The Ministers in charge of the Digital Economy of the Union for the Mediterranean, under the co-Presidency of Dr. Azzam Sleit and VP Neelie Kroes, on the 30th of September launched new digital economy cooperation initiatives.

Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) Ministers in charge of the Digital Economy launch new digital cooperation initiatives

The Ministers in charge of ICT/Digital Economy, under the Union for the Mediterranean Co-Presidency of H.E. Dr. Azzam Sleit, Minister of Information and Communication Technology of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, and of H.E. Ms Neelie Kroes, Vice-President of the European Commission and Commissioner for the Digital Agenda for Europe, gathered to reaffirm their shared commitment to the Digital Economy and emphasise that it continues to be an unique tool for social and economic development and a creator of growth and jobs on both sides of the Mediterranean.

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