The Turkmensvyaz Agency and the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), following the meeting of their representatives at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan, signed a memorandum of cooperation in the field of digital transformation.
The purpose of the memorandum is to expand cooperation in the field of public administration. In particular, Turkmenistan plans to introduce a system of interdepartmental electronic interaction and improve the legal and regulatory system, taking into account international experience in this area. Thus, it is planned to implement the national priorities in the field of digital development set out in the "Concept for the Development of the Digital Economy in Turkmenistan for 2019-2025" and the "State Program for the Development of the Digital Economy in Turkmenistan for 2021-2025".
As part of the implementation of the agreements between Turkmenistan and UNDP, it is planned to increase the country's digital potential in the field of statistics, banking, finance, customs procedures, civil registration and other public services.