Zain Seeks 4G License to Enter Egyptian Market

Zain Seeks 4G License to Enter Egyptian Market

  As the 4G debate continues in Egypt, Kuwaiti telecom operator Zain Group has submitted an official offer to acquire one of four 4G licenses available, according to Al Mal.   What’s more, the company is ready to pay the full price of the license in USD in a single installment. One of the biggest […]

4G’s Impending Arrival in Egypt Still a Giant Cluster…Mess

4G’s Impending Arrival in Egypt Still a Giant Cluster…Mess

  It seems Egypt’s mobile operators and government authorities just can’t come to an agreement over 4G licenses, and despite an Aug. 7 deadline and 48-hour extension we still have no idea what’s going to happen. (Surprised? Anyone? Yeah, we thought so.)   Among the issues at stake are a requirement that a portion of […]

Orange’s Business Football Cup Literally Kicks Grass This Ramadan

Orange’s Business Football Cup Literally Kicks Grass This Ramadan

#AScoopOfNow: What better time to unveil @orange_egypt’s #BusinessFootballCup draft than Ramadan? 😋⚽️ #ramadan2016 #Egypt A photo posted by Scoop Empire (@scoopempire) on Jun 9, 2016 at 3:04pm PDT   Orange is hosting Egypt’s largest football tournament this Ramadan with teams comprised of 40 of the biggest companies in the country. The Business Football Cup 2016 […]

RamaScoops 2016: Clash of the Telecoms

RamaScoops 2016: Clash of the Telecoms

  As we enter a new season of mosalsalat and ads, and before we highlight the biggest winners (and losers) on the ad space this year, there have been some ground-shaking changes to the industry just days before Ramadan that are worthy of highlighting.   Over the past couple of weeks prior to Ramadan, we have witnessed […]

Look Out, Egypt: 4G Is Headed Our Way!

Look Out, Egypt: 4G Is Headed Our Way!

  We’ve been hearing about 4G coming our way for ages. So far, our hopes have been in vain, but it looks like we might finally be getting 4G here in Egypt! Licenses could be offered to telecom companies within two weeks, according to announcements by Telecom Minister Yasser al-Qadi this week. The licenses will […]