The Special Envoy the President of the Republic of Belarus, Viktor Sheiman, paid a visit to Ashgabat. He conveyed greetings and a letter from President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko to President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov.
During the meeting, the sides expressed mutual interest in developing traditionally friendly relations between Turkmenistan and Belarus, having discussed the main areas of cooperation. They include the purchase of Belarusian agricultural and other special equipment and training of Turkmen specialists in the Belarusian higher education establishments.
As the Turkmenistan.ru correspondent reports from Ashgabat, Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov made a proposal to the Belarusian partners to build a residential village for employees of the ore-dressing plant for production of potash erected by Belarusians in Lebap province of Turkmenistan.