Mobile Phones

Egyptian imports of mobile phones decline by $242K last January

Tue, 09 Apr 2024 - 12:32 GMT

CAPMAS monitored a decline in Egyptian imports of mobile devices for individuals to reach only 20 thousand dollars last January, while they were 262 thousand dollars in January in 2023, a decrease in value amounted to 242 thousand dollars.

Egypt negotiates with 3 international companies to manufacture mobile phones locally

Sun, 08 Oct 2023 - 12:05 GMT

Communications Minister stated that Egypt aims to grow the telecommunications and information technology sector by more than 16 percent in the current fiscal year.

Value of Egypt's imports of mobile phones rise to $564K last June

Mon, 18 Sep 2023 - 01:53 GMT

Egypt's imports of mobile phones declined significantly last May, as their total value amounted to only about 282 thousand dollars, while it was about 13 million and 595 thousand dollars in May 2022, a decline of about 13 million and 313 thousand dollars.

Egypt approves lifting taxes on imported mobile phones components

Mon, 20 Feb 2023 - 06:34 GMT

The amendment aims to lift the tax of “advancing financial resources” off both the components needed for local mobile phones production and the locally manufactured end product, while maintaining the same tax on imported counterparts used for commercial gains.

Egypt imposes 10% customs tax on imported mobiles to stimulate local industry

Mon, 29 Nov 2021 - 02:42 GMT

After the approval of the House of Representatives on Republican Resolution No. 558 of 2021 amending some categories of customs tariffs, the customs tax was reduced from 60 percent to 2 percent for “pumping heads for containers filled under pressure” (atomizer heads); As a production requirement for a number of industries.

Samsung aims to export 85% of Beni Suef plant output to MENA

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 - 10:32 GMT

Samsung Beni Suef factory exports amounted to $790 million in 2015 and target to export around 80-85 percent of its screen production to the MENA region

Galaxy Note8 launches as most expensive Samsung phone yet

Sun, 02 Jul 2017 - 08:45 GMT

Samsung will launch the new Galaxy Note8 on August 26, 2017 as the most expensive Samsung cellphone ever sold.