Turkmenistan's delegation led by Minister of Foreign Affairs Rashid Meredov is holding talks at the World Trade Organization (WTO) headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland.
WTO Director Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala tweeted that "Turkmenistan pushes further work on its accession to the WTO accession".
Rahimberdi Dzhepbarov, head of the State Bank for Foreign Economic Affairs of Turkmenistan, was part of the delegation.
Ashgabat was granted WTO observer status in July 2020 and became an "acceding country" in February 2022. A Memorandum on Turkmenistan's Foreign Trade Regime, the surrender of which is one of the conditions for WTO accession, is currently being drafted.
Credits: Eziz Boyarov, Ashgabat