Saudi Arabia, Singapore strengthen partnership in digital innovation, economy and entrepreneurship
Minister of Communications and Information Technology Eng. Abdullah Bin Amer Al-Swaha, concluded his Asian tour by visiting a number of Singaporean government agencies, universities, major technology companies, and investment capital funds.
This visit aimed to highlight the investment opportunities in the digital economy and innovation in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and to shed light on the Kingdom's Vision 2030, and its role in acceleration of the transformation towards a vital digital society, a thriving digital economy, and a pioneering and ambitious digital government.
During the visit, the minister and his accompanying delegation met with the Singaporean Minister for Manpower and Second Minister for Trade and Industry; the president of the Enterprise Singapore; the leaders of the Action Community for Entrepreneurship (ACE) in Singapore; the president of the JTC; the CEO of the INSIGNIAVC; the CEO of the Jungle Ventures; the CEO of the VERTEX; and the president of the NTU Singapore.
During the meetings, Eng. Al-Swaha and his accompanying delegation discussed highlighting the investment opportunities in the digital economy and innovation; enhancing cooperation; transferring and localizing expertise to suit the business environment in Saudi Arabia; the opportunities for cooperation and expansion in the Kingdom’s market in the digital fields; the development of Saudi talents; and cooperation in the areas of government digital transformation and innovation.