National Telecom Regulatory Authority

Telecom Egypt secures $150M license for 5G mobile phone services

Wed, 17 Jan 2024 - 04:00 GMT

Amr Talaat highlighted the significance of 5G technologies in driving digital transformation, expressing optimism about the positive impact on the national economy and Egypt's standing in global indicators within the communications and information technology sector

National Telecom Regulatory Authority approves use of VoLTE service

Thu, 15 Jul 2021 - 11:25 GMT

The National Telecom Regulatory Authority (NTRA) approved the use of the first voice over 4G LTE (VoLTE) service in the country.

Deal between Vodafone Group, STC not final without NTRA approval

Thu, 30 Jan 2020 - 02:45 GMT

The agreement won't be final unless the NTRA gives it the okay, it said.

Communications minister, WB delegation discuss promoting high-speed internet in Egypt

Tue, 23 Apr 2019 - 09:00 GMT

Communications Minister Amr Talaat met on Tuesday with a World Bank delegation to discuss strategies to promote high-speed internet in Egypt.

4G mobile service to be officially launched in Egypt Thursday

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 - 12:00 GMT

The National Telecom Regulatory Authority (NTRA) said the fourth-generation (4G) mobile service will be officially launched in Egypt on Thursday.

NTRA to decide on hiking prices of mobile calls soon

Sat, 16 Sep 2017 - 07:00 GMT

The National Telecom Regulatory Authority (NTRA) has concluded reviewing the studies pertaining to re-pricing mobile services in Egypt.

Orange blames currency devaluation for 2016 losses

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 - 11:51 GMT

Egyptian mobile network operator Orange blamed the flotation of the Egyptian Pound and a rise in key interest rates for its net loss in revenues in 2016, according to a statement published by the company on Tuesday.