Signing of the package of bilateral documents outlining the strategy of improvement of bilateral cooperation took place during the state visit of the President of Turkmenistan to the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Memorandum of Cooperation between State News Agency of Turkmenistan (TDH) and International News Agency Kazinform is one of them. The signing ceremony of the document was held in the office of the largest news agency of Kazakhstan, the Kazinform, which has ramified correspondent network and disseminates the information in Kazakh, Russian, English, Arab and Chinese languages. Internet audience of Kazinform is 80 000 visitors per day.
Representative of Kazakhstan mass media and foreign new agency accredited in the country took part in the signing ceremony of the document. The Head of TDH Bekdurdy Amansariyev mentioned in his speech that important documents, which supplemented legal framework of interstate cooperation for the interests of two fraternal people having historical and cultural community and spiritual origins, were signed. The Presidents of Turkmenistan and Kazakhstan again demonstrated similarity of the vision on broad spectrum of international and regional range of issues including on cooperation in the Caspian Sea, solution of the Aral Sea crisis and assistance to fraternal Afghan people.
Turkmenistan and Kazakhstan have huge potential for improvement of partnership and development of the mechanisms of regional cooperation in transport and energy spheres, - the Head of TDH noted. Our friendship has the beginning but will never end and we, the journalists, have to promote close relations of the people sharing the news and analytical materials, which give detailed information on our countries and reflect the dynamics of the occurring changes.
General Director of INA Kazinform Askar Umarov highlighted that informational integration between the countries of the Central Asia is the main purpose of the Memorandum. Turkmenistan and Kazakhstan implement number of large joint projects and we have to highlight their progress by media.
Signing of the Memorandum of Cooperation is another step on the way of expansion of international relations of our country in informational sphere. According to the document, the sides will regularly share the information and analytical materials as well as photos and video content.
This event become special under preparation to large sport forum, V Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games. The media has important role in realization of public image strategy, which is to attract the interest to our country, its ancient history, social and economic changes, culture, original traditions and impressive work undertaken for the development of the sports of high achievements and promotion of healthy lifestyle.
The specialists of TDH make the development, technical and informational support and active promotion of national web resources assisting the integration of national media into the world's information space and popularization of the achievements of the country in international arena.
Source: Turkmenistan: the Golden Age Online Newspaper