Kurdistan Regional Government
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Information Technology

Establishment history KRG Department of IT (DIT) was established in March 2007 under the auspices of H.E the Prime Ministers Nichirvan Barzani. Department is located at the council of ministers dedicated and focused on the development of IT in Kurdistan Region.
Our mission is to lead the development of IT and modernise the KRG. DIT implements the IT strategy plan for the region to deliver e-government and increase ICT capacity and development in the region. KRG DIT offices are located across the region in all three governorates of Erbil, Duhok and Sulaimani.
To drive technology in government and modernize public services, our Mission is to:
  1. IT Capacity in the region by the means of education and training
  2. Design and implement a connected and secure IT Infrastructure
  3. Provide clear IT Governance and leadership for government-wide programms and individual entity projects
  4. Create and share government-wide IT Applications, including utilities, data hubs and eServices
  5. Encourage IT Participation in order to nurture the emergence of a dynamic IT Industry, and raise the level of internet penetration in society
  6. Pursue the adoption of sound IT Policy enshrined in appropriate legislation, standards and regulations
  7. Ensure efficient and transparent mechanisms for IT Investment


Deputy Prime Minister Talabani attends Information Technology event

MON, 17 DEC 2018 14:07

Deputy Prime Minister Talabani stressed that such task “needs more specialized IT staff. When we digitalize the taxes, the private sector should adjust itself with it and avoid using the system of register books and use digital systems instead, and then the government and private sector easily can compare their works”.

Kurdistan’s top level domain, .KRD launches into general availability

SUN, 3 APR 2016 17:31

Erbil, Kurdistan (DIT.GOV.KRD) – Businesses, individuals and organizations worldwide have a new home on internet as  KRG Department of Information Technology (DIT), announces Kurdistan’s top level domain, .”KRD” to be available for public registration.

KRG Department of Information Technology launches .KRD into Sunrise phase

WED, 5 AUG 2015 09:15

Internet users worldwide will soon see web addresses ending with .krd - the first name space on Internet for Kurdistan affiliated individuals (.krd), businesses (.co.krd), government entities (.gov.krd) and educational institutions (.edu.krd).