On 11 January 2018 political consultations between the Ministries of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan and Malaysia were held in Ashgabat. The delegation from Malaysia was led by Foreign Minister Dato Sri Anifah Aman.
During the meeting the issues of development of cooperation in the political, trade-economic, cultural-humanitarian spheres, as well as in the spheres of energy, transport, education and tourism were discussed. Noting successful development of bilateral relations in all areas of mutual interest, both sides discussed a number of proposals on intensifying relations between Turkmenistan and Malaysia to further expand cooperation on a wide range of areas.
It was also stressed that regular political consultations between the Ministries of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan and Malaysia will help to intensify and expand cooperation between our countries.
During his visit to Turkmenistan, Malaysian Foreign Minister Dato Sri Anifah Aman also delivered a lecture to the students of the Institute of International Relations of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan.