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Horn of Africa

A peninsula in northeastern Africa including Somalia, Ethiopia, Eritrea and Djibouti. The Horn of Africa is a major coffee exporter. However, because of political instability in Somalia, the waters around the Horn suffer from piracy.
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Walid Sheta, regional president of Schneider Electric in Egypt and North East Africa, said that access to energy is a basic right for everyone.
GE North East Africa president and CEO Ayman Khattab said: "The Badr substation, which uses our advanced switchgear technologies, will help connect 50% of the Egypt - Saudi Arabia Interconnection Project, playing a key role in reinforcing the reliability of power needed for household and industrial use."
The report also forecasts that total mobile traffic will continue to rise in both the Middle East and North East Africa, at a compound annual growth rate of 48 per cent, driven by higher mobile data traffic and increased penetration of smartphones in the region.
Ayman Khattab, President and CEO, GE North East Africa, added It is with great honor that I congratulate the winners of the GE Egypt Digital Innovation Challenge, who showcased Egypts enormous talent in software development.
Ericsson Middle East and North East Africa highlighted innovations and technologies that will further support its customers and partners to accelerate transformation in the region.
Unit North East Africa. Henriksson has 25 years of international experience in
In a new geographical set up that aims to increase focus and respond faster to the ever evolving customers' needs in key markets, Ericsson's Customer Unit North East Africa will now become - Customer Unit Egypt and Customer Unit East Africa.
On their behalf, Rafiah Ibrahim, Head of Region Middle East and North East Africa, Ericsson, said, "This renewed collaboration is a testimony of the trust and high performance that Ericsson has delivered to Zain Iraq through the years inmanaged servicesacross the North Middle East region.
PepsiCo business unit manager for North East Africa Ahmed El Sheikh told Reuters at an investment conference in Sharm El-Sheikh that the investment comes after the global food and beverage company achieved sales of $1.2 billion in Egypt during 2014.
The award was received by Isil Yalcin, President Ericsson North East Africa. The IT department of Etisalat Misr' had a set of awards covering performance metrices, service quality, risk management, innovation and social responsibility and the highest award among the listed awards was the "IT Vendor of the Year Award" that was won by Ericsson.
Rafiah Ibrahim, Head of Region Middle East and North East Africa at Ericsson, says: "Ethiopia's 3G market is rapidly growing, driven by Ethiopian's high demand on connectivity.
Rafiah Ibrahim, president of Ericsson Region Middle East and North East Africa, said: "Our Smart School competitions revealed the potential amongst Middle East youths as the future leaders of the Networked Society.
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