K.TOKAYEV RECEIVED THE SECRETARY GENERAL OF THE INTERNATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATION UNION
The President of Kazakhstan received Secretary General of the International Telecommunication Union Zhao Houlin, the press service of Akorda reports.
During the meeting, issues of cooperation between Kazakhstan and the International Telecommunication Union in the field of information and communication technologies were discussed.
The President emphasized that Kazakhstan pays special attention to development and introduction of new innovations and technologies. The Head of State emphasized the importance of creating a modern information-communication infrastructure in the region.
Zhao Houlin informed Kassym-Zhomart Tokayev about the main directions of the International Telecommunication Union activity. In particular, he told the President about the international standards of the Union that he is managing, such as 4G and 5G telecommunications and services.
According to the Secretary-General of the International Telecommunication Union, Kazakhstan believes it has created good opportunities for the introduction of blockade, Big Data technologies, the use of new digital financial instruments, as well as widely used information and communication technologies in agriculture, education and public health services. .
The Minister of Digital Development, Defense and Aerospace Industry Askar Zhumagaliyev, Assistant to the President Murat Nurtleuov, Regional Representative of the International Telecommunication Union Kirill Oparin took part in the meeting.
Source: Kazakhtan 2050