Posts Tagged: revolution 2.0

Egypt: Strikes! Strikes! Strikes!

While international media coverage of Egypt is still largely obsessed with the Muhammad movie fallout, almost every sector in the country is going strike literally from Alexandria to Aswan, together with shutting down of a large number of schools due to a teachers national strike, simultaneously with shutting down the universities due to workers strikes

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Telecommunication Revolution

In a country of roughly 85 million people, one third of whom are illiterate: The number of mobile phone subscriptions in Egypt grew by 22 per cent to 81.7 million users in the year to November, government figures showed on Sunday.The number of mobile phone subscriptions in October was 80.9 million.In November 2010, Egypt’s three

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