Partnerships vital in ICT sector: Minister

Information Communication Technology is a very important sector in the country and it is important to establish partnership with development partners.

This was according to the Minister for Communication and Information, Francis Maneke, during a recent brief meet and greet with His Excellency, High Commissioner of Australia to PNG, Bruce Davis.

Maneke acknowledged the presence of the Secretary of the Department of Communication and Information, Paulias Korni, and the Managing Director for the National Broadcasting Corporation (NBC) Kora Nou.

Collaborations between the Department of Communication and Information, NBC and NICTA alongside the development partners is the way forward for the ICT sector.

Secretary Korni highlighted the importance of the visit by Davis as significant and the ICT sector is looking forward to establishing more partnership with all development partners in the country.

“Only through partnering with development partners we will bring a lot of changes into the ICT sector in the country for the benefit of the country as a whole,” says Maneke.

Freddy Mou