Abu-Ghazaleh Lectures at the TRC, Discusses a Comprehensive Cooperation Agreement with its Chairman


Abu-Ghazaleh Lectures at the TRC, Discusses a Comprehensive Cooperation Agreement with its Chairman

Special to TAG Educa News Agency

AMMAN - HE Dr. Talal Abu-Ghazaleh, chairman of Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Organization (TAG-Org), met with the staff of the Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (TRC) in a discussion session on ‘Innovation and Creativity’ in the presence of Chairman of the Board of Commissioners and CEO HE Dr. Ghazi Al Jobor and members of the Board.

Dr. Abu-Ghazaleh asserted the importance of keeping up to date with technological developments that undeniably shape the present and the future, pointing out the significance of conducting educational reforms and integrating ICT in education.

Dr. Abu-Ghazaleh highlighted the efforts exerted by Dr. Al Jbour who constantly seeks to support innovators and creativity at the TRC, and congratulated him for receiving the Chairman’s Award for Government Innovation in an Emerging Market by the GSMA. The Award was presented in a ceremony attended by His Majesty King Felipe VI of Spain.

He also affirmed that the first step for developmental reform is to improve the educational process adding, "We need to admit that education is the reason behind what Jordan is going through nowadays. At the Arab level, we are falling behind in terms of education and use of ICT".

"Any future job will be IT-based. In recognition of the importance of innovation, TAG-Org is in the process of establishing the Talal Abu-Ghazaleh University College for Applied Business and IT, which will soon receive students.

The University aims to produce creative people and the graduation requirement is a new invention that adds value to professions and ways of living," Dr. Abu-Ghazaleh said.

He pointed out that every person is capable of being creative and it is not restricted to any individual, noting that a creative person needs only determination; pointing out that Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Organization is a global leading organization in many fields through its creativity and cognitive systems whereby over 70  inventions have been utilized to introduce its services to clients all around the globe.

During his visit, Dr. Abu-Ghazaleh was given a tour of TRC facilities and was briefed on the activities and programs provided in the field of ICT and postal sectors in Jordan.

Meanwhile, TRC Chairman welcomed Dr. Abu-Ghazaleh and highly appraised his accomplishments describing him as a role model and self- made personality.

He also commended Dr. Abu-Ghazaleh's efforts in developing technological and knowledge capacities in Jordan and in establishing knowledge stations in Jordan as well as other Arab countries saying that Abu-Ghazaleh is a national figure who achieved international success against all odds.

Dr. Al Jobor valued Dr. Abu Ghazaleh's visit to TRC and the guidance and encouragement he offered to the employees which motivated them to work harder to realize their dreams.

The two parties agreed on the necessity of cooperation between TRC and TAG-Org in order to provide high-quality services in various fields and institutions mainly related to Talal Abu-Ghazaleh University College for Applied Business and IT, the Innovation Council in which TAG-Org cooperates with the Jordan Armed Forces as well as the Arab Commission for Satellite Broadcasting, headed by Dr. Abu-Ghazaleh.