VIVA Bahrain sponsors the Global Symposium for Regulators 2014

May 31, 2014 11:38 am

VIVA Bahrain has announced its sponsorship of the ’14th Global Symposium for Regulators’ (GSR-14) scheduled to take place in Bahrain from June 3rd to 5th 2014 at the Gulf Hotel. Organized by the ITU (International Telecommunication Union) of the United Nations, the event is being held under the overarching theme of “Capitalizing on the potential of the Digital World”, the forum is expected to attract a large number of senior executives representing telecommunications regulatory authorities, major telecom operators and international Information and Communication Technology (ICT) organizations.

Commenting on the sponsorship, Ulaiyan Al Wetaid, VIVA Bahrain CEO said: “GSR is one of the most important regulatory events in the world. This is a great platform for Bahrain to share its views and knowhow on the impact of regulatory frameworks and policies, in addition to addressing key topics related to strategy planning and technological development for the region. The event also encourages dialogue on key subjects such as consumer protection in the context of technological development and fosters open discussions between regulators and key ICT stakeholders.”

At the industry event, VIVA Bahrain is the Gold sponsor of the Global Regulators – Industry Dialogue, which will be a platform for ITU members to share their views on major issues facing the ICT sector.

For more information, please contact

Zaid Al-Farah: 33051406
Latifa Al Shakar: 3979100/ 17561725