Support to the Association Agreement Programme

Signature of " the Egyptian Postal " Twining Project


The contract for the twinning project on the ‘Establishment of a Modern Postal System for the Egyptian Postal Authority was signed on the 26 February 2007 by the Egyptian Postal Authority affiliate to the Ministry of Communication and Information Technology and the French Post affiliate to the Ministry of Economic affairs, Finance and Industry, the project is worth 1,400,000 Euros and its implementation phase took 20 months.

The project activities are grouped into the following four main components:

1.Regulation and liberalisation
2.Quality of service measurement 
3.Financial management 

The planned outcomes of the project are:

- A modern financial management system
- A methodology for measuring quality
- The application of best European marketing practice in the Egyptian context
- A management structure capable of dealing with the impact of market liberalisation and regulation