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Qatar Ranks Third in Arab World on Global Cybersecurity Index 2018
Monday, April 15, 2019

Qatar has achieved high rankings in terms of cybersecurity and ranked third in the Arab world and 17th globally on the Global Cybersecurity Index 2018 released recently by the UN’s International Telecommunication Union (ITU).

Qatar’s presence felt at Seatrade Cruise Global Expo in Miami
Sunday, April 14, 2019

A Qatari delegation comprising five government and private sector parties led by the Ministry of Transport and Communication, Qatar National Tourism Council (QNTC), and Qatar Ports, participated in the Seatrade Cruise Global Expo and Conference, which concluded in Miami, US recently.

Qatar Makes Region’s First-Ever G5 Phone Call
Saturday, April 13, 2019

Qatar has become the first country in the region to have conducted the first-ever phone call through G5 network.

Minister Meets with Eswatini, Ukrainian Ambassadors
Tuesday, April 9, 2019

HE Minister held separate meetings here today with Their Excellencies the Ambassadors Mr. Felizwe Dlamini of Eswatini and Mr. Yevhen Mykytenko of Ukraine.

Ministry Participates in "2019 Procurement"
Sunday, March 31, 2019

The Ministry is participating in the 4th Government Procurement & Contracting Conference & Exhibition (Moushtarayat 2019), which opened yesterday and closes tomorrow, at the Doha Exhibition and Convention Center (DECC)

Ministry Holds Second QGDTP Annual Event
Tuesday, March 26, 2019

The Ministry of Transport and Communications (MOTC) held its second annual event of the Qatar Digital Government Training Program (QDGTP) at Mondrian Doha Hotel today, under the patronage of HE Prime Minister and Interior Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani.

MOTC Minister Meets with Iraqi Communications Minister
Thursday, March 21, 2019

HE Minister of Transport and Communications Jassim Saif Ahmed Al Sulaiti met here today with the Iraqi Minister of Communications, Naeem Thjeel al-Rubaie

Ministry launches National Authentication System 1.1
Sunday, March 17, 2019

MOTC has launched a National Authentication System “Tawtheeq” that targets the management and governance of the digital identity of individuals and businesses that use websites and online applications to access government e-services.

Ministry Unveils its Integrated Automated Fare Collection, Ticketing System
Wednesday, March 13, 2019

The Ministry unveiled its Integrated Automated Fare Collection and Ticketing System for public transportation by signing the project contract today with (GBM) Qatar in partnership with MSI Global of Singapore.

Minister Meets with Switzerland Ambassador
Monday, March 11, 2019

HE Minister of Transport and Communications Jassim Saif Ahmed Al-Sulaiti held talks here today with HE the Ambassador of Switzerland Mr. Edgar Doerig

Ministry Hosts Govt Entities at Microsoft Framework Agreement Workshop
Tuesday, March 5, 2019

MOTC has recently hosted more than 200 IT specialists from various government entities at an interactive workshop that covered the mechanisms and tools that are available in MOTC’s Microsoft Framework Agreement...

Qatar-EU Comprehensive Air Transport Agreement Initialed
Monday, March 4, 2019

The State of Qatar and the EU initialed a Comprehensive Air Transport Agreement at the European Commission headquarters in Brussels today. HE Minister and HE European Commission Vice-President for Jobs, witnessed the signing event.