The Ministry of Technology and Communications “MTC” celebrated in Sas Center for Mobile Apps Development the honoring of 62 trainees who completed specialized training in IT including the 11th batch of SAS mobile apps development training, 17th batch of SAS Virtual Reality training, Najeh training program for job seekers in the field of IT infrastructure and Najeh program for employees in the field of website development. the celebration was attended by Dr. Salim bin Sultan Al Ruzaiqi, CEO of MTC along with the trainees and MTC’s management.
A tangible movement toward free and open source computer software has been witnessed in many countries within several sectors of education and economics. This type of software has great potential to provoke innovation and maximize knowledge sharing among technology communities around the world, eliminating all financial and intellectual borders due to its characteristics of enabling modifications and development by any programmer.
The Public Authority for Manpower Register in cooperation with the Ministry of Technology and Communications launched the National Integrated Manpower Register (NIMR) Portal, to improve interconnection procedures with the relevant parties, reduce the amount of forms required from users to complete the service and increase transparency in the services provided by the Authority. The portal was launched under the patronage of HE Sultan Bin Salim Al Habsi, Chairman of the board of the National Employment Center (NEC).
The Ministry of Health (MOH) and the Ministry of Technology & Communications (MTC) launched the actual implementation phase of the ‘Artificial Intelligence in breast cancer detection’ at the Royal Hospital. The launching ceremony was held at the National Heart Center under the auspices of Minister of Health H.E. Dr. Ahmed Mohammed Al Saidi with the presence of H.E. Eng. Azza Al Ismaili, Minister of Technology & Communications, in addition to representatives from public and private institutions.
Organized by the Ministry of Technology and Communications (MTC) with a strategic partnership with Omantel, the fifth edition of Sas48 Challenge concluded at Omantel headquarters in Madinat Al Irfan. During 48 hours from Thursday 7th until Saturday 9th November, the teams developed their ideas into a prototype and the winners of three first places were honored.
The Ministry of Technology and Communications is taking part in the Oman Science Festival, which had started, in its second version under the theme of “The Fourth Industrial Revolution -Unlimited Technologies.” The event is taking place at the Oman Convention and Exhibition Center from the 4th to the 8th of November.
The official opening of the Regional Cybersecurity Week was held under the patronage of His Highness Sayyid Shihab bin Tariq Al Said, Advisor to His Majesty the Sultan, at Kempinski Hotel with the participation of 600 cybersecurity specialists and 49 speakers from 45 countries.
Organized by the Arab Regional Cybersecurity Center (ARCC) and with the participation of 600 cybersecurity specialists and 49 speakers from 45 countries, the agenda of the Regional Cybersecurity Week kicked off at Kempinski Hotel and will continue until the 31st of October. The official opening of the week is held on Monday 28th October, under the patronage of HH Sayyid Shihab Al Said.
As part of their efforts to empower Small and Medium size Enter-prises (SMEs), the Ministry of Technology and Communication (MTC) in partnership with the Public Authority for Craft Industries (PACI) have signed yesterday morning at the ministry headquarter a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Oman Oil Marketing Company (OOMCO) to enable Oman’s Craftsmen in digital marketing. Supporting the MTC’s Community IT Training Project (CITT), which aims to create a shift towards a digital Oman, the collabora-tion will benefit Craftsmen registered with PACI, helping them build their online capabilities, promote their products on social media platforms and expand their businesses. This initiative also includes an exciting social media competition that offers candidates the chance to win cash prizes and training opportunities. For information on the competition and how to apply visit www.ita.gov.om\herfati