Latest Telecoms News about Egypt

Telecom Egypt to Pay 6% of Revenues for MVNO License

  Egypt's state-controlled landline operator, Telecom Egypt is to pay 6% of the revenues from its soon to launch MVNO to the telecoms regulator as part of its license fee....

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Telecom Egypt Asked to Pay $359 Million for Mobile License

  Telecom Egypt will be asked to pay EGP2.5 billion (US$359 million) for the unified license that will permit it to offer mobile services, the country's Telecommunications Minister Atef Helmy has announced....

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Telecom Egypt Expects 5 Million Mobile Customers within 1 Year

  Telecom Egypt (TE) expects that it will sign up around 5 million customers to its MVNO service within a year of its launch, representing about 15% of its existing landline customer base....

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Vodafone Plans $1.3 Billion Investment in Egyptian Network

  Vodafone Egypt expects to spend around US$1.3 billion on network upgrades over the next couple of years,...

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Telecom Egypt Expects Mobile License Grant Next Month

  Telecom Egypt's CEO says that he expects the government to issue the landline operator with its MVNO license imminently....

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Etisalat Mulling Egyptian Stock Market Listing

  Etisalat's Egyptian subsidiary is looking at a stock market listing, although the location and timing of the IPO have not been decided upon yet....

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Telecom Egypt Defers Vodafone Sale Decision for Two Years

  Telecom Egypt has said that it has no short term intention of selling its 45% stake in Vodafone Egypt, for at least the next two years....

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Vodafone Raises Concerns Over Egyptian License Shake-Up

  Vodafone has raised concerns about plans to grant a mobile network license to the state-owned Telecom Egypt, which also owns a 45% stake in Vodafone's local mobile network....

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Vodafone Accused of Sending Coded Messages in TV Adverts

  Vodafone Egypt has been questioned by state prosecutors over bizarre allegations that a television advert sent coded messages in support of terrorist attacks....

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Telecom Egypt Denies Plans to Sell 45% Stake in Local Vodafone Subsidiary

  Telecom Egypt has refuted reports that it is looking to sell its 45% stake in Vodafone's local subsidiary to Saudi Telecom....

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