National cyber security agency to be formed, says MTIC minister

Submitted by irteam on Fri, 01/10/2020 - 23:26

The ministry also plans to corporatise postal services and introduce 'smart' public transport

Rasidah Hj Abu Bakar
JANUARY 10, 2020

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN – The government will establish a national cyber security agency and is currently drafting new cyber security laws, the minister of Infocommunications and Transport revealed.

Transnational crime a threat to national security, says PMO official

Submitted by irteam on Wed, 01/08/2020 - 11:14

Brunei and Singapore senior government officers are undergoing joint training on security issues

JANUARY 6, 2020

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN – Brunei needs to work with other countries in combating the growing threat of transnational crimes, specifically cybercrime, terrorism and illicit drugs, said the permanent secretary of security and enforcement at the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO).

11th OIC-CERT Annual Conference 2019, 8th Regional Cybersecurity Summit, and FIRST & ITU-ARCC Regional Symposium for Africa and Arab Regions

Submitted by irteam on Wed, 12/04/2019 - 23:35

The Regional Cybersecurity Week was organized by ITU Arab Regional Cybersecurity Centre (ARCC) in Muscat, Sultanate of Oman from 27th - 31st Oct 2019. The week features a series of events comprising of the 8th Regional Cybersecurity Summit on 27th & 28th October and the FIRST & ITU-ARCC Regional Symposium and 11th OIC-CERT Annual Conference on 29th October culminating with the 7th Regional Cyber Drill on 30th & 31st October 2019.

Qatar IT Conference and Exhibition (QITCOM)

Submitted by irteam on Wed, 12/04/2019 - 23:30

ITPSS had attended the 5th Qatar IT and Communication Conference and Exhibition held at the Qatar International Convention Center from 29 Oct – 1 Nov 2019 in Doha, Qatar.

Organized by the Qatar Ministry of Transport and Communications (MOTC) and under the theme of ‘Safe Smart Cities’,  it showcased the latest disruptive smart technologies and facilitated the exchange of next generation knowledge featuring over 90 speakers, 300 technology exhibitors, 100 startups and 300 innovators and entrepreneurs.