Amr Talaat

Telecom Egypt cooperate with Hungary's 4iG group to establish submarine cable

Wed, 04 Oct 2023 - 05:59 GMT

The collaboration is part of a broader strategy to strengthen business continuity and facilitate future expansions in the Eastern European region

MCIT Minister discusses investments with Atos, OECD as part of his trip to Paris

Wed, 14 Jun 2023 - 05:50 GMT

Talaat met with leaders of Teleperformance, NOKIA, and Alcatel Lucent Enterprise to discuss investment opportunities and the possibility of expanding their businesses in Egypt.

MOIC and MCIT ministers sign a €8M agreement with GIZ to support e-Government

Wed, 31 May 2023 - 04:33 GMT

The agreement will implement the first phase of the project to support e-government and innovation In the Public Administration (INNOPA), with a grant of €8 million out of a total of €17.5 million.

Egypt takes massive strides to secure smooth digital transformation: Minister

Thu, 16 Feb 2023 - 10:07 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT) Amr Talaat said Thursday that the Egyptian government has taken massive strides to a secure smooth digital transformation.

Sisi launches electronic service platform ‘Digital Egypt,’ inaugurates MCIT projects

Wed, 06 Jul 2022 - 10:57 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi inaugurated on Wednesday a number of projects of the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT), including ‘Digital Egypt’ platform, which seeks to provide digital government services to citizens.

Egyptian Academy of Arts in Rome organizes 1st cooperation with Italian Conservatoire of Santa Sicilia

Sun, 29 May 2022 - 01:28 GMT

The celebration presented excerpts from the greatest operas of all time, with the participation of the Egyptian tenor Amr Talaat.

Egypt, Burundi discuss boosting cooperation in communications, IT

Mon, 25 Apr 2022 - 09:55 GMT

Egyptian and Burundi discussed on Monday ways of fostering cooperation between the two countries in the field of communications and information technology.

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities convenes with Min. of Communications & Information Technology to follow up on executive position of digital transformation projects

Sun, 20 Jun 2021 - 01:24 GMT

During the meeting, Enani confirmed that the digital transformation project came from the strategy of the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities to achieve sustainable development goals.

Egypt’s National Post Authority issues commemorative stamp for Mohamed Mahmoud Khalil Museum

Thu, 20 May 2021 - 09:32 GMT

Abdel Dayem: The stamp confirms the value of the Mohamed Mahmoud Khalil Museum and its status as one of the most important specialized sites in the world.

Communications minister: We seek to turn Egypt into top IT country

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 - 11:38 GMT

The minister said his ministry seeks to turn Egypt into a pioneering country in the field of digital technology with the aim of enabling citizens to get e-services.

Communications minister says working to build digital Egypt

Mon, 08 Feb 2021 - 12:21 GMT

The communications minister, in his statement at the House of Representatives Sunday, said his Ministry has made great strides in terms of automated services.

Egypt's Min. of Tourism & Antiquities, Communication & Information Technology signs cooperation agreement

Thu, 12 Nov 2020 - 01:13 GMT

The Ministries of Tourism and Antiquities, Communications and Information Technology signed an agreement to develop the technological infrastructure of Egypt's Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities on November 11.

Egyptian PM appoints Amr Mahfouz as CEO of Information Technology Industry Development Agency ITIDA

Wed, 28 Oct 2020 - 06:41 GMT

The Egyptian Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly has issued a decree appointing Amr Mohamed Mahfouz Hussein the CEO of the Information Technology Industry Development Agency (ITIDA), for one year.

Egypt takes great steps to implement its artificial intelligence strategy: Minister

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 - 02:53 GMT

Egypt has established the Applied Innovation Center (AIC) with the aim of implementing several artificial intellegenc projects, Talaat added.

Personal Data Protection Law Supports MCIT Efforts to Implant Data Center Industry in Egypt: ICT Minister

Tue, 04 Aug 2020 - 11:44 GMT

It is also a key step to bolster MCIT efforts to implant data center industry in Egypt and create a safe environment for the circulation of information in the cyberspace, he added.

Egypt spends $1.6B to increase internet speed

Tue, 16 Jun 2020 - 04:48 GMT

Talaat stated that the average internet speed in Egypt increased from 5.7 Mbps in June 2018 to 15.5 Mbps.

Egypt injects LE 30B to expand int’l internet corridors entering its borders

Sun, 29 Mar 2020 - 04:03 GMT

This to increase Egypt's capacities from the Internet by about 30 percent in 2020, Communication Minister Amr Talaat said Sunday.

PM asserts key role of ICT Ministry in digitization process

Thu, 27 Feb 2020 - 11:01 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli asserted the key role that the Ministry of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) plays mainly in the digitization file which targets facilitating access to services offered to citizens in all fields.

PM chairs economic committee meeting

Tue, 18 Feb 2020 - 01:14 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli chaired on Tuesday a meeting of the ministerial economic committee.

Min. reveals plans to achieve "Digital Egypt" strategy

Tue, 18 Feb 2020 - 01:04 GMT

The digitization of Port Said and transforming it into a smart city will be one of the earliest achievements of the strategy.