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13 Jun 2021

An Egyptian team of four girls is participating in the 1st European Girls' Olympiad in Informatics (EGOI 2021), organized by the Swiss Olympiad in Informatics, on June 13 - 19, in Zurich, Switzerland. The Egyptian team’s participation is sponsored by the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT).


13 Jun 2021

Egypt, represented by the Egyptian National Post Organization (ENPO), has chaired the African Postal CEO Forum, via videoconference. The Forum was organized by the Pan African Postal Union (PAPU) on June 11, under the title “Postal Transformation in Africa,” and the theme “Digital Transformation: Opportunities and Challenges Post COVID-19,” as part of the 10th Ordinary Session of PAPU Plenipotentiary Conference.


10 Jun 2021

The National Academy of Information Technology for Persons with Disabilities (NAID) is organizing the Assistive Technologies (AT) Hackathon, on June 12-19, at both NAID premises in Smart Village and online.


08 Jun 2021

The 2021 Session of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) Council is held on June 8-18. A virtual consultation of councilors (C21\VCC-1) will be held during the period initially agreed for the physical session of the Council.

11 Jun 2021

The African Postal CEO Forum is organized by the Pan African Postal Union (PAPU) on June 11, under the title “Postal Transformation in Africa,” and the theme “Digital Transformation: Opportunities and Challenges Post COVID-19,” as part of the 10th Ordinary Session of PAPU Plenipotentiary Conference.

13 Jun 2021

Egypt’s Entrepreneur Awards (EEA) is the first of its kind ceremony in Egypt aiming to acknowledge the nation’s brightest entrepreneurs across an array of industries. Aiming to motivate and inspire, EEA focuses on risk-takers, change-makers and innovators that create a positive impact in society. The article presents the list of EEA 2021 finalists.

10 Jun 2021

In recent years, Egypt has experienced economic expansion through improvements in the business environment and infrastructure spend across essential areas. The article explains how Egypt is embracing digitalization to become one of the great success stories of the coming decade and a desirable place to do business.

24 May 2021

"ICT Indicators in Brief: Monthly Issue" reviews a number of ICT indicators in Egypt; namely Mobile Phones, Fixed Phones, Internet, ICT Sector, ICT Sector’s Role in Development, and Post.

02 Jun 2021

The report was prepared by MAGNiTT, in collaboration with the Information Technology Industry Development Agency (ITIDA). The report captures the growth of Egypt’s venture capital ecosystem in 2020 and tracks its evolution over the past five years.

Women Entrepreneurship Program
13 Jun 2021

The Technology Innovation and Entrepreneurship Center (TIEC) of the Information Technology Industry Development Agency (ITIDA) announces opening registration in the fifth round of the Women Entrepreneurship Program, which aims to empower female entrepreneurs in Egypt. The program is organized in collaboration with the American University in Cairo (AUC) School of Business, the Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation and the School of Continuing Education (SCE). Registration deadline is June 24. For more info, kindly click here.

An interview with the ICT Minister Amr Talaat on Extra News channel, where he talked about the ICT sector key achievements during the past period.

A phone-in with the Deputy ICT Minister for Administrative Development, Digital Transformation and Automation Khaled El Attar, on DMC channel, where he talked about the new service of delivering food subsidy cards to homes, within Digital Egypt strategy.

The Final Week of the World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) Forum 2021 was held online, on May 17-21. The Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT) has participated in the WSIS Final Week.

In an interview conducted by Dostor Newspaper, the ICT Minister Amr Talaat has stated that the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT) is contributing to Haya Karima (Decent Life) presidential initiative that aims to develop the Egyptian countryside, through installing fiber optic cables in villages, building 1,000 cell towers, and training young people on using technology.


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