IT Ministry to join hands with Huawei for national ICT plan

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Zubair Qureshi

Islamabad

On the directions of Federal Minister for Information Technology and Telecommunication, Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui, Federal Secretary Ministry of IT Shoaib Ahmad Siddiqui on Thursday held meeting with the top management of Huawei to appraise the current status of ICT and technology in Pakistan with a view to chalk out a digital transformation plan for Pakistan.
Matters related to Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) and e-governance were discussed during the meeting.
The team Huawei also briefed the Federal Secretary Ministry of IT about their services in the field of ICT and e-governance.
It was agreed in the meeting that Ministry of IT would jointly work with Huawei for enhancement of national ICT plan and e-governance initiatives to improve governance and public service delivery in Pakistan.
Huawei is the leading telecom provider in the world and also a leading ICT infrastructure development company in Pakistan. The meeting was also attended by the senior officers of the Ministry of IT.