Political and business leaders from forty countries will meet in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan today to discuss economic cooperation and ways of attracting private investment to Afghanistan.

The seventh Regional Economic Cooperation Conference on Afghanistan is organized by Afghanistan in collaboration with Turkmenistan and other prominent regional and International Organizations.

This year’s conference to be held under the slogan “Deepening connectivity and expanding trade through investment infrastructure and improving synergy,” will focus on key aspects for the economic development of Afghanistan.