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Egyptian treasury collects over USD 1.1 bln through 4G licences

Monday 9 October 2017 | 15:40 CET | News
Egypt's four mobile operators, who have been granted 4G licences by the government, have contributed over USD 1.1 billion to the national fiscus, ITWeb reported citing the ICT ministry. The ministry says it was able to amass more than USD 1.1 billion as well as additional EGP 10 billion from agreements concluded with Vodafone Egypt, Orange Egypt, Etisalat Egypt and Telecom Egypt. 

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Etisalat Egypt / Orange Egypt / Telecom Egypt / Vodafone Egypt
Countries: Egypt
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