Business Turkmenistan (BT) online news site became the first Turkmen website to rank among the world’s top 1000 sites, according to the Alexa Traffic Rank indicators as of July 9. Alexa, a wholly owned subsidiary of the U.S.-based Amazon.com. Inc., compiles a rating of local and international websites around the world.
In the Alexa rank for Turkmenistan, Business Turkmenistan website ranks 2nd behind Google.
Business Turkmenistan provides readers in Turkmenistan and around the world with daily information, news and analytical materials on economy, business, and other areas of Turkmenistan. While preparing news materials, the BT staff uses inverted pyramid style in accordance with the standards of the Associated Press international news agency.
Leading global media, international organizations, official websites and government portals regularly refer to the publications of Business Turkmenistan.
The staff of the news outlet consists of young specialists who graduated from higher educational institutions of Turkmenistan in different fields, including international journalism, international relations, law, management and philology, as well as professionals with master's degrees.
Launched in 2019, Business Turkmenistan is a self-funding news and information website registered in Ashgabat as an open joint stock company. The company has been licensed by Türkmenaragatnaşyk (Turkmen Communications) Agency to carry out activities in Turkmenistan in the field of communications, including preparation and publication of news.