Fawad lauds Huawei’s coop in ICTs

The Nation  |  May 06, 2021

ISLAMABAD - Chaudhry Fawad Hussain, Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting, in a meeting with a delegation comprising senior representatives from Huawei Technologies led by Vice President (Middle East Region) Spacelee stressed the need for cooperation between Huawei and Ministry of Information in the realm of technology, digitalization and effective implementation of E-Governance in the different government institutions of Pakistan. The Minister appreciated Huawei’s contribution for the development of ICT industry in Pakistan. He said the government’s plan for a paperless official working environment is being pursued vigorously. Emphasizing the need to follow e-governance, he said all-out efforts would be made for provision of broadband and internet services aiming at a broader outreach, both for the general public and the government. The Minister also apprised the delegation about the government's initiative to establish media technology university and said that Huawei's cooperation would be welcomed in establishing state-of-the-art, technically well equipped modern education institution. The delegation briefed the Minister on various investment projects being undertaken by Huawei Technologies in Pakistan. They assured the Minister that Huawei would continue to introduce its secure and reliable applications and latest technologies in Pakistan. 

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