Iraq in the first digital forum in the Middle East

Saturday 29th June 2019 - 16:26

Iraq in the first digital forum in the Middle East

Oman - INA

Deputy Prime Minister for Economic Affairs, Minister of Finance Fuad Hussein, Minister of Communications Naim al-Rubaie, and Ambassador of Iraq in Jordan, Al-Suhailimatloun, the Iraqi delegation, the correspondent of the Iraqi News Agency said.

The idea of ​​establishing a digital forum revolves around the development of the digital economy and entrepreneurship in the Mashreq countries, organized by the Ministry of the Digital Economy and Entrepreneurship in Jordan in cooperation with the World Bank with the participation of government and private sector partners from Jordan, Lebanon and Iraq as well as executives from international and regional businesses and investors.

The forum represents a unique opportunity to help the economies of the Mashreq countries address many of the social and economic challenges to achieving sustainable economic growth through the digital economy, which is the present of economic activities, the Deputy Prime Minister for Economic Affairs told INA. And its future, given its impact on raising productivity, enhancing efficiency, and improving governance and transparency.