Business incubator “a new era” says Wataniya

Chief Operating Officer of Wataniya Abraham Smith has said that the introduction of Wataniya ICT incubator services to the country would be successful “like the tourism industry.”

A press release was issued by Wataniya yesterday said the incubator will provide infrastructural, business development and investment support to the incubates including fully-equipped ‘plug and play’ cubicles with free phone and internet services, free meeting room space and secretarial support.

Abraham said that it was not a overnight project.

”It will take 18 months to two years term to see its effect,” he said.

The ICT incubator was developed in partnership with the National Center for Information Technology (NCIT) and Communications Authority of Maldives.

Minister of Communication and Civil Aviation Mahmood Razee also spoke in the event held to lauch the Wataniya ICT incubator, saying he was confident that the incubator would be successful and would deliver jobs and assistance for businesses.