Emirates News Agency - G42 signs a memorandum of understanding with the Bulgarian Ministry of Innovation and Growth
Saturday, September 3, 2022 - 4:12 PM
ABU DHABI, 3rd September / WAM / The UAE-based holding company, G42, working in the field of artificial intelligence and cloud computing, has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Bulgarian Ministry of Innovation and Growth, with the aim of accelerating digital transformation efforts in the Republic of Bulgaria, and promoting the exchange of experiences. technology between the various systems involved.
The memorandum comes within the framework of G42's strategic efforts aimed at enhancing governments' use of artificial intelligence technologies and solutions, to achieve the highest possible efficiency in various fields, as well as supporting the Bulgarian government's aspirations to enhance its digital capabilities and develop its own technological system.
The memorandum enhances the prospects for joint development of artificial intelligence and cloud computing solutions between the two sides within various sectors, with a focus on a number of areas, including energy efficiency, digital governance and smart cities.
Under the memorandum, the G42 Group is looking with the Bulgarian Ministry of Innovation and Growth, ways to cooperate with government and private institutions, to enhance the benefit of investment and commercial opportunities that, in turn, contribute to achieving the objectives of the agreement.
The memorandum was signed between the two sides on the sidelines of the official visit of the President of the Republic of Bulgaria, Rumen Radev, to the UAE, at the head of a high-level government delegation.
The MoU was signed by His Excellency Mansour Al Mansouri, Chief Operating Officer of the G42 Group, and His Excellency Alexander Bolev, Bulgarian Minister of Innovation and Growth.
His Excellency Mansour Al Mansouri said: "We are pleased to sign a memorandum of understanding with the Bulgarian government to enhance digital transformation efforts based on the national policy pursued by the Republic of Bulgaria to digitize its economy and enhance its technological system and talent pool. We are ready to share knowledge and experiences and enhance ways of cooperation to explore various applications Artificial intelligence and other advanced technologies that help our partners achieve long-term sustainable value.”
For his part, His Excellency Alexander Bolev said: "Today we are in the UAE, this wonderful country, not only to search and explore new investment opportunities, but also to search for strategic partnerships based on common priorities between the two sides.. This memorandum is the basis of our joint activities and is a starting point and a step." An important first in a long and successful journey between the two countries."
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