Boston, United States of America, 30 November 2018: “A common vision for Arab Digital Economy” is the bold plan supported by the UAE and driven by the Council of Arab Economic Unity (CAEU) at the League of Arab States to boost political and social stability in the Arab World through Digital Economy.
The League of Arab States extends its sincere gratitude to HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al-Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of Armed Forces in the United Arab Emirates for his patronage and support for the common vision for the Arab Digital Economy. The League of Arab States also extends its appreciation to HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al-Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior in the United Arab Emirates for his support and leadership of all details of the vision.
- Digital economy strategy to almost double Arab countries’ GDP by 2030 -
- 333 billion USD a year would be the potential contribution to the Arab world GDP in adoption of the strategy at full maturity -
Under the patronage of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al-Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of UAE’s Armed Forces, the League of Arab States launched the common vision for the Arab Digital Economy during the first day of the Arab Digital Economy Conference held from 16 to 17 December 2018 at the Emirates Palace in Abu Dhabi.
Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, Abu Dhabi will host the first conference on the development of the Arab vision for the digital economy from December 16-17.
Ambassador Mohamed Mohamed Al-Rabea, Secretary General of the Council of Arab economic Unity
“We strive to stay abreast of the great global transformation in the digital economy through the Arab Federation for Digital Economy. The transformation that its components have emerged in the global economy arena during the last few years under the grand title of the Fourth Industrial Revolution. We will manage a number of thrusts, including supporting Arab governments’ plans towards digital inclusion, the development of knowledge-based legislative and technology infrastructure respectively, and public and private frameworks to achieve security, welfare and prosperity for the Arab societies”.