UAE Succeeding Fourth Time for ITU Council Membership

UAE Succeeding Fourth Time for ITU Council Membership

The UAE has been elected four time in a row for the ITU Council membership and representing Asia and Australia region as E Area in ITU. International Telecommunications Union has 13 seats in the area (E). Additionally, the UAE secured 164 votes. UAE Succeeding Fourth Time for ITU Council Membership

Furthermore, the elected countries for Area E included Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Australia, China, India, Indonesia, Iran, Japan, South Korea, Pakistan, the Philippines and Thailand.

UAE Succeeding Fourth Time for ITU Council Membership

Hamad Obaid Al Mansoori, TRA director general, said:

The UAE’s election for the ITU Council confirms the UAE’s leading role in shaping the future, and the great trust it has received by other countries. The UAE has become a key player in all international forums and is actively contributing to the development of strategies and plans on which the world of tomorrow will be built.

He further added that:

The UAE is keen to spread security and prosperity among all countries in the world. Over the next four years, the UAE will activate all decisions and proposals adopted by the ITU aimed at achieving sustainable development and reaching a more secure, stable and prosperous word.

Furthermore, this fourth time winning results shows the UAE’s leading position in the global ICT sector. Additionally, it has been a key supports of all the development struggle in the world.

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