Next week on Monday, October 19, the Qatar’s e-Commerce Forum 2015, organized by the Ministry of Information and Communications Technology, will be held bringing together businesses, policymakers, and e-commerce service providers to address the trends and developments in global e-commerce and the state of e-commerce in Qatar.
The tech startup scene is new to Qatar. A country totally blessed with natural resources, is just taking the right turn to diversify its economy. A recent study ranked Doha as a city under the category of “Experimenter” in the area of initiatives implemented for technology, innovation and entrepreneurship. I, for one, don’t disagree too […]
During my tour in ITU Telecom World 2014 that was held from December 7th to 10th in Doha, the topic of smart utilities and especially Smart Cities caught my attention, so I decided to do some research on smart cities and the new development in this field. First, what is a smart city? Simply, it’s […]
On Sunday 7th of December, the ITU Telecom World 2014 was launched in Qatar with a high tech beautiful opening ceremony that was attended by more than 50 ministers from across the globe. During the first and second days, I had the privilege of taking a tour around the exhibition hall where many countries and […]
The past fifty years have witnessed the inception of information and communication technologies (ICTs) and the huge leap mankind took in its development. This led to the need for an international organization to support the growth in this field and to ease the access to these types of technologies across the globe. The International Telecommunication […]