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Bahrain’s transport and communications sector the fastest growing sector

Information and communication technology sector has higher potential to grow further more than a lot of other sectors

The contribution of transport and communications sector in Bahrain’s economy amounted to more than 7 per cent of the kingdom’s GDP, says a report.

According to the Economic Development Board’s report, the transport and communications sector was the fastest growing sector in Bahrain in the second quarter of 2015, which reflects the level of development this sector achieved.

Engineer Kamal Bin Ahmed, minister of transportation and telecommunications of Bahrain says: “information and communication technology sector has higher potential to grow further more than a lot of other sectors, where there is no limit for creativity in it and it is one of the most important sectors which are able to attract investments.”

“These projects the Kingdom is witnessing recently such as the cloud computing project, in addition to other projects will be announced soon, will increase investment, create opportunities for the private sector, and create jobs with good returns for the citizens,” Bin Ahmed adds.