What's New

23 Mar 2023

Egypt Post has issued a postage stamp featuring the “Differently Abled” theme to commemorate World Down Syndrome Day (WDSD), celebrated every year on March 21, as part of Egypt Post’s keenness to issue commemorative stamps on significant occasions and events.

21 Mar 2023

Egypt, represented by the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT), participated in a Validation Workshop by the African Telecommunications Union (ATU) on the “White Paper on Accessibility and Connectivity Best Practices and Cooperation Framework to Facilitate Access to Submarine Cables by all African Countries, particularly Landlocked Countries”. The workshop was held on March 20, online.

20 Mar 2023

The 27th Annual Shared Services and Outsourcing Week (SSOW) is organized by Shared Services and Outsourcing Network (SSON), on March 20-23, in Orlando, Florida, US, under the theme “Value proven, every day. Redefining Success in 2023 and beyond.”

20 Mar 2023

The Collaboration and Engagement Day is organized by the Egyptian Information Telecommunications Electronics and Software Alliance (EiTESAL) under the auspices of the ICT Minister Amr Talaat, on March 20, in Cairo.

23 Mar 2023

Owing to its unique features, Egypt is poised to become home to a thriving electronics industry. The country has a unique location, skilled labor, and national initiatives such as Egypt Makes Electronics (EME) that aim to transform Egypt into a regional and global hub for advanced electronic design and manufacturing.

21 Mar 2023

Characterized by several features, namely volume, velocity, variety, data viability, and data value, Big Data is structured, semi-structured, or unstructured large data sets. For Big Data storage, data warehouses using the Extract, Transform, and Load (ETL) principle or data lakes that differ in the ELT method are organized.

08 Mar 2023

ICT Indicators Quarterly Bulletin reviews a number of ICT indicators in Egypt; namely statistical figures on infrastructure, economic performance and the role of ICT in socioeconomic development. The bulletin, presented in a newly improved version, is now issued on a quarterly basis.

06 Mar 2023

The report has been prepared under the aegis of the Working Party on Artificial Intelligence (AI) Governance (AIGO) and the Committee on Digital Economy Policy (CDEP) of the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). It provides the first blueprint for policy-makers to help assess and plan for the national AI computing capacity needed to enable productivity gains and capture AI’s full economic potential. The report guides policy-makers to develop a national AI computing plan along three dimensions: capacity, effectiveness, and resilience.

The short film highlights the most remarkable activities held as part of Qodwa-Tech Initiative for empowering women, in 2022, and explains the socio-economic impact that the initiative’s participants made in their communities. The film was streamed during "The Future of Empowering Women in the Era of Digital Transformation" event, held under the theme "Qodwa-Tech: Towards a Sustainable Impact" in conjunction with International Women's Day.

In an interview conducted by Sky News Arabia, the ICT Minister Amr Talaat highlighted the efforts made to train young people and develop their IT skills, in addition to boosting the outsourcing industry and IT exports, including by attracting multinationals to establish global delivery centers in Egypt.

The Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2023 was organized by the Global System for Mobile Communications Association (GSMA), on February 27- March 2, in Barcelona, Spain. MWC is the world's largest exhibition for mobile phones and relevant industries.

An interview conducted by Oxford Business Group (OBG) with the ICT Minister Amr Talaat, where he highlighted MCIT efforts in capacity building, digital transformation, and ecosystem development. Efforts include bringing digital skills to young Egyptians, digitizing public services and making them available through Post Offices, and fostering innovation and entrepreneurship through Creativa Innovation Hubs.

Copyright Ministry of Communications and Information Technology 1999-2023. All rights reserved