Tele-communication technology playing pivotal role in economy of Pakistan: President

383
APP62-30 ISLAMABAD: October 30 - Telenor Group CEO Sigve Brekke along with his delegation called on President Mamnoon Hussain at the Aiwan-e-Sadr. Minister of State for Information Technology Ms. Anusha Rahman is also present. APP

 

ISLAMABAD, Oct 30 (APP):President Mamnoon Hussain Monday said that the telecommunication technology was playing a pivotal role in the economy of Pakistan and due to this technology unprecedented developmental process was going on in the health, education, economy, agriculture and a number of other fields.
The President stated this while talking to the president and chief executive officer of
Telenor Group Sigve Brekke, who along with his delegation called on him here at the Awan e Sadr. Minister of State for Information Technology Anusha Rehman Khan and other high officials were also present.
The President said that revolutionary changes were being coming in the field of telecommunication following the introduction of 3G and 4G technologies in Pakistan.
He said that Telenor, with cooperation of local universities could set up a research centre
in the field of tele-communication for promoting research activities.
The President said that the present government had introduced a number of incentives
for investors and the foreign investors could get maximum benefit from it.