Egypt ICT minister in talks with Nokia and Finnish officials

Wednesday 14 December 2016 | 09:57 CET | News
Egypt's ICT minister Yasser ElKady has held talks with the Permanent Mission of Finland Deputy Head Petri Hautaniemi and representatives of Nokia to discuss a strategic cooperation between the two countries in technological innovation and entrepreneurship, by developing a roadmap that includes the establishment of a centre to sponsor Finnish and Egyptian start-ups.

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