N. Nigmatullin made a speech at opening of new office of TurkPA in Baku
Today Speaker of Majilis Nurlan Nigmatullin took part in opening of the new building of the Secretariat of Parliamentary Assembly of the Turkic-speaking countries in Baku, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
Nurlan Nigmatullin as the acting chairman in TurkPA on behalf of organization members thanked the President of Azerbaijan for the unique building.
He also emphasized importance of the event which took place during the 25th anniversary of independence of TurkPA member countries.
"Today it is possible to tell that the Parliamentary assembly of the Turkic-speaking countries is a unique dialogue platform which promotes strengthening of Turkic unity in general. It once again confirms foresight of Nursultan Nazarbayev’s idea about crearion of TurkPA. Opening of TurkPA’s new office shows aspiration of parliamentarians of our countries to a long-term cooperation," N. Nigmatullin said.
According to the Chairman of Majilis, today one of tasks of parliamentarians of TurkPA’s member countries is strengthening of commercial, cultural and humanitarian ties between the countries.
The current meeting of parliamentarians is marked by the fact that the decision of TurkPA’s members of the head of Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Turkey are awarded by TurkPA’s medal "For merits".