Amr Talaat

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.

ICT sector achieves average growth of 15% in 9 months

Tue, 11 Jun 2019 - 02:59 GMT

The slogan of the annual conference is "Investing in Egypt's future digital economy”.

‘TECH INVEST 3’ to be held on June 11

Tue, 04 Jun 2019 - 09:50 GMT

The slogan of the annual conference is "Investing in Egypt's future digital economy”.

Egypt eyes Chinese companies for solar-power projects, AI technology

Fri, 03 May 2019 - 10:33 GMT

The Egyptian delegation visited China Electronics Technology Group (CETC), China Metallurgical Group Corporation (MCC), China Enfi Engineering Corp., and China Silicon Corporation Ltd (SINOSICO).

Minister: Russian companies encouraged to invest in Egypt

Wed, 20 Mar 2019 - 01:57 GMT

Talaat said in a statement that an agreement was reached with his Russian counterpart to offer facilities and logistic support to encourage Russian companies to invest in Egypt.

Egypt solves Lebanese investors’ problems in 2 years: Forum

Mon, 04 Mar 2019 - 10:53 GMT

Attendees of the Egyptian-Lebanese Business Forum praised solving about eight problems for Lebanese investors in Egypt during the last two years. T

Digital exports hit $3.2B annually, target growth of 12%: Minister

Mon, 04 Mar 2019 - 09:48 GMT

Amr Tallat said that information technology contributes by 4 percent to the gross domestic product (GDP), noting that the plan aims to raise this percentage to 5 percent during the next couple of years.

Communications min. urges Silicon Waha to maximize investment returns

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 - 02:31 GMT

The minister also underscored the importance of making use of the advantages offered for technological areas under the investment law.

Digitizing Egypt

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 - 12:06 GMT

Looking into the ICT sector’s three-year strategy to provide public services through digital platforms.

Vodafone to distribute profits of LE5.5B to Telecom Egypt

Tue, 19 Feb 2019 - 04:33 GMT

Egypt Telecom and Vodafone Egypt signed an agreement in the field of messaging, infrastructure and distribution of profits in the presence of the Minister of Communications Amr Talaat.

Business Today to honor Egypt's influential companies February

Thu, 03 Jan 2019 - 12:39 GMT

Amr Nassar, Egypt's minister of trade and industry, is set to attend the ceremony on behalf of Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly.

Planning, communications ministers review cooperation with TPG FIG in micro enterprises

Wed, 02 Jan 2019 - 12:25 GMT

Ministers Hala el Said of Planning and Amr Talaat of Communications and IT had talks with representatives for TPG FIG company on means of promoting cooperation in order to buttress micro projects.