Qatar ranks high on global cybersecurity index Apr 16, 2019 0 1186 12345 Qatar has achieved high rankings in terms of cybersecurity globally as it ranked third in the Arab world and 17th globally on the Global Cybersecurity Index (GCI) 2018 released recently by the UN’s International Telecommunication Union (ITU).This year, Qatar advanced eight positions on the global landscape and occupied the 17th position, from the 25th in 2017. GCI 2018, which covered 175 countries around the world, placed Qatar with the top three countries in the Arab world.“Qatar ranks third with a strong legal framework and a robust organisational structure with a National Cybersecurity Strategy (NCS) that has a key focus on securing critical information infrastructure and a National Cybersecurity Committee responsible to implement and drive that Strategy,” GCI said. RELATED ARTICLES Qatar, Botswana ink MoUs to boost ties Apr 16, 2019 0 2352 Amir condoles with Kuwait Amir Apr 16, 2019 0 1117 CMC polls today; 85 candidates in fray Apr 16, 2019 0 1278 Doha to Al Khor in 20 mins as Al Khor Coastal Road opens Santhosh Chandran Doha The Public Works Authority (Ashghal) on Monday inaugurated the Al Khor Coastal Road main carriageway and three vital interchanges in the presence of Prime Minister and Minister of Interior HE .. Huge fire engulfs Notre-Dame cathedral in paris Huge fire engulfs Notre-Dame cathedral in Paris $100,000 Qatari grant for kids of slain Salvadorian cops Qatar has provided a $100,000 grant to support children of police officers who died during their national duty in El Salvador. In a speech during a ceremony held by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of El Salvador, in .. QP invites three groups to bid for North Field LNG train construction Qatar Petroleum (QP) has invited three groups to bid for engineering procurement and construction packages on liquefied natural gas (LNG) mega-trains as it expands production at its North Field reservoir, the company ..