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Iran, Qatar Eye ICT Coop. Ahead of 2020 World Cup

Expansion of international collaboration in various fields of ICT was on Iranian ICT minister’s agenda during his Qatar visit
Iran, Qatar Eye ICT Coop. Ahead of 2020 World CupIran, Qatar Eye ICT Coop. Ahead of 2020 World Cup

Heading a delegation of Iranian tech experts, ICT Minister Mohammad Javad Azari Jahromi traveled to Doha to participate in Qatar’s Information Technology Conference and Exhibition (aka QITCOM 2019) underway between Oct. 29 and Nov. 1.
During the visit, Jahromi held talks with Qatari Prime Minister Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani and discussed expansion of technological and economic collaborations.
The two sides also reviewed avenues of cooperation between Iranian and Qatari tech firms in holding the 2020 FIFA Club World Cup. The tournament will be hosted by Qatar in December 2020. Al Thani welcomed prospects of such collaborations.
Jahromi also met with Qatari Minister of Transport and Communications Jassim Saif Ahmed Al Sulaiti.


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