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last updated Dec. 31, 2009 1:31 PM (EST+7)
Mashhour Abu Daqqa
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Palestinian politics
Mashhour Muhammad Abu Daqqa, an independent, was made minister of transport in the Palestinian emergency government formed in June 2007, and continues to hold this position in the provisional government.

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Abu Daqqa was born in Jabaliya, Gaza, in 1961 and holds a PhD in mechanical engineering. He worked for several years in scientific research institutes and universities in Britain. He also worked in the department of mechanical engineering at Birzeit University. He was director general of scientific research in the Ministry of Education and Higher Education and was also director general of the Information Systems Union, BETA, and advisor to several foreign institutions, including the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) before becoming adviser in the ministry of telecommunications and information technology.






Al-Madaris St. (same building as
MBC and al-Arabiya studios)
First Floor, Al-Bireh
PO Box 4045, Ramallah
PO Box 25047, Jerusalem 97300
Phone: ++972-2-297-6555
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