These projects come within the the nexus of water, food and energy (NWFE) Program.
Caron elaborated that part of the amount is allocated to the second phase of the Leather City in Al-Rubiki and the second phase of the Shaq El-Taban area, pointing to the Italian side's interest in strengthening cooperation with Egypt in the field of furniture industry, especially the Furniture City in Damietta.
This came during Mohieldin's speech at the Marrakesh Partnership meeting within the framework of New York Climate Week activities , where he stressed the need to enhance understanding and economic cooperation between different countries.
Soliman noted that these investments were pumped in sectors of utilities and infrastructure, tourism, real estate investment, antiquities development, financial services and digital transformation, education and industry.
Furthermore, the Board of Directors approved the project to establish a multi-purpose terminal for the Sky Investment - Reliance Logistics consortium, in East Port Said Port, provided that the authority will start taking the necessary measures towards this contract.
The move aims to attain the optimal use of such location through establishing projects, which achieve economic returns and secure jobs for youth, he added while inspecting development works at El Sawaqi area in Fayyoum governroate on Tuesday.
The capacities of new energy projects under development witnessed a remarkable increase during the period, reaching 3,570 megawatts, with foreign direct investments of nearly $3.5 billion, double its counterpart in 2020.
The meeting tackled procedures for activating the memorandum of understanding (MoU) that was signed with Petrojet to implement new petroleum projects in Equatorial Guinea, foremost of which a project to establish a new refinery.
This statement came during the statements of the Fund’s Executive Director Ayman Soliman in a meeting with the Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli in the presence of the Planning Minister Hala El-Said and other officials.
The ministry’s current portfolio includes 85 projects worth dlrs 11.9 billion in the field of adaptation to climate change and cushioning its fallout; in a way that supports the country’s efforts to implement Sustainable Development Goal 13 (SDG 13): climate action, she added.
The Memoranda of Understanding are aiming to establish projects to produce green fuel and green ammonia in the Sokhna.
This came during the launch of the fifth edition of the follow-up report on program budgets and performance at the sectoral level, which covers the period from (2018-2019) to (2020-2021), reviews all development programs in various sectors, and links them to sustainable development goals.
El-Said said that the plan for the next fiscal year includes the construction of 10 transverse axes on the Nile, and the establishment of 18 overpasses.
In its 2021 annual report, the ministry said that the map sheds light on the distribution of projects funded by multilateral and bilateral development partners nationwide in all development sectors.
The ministry's portfolio includes 30 projects that support the seventh goal of the sustainable development goals, which is clean and affordable energy, with a value of $4.6 billion.
Mahmoud Al-Ammari, director of the Qena Branch of the MSMEDA stated that the initiative in Qena targets 5 centers, which are "Dashna, Al-Waqf, Farshout, Qus, and Abu Tshat".
This was stated in a book that features the State's achievements from June 30, 2014 to June 30, 2021.
The nation-wide developmental initiative “Haya Karima” has provided more than 550,000 temporary and permanent job opportunities as part of its work to develop the livelihoods of the countryside.
At a board meeting of the authority regulating drinking water and sewage, he added that his ministry is working to provide safe drinking water for the citizens while recycling drainage water to be used in other purposes.
Presidential directives also called for reducing air pollution rates and improving quality of air by decreasing harmful carbon emissions and rationalizing consumption of fuel, along with upping growth rates, creating new job opportunities and boosting the macroeconomics structure.