Quotes: MENA   Enter Symbol: NewsLetter: Search: advanced

Comex 2014 begins with focus on digitisation, e-governance  Join our daily free Newsletter

MENAFN - Muscat Daily - 08/04/2014
No. of Ratings : 0
Add to Mixx!



(MENAFN - Muscat Daily) Comex 2014, under the theme, 'Fostering Your e-Lifestyle, Shaping Your Tomorrow', began on Monday. The telecom and technology show was inaugurated by Dr Yahya bin Mahfoudh al Manthri, chairman of the State Council, and will continue until April 11.

With its three main pavilions “ government services, Comex business, and Comex shopper “ the exhibition aims to showcase the latest technologies in the field of Information and communications technology (ICT), to empower SMEs through ICT, and to encourage society to use IT. The five-day exhibition is being held under the patronage of e.oman and has been organised by OITE Trade Fairs.

A total of 36 government entities are participating in the e-government services section and are showcasing the latest initiatives that promote digitisation in Oman. 

Government institutions from Kuwait, UAE, Jordan, Singapore, Lithuania, and Estonia are also taking part in the expo.

Dr Manthri said, ''The efforts being put forward by ITA are much appreciated and that was clearly seen with the participation of students.''

The event is also accompanied by Comex Conference 2014, which will be held on Tuesday and Wednesday at Golden Tulip Seeb Hotel, under the patronage of H E Dr Saud bin Salim al Balushi, Undersecretary for Educational Planning and Human Resources Development in the Ministry of Education. This year's conference will be held under the theme 'Mobility', focusing on real time communication applications and services available for businesses.

The conference will bring together experts from different domains and engage in positive discussions towards creating a blueprint for Oman's ICT development.

15 Indian IT firms to showcase products

Fifteen Indian IT companies are participating in Comex 2014. A press release said that COMEX's India pavilion, under the aegis of the Electronics and Software Promotion Council of India, features a wide range of electronic products and cutting-edge technology equipment


 


Muscat Daily




  MENA News Headlines
 Jan 27 2015 - Saudi- Dawn of a new era under King SalmanArab News
(MENAFN - Arab News) A new era dawned in Saudi Arabia on Monday under the leadership of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman as citizens across the country expressed their confidence in the ...

 Jan 27 2015 - Saudi- Salman Obama set for strategic talksArab News
(MENAFN - Arab News) Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman will hold talks in Riyadh on Tuesday with US President Barack Obama on major regional and international issues a Royal Court ...

 Jan 27 2015 - SAGIA: Smooth transition highlights KSA's stabilityArab News
(MENAFN - Arab News) Saudi Arabia is committed to creating a world-class environment for investors said Abdullatif A. Al-Othman governor of the Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority.'The smooth ...

 Jan 27 2015 - Israeli Navy Sinks Palestinian Fishing Boat in Gaza, Kidnaps 4 FishermenQatar News Agency
(MENAFN - QNA) A Palestinian fishing boat drowned after Israeli navy ships fired rounds of live ammunition at it in Palestinian waters, west of Gaza city. The soldiers also kidnapped four ...

 Jan 27 2015 - Iraqs Shiite militias killed 70 civilians after IS rollback: Sunni leadersArab News
(MENAFN - Arab News) BAGHDAD: Sunni politicians and tribal chiefs from Iraq's eastern Diyala province accused Shiite militias on Monday of killing more than 70 unarmed civilians who had fled clashes ...

 Jan 27 2015 - Saudi- Infrastructure investment to continueArab News
(MENAFN - Arab News) Heavy spending on infrastructure education training and job creation initiatives would continue under Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman an expert said here.Mazen ...

 Jan 27 2015 - Saudi- Courts have SR6bn backlog of finance casesArab News
(MENAFN - Arab News) The Ministry of Justice has called on judges to deal with lawsuits involving commercial papers and other financial instruments even if these documents do not have the prescribed ...

 Jan 27 2015 - Saudi- SCTA suspends ongoing tourism festivalsArab News
(MENAFN - Arab News) The Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities (SCTA) has decided to suspend the ongoing and planned tourism festivals in the Kingdom to mark the death of King Abdullah who ...

 Jan 27 2015 - Stray bullet hits boy 5 in RiyadhArab News
(MENAFN - Arab News) A five-year-old boy is in intensive care at a hospital in Riyadh after being struck by a stray bullet which is now lodged in his skull.Sultan bin Berm bin Abdul Aziz is being ...

 Jan 27 2015 - Saudi- Crown Prince Muqrin 'saved my daughter'Arab News
(MENAFN - Arab News) A 60-year-old Madinah woman says Crown Prince Muqrin saved the life of her daughter when he was governor of the city.Umm Mohammed a resident of Al-Ais province in Madinah said ...

more...


 






Google

Click to Apply

 
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network

MENAFN News Market Data Countries Tools Section  
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network
Arabic MENAFN

Main News
News By Industry
News By Country

Islamic Finance News
Private Equity News

How-To Guides
Technology Section

Travel Section

Search News

Market Indices
Quotes & Charts

Global Indices
Arab Indices

Commodoties

Oil & Energy

Currencies Cross Rates
Currencies Updates
Currency Converter

USA Stocks
Arab Stocks
 

Algeria 
Bahrain 
Egypt 
Iraq
Jordan 
Kuwait 
Lebanon
Morocco 
Oman 
Palestine
Qatar 
Saudi Arabia 
Syria
Tunisia 
UAE 
Yemen

Weather
Economic Calendar
Financial Glossary


Financial Calculators

RSS Feeds [XML]

Corporate Monitor

Events

Real Estate
Submit Your Property

Arab Research
Buy a Research

Press Releases
Submit your PR

Join Newsletters


 
© 2014 menafn.com All Rights Reserved.  Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Advertise | About MENAFN | Career Opportunities | Feedback | Help