The paid internships program aims to bridge the gap between academic knowledge and industry needs.
Micro companies are to receive a 35 percent incentive, small-sized companies are to receive a 15 percent incentive, while medium-sized companies receive a 10 percent incentive.
The licensed company is entitled to offer a variety of services including providing registration services, issuing digital signature certificates, digital signature tools, Online Certificate Status Protocol (OCSP) services, E-seal and time-stamp services for both individuals and businesses, through its extensive network of service outlets, and its partnership with "Telecom Egypt", following the regulations and standards set by ITIDA.
The program is aimed at providing financial support and consulting services for young entrepreneurs and innovators, as well as start-ups that have initial business models, according to a statement released by ITIDA on Sunday.
Egypt ranked first by the number of deals in Africa during 2021 and came in 3rd place in total funding where the local startups gripped 18% of total capital deployed across the whole continent.
Mahfouz made the remarks during his meeting on Thursday with a French delegation led by Regis Monfront, head of the French side in the Egyptian-French Business Council and member of the Movement of the Enterprises of France (MEDEF).
The hackathon comprises a series of hybrid and interactive market-driven competitions in 10 Egyptian governorates, namely Cairo, Alexandria, Mansoura, Menoufia, Ismailia, Minya, Assiut, Qena, Suhaj, and Aswan.
The program targets senior year students enrolled in faculties of engineering, computer science, and information systems in Egyptian universities and institutes. Students are to apply their graduation projects in the fields of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) at a date no later than the 15th of February, 2022.
The 3-year program aims to support Egyptian ITO SMEs in their export journey to the EU by offering technical assistance through a practical business export coaching project. The program also prepares Egyptian companies with the skills and knowledge needed to enter the European market.
The Information Technology Industry Development Agency (ITIDA) has organized its annual Employment Fair, through which 40 global and local ICT companies have brought job opportunities closer to young Egyptian talents and fresh graduates.
The program aims to support 300 early-stage female entrepreneurs.
The total amount of export rebate for the program’s 11th round has reached EGP70 m and have been paid for a total number of 131 companies out of 137 companies that have applied for the program this year.
Atos undertakes to expand its offshore operations directed towards exporting services including ERP software implementation, technical support, software development and infrastructure database management.
The 4YFN (4 Years From Now) event; taking place from 28th of June until the 1st of July, aims to support startups, investors and companies to connect and launch new business ventures together.
Egypt’s Information Technology Industry Development Agency (ITIDA) has awarded Fixed Misr and El-Delta Electronic Systems licenses to provide digital signature services
Egypt’s technology entrepreneurship scene has shown great resilience amid the global challenges introduced by COVID-19.
ITIDA Teams Up with UNIDO to Mainstream Industry 4.0 Technologies in Egypt’s Manufacturing Sector.
Dell Technologies, Microsoft, and Oracle officially join the 25th global edition of the Show alongside other top-tier tech innovators to address the scope of AI adoption for the Egyptian economy
The program targets creating a qualified talent pool in German to lure global outsourcing companies to invest in the south region of Egypt
The Information Technology Industry Development Agency (ITIDA) hosts the ‘Hangout with VCs’ event, on the 8th of April, 2021, to match ready-to-fund Egyptian startups with investors and venture capital funds (VCs).