Tech Global shows interest in provincial IT sector schemes: Atif Khan


Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Minister for Science and Information Technology Atif Khan has said that e-governance, one window citizen facility centers, internet connectivity and advanced digital skills training for youth are among the top priorities which will not only ensure transparency in the province but also educate the youth about advanced digital skills.
This, he said, during a meeting with a delegation led by chief executive officer George Mikaberidze of Russia’s technology giant, Tech Global (TG), here on Monday.
Secretary Science & Information Technology Managing Director Khyber Pakhtunkhwa IT Board and other concerned officials were also present on the occasion. The Russian delegation was apprised in detail about various projects related to digitization in the province.
Atif Khan said that Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government is spending 8 billion PKR to train one lakh youths in Information Technology sector which would boost digital economy of the province.
TG CEO Mikaberidze applauded the steps taken by the provincial government towards digitization and showed great interest in investing in various Information Technology sector schemes.