2022-01-21 - الجمعة

The Minister of Digital Economy discusses with his Egyptian and Iraqi counterparts ways of cooperation

The Minister of Digital Economy discusses with his Egyptian and Iraqi counterparts ways of cooperation
Nayrouz News Agency : The Minister of Digital Economy and Entrepreneurship Ahmed Hanandeh discussed, in Cairo yesterday evening, with the Egyptian Minister of Communications and Information Technology, Dr. Amr Talaat and Iraqi Communications Arkan Shehab Al-Shaibani, ways to enhance cooperation and strengthen tripartite relations in the fields of communications and information technology.
 The meeting was attended by the Kingdom's ambassador to Egypt, Amjad Al-Adayleh, and the deputy chairman of the Board of Commissioners of the Jordan Telecommunications Regulatory Commission, Dr. Nayel Al-Adwan.
 The talks are based on the results of the tripartite summits held throughout the year under the auspices of the leaders of the three countries, which emphasized the importance of implementing a package of cooperation projects between them, as well as strengthening partnership, deepening coordination, cooperation and joint strategic integration.
 A ministry statement said today, Monday, that it was discussed that the three brotherly countries cooperate with each other to work on studying the possibility of establishing an "interconnection system" between Iraq, Jordan and Egypt, to exchange international traffic to and from Europe and the countries of the world.
 The discussions also included the possibility of cooperation in joint projects and initiatives in the field of artificial intelligence applications through the exchange of experiences and best practices between the three brotherly countries, and exploring possible cooperation opportunities in the field of digital skills and support for entrepreneurship, in order to build a wide range of young talents in the field of technologies. Emerging and collaborating on ICT strategies for capacity building.
 During the talks, the ministers stressed the importance of maintaining coordination to serve the relations between the three brotherly countries, and the importance of consolidating these relations in the field of communications and information technology, and for the benefit of the peoples of the three countries, in light of the technological development and the fourth industrial revolution that the world is witnessing. It can be used to address the challenges facing societies.
 For his part, Al-Hanandeh explained that this tripartite meeting is a very important opportunity to work on finding real partnerships, programs and projects that are in the interest of all parties, by taking advantage of the strengths and advantages that are unique to each of the three countries, in a way that contributes to supporting our youth and our economy all.
 He stressed that the ICT sector in the three countries can play an important role in strengthening the historical ties that unite these countries, pointing out that the world is witnessing a stage of intellectual, social, political and digital transformation, where digital transformation is the basis of transformation processes in light of the new concepts that it is witnessing. the world, stressing the importance of empowering and supporting young people in the framework of strengthening the partnership between the three countries