Turkmenistan adopts laws on legal regulation of Internet
Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, Sept. 9
By Huseyn Hasanov – Trend:
Turkmenistan has adopted laws on legal regulation of the Internet.
Participants of the workshop organized by the OSCE in Ashgabat have emphasized the significance of the laws adopted in Turkmenistan on regulating the activities of media outlets, in particular, the law “On legal regulation of development of Internet and rendering online services”, ‘Neutral Turkmenistan’ newspaper reported.
Ashgabat is hosting a three-day workshop (Sept.7-9) on new possibilities of communication with help of online resources of public authorities. The event has been organized as part of the joint projects of Turkmen government and OSCE Centre in Ashgabat.
Representatives of parliament, a number of ministries, media outlets are taking part in the event.
During a government meeting, Turkmenistan’s President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov tasked the representatives of government and local media outlets to widely use digital tools for increasing efficiency, comprehensive and timely coverage of events in the country and in the sphere of international relations.