CITC Stresses that Importance of Enabling Saudi Youths is among Important ICT Skills

Wednesday 1438/12/22 - 2017/09/13
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Riyadh, Dhul-Hijjah 22, 1438 H., September 13, 2017, SPA -- Communications and Information Technology Commission (CITC) stressed that National Transformational Program 2020 includes strategic aims in the field of communications and information technology, including developing the infrastructure of communications and information technology, broadband, innovation in advanced technologies, investment in the digital economy, national human resources, building an effective generation using the latest technologies and establishing a knowledge-based economy in line with the Kingdom Vision 2030 through a public-private partnership.
During a ceremony of launching Huawei Competition in 2017 ICT skills for university students, CITC Acting Governor Eng. Majed bin Mohammed Al-Maziad pointed out importance of the social contribution through all its partners in the sector in order to enable the Saudi youths acquire the most important ICT skills, lauding Huawei's efforts in developing the skills of the young talents in the ICT field in the Kingdom.
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