Tag Archives: Telecom Egypt

Telecom Egypt and Etisalat Misr ink two agreements for mobile and fixed telecommunications interconnection

Telecom Egypt (TE) and Etisalat Misr have inked two deals for mobile and fixed telecommunications interconnection. The deals will be mainly on how much it costs to transfer calls between fixed-line and mobile networks and also enable Etisalat Misr to use the telecommunications infrastructure of Telecom Egypt. Telecom Egypt said that the first arrangement represents an improvement of [...]

Facebook to collaborate with telecom operators to build internet infrastructure in Africa

Facebook will partner with a group of telecoms operators to build Africas internet infrastructure.  Facebook stated in a statement that it will partner with six other companies including China Mobile International, Telecom Egypt and Vodafone to construct what they are calling “2Africa.” The project will build a massive 22,990-mile-long undersea cable around Africa, which the [...]

Telecom Egypt inks new deal with Huawei, ZTE and China Telecom

Huawei Technology Corporation will offer new models for the use of communication, virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) applications to Telecom Egypt. The collaboration between the two companies is the result of an agreement signed on August 8, 2019 by Adel Hamed, chief executive officer of Telecom Egypt, and Vincent Sun, president and CEO of [...]

Telecom Egypt and CNE to launch IPTV services in Egypt

Egyptian telco Telecom Egypt has inked a deal with Cable Network Egypt (CNE) to offer customers with IPTV services. Different packages will be provided, including content such as entertainment, sports, TV series, movies and kids channels, among others.  The Managing Director and CEO of Telecom Egypt, Adel Hamed, declared, I am very pleased to sign [...]

Telecom Egypt has completed the acquisition of MENA Cable Submarine Cable

Through its Egypt Submarine Cable Company subsidiary (EISCC), Telecom Egypt has completed the acquisition of Middle East and North Africa Submarine Cable System (MENA SCS), a subsidiary of Orascom Investment Holding. The telecommunications operator announced it on September 17, 2018 on the Egyptian stock exchange. MENA SCS was purchased for $ 90 million. Telecom Egypt [...]