Saudi Arabia and Iraq Strengthen Cooperation in Fields of Digital Economy and Digital Government

Riyadh, Minister of Communications and Information Technology Eng. Abdullah bin Amer Al-Swaha met here today with Minister of Communications of the Republic of Iraq Arkan Shihab Al-Shaibani and the accompanying delegation, in the presence of Iraqi Ambassador to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Dr. Abdulsattar Al-Janabi.

During the meeting, ways of strengthening cooperation between the two brotherly countries in the field of the digital economy and digital government were discussed.

The meeting reviewed the leading Saudi experience in the fields of digital transformation and the development of communications and infrastructure, which contributed to enhance achieving advanced positions by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in this field, and supporting the expansion of the Saudi technology companies in the Iraqi markets.

The meeting was attended by a number of senior Saudi officials.

On the sidelines of the meeting, the Saudi-Iraqi Technical Forum was held, in which the Technology Agency reviewed the trends and initiatives in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, while some Saudi technology companies shed light on the promising investment opportunities, in addition to the technical services provided.

Source: Saudi Press Agency