QATAR HOSTS G.C.C. E-GOVERNMENT EXECUTIVE MEETING

DOHA, Qatar, Qatar is hosting the 19th meeting of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) E-Government Executive Committee.

The two-day meeting discusses the progress made on GCC e-government initiatives and the General-Secretariat report, on the implementation of the 18th meeting’s decisions, according to Qatar News Agency (QNA).

CEO of Bahrain’s Informatics and E-Government Authority, Mohammed Ali Al Qaed, said, the meeting discussed a number of working papers, submitted by member states.

Papers from UAE, Morocco, Bahrain and Kuwait were also reviewed during the meeting.

Qatar’s Assistant Undersecretary for Information Technology Affairs, in the Ministry of Transport and Communications, Hassan Al Sayed, said that, the ministry’s MADA Assistive Technology Centre, has submitted a paper, showing Qatar’s experience and the unified framework for e-Accessibility to persons with special needs.

Source: NAM NEWS NETWORK