Vodacom Tanzania disconnects 157,000 subscribers

SIM trouble
in Tanzania

Operator moves on
regulator's directive.

Saturday, Jan 25th

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.

Telecom Egypt secures better roaming deal with Etisalat

Telecom Egypt secures better roaming deal with Etisalat

Two companies agree to amend existing contract signed in June 2017.

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.

Telecom Egypt board approves US$90 million MENA Cable investment

Telecom Egypt board approves US$90 million MENA Cable investment

Investment is being funded through a shareholder loan after a 70% cut to the dividend for FY 2017.

Telecom Egypt, Huawei pen next-gen digital services deal

Telecom Egypt, Huawei pen next-gen digital services deal

5G, augmented reality and virtual reality services lined up.

Etisalat Misr, Ericsson sign Egypt network deal

Etisalat Misr, Ericsson sign Egypt network deal

Four-year contract comes days after mobile operator marked the launch of 4G services in the North African country.

Egypt's Etisalat Misr budgets US$167-million for network upgrade

Egypt's Etisalat Misr budgets US$167-million for network upgrade

Modernisation project to facilitate 4G growth, 5G plans and IOT roll out.

Egypt rakes in over US$1bn through 4G licenses

Egypt rakes in over US$1bn through 4G licenses

ICT ministry says cash injection from four telcos granted 4G licenses will be transferred to state treasury.

Telecom Egypt doubles backbone capacity with Nokia

Telecom Egypt doubles backbone capacity with Nokia

Telco adopts Nokia's Photonic Service Engine tech to up capacity on Delta Region DWDM backbone network.

Telecom Egypt commits to govt connectivity project

Telecom Egypt commits to govt connectivity project

Agreement with Kafr El-Sheikh governorate is the first in the planned modernisation of connectivity infrastructure across Egypt's administrative divisions.