Sub-Saharan Africa's smartphone penetration at 33%

Surge in SSA
smartphone use

Figures expected to
double by 2025.

Thursday, Oct 18th

Egypt, International Finance Corporation rally to support Next 100 African Start-ups

Egypt, International Finance Corporation rally to support Next 100 African Start-ups

Funding initiative pushed to the rest of the continent as tech-centric start-up ecosystem grows.

The challenge and opportunity for banks in North Africa

The challenge and opportunity for banks in North Africa

Banking Tech North Africa event in Cairo Organised by IQPC looks to unpack tech trends disrupting the region's financial sector.

Orange Egypt's new CEO pushes partnership agenda

Orange Egypt's new CEO pushes partnership agenda

Newly appointed Yasser Shaker meets with Egypt's ICT Minister to reiterate company's value.

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.

Telecom Egypt cuts FY 2017 dividend to invest in submarine cable

Telecom Egypt cuts FY 2017 dividend to invest in submarine cable

Telco says its investors will only receive a quarter of the initial payout it proposed due to the potential investment opportunity.

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.

Telecom Egypt - settlements haven't dented performance

Telecom Egypt - settlements haven't dented performance

Telco says double digit growth across its 2017 profit and loss shows it weathered impact from ending disputes.

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.

Telecom Egypt, Orange sign bitstream services deal

Telecom Egypt, Orange sign bitstream services deal

TE expects three-year agreement to reflect positive impact on revenue in the medium-term.

Telecom Egypt CEO vouches for US$90m acquisition

Telecom Egypt CEO vouches for US$90m acquisition

Transaction a vital step towards implementing company's strategic plan says executive.

Telecom Egypt settles disputes with rival MNOs

Telecom Egypt settles disputes with rival MNOs

CEO says latest agreement with Etisalat Misr is part of new era that emphasis partnerships.