Chad cuts telecoms excise duty to bolster internet

Chad's plan to
grow internet

Country cuts telecoms excise duty.

Friday, Jan 17th

Africa urgently needs AI roadmap

Africa urgently needs AI roadmap

Data protection identified as a priority amid increased system adoption.

E-commerce will strengthen Egypt's banks in 2020

E-commerce will strengthen Egypt's banks in 2020

Rating agencies believe operators in the region will fare better than counterparts on the continent.

Orange exec joins Liquid to lead MEWA business

Orange exec joins Liquid to lead MEWA business

Liquid Telecom appoints Mohamed Abdel Bassit as new Regional CEO.

GSMA welcomes 5G-focused global spectrum treaty

GSMA welcomes 5G-focused global spectrum treaty

Oragnisation responds to the key outcome of the World Radiocommunication Conference 2019 hosted in Egypt recently.

Liquid Telecom to invest R5.6bn in Egypt

Liquid Telecom to invest R5.6bn in Egypt

The pan-African telecoms group will invest $400 million in Egyptian network infrastructure and data centres, following completion of the 'Cape to Cairo' link.

Global Telecom Holdings delisted from Egypt's Stock Exchange

Global Telecom Holdings delisted from Egypt's Stock Exchange

Outstanding statutory liabilities for GTH in Egypt are also being settled.

Egypt's tech parks target country's 34.4% youth unemployment

Egypt's tech parks target country's 34.4% youth unemployment

Newly appointed ICT Minister visited flagship Borg Al-Arab Technology Park and affirmed the support the resource can offer the country's youth.

VEON seals Africa deal which will de-list Global Telecom Holdings

VEON seals Africa deal which will de-list Global Telecom Holdings

Approval by Egyptian Financial Regulatory Authority after settlement of outstanding tax liabilities.

Investment strategy pays dividends for Telecom Egypt

Investment strategy pays dividends for Telecom Egypt

CEO says recent deals with Orange Egypt and Etisalat have given company momentum in the market.

Veon eyes 42% more in Egypt’s Global Telecom Holdings

Veon wants 42% more of Egypt's Global Telecom Holdings

Amsterdam-based telco service provider to table cash offer for greater stake, with industry regulator.

IBM exec named Egypt's new IT minister

IBM exec named Egypt's new IT minister

Company's Egypt country manager Amr Talaat replaces Yasser ElKady who served in the position since September 2015.