Telecom Egypt sees net profit, revenue soar

Cairo-based Telecom Egypt posted net profit of EGP 3.9 billion ($249.20 million) for the first half of 2021, surging by 88% year-on-year. Total consolidated revenue stood at EGP17.4 billion in the period, up 16% year-on-year. The Arab country’s primary telecommunication company attributed this growth in net revenue to the steady operational performance, foreign exchange gains, and higher investment income from Vodafone. In