Riyadh - SPA
Saudi Arabia Ranks atop of G20, in terms of Digital Competitiveness
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia ranked first among the G20 member states, in
terms of competitiveness, during the last three years, according to the
World Competitiveness Report, issued by the European Center for Digital
The report was based on the World Economic Forum's report, in this regard.
Such an achievement is a fruit of the backup, empowerment and
direction paid by the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin
Abdulaziz Al Saud and HRH Crown Prince to the communications and
information technology sector, through the previous 10-Year, a fact that
realized in the quantum leap made by the Kingdom, at the level of the
digitally-administered infrastructure, promoting digital potentials and
huge digital enterprises and projects, in addition to the applicable
mature digital-wise laws and legislations.
The report mainly gauged the steps and achievements on the two
pivotal yardsticks, the first is: Digital shift environment, including
venturing capitals' investments, easiness of business performance and
the digital skills of the youth.
The second comprises readiness to adopt and adapt to the digital
shift and innovation, among the working force, readiness to lead with
entrepreneurship's ventures, the spread of the communications' broadband
and innovative notions and ideas, amid the companies.