On February 2, 2018, at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan there was a meeting with the delegation of the People's Republic of China headed by the Chairman of the Party Literature Research Office at the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China, Mr. Leng Rong.
Within the framework of the meeting, the sides exchanged views on the issues of bilateral cooperation; proposals were made for further building up the Turkmen-Chinese partnership. Speaking about the high level of cooperation between Turkmenistan and China, the sides noted the strategic nature of the partnership between the countries in various fields, a feature that is an active multifaceted and systemic political dialogue at various levels.
The Chinese side highly appreciated the active pace of development of Turkmenistan's economy under the leadership of President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, as well as the country's foreign policy initiatives, including those aimed at the revival of the Great Silk Road.
The sides also noted the importance of joint efforts to realize the great potential in trade-economic and cultural-humanitarian fields.