Chinese equipment vendor Huawei has conducted a workshop at the Ministry of Transportation and Telecommunications (MTT) in Bahrain, where it discussed plans for the acceleration of 5G in the Kingdom, writes Biz Bahrain. In addition to the latest meeting with Huawei, four separate 5G workshops also took place in Bahrain last month where industry leaders made keynote speeches regarding the steps required to make Bahrain more network-ready for 5G, how to accelerate wireless communication to enable cloud-based wireless networks and how this all fits in with Bahrain’s Economic Vision 2030.
HE Eng. Kamal bin Ahmed Mohammed, Minister of Transportation and Telecommunications said: ‘We are on the verge of welcoming 5G in the Kingdom and the arrival and early adoption of this technology will position the Kingdom as a leading player in the region and help us achieve the goals of our Economic Vision 2030. Our longstanding and valued partnership with Huawei has ensured that Bahrain continues to adopt the latest technologies and infrastructure to boost the Kingdom’s efforts in digital transformation and in building knowledge-based economy.’