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    Egypt Partakes in Black Hat-Asia 2017
    28 Mar 2017
    Egypt, represented by the Egyptian Computer Emergency Response Team (EG-CERT) of the National Telecom Regulatory Authority (NTRA), is participating in the smart phones and applications training program “Black Hat -Asia 2017”, held in Singapore on March 28-29.
    CIT Organizes Fourth 'Digital Nation’ Conference
    27 Mar 2017
    The Chamber of Information Technology and Communication (CIT) will organize its fourth annual "Digital Nation" Conference on March 27-28 in Cairo, Egypt, under the auspices and participation of the Minister of Communications and Information Technology Yasser ElKady.
    Egypt Partakes in ITU-D SG1, ITU-D/ITU-R Joint Group for Resolution 9 Meetings
    26 Mar 2017
    Egypt, represented by NTRA, will participate in the SG1 meeting organized by ITU-D and ITU-D/ITU-R Joint Group Meeting for Resolution 9 on March 27 to April 2, in Geneva, Switzerland.
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    Press Releases
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    Events Highlights More Events
    ITU-D Study Group 1 Meeting
    27 Mar 2017
    The Study Group 1 (SG1) meeting will be organized by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) Telecommunication Development Sector (ITU-D) on March 27- 31, in Geneva, Switzerland.
    ITU- SG7 Meeting
    4 Apr 2017
    The International Telecommunication Union – Radiocommunication Sector (ITU-R) will organize Study Group (SG7) meeting on April 4 - 12, in Geneva – Switzerland.
    Features More Features
    Cybersecurity in Seven Minutes
    29 Mar 2017 Source: CSMonitor Website
    The article tackles the most common risks in cybersecurity, and means of protection, particularly when it comes to three critical areas: privacy, security and control.
    Greater Inclusion for PwDs
    21 Mar 2017 Source: Alam Rakamy
    Computers have become one of the key tools used in the development of people’s skills, and plays a positive role in increasing the extent of integrating Persons with Disabilities (PwDs) in all aspects of life, allowing them to participate in the process of development.
    Digital Arabic Content
    9 Mar 2017 Source: Alam Rakamy
    The article discusses the Digital Arabic Content which is limited to about 3%, compared with other languages, suggesting that initiatives must be adopted and efforts should be exerted to further digitize Arabic content, thereby promoting the Digital Arabic Content through various technologies.
    Publications More Publications
    ICT Indicators in Brief | January 2017
    Mar 2017
    "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.
    Egypt Ministerial Mission to the United States of America Brochure
    Mar 2017
    Egypt Ministerial Mission to the United States of America brochure provides an overview about the suitable investment climate Egypt offers—particularly in the ICT field—highlighting the advantages that the country possesses. A message from the ICT Minister, along with bios of the official delegation travelling to the US, is included.

    Available in English only
    MCIT Yearbook 2016
    Mar 2017
    This yearbook brings together highlights of 2016, a year in which MCIT successfully realized numerous activities and achievements. The 2016 yearbook marks new and continuing initiatives, events and other calendar highlights relevant to Egypt’s progress in the ICT field both on the local and international levels.

    Available in English only
    Safer Internet Day Gamification Booklet
    Mar 2017
    The Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT) published the Safer Internet Day Gamification Booklet comprising a number of activities and games to enhance children awareness on the safer use of the Internet, in line with celebrating the Safer Internet Day.
    Reports and Documents More Reports
    Snapshot of World Telecommunication Standardization Assembly-16
    Mar 2017
    The report tackles the outcomes of the World Telecommunication Standardization Assembly (WRSA-16) held by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) in Hammamet, Tunisia on October 25 to November 3. WTSA 16 has refined ITU–T strategic direction and structure to support the next phase of innovation; it has also consolidated the progress achieved over the past four years.
    Webcasts More Webcasts
    ‘Jobs and Skills for PwDs with Focus on ICT-Based Solutions’ Project
    22 Mar 2017

    The webcast is about the “Jobs and Skills for PwDs with Focus on ICT-Based Solutions” Project launched by Egypt Information and Communication Technology Trust Fund (ICT-TF), affiliated to the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT), aiming to raise the skills of people with physical and visual disabilities—using ICTs—to find suitable employment opportunities in the ICT and tourism sectors.
    06:07 | 27.4 MB
    On Live Channel Showcases MCIT Efforts to Support PwDs
    22 Mar 2017

    The On Live Channel aired a program tackling the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT) efforts to support Persons with Disabilities (PwDs), aiming to promote their equal participation in all walks of life through implementing a clear strategy that entails providing training, education, qualification, employment and health care based on ICTs.
    03:10 | 07.93 MB
    ICT Minister Interview on DMC TV Channel
    7 Mar 2017

    The ICT Minister Yasser ElKady was interviewed on DMC TV Channel, where he talked about the ICT sector which, for the first time, ranked highest in growth rates during the initial quarter of the current fiscal year. He also talked about ongoing and future projects that the sector is implementing to promote economic growth and enhance development.
    1:30:02 | 176 MB
    ICT Minister Speaks on Extra News Channel
    6 Mar 2017

    The ICT Minister Yasser ElKady was interviewed on Extra News Channel, where he talked about the ICT sector as one of the significant sectors that enhance development and economic growth. He tackled also other issues such as smart government, e-services, the Fourth Generation (4G), electronics manufacturing and designing in Egypt, ICT exports, Egypt Post offices modernization, the Presidential Initiative to enhance youth skills and other relevant issues.
    30:45 | 83.5 MB
    A Tour in Technology Parks-Silicon Waha
    2 Mar 2017

    The webcast is about a tour in a technology park established and operated by Silicon Waha. Silicon Waha provides the optimum environment necessary to serve the ICT industry in Egypt through integrated services for entrepreneurs, start-ups and local and international companies, promoting training, research and exchange of expertise through innovation clusters.


    01:28 | 07.07 MB


    Announcements
    Interviews
    ICT Minister Interview with Almal Newspaper
    22 Mar 2017

    Almal Newspaper has conducted an interview with the ICT Minister Yasser ElKady, where he talked about the strategy of the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT), the growth rate of the ICT sector, and the projects currently implemented to develop the infrastructure, improve services provided to citizens and create new job opportunities for young people.
    Press Kits
    Ministerial Mission to US
    26 Mar 2017
    A top Egyptian ministerial delegation, presided by the Minister of Communications and Information Technology Yasser ElKady, headed to the United States on an official mission—during March 13-23— with the aims of promoting investments in the ICT sector, and developing Egypt-US strategic partnerships in advanced industries and technologies.
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    18 Mar 2017

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