Amr Talaat said the project will be carried out in cooperation with IHS Towers.

The minister said the Egyptian telecommunication sector witnessed 16 percent growth in 2021. “It (now) contributes 5 percent to the gross domestic product, up from 3.2 percent three years ago,” Talaat said. 

“We look forward to increasing the sector’s contribution to 8 percent in the next three years,” the minister added.

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