News 16 november 2017

In the spotlight

President of Turkmenistan receives Advisor to President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

During the meeting, the parties pointed out a fruitful character of the Seventh Regional Economic Conference on Afghanistan (RECCA VII) (held at ministerial level in Ashgabat) that had designated new areas for combined efforts to render considerable assistance to Afghanistan’s economic development, and restore its social sphere. The forum had also culminated in the adoption of important documents aimed to facilitate the country’s successful integration into regional and international infrastructure projects.

People

New phase of modernization of communication systems in Turkmenistan includes several main projects

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

In general, new Programme for 2018 – 2024 stipulates intensive industrialization of the country what as for today is not possible without active processing of colossal volumes of the information and efficient exchange of data. In other words, the progress of XXI century is impossible without advancing development of communication networks and channels.

Cooperation

Presentation of the UNFPA Global Report Population of the World in 2017 took place in Ashgabat

State News Agency of Turkmenistan

The special emphasis in the report was placed on protecting the reproductive health and women’s rights in accordance with the Global Agenda 2030, the fundamental principle of which is: “no one must be forgotten”.