The video selection conference on January 17 addressed the issue of regional development .
According to state news agency TDH , tourism has been called a promising area for the Balkan velayat.
In this regard, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov noted that special attention should be paid to the further expansion of the Avaza national tourist zone, which in July 2018 was transferred to the SITT.
Back in November, Berdymukhamedov demanded that the head of the State Committee for Tourism, Serdar Cholukov, attract tourists to the country. At the same time, it became known that, in accordance with the presidential instructions, work was being carried out to introduce digital tourism into the country's Development Program for 2019-2025. What exactly was meant by digital tourism in Turkmenistan was not specified.
Source: Chronicles of Turkmenistan