Bahrain’s technically advanced position stimulates investments: Al Hujairy


Mr. Ahmed Al Hujairy, advisor of Bahrain Society for Technology Companies (BTECH), and Internet Society -Bahrain chapter chairman stressed the significance of promoting the content of the Gulf States Institute in Washington (AGSIW) report, that highlights Bahrain’s achievements in various fields of digital technology, in order to attract more investors and increasing networking with institutions and global economic decision-making circles and accelerating the process of digital transformation. He added that the vision and efforts of His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince and Prime Minister, have resulted in placing the Kingdom of Bahrain — despite its small geographical area — on the global map in the field of a sustainable economy built on knowledge. Al Hujairy noted that the development of communications and transportation has facilitated the movement of money and business performance around the world, and this is an increasing challenge for traditional rentier economies, and at the same time a window of opportunity for digital economies that depend on innovation in the digital field and the export of digital goods and services such as AI techniques and FinTech, mobile applications, video games and ads via social networks.

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