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Amazon boosts its investments in Egypt and creates 2,000 new jobs

Ah Hussein

Today, Amazon revealed that it has enhanced its investments in Egypt during the year , which will create more than 2, new job opportunities, to be added to over 1,500 A job that the company has provided since launching its operations in Egypt last year. Amazon supports the process of digital transformation in Egypt by employing human cadres, rehabilitating them, refining their skills, and providing them with promising professional opportunities in the field of the digital economy.

Omar said El-Sahy, General Manager of Amazon in Egypt: “We will provide more than 2025 job opportunities that are commensurate with different levels of experience, education and skills, which vary between warehouse employees, distribution centers, and delivery service drivers, customer service personnel, marketing, finance, supply chain technologies, and data analytics.

We are also looking at strategic partnerships to hire People of determination, and launching programs to increase the rate of female employment in all fields. We believe that providing an inclusive and positive work environment is a cornerstone of our success.”

Amazon has taken the initiative to keep pace with the increasing demand for its services, as it intends to double the delivery capacity during year 2022 through the establishment of new delivery stations in the west and east of Cairo and the port of Alexandria and Benha, in order to support its resources to ensure the provision of its services and products in various parts of the Republic.

With express delivery service on the same day in Cairo and Giza, and delivery service on the next day in most parts of the Republic.

Amazon’s investments during the year 2022 witness the adoption of its latest systems of connection stations and innovative routing and tracking technologies in Egypt. Storage capacity management systems for logistics centers and delivery route tracking solutions contribute to customers’ access to more rapid, efficient and convenient services. In addition, Amazon will open a new customer service center in Cairo this year.

Al-Sahi added: “Since the opening of His Excellency the Prime Minister, Dr. Mostafa Madbouly is the largest logistics center for Amazon in Africa. During the past year, we made great efforts to accelerate the growth of our business in Egypt, in conjunction with adopting the best technologies, and providing the finest delivery services to our customers in Egypt.

These expansions reinforce our commitment to participate in building a “Digital Egypt” to achieve the goals of Egypt’s vision

. Our new investments open promising prospects for small and medium-sized Egyptian companies, and give them the opportunity to expand their business and sell their products online.”

Amazon continues to promote its responsible growth in across Egypt by following sustainable best practices in its operations. All of its centers rely on the most energy-efficient systems, in line with their commitment to achieving carbon neutrality in their operations by the year 2040. Amazon aims to run all its operations with renewable energy by the year 2025, as it is currently the largest user of renewable energy in the world.

and Amazon developed two One of the most advanced operations and freight networks in the world, and has cooperated with thousands of sellers in the region, benefiting from its experience in providing distinguished delivery services and other reliable customer services. Small businesses and entrepreneurs take advantage of Amazon’s shipping services to send their products around the world through Amazon Shipping Centers. Once the order is placed, Amazon selects, packs, and ships the customer’s order, as well as provides customer services, and manages returns on behalf of sellers; After the products arrive from the shipping centers to the delivery stations, they are shipped to the final customers as the last step in the delivery network that helps sellers and entrepreneurs to take advantage of new markets and present their products to a wider segment of customers.

The Amazon principles are built on four main pillars: focus on customer service rather than competition, passion for innovation, commitment to executive excellence, and long-term planning.

Amazon strives to be the best global company in terms of customer focus, and to establish itself as the best employer with the safest work environment in the world.

The company also includes a unique set of leading services and products, including customer reviews, 1-Click shopping, personalized recommendations, and Prime. , Ships by Fulfillment by Amazon, Network Services (AWS), Kindle Direct Publishing, Kindle eBook Reader, and Career Path Choice (Career Choice), Amazon Fire tablets, Amazon Fire TV, Amazon Echo, Alexa, Just Walk Out technology, Amazon Studios ( Amazon Studios, and The Climate Pledge.