TITLE

SYRIAN SURFERS TAKE TO THE NET

AUTHOR(S)
George, Alan
PUB. DATE
October 2000
SOURCE
Middle East;Oct2000, Issue 305, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the impact of the Internet on the local residents in Syria. Details of the Pilot Internet Project; Regulations concerning the use of the Internet; Technology upgrading efforts of the government; Projections on Internet services.
ACCESSION #
3696671

 

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