By: Shukria Kohistani
KABUL: Afghanistan ambassador to Tehran has said that the government has prioritized digitalization of the related affairs, so investment in this sector in the country had gained good ground.
Abdul Ghafoor Liwal, Afghanistan Ambassador to Iran has said that the IT and ITC sections was the best economic sector in Afghanistan.
Speaking to the Ceremony of Interactive and Empathy of the IT and Communication field, Liwal said people and men of technology are satisfied and happy to have the first ever International Show held on IT and Communication of Afghanistan held with the title of Aryana ICT.
“The ICT and IT is the most profitable economic sector in Afghanistan,” said the ambassador adding Afghanistan tends to rebuild its infrastructures; meaning that it is not repairing the olds ones, so popularization of ICT and IT in the country would be easier and faster in Afghanistan than in other countries,” said the ambassador.
According to him, the dynamic generation of Afghanistan constitutes from 60 to 65 percent of the youths who are living with technology. “We are living in the era of globalization, the main foundation of which is ICT and IT.”
He reiterated: “When we talk about globalization, this would highly be regretted if we don’t come closer with the countries of commonalities.”
Liwal asked the Iranian investors to think about what should be done greater while investing in the IT field in Afghanistan.