The council of Arab Ministers of Communications too Information Technology (ICT) named Riyadh every bit the Arab world’s get-go digital working capital missive of the alphabet for 2020. This was announced inwards a coming together inwards Ritz-Carlton hotel inwards the kingdom’s working capital missive of the alphabet metropolis Riyadh.
The council’s determination to cite Riyadh was based on the Saudi Arabia’s component subdivision inwards promoting the role of digital technologies to heighten education, healthcare, community welfare too socioeconomic evolution which resulted inwards the increment of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) to 4% inwards Information too Technology sector.
Riyadh Named Arab World’s First Digital Capital
Riyadh Digital Capital
The Kingdom’s ICT sector is the largest inwards the Arab world, too is ranked 13th globally. It is ane of the highest social media usages inwards the world. The mesh user penetration has increased to 93% where every bit the global average is 53%.
Saudi Arabia is the get-go province inwards the Middle East too North Africa (MENA) share to adopt 5G technology.