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Egypt leans on mobile to drive development; outlines LTE goals

LIVE FROM GSMA MOBILE 360 MIDDLE EAST: Mobile technology is key to helping Egypt achieve its aims to …

Vodafone Egypt to invest $1.3B on network improvement

Vodafone Egypt’s newly appointed CEO has laid out an ambitious investment strategy for its network, according …

Mobile payment service set for launch in Egypt

National Bank of Egypt (NBE), one of the country’s leading commercial banks, is to launch …

Orange gets green light for Egyptian bid

France Telecom-Orange said that the Egyptian market authorities have cleared it to make its previously announced bid for operator ECMS (Mobinil).

France Telecom and Orascom agree MobiNil terms

France Telecom-Orange agreed final terms with Orascom Telecom Media and Technology (OTMT) for the purchase …

France Telecom set to up Egyptian ownership

France Telecom-Orange today said it is in “advanced” discussions with Orascom Telecom Media and Technology …

Egypt set to compensate operators

Zawya Dow Jones reports that Egypt’s Ministry of Communications and Information Technology is set to pay the country’s mobile operators and internet service providers a total of EGP100 million (US$16.8 million) in compensation, following disruption caused during this year’s civil unrest.

Mobile services resume in Egypt after government-backed blackout

Egypt’s mobile phone services are available again after being shutdown last Friday as part of the government-inspired clampdown on protest.

Orange expects growth from mobile money in Africa

Orange announced the expansion into Kenya of its mobile money service, which the operator says …

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