Yasser ElKady

IBM exec named Egypt's new IT minister

Company's Egypt country manager Amr Talaat replaces Yasser ElKady who served in the position since September 2015.
Paul Adepoju
May 18, 2018

Orange Egypt's new CEO pushes partnership agenda

Newly appointed Yasser Shaker meets with Egypt's ICT Minister to reiterate company's value.
Apr 20, 2018

Egypt plans to double size of e-commerce industry by 2020

Government's new strategy crafted in partnership with private sector partners has identified untapped potential.
Mar 2, 2018

Egypt's ICT minister on charm offensive at MWC 2018

Yasser ElKady met with senior representatives from Qualcomm, ICANN and ITU in an effort to sell the North African country's ICT sector.
Oct 31, 2017

Egypt's ICT Ministry looks for new international partners

North African country's new ambassadors to Russia and Serbia urged to prioritise mutual cooperation in ICT.
Jul 10, 2017

Egypt commits to ICT deal with Cyprus and Greece

Planned centre for capacity building and entrepreneurship in Borg El Arab Technology Park will have branches in Cyprus and Greece.
Mar 16, 2017

Egypt's ICT Minister on charm offensive in Silicon Valley

Ministry's ten-day visit to the US aims to promote investment in Egypt's ICT sector.
Mar 7, 2017

Egypt rolls out new integrated technology centre

Cooperation between two government ministries aims to increase the use of technology to enhance service delivery.
Feb 21, 2017

Oracle looks to tighten bond with Egypt's government

Tech company's senior leadership met Egypt's ICT Minister to discuss plans to strengthen its local market presence.
Jan 17, 2017

Egypt, China partner to digitise Silk Road

Chinese delegation visiting Egypt commits to ICT led development.
Dec 14, 2016

Egypt's ICT Minister hails precarious 4G licensing process

Yasser ElKady has pointed to a now complete but controversial 4G licensing procedure as a notable achievement by his country's ICT ministry.