High hopes for US mission
Egypt has high hopes for closer business ties with the US, following an ICT Ministry delegation visit to the US.
The Ministry says main goal of the mission was to underline the stability of the ICT sector, its capability to endorse more investments in the current phase, while reassuring Americans about their existing investments.
The mission’s schedule included a visit to Seattle city and Silicon Valley at San Francisco city. Discussions tackled ways to extend US business in Egypt’s market and to establish new partnerships in ICT fields not only in Cairo, but also nationwide.
The Egyptian delegation met with heads of multinational ICT companies, among them Microsoft, Oracle, Google, HP, Apple, Facebook, Yahoo, General Electric and Cisco.