posted on 02/03/2009: 2363 views
The Ministerial Council for Services passed yesterday a proposal put forward by the Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) on the UAE domain on the internet in Arabic (Emarat).
The proposal is part of the TRA's strategy to chalk out a national plan for running and managing internet in Arabic language. It falls in line with the new approach of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) to create equivalent domains in languages other than English.
The UAE domain in English is ae. The UAE domain in Arabic will contribute to increasing the number of surfers to Arabic sites and further promote and strengthen the UAE's identity.
Presided over by H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Presidential Affairs, the Council also discussed two studies by the Marriage Fund on the contribution of the grant on covering wedding expenses and preference benchmarks in regards to applicants. – Emirates News Agency, WAM
|12 April 2016||NYU Abu Dhabi to host fifth International Hackathon for Social Good in the Arab World|
|30 March 2016||UAE tops 2015 E-performance Index|
|11 February 2016||du and SAP launch cloud services in UAE|
|10 February 2016||UAE joins world family in marking Safer Internet Day 2016|
|08 February 2016||UAE chairs ITU-T Study Group 20 - Internet of Things and Smart Cities|