Minister: Iran has highest amount of internet users in Mid East
Azerbaijan, Baku, May 18 / Trend S.Isayev, T. Jafarov/
Iran has the highest amount if people using internet in the whole Middle East, Iranian Communications Minister Reza Taghipour said, ILNA reported.
He said that over 34 million of people in Iran are using internet, adding that currently there are 1400 online services that monitor both governmental and civilian internet activity.
Two months ago Taghipour said internal networks would be separated from internet by launching national information network.
The issue of security would be resolved through running the national network, Taghipour said adding the national information network needs all-out cooperation of the public and private sector, since it will not work like internet at the beginning.