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Philips Orient - فيليپس; Cairo

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Name: Philips Orient - فيليپس; Cairo    (ET)  
Abbreviation: philips
Products: Model types Others

Philips Orient S.A.

El-Nasr Electric and Electronic Apparatus S.A.A.

The country product identifier is "ET".

Founded: 1930

Egypt branch of NV Philips, founded in 1930 as Philips Orient with initial activities being importing and marketing of products. [1][2]

With Law No. 118 of 1961, Philips Egypt became a 50% public sector company and the name was changed to El-Nasr Electric and Electronic Apparatus while products where still sold with the Philips brand. [1]

The remaining 50% were bought by Egypt's Engineering Industries Holding Company in 1998, after which production of radios and TVs stopped. [2]

[1] Enterprise Resource Planning [...], Kholeif, Abdel, Sherer, 2008, p.116
[2] Mena Report, March 17th, 2002

This manufacturer was suggested by Bernhard Nagel.

Some models:
Country Year Name 1st Tube Notes
ET  59 BET396A    
ET  57 B2ET67U UCH81  Schaltung dürfte aufgrund des mechanischen Aufbaus, der Röhrenbestückung und der Skala (Fr... 


Further details for this manufacturer by the members (rmfiorg):

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