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Telecom Egypt   11.48        GMC GROUP FOR INDUSTRIAL COMME   1.29        El Arabia for Investment & Dev   0.34        Modern Company For Water Proof   1.03        Ismailia Misr Poultry   2.45        Pioneers Holding   2.84        Ezz Steel   7.86        Egyptian Real Estate Group   6.85        Rakta Paper Manufacturing   4.39        Orascom Telecom Holding (OT)   3.92        Naeem Holding   0.19        Egyptian Iron & Steel   6.87        Universal For Paper and Packag   4.94        Northern Upper Egypt Developme   4.93        Canal Shipping Agencies   7.39        Misr Chemical Industries   5.65        United Arab Shipping   0.43        Egyptians Housing Development    1.94        Egyptian for Tourism Resorts   0.69        Modern Shorouk Printing & Pack   7        Upper Egypt Contracting   0.8        Egyptian Financial Group-Herme   7.42        Orascom Construction Industrie   240.82        Heliopolis Housing   21.65        Raya Holding For Technology An   4.57        United Housing & Development   8.93        International Agricultural Pro   2.1        Gulf Canadian Real Estate Inve   18.08        Alexandria Pharmaceuticals   45.71        Arab Cotton Ginning   2.46        National Real Estate Bank for    11.84        Egyptian Chemical Industries (   7.26        Six of October Development & I   15.03        National Development Bank   6.72        Oriental Weavers   20.66        Arab Gathering Investment   16.29        Egyptians Abroad for Investmen   2.75        Credit Agricole Egypt   9.04        Palm Hills Development Company   1.61        Remco for Touristic Villages C   2.13        Commercial International Bank    29.87        El Ezz Porcelain (Gemma)   1.9        Egyptian Starch & Glucose   5.4        Arab Real Estate Investment (A   0.41        South Valley Cement   3.12        Citadel Capital - Common Share   2.5        Ceramic & Porcelain   2.88        Rowad Tourism (Al Rowad)   5.05        Union National Bank - Egypt "    3.25        El Nasr Transformers (El Maco)   4.78        Egyptian Media Production City   2.31        GB AUTO   27        Sharkia National Food   3.78        Egyptian Transport (EGYTRANS)   7.85        El Kahera Housing   4.97        El Shams Housing & Urbanizatio   2.45        Egyptian Kuwaiti Holding   0.7        Cairo Poultry   8.32        ARAB POLVARA SPINNING & WEAVIN   2.11        Egyptian Financial & Industria   8        T M G Holding   4.03        Asek Company for Mining - Asco   10.66        Misr Hotels   27        Egyptian Electrical Cables   0.56        Medinet Nasr Housing   22.51        Mena Touristic & Real Estate I   1.21        ELSWEDY CABLES   18        Prime Holding   0.91        Al Arafa Investment And Consul   0.17        Alexandria Spinning & Weaving    0.74        Gharbia Islamic Housing Develo   8.41        General Company For Land Recla   16.6        Alexandria Cement   8.9        Arab Valves Company   0.94        Sidi Kerir Petrochemicals   12.4        TransOceans Tours   0.09        Egyptian for Developing Buildi   6.43        Egyptian Gulf Bank   1.24        Kafr El Zayat Pesticides   18.19        Faisal Islamic Bank of Egypt -   35.1        National company for maize pro   11.86        Delta Construction & Rebuildin   4.03        Zahraa Maadi Investment & Deve   48.25        Samad Misr -EGYFERT   3.52        Egypt for Poultry   1.41        Cairo Development and Investme   11.7        Cairo Pharmaceuticals   20.1        Maridive & oil services   0.9        Suez Canal Bank   3.75        Nile Pharmaceuticals   15.81        The Arab Dairy Products Co. AR   73.85        National Housing for Professio   14.39        El Ahli Investment and Develop   4.87        Egyptian Saudi Finance Bank   10.79        Ismailia National Food Industr   5.16        National Societe Generale Bank   25.52        Acrow Misr   19.16        Alexandria Mineral Oils Compan   63.63        Paper Middle East (Simo)   5.59        Egypt Aluminum   12.31        Giza General Contracting   13.12        Middle Egypt Flour Mills   5.82        Extracted Oils   0.6        Assiut Islamic Trading   4.56        Engineering Industries (ICON)   3.95        North Cairo Mills   15.3        Arab Pharmaceuticals   11.88        Grand Capital   5.38        El Ahram Co. 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Investment - Tech news

Wael El Toukhy - 2015-03-30 09:42:01
Egyptian Minister of Communications and Information Technology Khaled Negm has visited Sunday the premises of Mobinil and Vodafone in Smart Village to review the exerted efforts to improve the efficiency of networks and communications services. He has stressed that ICT sector enjoys vital role in Egyptians' daily lives and an essential tool of communications and business, asserting that citizens should perceive improvement of communications and internet services as soon as possible nationwide. The minister stated that it is important to deal with the customers with transparency and they should have quick response to complaints related to services quality. Negm has praised the fruitful cooperation between the Ministry , mobile operators in Egypt and Telecom Egypt, to undertake technical installations and provide necessary support to networks, during the event of Egypt Economic Development Conference (EEDC) and the Summit of the League of Arab States, taking place in Sharm El-Sheikh. More»
Nayera Eid - 2015-03-29 11:19:44
Egypt’s Cabinet is to issue a draft law organizing the information technology (IT) industry during its periodical meeting next week, said Khaled Negm - Communications and Information Technology (MCIT) Minister. He stated- in exclusive statements to Amwal Al Ghad on Sunday - that the laws expected to be issued are the information circulation freedom and the Personal Data Protection, in addition to amendments on the current Telecommunication Regulation Law. They come among the presented laws to ration E-trade and privacy protection, the minister stated. More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2015-03-28 08:28:38
Yahoo Inc (YHOO.O) and Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O) agreed to extend by 30 days the deadline to re-negotiate a ten year search deal, as the two Internet companies attempt to revamp a thorny partnership crafted by former chief executives. The search partnership, which took effect in 2010, allowed the companies to negotiate changes or to terminate the arrangement entirely after five years. Under the terms of the deal, the companies had 30 days to make changes following Feb. 23. According to a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Friday, Yahoo and Microsoft mutually agreed to extend that deadline to a 60-day period following Feb. 23. "We value our partnership with Microsoft and continue discussions about plans for the future. We have nothing further to announce at this time," Yahoo said in a statement. More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2015-03-28 08:12:55
BlackBerry Ltd (BB.TO)(BBRY.O) posted a surprise quarterly profit on Friday and said it is pushing to end a slide in its revenue in this fiscal year, sending the stock up as much as 5.1 percent. "Our financial viability is no longer in question. We're now turning our attention to revenue stabilization," BlackBerry Chief Executive John Chen said on a conference call. Chen plans to grow BlackBerry's small but high-margin software division by moving more customers onto its products, including a system that allows companies and government agencies to manage multiple employee devices. The stock rose as high as $9.77, before easing to $9.59, up 3.1 percent on the Nasdaq, despite a much bigger-than-expected decline in fiscal fourth quarter revenue. More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2015-03-28 08:02:11
Intel Corp (INTC.O) is in talks to buy fellow chipmaker Altera Corp (ALTR.O) in a deal likely to top $10 billion, according to a source familiar with the matter, making it Intel's biggest purchase ever and the latest merger in the quickly consolidating semiconductor sector. The acquisition of Altera, which makes programmable chips widely used in cellphone towers, the military and other industrial applications, would underscore Intel Chief Executive Officer Brian Krzanich's determination to expand into new markets as the personal computer industry loses steam. Though dominant in the market for chips used in PCs, the world's biggest chipmaker has been slower than its rivals to adjust in recent years to the growing popularity of smartphones. Earlier this month, Intel slashed nearly $1 billion from its first-quarter revenue forecast to $12.8 billion, plus or minus $300 million, as small businesses put off upgrading their personal computers. More»
Nayera Eid - 2015-03-26 12:29:19
Egypt's Link DSL- a Mobinil affiliated company - has ruled out any merger plans with Noor ADSL for Telecommunications in order to provide high speed internet services. Speaking to Amwal Al Ghad on Thursday, Yves Gauthier- Mobinil’s Managing director and CEO- said his company would not see merger plans with any internet providers in the current period. Link DSL is ranked second in providing high-speed internet in Egypt, with market share reaching 24% for fixed internet market and more than 700.000 clients of total 3 million Mobinil customers. More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2015-03-26 07:46:37
Apple Inc plans to introduce a trade-in program for iPhones in China in association with the Foxconn Technology Group, Bloomberg reported, citing people familiar with the effort. Under the program, consumers will be able to exchange older iPhones at Apple stores in China for credit against the company's products starting March 31, Bloomberg reported. ( Chinese demand for larger-screen iPhones helped fuel Apple's record profit of $18 billion in the final quarter last year. Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook has said China is poised to overtake the United States as the company's biggest market, and he is working to about double the number of stores in Greater China by the middle of next year, Bloomberg reported. Under the China program, Foxconn will buy the iPhones directly, without Apple taking ownership, and repair the devices if needed before selling them on its e-commerce websites such as FLNet and on Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's Taobao online store. More»
Nayera Eid - 2015-03-25 15:00:29
Every year, the small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) working in Egypt provide jobs for more than 66% of graduates with technical education certificates, general manager of Microsoft Egypt office, Khaled Abdel Kader said. Abdel Kader made his remarks during a press conference held on Wednesday to reveal Vodafone Egypt’s ‘Sherkety’ product for the small enterprises in the North African country. Microsoft official further noted that the new product shall provide more access to technological tools with the aim of achieving economic growth for one of the most pivotal sectors in Egyptian economy; the SMEs. ‘Vodafone Sherkety’ provides the best offers and discounts from the biggest companies in Egypt these include CIB Samsung HP DHL Xerox and Microsoft. Moreover, Abdel Kader has stressed the necessity to generalize Vodafone’s experience to include more service sectors in Egypt, such as education and health. More»
Nayera Eid - 2015-03-25 14:36:52
In Egypt, the small and medium-sized enterprises sector controls 85 percent of the country’s market volume, said the Regional Managing Director of technology giant Hewlett-Packard (HP) Yasser Elkady on Wednesday. During a press conference held today to announce Vodafone Egypt’s ‘Sherkety’ product dedicated for the small enterprises, Elkady referred that the SME sector still needs more support so as to demonstrate its pivotal role in contributing to Egypt’s economic growth. That is why the SME sector contributes 20% only to the country's GDP. Moreover, the HP official further added that offering solutions and partnerships such as Sherkty services shall represent a real starting point to improve the sector. More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2015-03-25 08:45:35
An Austrian student could force companies such as Facebook to overhaul their European businesses after challenging the way US technology groups handle private data in the EU’s highest court. Max Schrems, a 27-year old law student, contested the so-called “safe harbour” agreement that allows American groups such as Facebook to store data from EU citizens in the US during a hearing at the European Court of Justice on Tuesday. Silicon Valley companies warn that changes to the agreement would create a “Balkanised” internet, fragmented along national and regional lines. They argue that if safe harbour were removed or heavily altered, then more than 4,000 groups ranging from Google to Amazon would face having to introduce expensive parallel systems for storing data within the EU. Lawyers for the European Commission, which oversees the “safe harbour” arrangement, told the Luxembourg-based court that the agreement did not mean that the US “in general ensures an adequate level of protection” for European citizens. The court will issue its verdict later this year. More»