Baku, Azerbaijan, May 26
By Huseyn Veliyev – Trend:
An agreement has been reached on mutual recognition of electronic signatures (e-signature) among the member countries of the Cooperation Council of Turkic Speaking States (Turkic Council), said Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Transport, Communications and High Technologies in a message May 26.
According to the message, this issue was raised at the second meeting of the Council’s working group that was held in Istanbul.
Participants of the meeting reached an agreement on creation of necessary conditions for recognition of e-signatures among Azerbaijan, Turkey, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan.
They also discussed the formation of joint electronic services among the member countries of the Council, touched upon the issues on exchange of experience and training in the creation of “electronic government”, introduction of the “single window” principle in providing e-services, development of mobile applications and others.
As part of the event, subgroup meetings were held, where the prospects of cooperation of the countries in the areas of satellite communications, cyber security, development of broadband Internet services and construction of the Trans-Eurasian Information Super Highway (TASIM) were reviewed.