Nar has supported and become a telecommunications partner of the 1st Baku Forum of PR Specialists from Turkic-speaking countries. PR specialists from Azerbaijan, Turkey, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan participated in the forum. During the three sessions of the forum, the speakers made presentations on various areas and relevant topics of the public relations. The speakers talked about conducting a proper PR for introducing a country’s product in other countries of the world, strategic approaches in PR and current status of PR in Turkic-speaking countries. At the same time, it was mentioned that implementation of systemized and continuous PR is important for operations of every organization and company.
Head of the Public Relations Department of Azerfon LLC Aziz Akhundov hailed the importance of the 1st Baku Forum of PR Specialists from Turkic-speaking Countries in terms of discussing new tendencies in the sphere of PR: “This forum is important in terms of promoting Azerbaijani products in the Turkic-speaking countries along with the rest of the world. These kinds of events help bringing together professionals to share experiences, and discuss future steps”.
The main purpose of the Forum is to expand cooperation between the PR professionals from Turkic-speaking countries, discuss the strategic approaches, existing problems and perspectives in the area of PR and support the development of this area.
“Azerfon” LLC (Nar trademark) started its operations on March 21, 2007, and within a short period of time became one of the leading companies of the telecommunications and mobile communication industry of Azerbaijan. The ‘Nar’ brand name was selected as the symbol that resembles the cohesion of the rich cultural and historical heritage of Azerbaijan with the modern life. Being the first operator in the country to introduce the 3G technology, Nar provides the customers with a wide 4G network coverage. With a large network of over 7400 base stations, covering 97 percent of the country’s territory (except for the occupied territories), Nar provides more than 2.2 million subscribers with the highest quality services. According to mobile network benchmarking tests, held in the year 2017, Nar network demonstrated the highest results in the country, in terms of provision of mobile voice services. Testing was conducted by an independent international “P3 Communications” company, and methodology was based on customer experience in using various services.