Event dedicated to the important issues of translation in Turkology
November 9, 2016

An open seminar-conference titled “Important issues of translation in Turkology” has been organised by the International Turkic Academy within the framework of the Eurasian Book Fair – 2016 that is taking place in Astana from 9th to 12th November.

In his opening speech President of the International Turkic Academy Darkhan Qydyrali gave interesting data as regards the role played by linguistic translation in the development of various civilisations.

At the event well-known statesman and turkologist Myrzatay Joldasbekov, member of the Aksakals’ board of the Tirkic Council, professor Adil Akhmetov, professor of the N.Nazarbayev University, turkologist Yulay Shamiloglu, former Chairman of TurkPA’s Social, Cultural and Humanitarian Commission Gharifollah Esim and other scholars gave their speeches and participated in the discussions.

A number of scientific books published by the International Turkic Academy were officially presented.

TurkPA Secretary general Jandos Asanov, who attended the event, in his speech said that TurkPA paid attention to the translation issues and is supportive of work being carried out in this field.