On November 28, 2017, within the framework of participation in the exhibition dedicated to the Day of Formation of the Economic Cooperation Organization, organized in the reception hall of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Pakistan, the Embassy of Turkmenistan in the Islamic Republic of Pakistan held a solemn presentation of the book "Turkmenistan - Heart of the Great Silk Road" by the respected President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov.
The event was attended by the Deputy Chairman of the Planning Commission of Pakistan Mr. Sartaj Aziz, the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Pakistan Ms. Tahmina Janjua, the Chairman of the Committee on International Parliamentary Relations of the National Assembly of Pakistan Mr. Makhdum Khusro Bakhtiyar, the Chairman of the Committee on Foreign Relations of the Senate of Pakistan Ms. Nuzhat Sadik, Ambassadors and diplomats accredited in the country, famous scientists, representatives of public organizations and mass media.
At the beginning of the event, Mr. Sartaj Aziz, Mrs. Tahmina Janjua, Mr. Makhdum Khusro Bakhtiyar and Ms. Nuzhat Sadik spoke and shared their thoughts and visions on the role, tasks and significance of the ECO region.
Then the solemn opening of the exhibition took place. In the pavilion given to the Embassy of Turkmenistan the presentation of the book "Turkmenistan - heart of the Great Silk Road" was held, which says that the Great Silk Road is a historical heritage, whose logistical component is in the process of renewal in our country, and it serves as a powerful impetus for rapprochement of countries and peoples, establishment of political, trade-economic and cultural-humanitarian ties between them, better mutual understanding and interaction between countries, regions and continents.
At the end of the presentation, the guests were offered dishes of Turkmen national cuisine.