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GMC GROUP FOR INDUSTRIAL COMME   1.29        Telecom Egypt   11.48        Ismailia Misr Poultry   2.45        El Arabia for Investment & Dev   0.34        Modern Company For Water Proof   1.03        Egyptian Real Estate Group   6.85        Pioneers Holding   2.84        Ezz Steel   7.86        Orascom Telecom Holding (OT)   3.92        Rakta Paper Manufacturing   4.39        Egyptian Iron & Steel   6.87        Naeem Holding   0.19        Misr Chemical Industries   5.65        Egyptians Housing Development    1.94        United Arab Shipping   0.43        Universal For Paper and Packag   4.94        Northern Upper Egypt Developme   4.93        Canal Shipping Agencies   7.39        Egyptian for Tourism Resorts   0.69        Modern Shorouk Printing & Pack   7        Upper Egypt Contracting   0.8        Egyptian Financial Group-Herme   7.42        Orascom Construction Industrie   240.82        Heliopolis Housing   21.65        United Housing & Development   8.93        Raya Holding For Technology An   4.57        International Agricultural Pro   2.1        Gulf Canadian Real Estate Inve   18.08        Alexandria Pharmaceuticals   45.71        Arab Cotton Ginning   2.46        Egyptian Chemical Industries (   7.26        National Real Estate Bank for    11.84        National Development Bank   6.72        Six of October Development & I   15.03        Oriental Weavers   20.66        Arab Gathering Investment   16.29        Egyptians Abroad for Investmen   2.75        Palm Hills Development Company   1.61        Credit Agricole Egypt   9.04        Remco for Touristic Villages C   2.13        Commercial International Bank    29.87        El Ezz Porcelain (Gemma)   1.9        Egyptian Starch & Glucose   5.4        Arab Real Estate Investment (A   0.41        South Valley Cement   3.12        Citadel Capital - Common Share   2.5        Rowad Tourism (Al Rowad)   5.05        Union National Bank - Egypt "    3.25        Ceramic & Porcelain   2.88        El Nasr Transformers (El Maco)   4.78        Egyptian Media Production City   2.31        GB AUTO   27        Sharkia National Food   3.78        Egyptian Transport (EGYTRANS)   7.85        El Kahera Housing   4.97        El Shams Housing & Urbanizatio   2.45        Egyptian Kuwaiti Holding   0.7        ARAB POLVARA SPINNING & WEAVIN   2.11        Cairo Poultry   8.32        Egyptian Financial & Industria   8        T M G Holding   4.03        Asek Company for Mining - Asco   10.66        Misr Hotels   27        Egyptian Electrical Cables   0.56        Medinet Nasr Housing   22.51        Mena Touristic & Real Estate I   1.21        ELSWEDY CABLES   18        Al Arafa Investment And Consul   0.17        Prime Holding   0.91        Alexandria Spinning & Weaving    0.74        General Company For Land Recla   16.6        Gharbia Islamic Housing Develo   8.41        Alexandria Cement   8.9        Arab Valves Company   0.94        Sidi Kerir Petrochemicals   12.4        TransOceans Tours   0.09        Egyptian for Developing Buildi   6.43        Egyptian Gulf Bank   1.24        Kafr El Zayat Pesticides   18.19        Faisal Islamic Bank of Egypt -   35.1        National company for maize pro   11.86        Delta Construction & Rebuildin   4.03        Zahraa Maadi Investment & Deve   48.25        Samad Misr -EGYFERT   3.52        Egypt for Poultry   1.41        Cairo Development and Investme   11.7        Cairo Pharmaceuticals   20.1        Maridive & oil services   0.9        Suez Canal Bank   3.75        Nile Pharmaceuticals   15.81        The Arab Dairy Products Co. AR   73.85        National Housing for Professio   14.39        El Ahli Investment and Develop   4.87        Egyptian Saudi Finance Bank   10.79        Ismailia National Food Industr   5.16        National Societe Generale Bank   25.52        Acrow Misr   19.16        Alexandria Mineral Oils Compan   63.63        Paper Middle East (Simo)   5.59        Egypt Aluminum   12.31        Giza General Contracting   13.12        Middle Egypt Flour Mills   5.82        Extracted Oils   0.6        Assiut Islamic Trading   4.56        Engineering Industries (ICON)   3.95        North Cairo Mills   15.3        Arab Pharmaceuticals   11.88        Grand Capital   5.38        El Ahram Co. For Printing And    10.68        Minapharm Pharmaceuticals   25.49        El Arabia Engineering Industri   13.52        El Nasr For Manufacturing Agri   9.71        Naeem portfolio and fund Manag   1.7        Faisal Islamic Bank of Egypt -   6.76        Natural Gas & Mining Project (   68.26        Housing & Development Bank   13.95        East Delta Flour Mills   31.5        Orascom Development Holding (A   3.22        Memphis Pharmaceuticals   11.12        Abou Kir Fertilizers   134.23        Delta Insurance   5        Cairo Investment & Real Estate   12.18        Cairo Oils & Soap   12.98        Egyptian Arabian (cmar) Securi   0.36        Egyptian Real Estate Group Bea   15.56        Alexandria Containers and good   85.51        Upper Egypt Flour Mills   45.78        Development & Engineering Cons   9.94        Sinai Cement   15.18        Medical Union Pharmaceuticals   28.01        Torah Cement   24.2        Alexandria New Medical Center   46.55        Export Development Bank of Egy   5.04        Egyptian Company for Mobile Se   92.02        Middle & West Delta Flour Mill   32.7        El Kahera El Watania Investmen   4.18        Mansourah Poultry   12.41        Delta Sugar   11.04        Misr Beni Suef Cement   41.21        Egyptian Satellites (NileSat)   6.14        Cairo Educational Services   17.75        Lecico Egypt   7.55        Sharm Dreams Co. for Tourism I   5.3        General Silos & Storage   10.77        Al Moasher for Programming and   0.66        UTOPIA   5.28        Arab Ceramics (Aracemco)   25.4        Barbary Investment Group ( BIG   0.98        

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Amwal Al Ghad English - 2016-11-02 09:00:02
Microsoft Corp said on Tuesday that a hacking group previously linked to the Russian government and U.S. political hacks was behind recent cyber attacks that exploited a newly discovered Windows security flaw. The software maker said in an advisory on its website there had been a small number of attacks using "spear phishing" emails from a hacking group known Strontium, which is more widely known as "Fancy Bear," or APT 28. Microsoft did not identify any victims. Microsoft's disclosure of the new attacks and the link to Russia came after Washington accused Moscow of launching an unprecedented hacking campaign aimed at disrupting and discrediting the upcoming U.S. election. The U.S. government last month formally blamed the Russian government for the election-season hacks of Democratic Party emails and their subsequent disclosure via WikiLeaks and other entities. Russia has denied those accusations. More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2016-11-02 08:46:42
The Egyptian internet service provider TE Data launched a new ADSL bundle named Mega Plus bundles, promising higher speeds and greater capacities. Some of the company’s authorised distributors have criticised these bundles, saying that the high speeds are only available for limited use and not unlimited as the company had previously announced. The bundles provide the possibility of obtaining higher speeds up to 16Mbps through the company’s landline internet service. This or the choice of a number of different speed bundles for internet use are offered along with access to all the movies and TV shows on the company’s SHAHID Plus. TE Data also will provide a free WiFi router when clients subscribe to any of the Mega Plus bundles. More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2016-11-02 08:37:40
Several experts agree that the Egyptian communication market has developed into a prominent one and that it has many opportunities for growth. However, after the four major communication companies obtained the fourth generation (4G) licences this year and became integrated operators, many believe that the market needs to be reorganised and the communication law be amended to guarantee that the National Telecom Regulatory Authority (NTRA) will be independent of the government’s influence. These opinions were brought up during a seminar last Wednesday that discussed the 4G licence negotiations; it was organised by the Scientific Society of Telecom Engineers and took place at the Engineers Syndicate Professor at the faculty of engineering in Ain Shams University Abdel Aziz El-Bassiouni said that the Egyptian communication market is very prominent, citing that it represents 1.5% of the international market and makes annual revenues that reach an estimated EGP 35bn. More»
Nayera Eid - 2016-11-01 16:11:12
Vodafone Egypt is currently in advanced talks with Telecom Egypt (TE) discussing preparations upon which the latter will start providing domestic roaming services, said Stefano Gastaut, CEO of Vodafone Egypt. During a press conference held today, Gastaut added that both Vodafone Egypt and TE will use fibre-optic networks to start providing 4G mobile and fixed line services. As for TE’s 45 percent share in Vodafone Egypt, Gastaut added that only the parent company has the power to make any decisions about revising the current share. He also hinted that this share may be discussed in the very coming period of time. More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2016-11-01 15:59:24
Orange Egypt has launched solution dubbed as Smart Business to provide offers for owners of small and medium-sized businesses. The new solution provides exclusive offers to SMEs enabling them to expand their businesses and better communicate with clients in the least possible costs. Orange Egypt launched the new solution in partnership with a multi-member coalition comprising of Allianz Compu me, Cairo Airport Travel, Google, Huawei Mobica, Qatar National Bank (QNB), National Bank of Egypt (NBE), UBER, El-Waseet, and Yellow Media. The launch ceremony was attended by Jean Marc Harion, CEO of Orange Egypt, Ashraf, Vice President Commercial at Orange Egypt, coalition-member companies and representatives of the mass media. Smart Business grants special offers to its clients on products of all mentioned companies. It will also link SMEs with their clients through Business SMS, Virtual IVR, and Cloud Pro services. Jean Marc Harion expressed his pleasure with this cooperation that offers exceptional services in support of Orange clients from SMEs. Orange Egypt’s new service will help business sector as well as small and medium industries to broaden and have better access to clients, said Ashraf Halim. More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2016-11-01 10:10:40
The Egyptian postal authority, Egypt Post has achieved a financial surplus worth 1.41 billion Egyptian pounds ($190.9 million) in the financial year 2015/2016, said its Chairman Essam El-Sageir. Earlier, Egypt Post registered a surplus of 165 million pounds throughout the financial year 2014/2015, El-Sageir stated. He added that Egypt Post is adopting a comprehensive strategic plan to bring about a quantum transformation in all sectors and services the authority provides. This resulted in witnessing a significant leap Egypt Post made in terms of services quality and contributed a lot to the enhancement of skills and technical expertise of the manpower working in the Egyptian postal authority. More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2016-11-01 08:35:39
Ant Financial Services Group, the world's biggest financial technology company, plans to focus its expansion plans in Asia before looking to go more global, a senior official said on Tuesday. Ant, Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's online finance arm, will offer its insurance and investment management products outside of China, senior vice president Douglas Feagin said at an event to mark a tie-up with Thai payment firm Ascend. The Thailand deal marks Ant's first significant expansion effort into foreign payments in Asia since last year's partnership with India's PayTM, which raised over $500 million in a round led by Alibaba in September. Ant's payment platform Alipay has been tussling with major local rival Tencent Holdings Ltd, whose Tenpay has also been making an overseas push by targeting thousands of retailers particularly around Asia. More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2016-11-01 08:24:32
Facebook will allow more content on its platform that it would have earlier removed because it violated its standards, with new criteria being worked out, a senior executive said on Monday, following a row over the removal of an iconic Vietnam War photo. His comments came on the same day that more than 70 rights groups asked Facebook to clarify its policies for removing content, especially at the behest of governments, alleging the firm had repeatedly censored postings that document human rights violations. Only a month ago, the company and Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg came into conflict after Facebook deleted the photo of a naked Vietnamese girl fleeing a napalm attack, called "The Terror of War". Solberg posted the photograph on her Facebook page after the company had deleted it from the sites of a Norwegian author and the newspaper Aftenposten, which mounted a front-page campaign urging Facebook to permit publication. More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2016-11-01 08:15:05
Samsung Electronics Co Ltd Chief Executive Kwon Oh-hyun on Tuesday said the South Korean tech giant must improve, as it reels from the costly withdrawal of its Galaxy Note 7 smartphone. Without referring directly to the failure of the fire-prone Note 7s, Kwon said in a statement Samsung employees should look back and ask whether they had been complacent in their work. "We have a long history of overcoming crises," Kwon said. "Let us use this crisis as a chance to make another leap by re-examining and thoroughly improving how we work, how we think about innovation and our perspective of our customers." The global smartphone leader and Apple Inc rival last week said it aimed to recover quickly from the withdrawal of the fire-prone Note 7 in October. More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2016-11-01 08:07:45
Women executives left Yahoo Inc at an unusually high rate after the U.S. technology company announced plans to sell itself earlier this year, but it was not immediately clear why, according to the company's 2016 diversity report, released on Monday. The sharp drop comes as Silicon Valley faces pressure to diversify a workforce heavily dominated by white and Asian men. The last year has been turbulent for the web pioneer, which in February announced it would explore alternatives and put in motion a plan to cut about 15 percent of its workforce. In July, it struck a $4.8 billion deal to sell its core internet businesses to Verizon Communications Inc. The number of women in Yahoo leadership roles slipped to 21 percent as at June 30, down from 24 percent the year before, the report showed. Women in non-technical jobs dropped to 52 percent from 54 percent. The total number of women at Yahoo remained steady at 31 percent. More»