Azerbaijan, UAE to cooperate in satellite communication
Baku, Azerbaijan, Nov. 19
By Huseyn Valiyev - Trend:
Azerbaijan and the UAE reached an agreement on the bilateral cooperation in the field of communications and high technologies, the protocol signed following the fifth session of the Azerbaijan - UAE intergovernmental commission says.
The document specified the prospects for cooperation in the field of satellite communication. In particular, it is planned to jointly use the resources of the Azerbaijani satellite Azerspace-1 and the UAE satellites - "Emarsat".
The countries also intend to examine the opportunities of further cooperation in the field of technology parks.
In the protocol the sides stressed the "High Technology Park" of the Azerbaijani Ministry of Communications and High Technologies and the United Arab Emirates technology parks (Media City, Internet City, Dubai Silicon Oasis and MASDAR City).
Moreover, the "electronic government", the introduction of e-services, e-digital signature, as well as cooperation in the fight against cybercrime are considered as the promising areas of the cooperation.
edited by CN