Afghanistan, Turkmenistan discuss economic cooperation
The sides discussed prospects of bilateral relations in energy, transport and communications sectors.
Both parties emphasized on the importance of the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India gas pipeline projects and highlighted that it could contribute to restoring of Afghanistan.
In addition, the two countries are exploring the possibility of creating a transit and transport corridor of Afghanistan-Turkmenistan-Azerbaijan-Georgia.
Work on the construction of three projects that had been delayed several times would be launched soon in southern Helmand
President Hamid Karzai, accompanied by a delegation of high ranking Afghan government officials, has left Kabul for Dushanbe to visit
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has suspended its funds for the construction of the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Tajikistan railway due to security situation.