Turkey and Malaysia sign a for cooperation in media and communication


On Thursday, Turkey and Malaysia signed a memorandum of understanding aimed at strengthening cooperation between the two countries in the field of media and communication.


The Turkish Presidency’s Communication Department said in a statement that the two countries signed a memorandum of understanding on cooperation in the field of media and communication, as well as various cooperation agreements.

This comes within the framework of an official visit by Malaysian Prime Minister Ismail Sabri Yaqoub to Turkey at the invitation of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

The memorandum was signed by the head of the presidential communications department, Fahruttin Altun, on the Turkish side, and on the Malaysian side and Foreign Minister Dato Seri Saifuddin Abdullah.

The memorandum aims to strengthen and further develop friendly relations between the two countries and relations in the fields of media and communication.


Under it, the two countries seek to promote, encourage and develop cooperation in the fields of information, communication and broadcasting.

On the basis of reciprocity and mutual benefit, taking into account the provisions of the Memorandum and the national laws, legislation and policies in both.

The two countries will encourage and develop technical cooperation in the areas of communication, broadcasting (radio, television and digital content), production and cinema.

Under the memorandum, there will be an exchange of information and experiences between the two countries in the field of media and communication.


The memorandum of understanding will enter into force as of Thursday and will remain in effect for a period of 3 years.