ICT

Cyber incidents are tech, media, and telecom sector’s biggest business risk in 2024: Allianz

Tue, 09 Jul 2024 - 04:35 GMT

Leading the conversation globally were cyber incidents - defined as cybercrime, IT network and service disruptions, malware/ransomware, data breaches, fines, and penalties

Egypt launches its first government data and cloud computing center

Sun, 28 Apr 2024 - 04:37 GMT

Situated along the Ain Sokhna highway, the center spans 23,500 square meters, with 10,000 square meters designated for current infrastructure and the remainder reserved for future expansions

President Sisi inaugurates Egypt's 1st Government Data and Cloud Computing Center

Sun, 28 Apr 2024 - 12:08 GMT

President Sisi highlighted that each ministry used to have its own servers; thus, there was no interconnection between governmental bodies.

Egypt targets economic growth of 7-8% by 2027: Planning Minister

Sun, 21 Apr 2024 - 10:22 GMT

She noted that in spite of the anticipated economic growth deceleration in 2024 due to Middle East conflicts, the rate is projected to surpass regional average.

Egypt, Jordan to establish submarine fiber optic cable dubbed 'Coral Bridge'

Thu, 25 Jan 2024 - 08:54 GMT

The cable will extend between Jordan's Aqaba and Egypt's Taba.

CBE seeking to launch government-issued E-Pound to boost LE’s competitiveness

Tue, 09 Jan 2024 - 11:57 GMT

The Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) aims to strengthen monetary policy efficiency and the Egyptian pound’s competitiveness

Ahmed El-Abd, Chief Commercial Officer at Orange Egypt Highlights Investing in FinTech

Wed, 22 Nov 2023 - 04:10 GMT

On the sidelines of ICT, Ahmed El-Abd, Chief Commercial Officer at Orange Egypt discusses the progression of cash services and the company’s strategy in FinTech.

Ayman Amiri, Chief Technology Officer at Orange Egypt Discusses The Company’s Role in Environmental Sustainability and Technological Services Advancement

Wed, 22 Nov 2023 - 12:58 GMT

On the sidelines of ICT, Ayman Amiri, Chief Technology Officer at Orange Egypt shares a lot of insights on the company’s efforts in enhancing customer and technology service as well as its vital role regarding sustainability.

Hisham Mahran, Chief Business Officer at Orange Egypt Discusses Long-Term Strategy and Future Investment

Tue, 21 Nov 2023 - 03:02 GMT

On the sidelines of ICT, Hisham Mahran, Chief Business Officer at Orange Egypt shares a lot of insights on the company’s future investment and long-term strategy in providing modern telecom services that support the establishment of smart cities.

ITIDA concludes 12th edition of its annual employment fair in ICT

Tue, 24 Oct 2023 - 02:49 GMT

The number of participating IT companies reached 49, including 34 multinational companies and 15 local companies, offering more than 1100 job opportunities in various fields of IT, offshoring IT services.

Egypt, Latvia discuss cooperation in ICT, entrepreneurship

Thu, 05 Oct 2023 - 04:53 GMT

Minister of Telecommunications and Information Technology Amr Talaat met Thursday with Latvian Ambassador to Egypt Andris Razans.

Egyptian official reveals number of companies supported by 'Intaleq' incubators

Thu, 11 May 2023 - 12:49 GMT

Sakr noted that "Intaleq" comprises 43 incubators, and that provide support to not just entrepreneurs but also to students whose graduation projects have potential.

Females compose almost half of ICT students in Egypt, quarter of those specialized in cybersecurity

Thu, 11 May 2023 - 11:51 GMT

Bahgat underlined the role of firms operating in the sector in the delivery of the training necessary for the educational process of students.

Egypt's Benya, UAE's Khazna to establish high-density data center at Maadi Technology Park

Mon, 08 May 2023 - 12:46 GMT

Chairman of the General Authority for Investment and Free Zones (GAFI) Hossam Heiba attended Monday the signing of an MoU between Benya, Khazna Data Centers, and Maadi Technology Park.

Egypt, Estonia hold talks on bilateral cooperation, global issues of joint concern

Tue, 21 Feb 2023 - 11:16 GMT

Assistant to the Minister of Foreign Affairs for Europe Ehab Nasr received Monday an Estonian diplomatic delegation.

Egyptian, Zambian ICT ministers sign MoU to achieve cooperation in 8 fields

Mon, 12 Dec 2022 - 10:56 GMT

The two ministers held talks on executive mechanisms.

Investments in Egypt's ICT sector to hit LE67.1B in FY 2022/23

Thu, 24 Nov 2022 - 03:25 GMT

That is compared to LE58.2 billion for investments expected by the end of the previous year 2022/21, with a growth rate of 15%.

Egypt's president inaugurates National Unified Network of Emergency and Safety Services

Mon, 31 Oct 2022 - 11:46 GMT

The network was built in 24 months, and the cost of its infrastructure amounted to be $1 billion.

Egypt's ICT "highest" growing sector in 20/21 by 16%: Amr Mahfouz

Thu, 28 Jul 2022 - 05:22 GMT

“The value of Egypt’s digital exports grew from $4.1 billion in 2019/2020 to $4.5 billion in 2020/2021,” he added.

Gov't investments in communications, information technology sector hit LE 22.8B

Tue, 07 Jun 2022 - 06:06 GMT

Talaat added in a statement, Tuesday, that the communications and information technology sector has been the highest growing in Egypt for three consecutive years, with a growth rate of 16 percent.

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