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Negotiations underway with international companies to set up design centres in Egypt, expand electronics industry, reveals minister of communications
Egypt has nearly 100 million mobile phone users according to the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT), but for what purpose do the Egyptians use their mobile phones? A recent report by the MCIT showed that about 87% of the Egyptians use their mobile phones to conduct and receive calls. The report relied on …
An increase of 3.6% compared to Q1 of this year: MCIT report
The Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT) has opened the door for graduates of 2006 and onwards to join its e-learning initiatives, which has been launched to train and qualify Egyptian cadres on the latest technology in the fields of telecommunications, information technology, and electronics. MCIT is leading the implementation of this initiative through …
Local manufacturing reduces imports and increases Egypt’s US dollar reserves, says Silicon Waha chairperson El-Sobky
Fees for licences were paid in full, whereas US dollars were provided by mother companies abroad
EITESAL’s strategy aims to get the government to support growth in the telecommunications sector, says El-Tahawy
The number of mobile subscribers in Egypt amounted to 94.6m by the end of March. 39m were subscribed to Vodafone Egypt, 33.5m to Orange, and 22.3m were subscribers of Etisalat Misr.
The initiative aims to support human values and democratic dialogue, says MCIT
Hotline to be established to receive complains from citizens and keep them informed of their ration supplies, said MCIT
IBM assists software vendors in developing technical and business expertise
Winners awarded over EGP 4bn to spend on their innovative projects
The technological devices will facilitate voting process, eliminate double voting, MCIT says
When communications and IT are updated, GDP growth rate can reach 7% by 2020, says Helmy
The local cost advantage is an important factor: labour, land and power are all affordable by international standards. But while workers’ wages are relatively low, the skills base is strong. As well as native Arabic, English is widespread.
The agreement expected to increase Egyptian IT exports by around $20m, according to a ministry statement
The International Telecommunication Union says it plans to benefit from devices for the disabled
Ministry of Communications and Information Technology will cooperate with the Estonian party in various technological fields.
Helmy pointed out that the Egyptian government is invested in the process of shifting to a digital society through the use of IT tools.
Computer devices will be supplied to student and teachers in schools nationwide
Ministry signs 28 protocols and agreements with more than 30 ministries and 16 governmental bodies, says Atef Helmy
Ministry of Communications and Information Technology says Egypt took a “fairly late place” among countries MENA region
The first round will benefit 1,125 trainees and cost EGP 18bn
Minister of Communication and Information Technology meets with Finnish Ambassador to discuss means of cooperation