The official visit by YAB Prime Minister Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad to Turkmenistan concluded successfully.
During a restricted meeting between YAB Prime Minister and Turkmen President Berdimuhamedov and the Foreign Ministers from both countries, the Turkmen President stated that he was impressed & praised the quality of Malaysia’s higher education. YAB Tun encouraged more Turkmenistan students to pursue their higher education in Malaysia.
At the bilateral meeting, YAB Prime Minister encouraged Turkmenistan’s businesses to explore investment opportunities in Malaysia due to its strategic location & business-friendly environment.
Leaders from Malaysia and Turkmenistan are confident that diplomatic relations established since 1992 will continue to grow strength in strength and continue to take concrete steps to elevate the mutually beneficial cooperation.
Both countries agreed to enhance cooperation in various areas including, oil & gas industry, shipbuilding and people-to-people exchanges.