Bill Gates admires UAE optimism and economic development quest for technology

Information technology wizard and chairman of Microsoft Corporation Bill Gates yesterday expressed his admiration for the optimism and economic development made by the UAE in the areas of health, education, infrastructure and e-government, hoping this phenomena would spread to nations with large population.“The UAE has used technology for economic development,” he told the top government […]

Information technology wizard and chairman of Microsoft Corporation Bill Gates yesterday expressed his admiration for the optimism and economic development made by the UAE in the areas of health, education, infrastructure and e-government, hoping this phenomena would spread to nations with large population.

“The UAE has used technology for economic development,” he told the top government decision-makers from GCC states and the Middle East at the two-day Government Leadership Forum, being organised by Microsoft.

Bill Gates spoke at length on the rapidly changing technological scene in the information technology (IT) sector, saying the magic of software would help drive economic growth and spread its benefits.

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