Riyadh-- Hosted by the Digital Cooperation Organization, Secretary General of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), Jassem Mohamed Albudaiwi, participated in the 2nd General Assembly on February 5, 2023, in Riyadh, in the presence of ministers of the member states of the Digital Cooperation Organization.
During the meeting, several topics were discussed, most notably strategic plans and initiatives aimed at promoting digital prosperity in all countries, the status of the digital economy, and the challenges facing all countries in achieving digital growth and development globally.
The GCC Secretary General stressed the role played by the Digital Cooperation Organization to highlight the importance of digital development in enabling countries to keep pace with the rapid growth of the digital economy, through progression and innovation, as well as the continued development of strategies and programmes to promote digital development to provide countries and the business community with tremendous opportunities created by the rise of the digital economy and to transform economies with new and promising opportunities.
He also praised the outcomes of the General Assembly meeting, which seeks to encourage digital and economic cooperation between countries of the world, taking advantage of digitization opportunities to achieve their social goals and accelerate the comprehensive growth of the global digital economy.
Source: Saudi Press Agency