Latest in Tag: Telecommunications Highlight

Latest in Tag: Telecommunications


1,336 communications sector firms worth EGP 1.34bn established in FY 2019/20: EJB

1,336 communications sector firms worth EGP 1.34bn established in FY 2019/20: EJB

A total of 1,336 communications sector companies, worth a combined EGP 1.34bn, were established in fiscal year (FY) 2019/20, according to Sherif Makhlouf, head of the Egyptian Junior Business Association’s (EJB) communication committee. According to the committee’s annual report for 2020, the number of mobile phone subscribers increased by 0.8% to 96 million in October …

Shaimaa Al-Aees

Cost of telecommunications services increase during Q3 of 2016

The Ministry of Communications and Information Technology’s report disclosed that prices of telecommunication services increased slightly in the third quarter (Q3) of 2016 compared to the second quarter (Q2) of the same year, rising from $5.63 in Q2 to $5.64 in Q3. Mobile service prices also increased from $2.3 in Q2 to $2.4 in Q3, …

Mohamed Alaa El-Din

Mobile firm Viva Kuwait full-year profit jumps six-fold

Reuters – Viva Kuwait reported a more than six-fold rise in annual profit on Monday as the mobile telecommunications operator increased its customer base by a third. The Saudi Telecom Co (STC) affiliate made a net profit of KWD 24.25m ($86m) in 2013, up from KWD 3.87m a year earlier, according to its website. Viva, which competes with Zain and …

Daily News Egypt