President Abdel Fatah El Sisi inspected the construction works of a group of national bridges and roads in Heliopolis- press pho
CAIRO – 8 November 2019: President Abdel Fatah El Sisi inspected the construction works of a group of national bridges and roads in Heliopolis, said Egyptian Presidential Spokesperson Bassam Radi in a statement on Friday.
President Sisi shed light on the necessity of completing these megaprojects on time to facilitate the living conditions for Heliopolis residents, Radi added, noting that the president directed to carry out the projects in accordance with the highest standards of quality.
On May 15, 2019, President Abdel Fatah El Sisi attended the opening of Rod el Farag Axis Bridge (Tahya Misr Bridge), which links areas in northern and eastern Cairo with west Cairo. The Egyptian government said that the bridge, which aims to ease traffic and reduce commuting time, is the widest over a waterway.
He said during the inauguration ceremony that Egypt is seeking to carry out public projects in the shortest time possible to save money and effort.