The Deputy Chairman of the General Authority for Communications and Information Technology, Khalid Al-Kandari, and the Director of the Legal Department of the Iraqi Ministry of Communications Emad Al-Shammari, signed an agreement on the project of the regional communications corridor.
Al-Kandari told a news conference on Wednesday that the project is to connect the international maritime cables between the eastern and western regions, through the Arabian Gulf and from Kuwait, Iraq and Turkey.
Al-Kandari added that the project will develop the infrastructure of Kuwait and establish a global headquarters in the field of communications, in addition to providing many opportunities for employment and investment for international companies.
Al Shammari said the agreement is working to create a regional corridor for communications and modern technology in the Middle East through Iraq, given its location.
Shammari stressed the interest of the two countries in this project because of its importance in achieving revenues, employment opportunities and investment that contribute to the development of the two countries.