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Egypt is a ‘Fintech opportunity’: PayFort’s managing director

September 20, 2016 • Businesses, North AfricaComments (0)

Businesses offering their products online are still in their infancy, making Egypt a financial technology opportunity, says Omar Soudodi With this year’s Euromoney conference running for two consecutive days, 19-20 September, Daily News Egypt interviewed Omar Soudodi, the managing director of PayFort and the former general manager of Soudodi is

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“Digital Democracy” and the “January 25 Revolution” in Egypt

January 26, 2016 • North Africa, OpinionsComments (0)

It is the fifth anniversary of the so-called “January 25 Revolution” of 2011, which led to the removal from power of Egypt’s authoritarian President, Hosni Mubarak. In the years that followed Mubarak’s compelled resignation (followed

Egyptian tech firms expand African footprint with potential deals worth $7m

May 27, 2015 • Businesses, North AfricaComments (0)

As a part of Egypt’s efforts to increase IT exports and achieve ambitious economic goals, Egypt’s Information Technology Industry Development Agency (ITIDA) helped setting out a number of partnership protocols and concluding business agreements between

Technology: A Moroccan payment systems progress

February 9, 2015 • Businesses, North Africa, RegionsComments (2)

Over the past two decades, HPS has pulled itself up through the ranks of Moroccan information technology companies. The payment software firm, founded by chief executive Mohamed Horani in 1995, is now a multinational operation with offices in the US, France

Maroc Telecom sees sales growth improve to 4.3% in Q3

January 17, 2015 • Businesses, North Africa, Regions, Telecoms & MobileComments (0)

Maroc Telecom Group has seen a 4.3 percent increase in its third-quarter revenue to MAD 7.3 billion, which has been anchored by strong growth in international activities and a return to growth in Morocco. According to Telecompaper, the home market benefited