Orange increases investment in Africa's cyber security market

Orange tightens
up security

Cyberdefense centre
in Morocco.

Monday, Nov 12th

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.

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.

Egypt to train 1500 fibre-optic network specialists

Egypt to train 1500 fibre-optic network specialists

Newly launched training programme aims to support national projects that rely on fibre-optic networks.

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.

Vodafone Egypt inks service agreement with Ericsson.

Vodafone Egypt inks service agreement with Ericsson

Three-year deal aimed at boosting connectivity and network quality coverage in Cairo.

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.

Orange co-financing Sea-Me-We 5 cable connecting through Djibouti, Egypt.

Orange co-financing Sea-Me-We 5 cable connecting through Djibouti, Egypt

Construction of the high-speed network is expected to be completed by end of 2016.

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.

Egypt internet down after cable fire.

Egypt internet down after cable fire

The internet cut has affected the workflow of banks in the North African country.

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.

‘Ship to pay Telecom Egypt $12.5mn in cable damages.’

‘Ship to pay Telecom Egypt $12.5mn in cable damages’

Oil tanker ‘B-Elephant’ accidently cut two subsea internet cables in March 2013.