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"Etisalat": the volume of mobile subscriptions exceeds 100 million

 The monthly report of the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology revealed that the volume of mobile phone subscriptions reached 100.97 million records by the end of April 2021, with a penetration rate of 98.57% compared to about 99.82 million subscriptions in March 2021 and 96.53 million subscriptions in April 2020.


While the number of mobile Internet users reached 54.45 million users at the end of April 2021, compared to 55.98 million users at the end of March 2021 and 41.06 million subscriptions in April 2020, and the number of USB Modem users reached about 4.24 million at the end of April 2021 compared to about 3.30 in March 2021 and 2.37 in April 2020.



The ICT sector has succeeded in achieving high performance rates at the economic level; The sector indicators during the last fiscal year showed; The sector’s contribution to the GDP increased to 4.4%, the sector’s GDP increased to EGP 107.7 billion, and the digital exports grew to $4.1 billion.


The sector maintained its position as the highest growth sector in the country for two consecutive years. It is expected that the growth rate during the current fiscal year will reach about 16%.