The Agency of Transport and Communications has been established in Turkmenistan.


By the decree of the Esteemed President of Turkmenistan, the transport and communications Agency was established under the Cabinet of Ministers of the country. It includes the agencies “Türkmendemirýollary” (Turkmen Railways), “Türkmenaragatnaşyk” (Turkmen communications), “Türkmenawtoulaglary” (Turkmen automobile service), “Türkmenhowaýollary” (Turkmen Airlines) and “Türkmendeńizderýaýollary” (Turkmen State Service of Maritime and River Transportation).
The new structure was created in order to radically transform the transport and communication sphere in the conditions of self-government and the new economy, to manage them comprehensively and to further improve the quality of the activities of these industries, the level of services provided by them by expanding economic freedom.