NTRA will partake in specialized workshop on: "Enhancing Access to ICT Services in Rural and Urban Areas" that is organized by the Telecommunications Regulatory Commission (TRC), in cooperation with GSMA and ITU-Arabic and will be held on 13 and 14 March 2017.
The workshop is held as per the outputs and recommendations of 14th meeting of the Arab Regulators Network (AREGNET) that was held in Amman in the period from 25 to 27 April 2016 which was attended by the National Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (NTRA). This meeting also comes as part and parcel of a series of events and activities organized by TRC during the period of its chairmanship of the AREGNET as it sought, during that term, to promote capacity building and exchange of knowledge and expertise among the member states.
The workshop intends to highlight and put special focus on the regulatory and technical aspects that would enhance access to ICT services in rural and urban areas. Furthermore, the workshop agenda will include a number of presentations including best International practices, countries expertise, ITU role and related initiatives in the Arab region.