SITA 'not institutionally ready' for IoT

SITA ready
for IOT?

SA State IT Agency
outlines strategy.

Thursday, Dec 13th


Egyptian govt wants universal telecoms licences

Why the Middle East and Africa's largest fixed line operator could become a mobile network.


Orascom deepens ties with parent Vimpelcom

Egyptian telecoms company reaches agreement with the Russian firm that owns it.

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France Telecom acquires 94% of Egypt's Mobinil

The acquisition gives France Telecom control of a top player in the market.  


Telecom Egypt staff pay demands weigh on profit

Political turmoil is also cited as contributing towards the company's poor performance.


Egypt to get fourth operator

Future telco would have to lease network capacity.

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OTMT pays dividends after Mobinil sale

The company sold its 94% stake to France Telecom for more than $1bn. 

Egypt plans Internet porn ban

Censoring adult Web sites could become another strategy in the military government`s crackdown on Internet freedoms.

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Orascom Telecom says court upholds fine on Algerian unit

A penalty of $1.3bn was imposed on the company.

Egyptian telco market bounces back

Political unrest aside, the North African country`s telecoms market generated $5.7 billion in 2011, according to a study.