This comes in light of the state’s digital transformation strategy.
Number of subscribers of Egypt’s recently launched We network has surpassed seven million by the end of 2017, an official source in Telecom Egypt said.
Minister of Communications and Information Technology announced Thursday the official launch of the 4G services for the country's four mobile network operators.
Orange Egypt is set to receive the wireless frequency it needs to deliver 4G mobile services on Thursday.
The National Telecom Regulatory Authority (NTRA) said the fourth-generation (4G) mobile service will be officially launched in Egypt on Thursday.
Egypt’s telecoms operators will begin offering high-speed 4G mobile broadband services in September
A report by the Ministry of Communication and Information Technology revealed that internet users in Egypt increased by 7 million within one year.
The Communications Ministry finished allocating 4G frequencies for the four mobile services firms operating in the country.
Egypt’s 94 million mobile services subscribers are about to get 4G services.
Operational costs rose on calls and internet services after the last fuel hike as mobile operators incur expenses of LE 120-130 million annually on petroleum.
Minister of Communication said the least broadband internet speed offered by Telecom Egypt Company will reach 4 MB by the end of 2017.
The three main mobile network operators in Egypt will be receiving their 4G frequencies on Monday.
Telecom Egypt will sign an agreement on Thursday.
4G spectrum is now available and ready to be delivered to Egypt's four mobile network operators.
Telecom Egypt (TE) and Orange Egypt will sign Wednesday a domestic roaming agreement which will allow the former to use the latter’s infrastructure to provide new mobile services.
Telecom Egypt (TE) expects to receive its 4G spectrum license from the National Telecom Regulatory Authority (NTRA) by the end of the second quarter of 2017.
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.