National Unity Government’s Achievements in the Telecommunication Sector

Date: 03-Oct-2017
A press conference was held in regard to National Unity Government’s achievements in telecommunication sector at the Government Media and Information Center (GMIC). Mr. Shazad Gul Aryobi, Acting- Minister of Communication & IT and Dr. Mohammad Najeeb Azizi, ATRA Board Chairman and a large number of media representatives and journalists attended the conference.

Addressing the audience, Mr. Aryobi delivered a comprehensive speech on telecommunication sector development and achievements and as well future plans of the ministry.
Dr. Mohammad Najeeb Azizi, ATRA Board Chairman, talked about current status of telecom and internet sector, private and public investment in telecommunications and infrastructure, monitoring and improving quality of services, Sim distribution in the country, 3G and 4G services, expanding telecommunication sector, expanding optical fiber network through implementation of open access policy and Fiber Optic Transmission Network licenses and also gave statistical information about the sector to the participants. Conference ended with replying journalists’ questions on posed matters.