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Exceptional ICT talent in Qatar recognised in the finale of the Huawei Middle East ICT Competition 2020

Exceptional ICT talent in Qatar recognised in the finale of the Huawei Middle East ICT Competition 2020

The Qatar team bagged the ‘Outstanding Performance’ award at the Huawei Middle East ICT Competition 2020 – described as the largest competition for students and universities in the Middle East, it was announced.

MoTC 'Better Connections' programme provides ICT access to more than 1.5mn workers

MoTC 'Better Connections' programme provides ICT access to more than 1.5mn workers

The Ministry of Transport and Communications (MoTC)'s 'Better Connections' programme has equipped 1,921 information and communications technology (ICT) facilities in expatriate workers’ residences ...

Tanzania eyes Qatari investments in its ICT, energy, other sectors, says envoy

Tanzania eyes Qatari investments in its ICT, energy, other sectors, says envoy

The United Republic of Tanzania is seeking Qatari investments in various sectors following a ‘massive reform’ to transform the East African nation into an industrial economy, its top diplomat in Qatar has said.

Qatar to have first ICT vetting lab in region

Qatar to have first ICT vetting lab in region

In a boost to Qatar’s Cyber Security sector, a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed on Thursday for setting up the Qatar National Laboratory for Technology Vetting ...

Five key ICT features make Al Janoub Stadium unique

Five key ICT features make Al Janoub Stadium unique

Al Janoub Stadium in Al Wakrah City, the latest FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 stadium to be launched, is one of the most technologically advanced arenas of its type in the world.

Call to use technology to improve education

Call to use technology to improve education

Higher education institutions and emerging economies need to share integrated, long-term strategies for education, and to make higher education “much more flexible” ...

Emir, Singapore Prime Minister hold official talks

Emir, Singapore Prime Minister hold official talks

The Singaporean Prime Minister welcomed the Emir and the accompanying delegation in Singapore, stressing the depth of the relations between the two countries and his country's keenness to strengthen and develop them in various fields.

Unesco coding meet to foster youth creativity and entrepreneurship

Unesco coding meet to foster youth creativity and entrepreneurship

Youth in Qatar will have the opportunity to learn and further enhance their skills in developing mobile applications (apps) at a ‘YouthMobile Coding’ workshop scheduled next month, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (Unesco) has announced.

Qatar ranks 27th on Networked Readiness Index

Qatar ranks 27th on Networked Readiness Index

Qatar has been ranked 27th among the most networked nations in the world and second among Arab countries in the 2016 edition of the “Global Information Technology Report” (GITR) published by the World Economic Forum.

Qatar's commercial sector to spend $2.8bn on ICT by 2019

Qatar's commercial sector to spend $2.8bn on ICT by 2019

For more than a decade now, Qatar’s investments in state-of-the art ICT infrastructure, skills development and e-government have created a positive impact on all sectors in the state

500 teachers across Qatar attend Education Conference

500 teachers across Qatar attend Education Conference

More than 500 teachers from schools across Qatar attended the 7th Annual Exploring ICT in Education Conference, which concluded at College of the North Atlantic - Qatar (CNA-Q).

Vodafone rolls out hybrid power systems

Vodafone rolls out hybrid power systems

Vodafone Qatar is rolling out a number of hybrid power systems across its sites as part of the company’s energy efficiency measures and new networks technologies that will help reduce its carbon footprint in the country.