Mon 21-11-2022 16:49 PM
ABU DHABI, 21st November, 2022 (WAM) — His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan today received President Serdar Berdimuhamedov of Turkmenistan who is currently on an official visit to the United Arab Emirates.
President Berdimuhamedov was welcomed by His Highness Sheikh Mohamed at Qasr Al Watan in Abu Dhabi for an official reception ceremony which included a guard of honour, a 21-gun salute and a band playing the Turkmen national anthem.
The Turkmen President was welcomed by a delegation comprising His Highness Lieutenant General Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior; His Highness Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Presidential Court; H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan; Sheikh Mohammed bin Hamad bin Tahnoun Al Nahyan, Counselor for Special Affairs at the Presidential Court; Mohamed Hadi Al Hussaini, Minister of State for Financial Affairs; Reem bint Ibrahim Al Hashemy, Minister of State for International Cooperation; Suhail bin Mohammed Al Mazrouei, Minister of Energy and Infrastructure; Sarah Al Amiri, Minister of State for Public Education and Advanced Technologies; Mariam bint Mohammed Almheiri, Minister of Climate Change and Environment; Dr. Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi, Minister of State for Foreign Trade; Ahmed Ali Al Sayegh, Minister of State; Dr. Anwar Gargash, Diplomatic Advisor to the President of the United Arab Emirates; Mohammed Hamad Al-Kuwaiti, head of cybersecurity for the government of the United Arab Emirates; Ahmed Al Hai Al Hamli, Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates to Turkmenistan; Mohammed Saeed Al Ariqi, Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates to Kazakhstan; Mohamed Jameel Al Ramahi, CEO of Masdar; Mohammed Saif Al Suwaidi, Managing Director of the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development; and a number of senior officials.
President Berdimuhamedov was accompanied by a delegation including Rashid Meredov, Turkmen Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers and Minister of Foreign Affairs; Batyr Atdaev, Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers; Shahym Abdrahamov, Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers; Hojamyrat Geldimyradow, Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers; Çarymyrat Purçekow, Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers; Muhammetgeldi Serdarov, Minister of Economy and Finance; Allanur Altyýew, Minister of Agriculture and Environment; Mämmethan Çakyýew, Director General of the Transport and Communications Agency in the Cabinet of Ministers; Maksat Agamyradovich Hudaykuliyev, Chairman of the State Customs Service; Serdarmammet Garajaev, Ambassador of Turkmenistan to the United Arab Emirates, and a number of Turkmen officials.
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