Under the auspices of His Excellency Dr. Hamed bin Salim Al Rawahi, the Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) Executive President, Oman Telecom Congress 2019, was held yesterday at Hormuz Grand Hotel. The event was sponsored by TRA and organized in corporation with Huawei Oman. Present at the Congress were government partners, a number of telecom services providers and representatives from academia.

The Congress reviewed the latest communication technologies that contribute to digital transformation and advance economic and social developments such as 5G, Artificial Intelligence, Internet of Things and Cloud Computing.

It is noteworthy to mention that the TRA, in continuation of its efforts to enable modern technologies in the Sultanate, has recently approved a request from licensed companies to provide telecommunications services in the Sultanate to provide Internet of Things services. TRA has also formed a national team to set sensible national roadmap and create awareness on the potential use cases.