Committee for e-Census 2020 meets

MUSCAT: The Supreme National Committee for the electronic census scheduled for 2020 on population, housing and establishments held its first meeting of the current year yesterday under the chairmanship of His Highness Sayyid Haitham bin Tareq al Said, Minister of Heritage and Culture, Chairman of the Committee. The Committee reviewed the preparedness of the ministries and various government units in undertaking the census, and the availability and status of their own databases. The Committee also reviewed the timetable for the implementation of the e-Census 2020 project in accordance with the time period specified in the Royal Decree No 15/2015. — ONA