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News Industry in Egypt

Egypt News industry h?? b??n growing ???r ??n?? 2005 wh?n th? industry w?? opened t? more private sectors ?ft?r government reforms.
| 06.10.2011

Egypt News industry h?? b??n growing ???r ??n?? 2005 wh?n th? industry w?? opened t? more private sectors ?ft?r government reforms. Th? changes brought ?b??t policies th?t h??? opened greater entrepreneurship ?nd private media growth. E??r ??n??, media accessibility h?? b? far come a long way wh?n ?t comes t? delivering th? news t? th? Egyptian people whether ?t w?ll b? through printed forms, live broadcasts ?r through electronic news update.

Th? Media Public Free Zone delved th? country ?nt? a better news industry wh?n news delivery came t? b? available ?n various forms l?k? th? internet. Egypt used t? b? known ?? th? Arab World’s media hub ?nd w?th th??? newest developments ???r ??n?? ?t w?? ?r??t?d ?n 2000, Egypt now ranks th? fourth ?m?ng th? different Middle East ?nd Northern Africa countries th?t h??? th? freedom ?f speech.

Private broadcasting companies h??? now b??n more adamant ?n reaching th? Egyptian people ?ft?r th? government h?? fully supported th??r undertaking through tax incentives. Likewise, th? government encourages th? private sectors t? deliver better ?nd reliable news f?r th? country’s growth ?nd development. Th? support m?d? b? th? government resulted t? more th?n half ?f Egypt’s News industry t? b? owned b? private media companies.

Print news f?r Egypt h?? now become more widespread w?th more th?n 500 news publications available ?n a daily, weekly ?nd monthly basis. Broadcast news, ?n th? ?th?r hand, ?r? more available towards th? Egyptian people ?? compared t? ?th?r Arab countries w?th five independent television broadcasters. Meanwhile, news via th? internet ?? readily available through dial-up connection, wh??h ?? accessible ?nd free f?r th? country’s citizens. In addition, th? government h?? continued t? work ?t? way up w?th ?th?r foreign sectors ?n developing better Arab-language content available over th? internet.

Egypt news h?? ??n?? come a long way t? wh?n ?t first ?t?rt?d. Still, ?t continues t? grow ?nd develop ?n hoping t? b? ?bl? t? deliver more reliable ?nd first hand news. Both th? government ?nd th? private sectors ?r? continuing t? find ways ?n wh??h th?? ???ld both improve th??r programs ?nd implementation f?r th? welfare ?f th? country ?nd ?t? people.

Egypt News industry ?? increasing ??n?? 2005 ?ft?r th? market w?? opened up t? more private groups following government reforms. Th? alterations ?r??t?d plans wh??h h??? ?t?rt?d out better entrepreneurship ?nd private media development.