On November 5-6, Ashgabat will organize the international book fair on the margins of which the symposium under the title «Book – the Way of Cooperation and Development» typical of this exhibition of printed products» will take place.
According to organizers – the Turkmen state publishing service and Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Turkmenistan, it is expected that representatives of more than 70 large companies from 20 countries will take part in the book forum. Well-known scientists-culturologists, experts in polygraphy, literary critics and writers have been also invited. The exhibition program provides creative meetings, poetic readings, presentations of new editions etc.
The international book forum which is held in the Turkmen capital for the 13th time, has become a landmark event in the cultural life of Ashgabat. This event is expected by Turkmen bibliophiles, publishers and professional printers where very eventful interested dialogue between colleagues, readers and creators take place.
According to those who has visited the Ashgabat book fair now for a number of years, the forum promotes cultural rapprochement of people, popularization of their spiritual heritage, humanitarian interchange and strengthening of human ties between countries.