Turkmentelecom to ensure smooth operation of communications and telecommunications systems for Ashgabat 2017 Asian Games

To ensure smooth operation of communications and telecommunications systems is an essential part of preparations for the 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games, which are to start in a few days in Ashgabat.

Turkmentelecom, the state telecommunications company and the official partner of the Ashgabat 2017 Games, has been actively and directly participating in the organization of the Games at all stages. The company renders information and communications services, including fixed line telephone and cellular services, database management system services, Internet access and data transmission, Wi-Fi Internet connection, and cellular SIM cards.

Turkmentelecom is a service provider that deals with international, long-distance and local telephone calls in Turkmenistan. The company works with more than 40 foreign providers and communications companies, and also sponsors various sports organizations and sporting events in Turkmenistan. In particular, Turkmentelecom is the sponsor of Altyn Asyr football team.

Necessary equipment has been installed to offer high-quality modern Internet, local telephone, cellular and television broadcasting services, as well as Wi-Fi Internet access to participants and guests of the Ashgabat 2017 Games.

The Ministry of Communications is responsible for ensuring efficient operation of specialized Internet portals: ashgabat2017.gov.tm and ashgabat2017.com. Commemorative postage stamps have been also issued to celebrate the 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games.