The Information Communication Technology (ICT) division of Bangladesh government received ‘Digital Government Award 2016’.
The ICT division this year was nominated for the award for introducing digitization in governing process, the press release read.
Another private company Smart Technologies achieved the recognition of ASOCIO as it received “Outstanding ICT Company Award”.
ASOCIO, an alliance of IT industry associations representing economies in Asia and Oceania, handed over the award to State Minister for ICT Division Zunaid Ahmed Palk MP and Managing Director of STBL Mohammad Zahirul Islam in Yangon ICT summit.
State Minister Zunaid Ahemd Palak said “This is the recognition that the ‘Digital Bangladesh’ program has gained worldwide popularity as a role model under the visionary leadership of Honorable Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and at the guidance of her ICT Adviser Sajeeb Wazed Joy.
I express gratefulness to ASOCIO on behalf of the people of Bangladesh”.