Al-Shaibi Congratulates the Leadership on the Occasion of the Kingdom's 90th National Day

Al-Shaibi Congratulates the Leadership on the Occasion of the Kingdom's 90th National Day

Wednesday, September 23, 2020

His Excellency the CEO of Tamkeen Technologies, Dr. Mohammad bin Faisal Al Shaibi, congratulated on his behalf and on behalf of the employees of Tamkeen Technologies to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz  Al Saud and His Highness the Crown Prince, Prince Muhammad bin Salman bin Abdulaziz - May God protect them -, on the occasion of the 90th National Day anniversary of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

The CEO of Tamkeen Technologies noted, the rapid changes taking place in the telecommunications and information technology sector in the Kingdom over the past years, which were reflected in the Kingdom’s leaping 40 ranks on the sub-index of the “Digital Infrastructure “issued by the United Nations in the Digital Government Development Index, the Kingdom ranked 27th in the world and 8th among the G20 countries in the 2020 edition.  It is a natural result of concerted efforts between all sectors to achieve the Kingdom's Vision 2030.

These major developments in the communications and information technology sector have contributed to the Kingdom's achievement of significant progress in the global competitiveness index, as 16 places jumped in the communications and information technology axis to rank 38th globally through the spread of the broadband network and the development of the National Digital Infrastructure.

Dr. Al-Shaibi emphasized Tamkeen Technologies’ s commitment to provide Digital solutions to the business sector through the services it provides to government and private agencies in the Kingdom, including self-sustainable solutions based on open source technologies to enhance the financial sustainability of these solutions, pointing out that Tamkeen Technologies has developed and operated a number of these solutions are in a sustainable way for their customers.

The company's focus on developing digital solutions based on open source products comes in support of the Kingdom's direction to enhance local content, and in line with the Kingdom's Vision 2030 in developing the software industry to localize the information technology sector.

It is worth to mention here that Tamkeen Technologies is a government-owned company owned by the Human Resources Development Fund and Takamol for Business Services.  It was established in 2013 with an ambitious vision to become the preferred IT Service partner for the government sector through a commitment to provide the best innovative digital solutions by relying on the best talents and competencies in the domain of information technology in Saudi Arabia.