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    NTRA Adopts Measures to Promote Recharging Mobile Balance Using E-Payment
    1 Jul 2020
    The National Telecom Regulatory Authority (NTRA) has adopted a number of measures to limit the use of mobile phone balance recharging traditional methods, such as scratch cards, and replace them with e-payment methods, in coordination with the four mobile operators.
    GSMA Thrive Kicks Off
    29 Jun 2020
    The Global System for Mobile Communications Association (GSMA) is launching GSMA Thrive from June 30 to July 2, under the theme “Innovation on Demand.”
    GSER 2020 Places Cairo Among World Top Ecosystems for Startups, Entrepreneurship
    25 Jun 2020
    The Global Startup Ecosystem Report (GSER) 2020 has placed Cairo among the world’s top emerging ecosystems, providing a perfect environment for the establishment and growth of startups.
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    1st Arab Webinar: ICT Fighting COVID-19
    16 Jun 2020
    The First Arab Webinar “ICT Fighting COVID-19: Arab initiatives and success stories” is organized by the Arab Information and Communication Technologies Organization (AICTO) and the Technical Secretariat of the Council of Arab ICT Ministers, in collaboration with the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA), on June 16.
    ICANN68 Virtual Policy Forum
    22 Jun 2020
    The ICANN68 Virtual Policy Forum is organized by the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), on June 22-25.
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    Egypt Accelerating Digitization in Healthcare
    20 Jun 2020 Source: Internationalfinance Website
    According to Deloitte, rapid increase in healthtech investments and innovators leveraging Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML) and Internet of Things (IoT) to enable products and solutions was evident in the last two years in Egypt. The article showcases how Egypt is accelerating digital transformation in its healthcare system.
    Coronavirus Triggers Growth in African Tech Sector
    11 Jun 2020 Chinadaily Website
    With Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) taking off, people are opting for cashless payment systems, while both the government and the private sector have invested in innovations to curb the spread of the virus. The article explores how the pandemic has created a massive opportunity for the growth of the ICT sector across Africa.
    Shezlong Gets Fresh Fund to Expand its Mental Health Platform
    8 Jun 2020 Source: Menabytes Website
    Cairo-based mental health platform Shezlong has raised fresh funds. The investment came from Asia Africa Investment and Consulting (AAIC), a Singapore-based investor focused on investing in healthcare startups in Africa. The article highlights the Egyptian startup’s achievement.
    MAGNiTT: May Sees Decline In Deals Compared to Last Year, but Rebounds from April
    3 Jun 2020 Source: Magnitt Website
    Although May 2020 saw a drop in the number of startup deals in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region, compared to May 2019, the number of deals has increased by 93%, compared to April 2020, as 33 deals took place in May, according to MAGNiTT Intelligence.
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    Report on MCIT Initiatives for Building Egyptian Citizen and Achieving Digital Transformation
    Jun 2020
    In its keenness to support the State’s strategy and plans for achieving the digital transformation and building the Egyptian citizen, the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT) implements a number of initiatives to develop digital skills in various technology fields, support innovation and promote entrepreneurship.
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    MCIT Major Achievements during President Sisi Era
    Jun 2020
    The Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT) has made a great deal of achievements during the last period, since President Abdel Fattah el Sisi took office. The report throws light on a number of these major achievements.
    Roadmap for Digital Cooperation
    Jun 2020
    The report is prepared by the United Nations (UN) Secretary General. It lays out a roadmap in which all stakeholders play a role in advancing a safer, more equitable digital world, one which will lead to a brighter and more prosperous future for all.
    EMEA’s Business Services Landscape
    Jun 2020
    The report is prepared by the Association of Business Service Leaders (ABSL). It covers the whole spectrum of business services, in a number of locations in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA).
    QoS Benchmark Report - April 2020
    Jun 2020
    The report is prepared by the National Telecom Regulatory Authority (NTRA). It sheds light on the quality of voice and internet services provided by the telecommunication operators in Egypt in April 2020.
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    ICT Minister Speech during Opening New National Projects
    29 Jun 2020

    The ICT Minister Amr Talaat has delivered a speech during the opening ceremony of a number of development projects in East Cairo, Baron Empain Palace, the Sphinx International Airport (SPX)and New Administrative Capital Airport, where he talked about the new website of the Egyptian Presidency that serves as a digital official documentation of the Presidency institution’s events and activities.
    170 MB | 10:51
    ICT Minister Speaks on MCIT Efforts to Face Covid-19 Pandemic – Part 2
    21 Jun 2020

    The ICT Minister Amr Talaat has talked about the efforts of the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT) to face the Covid-19 pandemic, as the first episode of ICT Minister's talks within the Narrative PR Summit's series of digital talks, Reshaping Norms.
    11:51 | 128 MB
    ICT Minister Speaks on MCIT Efforts to Face Covid-19 Pandemic – Part 1
    21 Jun 2020

    The ICT Minister Amr Talaat has talked about the efforts of the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT) to face the Covid-19 pandemic, as the first episode of ICT Minister's talks within the Narrative PR Summit's series of digital talks, Reshaping Norms.
    5:12 | 47.9 MB
    ICT Minister Speaks on Capacity Building and Digital Transformation
    20 Jun 2020

    The ICT Minister Amr Talaat talked about the efforts of the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT) in building the Egyptian citizen; the state's plan for achieving digital transformation; and the continued development of telecommunications infrastructure, on Channel One.
    52:45 | 469 MB
    Panel Discussion: Social Responsibility and Digital Transformation
    18 Jun 2020

    A video presenting the “Social Responsibility and Digital Transformation” panel discussion, organized by the Arab Council for Social Responsibility (ACSR), on June 17, under the auspices of the ICT Minister Amr Talaat.
    3:03:03 | 357 MB
    COVID-19 Call Center for Deaf, Hard of Hearing
    15 Jun 2020

    A video presenting the first call center for receiving Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) reports from deaf and hard of hearing people, established by the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT) to serve and support the social inclusion of the Persons with Disabilities (PwDs).
    2:29 | 17.6 MB
    ICT Minister Interview on Nile News
    13 Jun 2020

    An interview conducted with the ICT Minister Amr Talaat on Nile News channel, where he talks about the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology’s (MCIT) projects for boosting Internet speed, and MCIT role in building Digital Egypt.
    104 MB | 104 MB
    ICT Minister on Phone-in on Extra News
    1 Jun 2020

    A phone-in with the ICT Minister Amr Talaat on Extra News, where he presents, during his meeting with President Abdel Fattah el Sisi and the Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly, the efforts of the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT) to support the State’s plan for overcoming Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19).
    04:31 | 17.4 MB
    COVID-19 Automated Testing Service for Deaf, Hard of Hearing
    1 Jun 2020

    A video introducing the automated testing service of Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) symptoms for deaf and hard of hearing people, through a chatbot that enables sign-language based interaction, capitalizing on Artificial Intelligence (AI) from Avaya and Koopid. The service is provided by MCIT, in collaboration with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).
    02:01 | 2.31 MB


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