Ten Indian IT firms to take part in Oman tech exhibition

DUBAI: Ten Indian IT companies will participate in a technology exhibition in Oman to enhance IT trade cooperation between the two countries.

The exhibition is scheduled to be held from April 12 to 16 in Oman’s capital Muscat.

Electronics Software Export Promotion Council (ESC), Middle East said 10 Indian IT companies will be exhibiting at the 26th International IT, Telecom and Technology Exhibition ‘COMEX BUSINESS 2016’.

The Indian companies will be part of India Pavilion, which indicates the growing interests of the Indian companies in the Middle East region.

ESC has been facilitating Indian ICT exporters participation regularly at COMEX to enhance IT trade cooperation between India and the burgeoning Oman market, the council said in a statement yesterday.

“Since COMEX attracts business acumen not only from Oman but also from all the Middle East and North African countries along with Asian and Europe countries, this eventually provide good platform and opportunity to interact and strike meaningful business ventures,” Director of ESC, Middle East Kamal Vachani said.

“India has a great stake in the booming Middle East, Africa, Asia (WANA region) and European markets. Thus the event provides the participating Indian IT companies opportunities for scouting the expanding burgeoning entries Middle East market,” he said.

The Middle East is one of the fastest growing ICT markets in the world, Executive Director of ESC, DK Sareen said.

“High growth prevails across all segments, and the market is driven by economic diversification and various e-government initiatives including finance, communications, and manufacturing,” he added.