprising of the Turkmenistan’s Minister of Energy Charymyrat Purchekov and other high-level officials.

Rashid Meredov and his Pakistani Counterpart Shah Mahmood Qureshi will lead their respective delegations to the 2nd round of Pakistan-Turkmenistan Bilateral Political Consultations (BPC) to be held in Islamabad.

The Turkmen foreign minister will also hold meetings with the Minister for Finance Asad Umar, the Minister for Petroleum Ghulam Sarwar Khan, and the Minister for Energy Omar Ayub Khan during his visit to Islamabad.

His visit will add momentum to existing cooperation between Pakistan and Turkmenistan at all fronts including bilateral, regional and multilateral.

It will also reinforce Pakistan’s endeavors to deepen its engagements with Turkmenistan and build a strong economic partnership between the two countries.

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