An International Information Center will be established in Turkmenistan. It will function within the structure of the State Committee on Television, Radio and Cinematography of Turkmenistan. This was discussed at today's meeting of the Government of the country.
According to the news program "Watan" of Turkmen television, the main task of the Center will be the preparation of programs, short documentaries, video presentations about important events taking place in the country, and their broadcasting on foreign TV channels, production of special publications, etc.
It was noted that the new Center, consisting of several parallel blocks, should be located in the International Broadcasting Center in the Olympic City of Ashgabat.
Having heard the report, President Serdar Berdimuhamedov noted that broad coverage of the country's achievements in the global information space, improvement of the work of mass media in this direction, and the strengthening of relations with the main news agencies of foreign countries are among the priorities of Turkmenistan's foreign policy and instructed to continue work in this direction.