DUBAI: The Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) has announced the opening of registration for World Summit Awards 2016’s “The World’s Best Interactive Contents” competition, organised by the International Centre for New Media based in Salzburg, Austria. The TRA has called on government entities, organisations and individuals to register for the competition at its website on or before June 30, 2016. The competition encourages individuals to submit applications that positively contribute to increasing knowledge.
TRA experts in electronic services and systems will serve as judges and will evaluate the submitted applications to choose the most distinguished projects. The TRA is responsible for coordinating the award in the UAE which aims to reward notable organisations in the country that have shown excellence in crafting e-content for mobile and tablet applications to advance the knowledge economy.
Hamad Obaid Al Mansoori, Director General of the TRA, said: “The UAE’s participation in World Summit Awards which includes around 174 countries reflects our country’s active participation in global competitions and our desire to become a leader in all sectors, including information and communications technology (ICT).