Latest Economy of Egypt Stories

2011-06-13 07:59:00

CAIRO, June 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Recent Investment and Commitments From HP, Cisco and Motorola Reinforce Strength of Egypt's ICT Sector - Hewlett-Packard (HP) and ITIDA sign MoU providing world-class training to Egyptian hardware companies - Cisco invests $10million to seed sustainable job creation and economic growth in Egypt - Motorola expands regional operations in Egypt Egypt continues to prove its appeal as...

2011-05-27 06:00:00

LONDON, May 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Travelmatch is advising travellers to stay positive as it appears that an ash cloud will not disrupt flights this weekend; the company is still recommending that British tourists monitor various online sources to stay on top of this developing situation. Online travel provider Travelmatch is advising tourists to track the situation carefully as a second ash cloud returns to Europe. The eruption of the Grimsvotn volcano in Iceland has created an ash...

2009-10-06 09:34:00

GENEVA, Oct. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Speaking at one of the world's biggest telecoms events, His Excellency Dr. Tarek Kamel, Egypt's Minister for Communications and Information Technology emphasised the key role that developing countries can play in helping the world economy out of the current recession. Joining leading industry and political figures from across the world, Dr. Kamel made a strong case for investment into economies like Egypt that have an abundance of qualified human capital...

2009-10-05 09:52:00

CAIRO, Oct. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Egypt's IT industry has this week celebrated the launch of e-signature services for the public and private sector. The electronic signature will authorize the Ministry of Finance and a number of companies to offer the first authentication services to governmental entities, public sector companies and individuals in Egypt. This E-Signature Law, issued in 2004 and established the Information Technology Industry Development Agency (ITIDA), is the first Egyptian...

2009-08-25 10:32:00

CAIRO, Aug. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Reports yesterday revealed that Egypt's overall economy expanded by 4.7 percent in the fiscal year through June, fuelled by the expansion of its information and communications technology industry which grew by 14.6 percent. In the past year, Egypt has strengthened its position as one of the world's fastest growing outsourcing destinations through a number of international MoUs and investment in the country's ICT infrastructure and education. Commenting on...

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