The satellite was launched in November.
Talaat stated that the average internet speed in Egypt increased from 5.7 Mbps in June 2018 to 15.5 Mbps.
Egyptians' international phone calls increased by 15 percent and their local calls surged by 3 percent.
This to increase Egypt's capacities from the Internet by about 30 percent in 2020, Communication Minister Amr Talaat said Sunday.
The move is mandatory to adopt modern learning methods and to make the operation of applied technology schools possible.
The number of Egyptians who were using the internet before the January 25 Revolution reached around 10 million people. However, it raised to 40 million people owing to the revolution.
The company said in a statement that the new increase was due to the continued hike in usage rates resulting from increased speed.
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The 23.41 percent year-on-year increase were couples with a dip in the number of subscribers to mobile phone internet services.
WhatsApp is limiting the number of times users can forward a message to five, in an attempt to limit the spread of misinformation and rumors.
The government will replace 95 percent of copper cables with fiber ones by 2020 to increase the speed of the internet in Egypt.
The minister explained that the state’s plan 2018 – 2022, which is part of the 2030 Vision, speaks of the importance of internet access and human development.
With Internet penetration steadily increasing over the past few years, establishing an online presence has become imperative for businesses.
Egypt's most famous YouTuber, Shady Srour, is collaborating with Logan Paul for a new project.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg today is testifying before a joint session of two Senate committees Congress in Washington.
Netflix announced that the premiere date for the highly-anticipated Indian web-series "Sacred Games" is July 6, 2018, available everywhere Netflix is.
Egypt has proposed various practical measures and anti-cybercrime laws aiming to curb premeditated fake information.
Egypt inaugurates two factories set to produce fiber optic cables to meet local demand and export abroad.