2003 News Story

Kingdom forging ahead with information technology

Minister of Telecommunications and Information Technology Muhammad Mullah, in an interview published today in the Egyptian daily 'Alam Al-Youm', confirmed that the Kingdom is adopting information technology to achieve its development goals and prepare future generations to meet contemporary challenges. He made reference to Crown Prince Abdullah's computerization project that is helping students build up their knowledge, and noted the role of the private sector in encouraging investment, both domestic and foreign, in the field of telecommunications and information technology.