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Alwaleed bin Talal: blocking social media in Saudi Arabia ‘losing war’
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Alwaleed bin Talal: blocking social media in Saudi Arabia, “a losing war”
Published by Saudi billionaire Prince “Alwaleed Bin Talal” Today the official Tweets on his account at the site “Twitter”, which he considered that blocking social media in Saudi Arabia, “a losing war,” he said.
A newborn in Ngridth , which drew reaction from users, “Twitter” and won a large number of operations, “” Retweet “Rtoat, dear Communications Commission: social media tool for people to have their voice heard for leadership, and considered the newborn that just thinking about blocking these means is the” war losing, and the pressure on the citizen. ”
Tweet comes from Saudi Prince after he threatened to CITC Saudi Arabia to withhold information programs and applications for chatting and video calling , as well as other applications that violate the terms of its license to operate within the kingdom.
The Alwaleed bin Talal and “Kingdom Holding” headed by Council إدراتها, who had been announced on 19 December 2011 for a stake in the site “Twitter” , amounting to $ 300 million (more than one billion Saudi riyals).
It should be noted that the Executive Director of the company “being Ads”, Mohammed Al Muhairi, had revealed days before the arrival of the number of Internet users in Saudi Arabia to 13 million, as announced by the existence of more than 3 million active users of the site “Twitter” they send more than 50 million Tweets month.
Saudi Prince Alwaleed bin Talal Twitter Viper Watts August
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