Ashgabat/ Information Office/ 27 December 2014/ President of Turkmenistan, Dr. Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, received on Saturday the credentials of HE Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Suwaidi, as Ambassador of the State of Qatar to the Republic of Turkmenistan. During the meeting, the Ambassador conveyed greetings and wishes of best of health of HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani to the Turkmenistan President and wishes of ongoing progress and growth to the brotherly Turkmenistan people. For his part, the Turkmenistan President entrusted Ambassador Al Suwaidi with his greetings and wishes of best of health to HH the Emir and his wishes of further prosperity and progress to the State of Qatar. President of Turkmenistan expressed his aspiration to enhance bilateral relations between the two friendly countries, and gratitude for the opening of the Embassy of the State of Qatar to Turkmenistan. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Rashid Meredov received a copy of the credentials of HE Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Suwaidi, as Ambassador of the State of Qatar to the Republic of Turkmenistan. He expressed his country's keenness to promote bilateral relations between the two countries in several areas of common interest.