Abu-Ghazaleh: TAG.Global Turned Coronavirus Crisis into Massive Investment Opportunities in Technology
Special to TAG-IT News Agency
AMMAN - HE Dr. Talal Abu-Ghazaleh, founder and chairman of Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Global (TAG.Global), affirmed that the Organization took advantage of Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis in creating huge investment opportunities in technology by producing six series of technical devices by Talal Abu-Ghazaleh for Technologies (TAGTech).
During the online dialogue session organized by the Arab Business Forum (ABF) in China entitled ‘Economic Coexistence with and Post-COVID-19”, Dr. Abu-Ghazaleh said that TAGTech technological devices including tablets and laptops are designed and manufactured with high quality specifications and distinctive designs at competitive and affordable prices.
The meeting held in the presence of the Jordanian Ambassador to the People's Republic of China, HE Mr. Hussam Al Husseini, and ABF Chairman Mr. Arafat Al-Harahsheh, in addition to a host of businesspersons in China. Al-Harahsheh opened by welcoming and thanking Dr. Abu-Ghazaleh for accepting the Forum’s invitation.
He also stated that the session aims to enable Arab businessmen in China to benefit from Dr. Abu-Ghazaleh’s long years of experience in the fields of business, economy and information technology (IT), noting that everyone faces one of the world’s most devastating economic crises.
Regarding the COVID-19, Dr. Abu-Ghazaleh said that the pandemic is still in its early stages and will remain as part of our life for years, calling for taking advantage of this crisis to find and create investment opportunities. He also pointed out that the world is standing at the doorstep of a historic opportunity to turn to the inevitable digital learning, which became a necessity, in addition to implementing decisions relevant to transformation to digital government.
Furthermore, Dr. Abu-Ghazaleh announced that TAG.Global is in the process of establishing the ‘Chinese-Jordanian Technical University’, in partnership between Talal Abu-Ghazaleh University College for Innovation (TAGUCI) and one of the Chinese universities that is specialized in teaching Artificial Intelligence (AI), IT and Cybersecurity.
Commenting on cooperation with China, Dr. Abu-Ghazaleh stated that TAG.Global is always willing to cooperate with the Arab businessmen in China in all fields including the provision of economic consulting, trademark registration, in addition to cooperating in establishing factories to supply the Arab market with its needs, especially in industries that help fight COVID-19 pandemic.
During his participation, Dr. Abu-Ghazaleh stressed the importance of partnership between TAG.Global and the ABF in China in implementing the ‘Belt and Road’ initiative launched by the Chinese government in 201. He declared that a permanent headquarters for ABF will be soon inaugurated at Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Global- Chinese Visa Section (TAG-Visa) in Amman to provide consulting to businessmen, economists and students who wish to do business or study in China.
In conclusion it has been agreed to establish a committee that includes members from ABF; namely Mr. Laith Al-Khateeb and Mr. Nader Shahrouri, and members from TAG.Global; Mr. Mamoun Abu Al Sebaa and Mr. Ramez Quneibi, to implement the terms of the agreement signed between both parties.