In the framework of “digitalization”, the president ordered to improve the provision of the population with Internet

At a video-conference meeting on December 10, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov touched upon the operation of the Turkmen satellite , with the conclusion of which tremendous conditions were created for the development of communications in the country.

According to the state news agency TDH , the president noted the need to expand the scale of communication services provided to the population, using the full capacity of an artificial satellite, actively using the capabilities of the Internet, telephone and mobile communications.

The Minister of Communications, Bairamgeldi, Ovezov, has beenentrusted with the task of strengthening the Internet provision of the population, since further digitization of the economy is a key condition for the development of a number of industries.

Recall that on November 30, during a meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers of Turkmenistan, President Berdymukhamedov signed aResolution approving the Concept of Development in Turkmenistan of the Digital Economy for 2019-2025.

In July of this year, Turkmenistan ranked third from the end of the Internet connection speed rating ;

In October, Turkmenpochta announced plans to create a trading platform on the Internet, where domestic companies will be able to sell their goods for sale;

On November 30, Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov approved the Concept of the development of the digital economy;

In December, Turkmen Airlines announced the launch of online ticket sales

Source: Chronicles of Turkmenistan