Egypt: Minister of Communications Signs Letter of Intent to Transfer IT Expertise to Ethiopia


Minister of Communications and Information Technology Dr. Mohamed Salem and his Ethiopian counterpart signed an agreement that implies benefiting from the Egyptian expertise in human development and the provision of information and communications technology (ICT) training.

A statement by the Ministry on 18/1/2012 said that the cooperation includes several domains, such as securing cyberspace, frequency spectrum management and pumping investments in this field.

The agreement also includes enhancing the knowledge of the Ethiopian side in electronic applications and e-government services and creating a regulatory and legislative environment for the ICT policies, especially when it comes to frequency spectrum management.