Friday, April 7th 2017
The Memorandum of Understanding is signed between Egypt and Amazon focusing on the promotion of education and employment among Egyptian youth and women in cyber fields. The meeting was held on Friday, April 7th, 2017 at Laboratorium HI, Faculty of Social and Political Sciences Building, Parahyangan Catholic University, Bandung.
By signing the MoU, Amazon will then establish the frist Amazon office in Egypt. The establishment of the Amazon office is also intended to help Egypt improve the education of Egyptian youth in e-commerce and cyber fields, and promote the Egyptian women employment in the IT sector. The representative of Amazon said that tey will accomodate Egypt in developing its cyber infrastructure since their objectives include long-term investment in underdeveloped countries.
Both parties expected a mutual results from the signing of the MoU on the promotion of education and employment among Egyptian youth and women in cyber fields. Amazon also takes this occasion as an opportuity to expand their business in the MENA region and hopes that both parties can follow through this MoU and receive the most from it.