Egypt's ElGameya fintech transforms lives, businesses

ElGameya is aiming to modernise the traditional Rotating, Savings, and Credit Association model of transacting through digital innovation.
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IEX cable connecting Europe to India lands in Egypt

The undersea system landed in Egypt at two cable landing stations: Zafarana2 in the Red Sea and Sidi Kerir on the Mediterranean, connecting two seas and continents.

Vodacom Egypt deploys world 1st triple-band mobile radio unit

The telco says  one single radio unit will reduce the cost of Vodacom’s 4G/5G network rollout in the country.

Telecom Egypt secures $200m loan

The loan from UAE’s Banque Misr will be used by Telecom Egypt to drive its refinancing strategy.
Apr 4, 2024

Network International, Souhoola partner to boost BNPL in Egypt

The cooperation is set to provide consumers with access to credit for larger ticket items and help retailers improve sales.
Feb 26, 2024

SEACOM suffers outage between Kenya, Egypt

The company says initial assessments suggest that the disruption to the subsea cable occurred within the vicinity of the Red Sea, and other cables in the area appear to have also been impacted.
Feb 20, 2024

Egyptian telecoms exec joins Vodafone Group board

Following e&’s strategic pact with Vodafone Group, e& Group CEO, Hatem Dowidar, will join the Vodafone board as a non-executive director.
Feb 15, 2024

LogRhythm, Egypt’s eFinance partner on secure cloud offering

The companies announced their agreement, stating that LogRhythm technologies will be integrated into eFinance's cloud computing platform.
Nov 24, 2023

Telecom Egypt, ICANN activate Africa’s second managed root server

The new installation is housed in Telecom Egypt's Regional Data Hub, the company's largest international, Tier III data centre.
Sep 27, 2023

Telecom Egypt introduces subsea cable switching platform

WeConnect's open and neutral design allows clients to mix and match connectivity between subsea cable systems in the Mediterranean Sea and the Red Sea.
Aug 22, 2023

Egypt’s president receives in-depth update on ICT development

The President was also informed on measures to improve mobile phone services and expand Internet infrastructure to meet heavy usage demands.
Jul 31, 2023

Opay to launch a digital bank in Egypt

The fintech company announced its plans to apply for a licence.
Jul 21, 2023

Egypt boosts Vodacom Group revenue

In the current reporting period, Vodafone Egypt delivered service revenue of $377 million and contributed 23.6% of Vodacom Group service revenue.