Iran Turkmenistan

Turkmenistan lifts ban on Iranian trucks as COVID restrictions ease

The ban imposed by Turkmenistan on the entry of Iranian trucks from Incheh Boroun Border Terminal around three years ago, following the outbreak of Covid-19, has now been lifted, a local customs official of Iran’s Golestan Province announced on Thursday.


Iran private sector delegation due in Turkmenistan within few days

Saeed Pourabadi, the chairman of Iran’s provincial chamber of Bojnourd, said on Saturday that a trade delegation from the northeastern province of North Khorasan is scheduled to visit Turkmenistan on October 18.

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Iran’s trade with Turkmenistan set to double this year

Iran’s trade with Turkmenistan during the first half of 2022 has already surpassed the entirety of bilateral trade last year.


Iran reaffirms readiness to increase oil, gas cooperation with Turkmenistan

Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Economic Diplomacy Mehdi Safari on Tuesday voiced Tehran’s readiness to boost cooperation with Turkmenistan in the oil and gas sector.


Iran triples electricity imports to help offset power shortage

Iran Power Generation, Distribution and Transmission Company (Tavanir) is importing at least 700 megawatts of electricity per day from neighboring states, including Turkmenistan, Azerbaijan and Armenia, to meet the growing electricity demand.


Iran, Kazakhstan launch KTI rail transit corridor

Iran and Kazakhstan have officially launched a rail transit link that will boost cargo transportation between Asia and Europe.


Iran, Turkmenistan resolved to sign 20-year cooperation deal: President Raeisi

President of Iran Ebrahim Raeisi said Tehran and Ashgabat are determined to sign a strategic document on cooperation for 20 years.


Turkmenistan allows transit passage of trucks from Iran to Uzbekistan via its territory

Iranian Foreign Ministry has announced that the follow up of the ministry led to Turkmenistan’s permission for transit trucks to pass through the country to go from Iran to Uzbekistan.


Iran, Turkmenistan to set up joint trade center

Iran and Turkmenistan will set up a major trade center that can facilitate ties between businesses in the two countries amid efforts to deepen economic relations between the two neighbors.


Turkmenistan’s gas swap to Azerbaijan through Iran to be doubled soon

Iranian Oil Minister Javad Owji says the country has reached agreements with Turkmenistan and Azerbaijan to double the amount of natural gas exchanged between the three as part of a deal reached in November.