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Telecom progress critical to knowledge economy: PM | Qatar Tribune

Telecom progress critical to knowledge economy: PM | Qatar Tribune | ITU in the News | Scoop.it

Achieving technological advancement in telecommunications is high on Qatar's agenda in its quest to become a knowledge-based economy, Prime Minister and Minister of Interior HE Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al Thani said on opening ITU Telecom World.

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China further develops new navigation satellite system

This post was originally published on this site This image, taken in March 2016, shows the 22nd Beidou satellite being prepared for stacking at Xichang, China. China has further developed an advanced navigation satellite system, called Beidou, which can be used in search and rescue missions. “China has mastered the core technology of space payload …
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Essential functions in rail telecommunication network modelling

Essential functions in rail telecommunication network modelling | ITU in the News | Scoop.it
[Sponsored] Due to the advent of high capacity bandwidth technology, an innovative approach to mapping new age Synchronous Data Hierarchy (SDH) in rail networks is needed.
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International Telecommunication Union forms group of experts to examine the issue of net neutrality - ET Telecom

International Telecommunication Union forms group of experts to examine the issue of net neutrality - ET Telecom | ITU in the News | Scoop.it
ITU, a specialised agency of the United Nations, has formed a group of experts to look at the contentious issue of net neutrality
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Cyberattacks: The Biggest Threat To OPEC

Cyberattacks: The Biggest Threat To OPEC | ITU in the News | Scoop.it
As OPEC countries adopt automation and digital technology, the cartel is becoming increasingly vulnerable to cyberattacks
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ITU Telecom World 2017: Exploring Opportunities in Smart Digital Transformation

ITU Telecom World 2017: Exploring Opportunities in Smart Digital Transformation | ITU in the News | Scoop.it
<em><strong>An Interaction with ITU | TelecomDrive.com</strong></em>

<strong>The International Telecommunications Union’s authority and experience
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Broadband "remarkable tool" to serve the global good, says UN Secretary-General António Guterres | telecomkh

Broadband "remarkable tool" to serve the global good, says UN Secretary-General António Guterres | telecomkh | ITU in the News | Scoop.it
Broadband access was recognized last week as critical to achievement of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, with the call to action to ensure access for all or risk that some vulnerable populations could fall deeper into the digital divide.
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UNN Participation in The World Telecommunication Development Conference

UNN Participation in The World Telecommunication Development Conference | ITU in the News | Scoop.it
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Sudan: Al-Mirghani Leads Sudan Delegation Participating in World Telecommunication Development Conference in Argentina

Sudan: Al-Mirghani Leads Sudan Delegation Participating in World Telecommunication Development Conference in Argentina | ITU in the News | Scoop.it
The State Minister at the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology Ibrahim Al Mirghani is due to lead Sudan delegation participating in the World Telecommunication Development Conference (WTDC- 17), which is scheduled to be held in Buenos Aires, Argentina during 9-20 of the current October.
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Argentina launches "Electronic Visa" for international conference participants

Argentina launches "Electronic Visa" for international conference participants | ITU in the News | Scoop.it
Argentina launches "Electronic Visa" for international conference participants. Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores y Culto
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Kazakh Information Minister Abayev takes part in WTDC-17

Kazakh Information Minister Abayev takes part in WTDC-17 | ITU in the News | Scoop.it
ASTANA. KAZINFORM - During his working trip to Buenos Aires Minister of Information and Communication of Kazakhstan Dauren Abayev participated in the work of the World Telecommunication Development Conference (WTDC-17), Kazinform has learnt from the ministry. 
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Zimbabwe: Govt Committed to Investment in ICTs

Zimbabwe: Govt Committed to Investment in ICTs | ITU in the News | Scoop.it
Column - WE meet once again under the umbrella of the ITU, to share experiences, reminisce over progress of the ICT Sector for the four years gone by, consider programmes and strategies and ultimately set a trajectory for ICT Growth, Development and Integration, in the next four-year cycle, for the betterment of mankind. This is Indeed a noble task for a good cause.
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Zimbabwe: 1 300 Schools to Be Connected to Internet | Zobo.co.za:South Africa News, Updated Every Minute

[The Herald] Government has started connecting 1 300 schools to Internet to further improve the country's literacy levels through provision of quality education and ease access to information. Information, Communication Technology, Postal and Courier Services Minister Cde Supa Mandiwanzira said this yesterday while addressing delegates at the World Telecommunication Development Conference (WTDC) underway in Buenos Aires i
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Government promises to connect 1 300 schools to the Internet - Techzim

Government promises to connect 1 300 schools to the Internet - Techzim | ITU in the News | Scoop.it
In a speech at WTDC, the Minister of ICT, Postal and Courier Services Hon Mandiwanzira promised to connect 1300 more schools to the Internet.
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Introduction to Open and social Innovation and how to get started

Introduction to Open and social Innovation and how to get started | ITU in the News | Scoop.it
This article was originally published in the GIZ publication “10 trends in open innovation - How to leverage social media fo
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President Ilham Aliyev received Secretary General of International Telecommunication Union

President Ilham Aliyev received Secretary General of International Telecommunication Union | ITU in the News | Scoop.it
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has received Secretary General of the International Telecommunication Union Houlin Zhao
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ENISA Publishes Report on Recommendations for Data Protection Certification Mechanisms Under the GDPR

On 27 November 2017, the European Union Agency for Network and Information Security (“ENISA”) published a report on Recommendations on European Data Protection Certificatio
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Buenos Aires to host WTDC-17 | DigiAnalysys

Buenos Aires to host WTDC-17 | DigiAnalysys | ITU in the News | Scoop.it
Buenos Aires will host the ITU’s World Telecommunication Development Conference (WTDC-17) from 9-20 October 2017. Under the theme, ICT for Sustainable Development Goals – ICT④SDGs, WTDC-17 represents a unique opportunity for the international community to gather together and discuss the future of...
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Al-Mirghani leads Sudan delegation participating in World Telecommunication Development Conference in Argentina | Sudan Commerce News

The State Minister at the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology Ibrahim Al Mirghani is due to lead Sudan delegation participating i
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Support New Ways of Working To Connect The World

Support New Ways of Working To Connect The World | ITU in the News | Scoop.it
The World Telecommunications Conference (WTDC) begins today. This is a key moment to remind the world that together we can shape a digital future that puts humanity at the heart of the Internet.  But to do this we need your help. Help send the message that to close the digital divide we’ll need new
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ITU International Telecommunication Union : Telecommunication Development Sector marks its 25th Anniversary

ITU International Telecommunication Union : Telecommunication Development Sector marks its 25th Anniversary | ITU in the News | Scoop.it
ICT④SDGs; and the other on the future of the digital economy. Both were chaired by Andrés Ibarra, Minister of Modernization of Argentina.


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Zimbabwe: 1 300 Schools to Be Connected to Internet

Zimbabwe: 1 300 Schools to Be Connected to Internet | ITU in the News | Scoop.it
Government has started connecting 1 300 schools to Internet to further improve the country's literacy levels through provision of quality education and ease access to information. Information, Communication Technology, Postal and Courier Services Minister Cde Supa Mandiwanzira said this yesterday while addressing delegates at the World Telecommunication Development Conference (WTDC) underway in Buenos Aires in Argentina.
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ICTs, sustainability and development

ICTs, sustainability and development | ITU in the News | Scoop.it
I am delighted to see my chapter on ICTs, sustainability and development just published in the ITU’s new book on ICT-Centric Economic Growth, Innovation and Job Creation launched yesterday at…
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