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MENA Innovation 2018 – Official Ministerial Summit for ICT Innovation in Education & Digital Inclusion

Industry and government are looking forward with anticipation to MENA Innovation 2018 which will see the gathering of ministers and government officials, under the patronage of HE Yasser El Kady, Egyptian Minister of Communications & Information Technology. The summit will take place over three days at the Dusit Thani, Cairo, 29 – 31 July. Up to 25 Middle Eastern and …

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IBM Expands Middle East and African Presence with Cairo Digital Sales Center

New Egyptian facility to transform digital client engagement IBM (NYSE: IBM) today launched the IBM Middle East and Africa Digital Sales Center in Cairo.  The center, which represents a $3 million  investment by IBM, is part of a broader three year agreement with the Egyptian government in which IBM will create jobs and work with clients to transform using cloud, …

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Avaya Unveils SmartConnect at ICT Cairo 2014

• Avaya and partners to demo a new combination of technologies and services that enables the transformation of Egypt’s businesses to an era of engagement Cairo – Avaya Inc, a global provider of communications and collaboration software and services, has today unveiled Avaya SmartConnect, a combination of innovative technologies and services that deliver engagement solutions to Egypt’s growing small and …

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Philips brings history to life by illuminating the historical Baron Palace in Cairo with spectacular LED digital lighting

–          Latest addition to global line-up of iconic city monuments lit by Philips   –          21st century LED technology to highlight iconic city monuments during fifth consecutive Cairo to Cape Town Roadshow Royal Philips (http://www.philips.com/africaroadshow) (AEX: PHIA, NYSE: PHG), the global leader in lighting, today unveiled a stunning lighting makeover of the historic, well-renowned Baron Palace, one of the oldest …

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Egypt: The African Development Bank Targets Solutions to Youth Unemployment

The African Development Bank Targets Solutions to Youth Unemployment in Cooperation with the Social Fund for Development at High-Level Dialogue in Cairo The African Development Bank (AfDB), will host a high-level policy dialogue chaired by Prime Minister Hisham Kandil, under the theme of “Youth Employment: Building the Future.” CAIRO, Egypt, December 4, 2012/ — On Wednesday, December 5, 2012, the …

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New permanent representative of Egypt presents credentials

The new Permanent Representative of Egypt to the United Nations, Mootaz Ahmadein Khalil, presented his credentials today to UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. Until his appointment, Mr. Khalil served, in Cairo, as Egypt’s Acting Assistant Foreign Minister for Multilateral Economic Affairs and International Cooperation in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, from January to June 2011. He was Deputy Assistant Foreign Minister …

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North Africa: Researchers strike gold with nanoparticle virus test

An Egyptian research team has won a prize for developing a hepatitis C test using gold nanoparticles. The test could become a cheap and rapid way to screen people and blood banks for the virus.

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Egyptian scientists to make diabetes drug from bitter fruit

[CAIRO] Bitter gourd, a plant long held to have anti-diabetic properties, is to be turned into tablets that Egyptian scientists hope will provide an alternative to insulin injections.

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