The United States Advances Global High-Tech Economy in Turkmenistan

The United States works with Turkmenistan and its development efforts in a variety of areas, including its information technology (IT) sector. The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) presented U.S. Government programs and activities at the TurkmenTEL 2015 international exhibition. At this September 16-18 event, the U.S. pavilion focused on USAID’s IT-related programs and also highlighted efforts in advancing the overall development of Turkmenistan, including in the fields of agriculture, education, health, trade, and water management. The United States participated in this exhibition alongside multinational corporations and local companies in the telecommunications industry.

Dedicated to telecommunications and information technology in Turkmenistan, the 9th annual exhibition was hosted by the Ministry of Communication of Turkmenistan and the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Turkmenistan.