suez canal

Egypt signs deal to build green hydrogen facility, seeks to establish large desalination plant in Suez Governorate

Thu, 14 Oct 2021 - 01:47 GMT

As per the agreement, Scatec will build and operate the facility to produce green hydrogen with quantities ranging from 50 to 100 megawatts.

Suez Canal ranks 2nd among largest logistics companies in Middle East: Forbes

Tue, 12 Oct 2021 - 03:56 GMT

The Suez Canal Authority came in second place in the classification, according to Forbes statement.

Egyptian president sets 6-month ultimatum to eliminate encroachments on Nile mainstream, canals

Mon, 27 Sep 2021 - 12:26 GMT

That was while inaugurating via video-conference Bahr Al Baqar Wastewater Treatment Plant, which is the world's largest.

Sculptor Essam Darwish prepares to complete statue of Egypt’s legendary actor Mahmoud Yassin in Port Said

Mon, 20 Sep 2021 - 02:22 GMT

Darwish stated that he expects placing the statue in a privileged location in the valiant city of Port Said.

President Sisi greets Egyptian Suez Canal pilots on 65th anniversary of taking charge

Wed, 15 Sep 2021 - 04:50 GMT

Egyptian pilots became in charge after the nationalization of the international waterway on July 26, 1956.

Egypt to increase Suez Canal's revenues by 5.6% in 21/22

Sun, 29 Aug 2021 - 03:47 GMT

El-Said explained that the output of the Suez Canal will thus rise from LE 93.9 billion in 20-2021 to LE 99.3 billion in the year of the plan, exceeding the output achieved before the outbreak of the Corona pandemic in 18/2019.

Evergreen Marine's EVER ACE, largest civilian hospital ship MV GLOBAL MERCY pass through Egypt’s Suez Canal

Sat, 28 Aug 2021 - 04:16 GMT

The Global Mercy "provides free lifesaving surgeries for people where medical care is nearly non-existent,” says the ship’s website.

Cost of Egypt's Suez Canal Economic Zone is $18B: official

Thu, 26 Aug 2021 - 03:43 GMT

The official also indicated that number of industrial establishments currently operating there.

Memory of the day: United Kingdom grants Egypt partial independence in 1936

Thu, 26 Aug 2021 - 12:17 GMT

On August 26, many important events took place.

EVER GIVEN successfully passed through Egypt’s Suez Canal in its return journey: Admiral Osama Rabie

Fri, 20 Aug 2021 - 01:18 GMT

The giant ship was escorted by two tugboats Mosaed 1 and Mosaed 2 during its journey in the canal.

EVER GIVEN to cross Suez Canal again on Thursday evening returning from Rotterdam

Thu, 19 Aug 2021 - 02:40 GMT

It had reached the Port of Rotterdam on July 29.

Egypt's Suez Canal economic zone to house 6 ports, 4 industrial complexes

Thu, 19 Aug 2021 - 01:45 GMT

Zakaria underlined that some of the industrial zones Egypt is establishing near seaports are aimed at localizing certain industries.

Suez Canal revenues estimated to rise by 10% in FY2021/22

Thu, 05 Aug 2021 - 12:33 GMT

The official pointed out that the Suez Canal accomplished revenues worth $530.7 million in FY2020/2021 with a hike of 20.7 percent.

1670 ships passed through Suez Canal in July: SCA chief

Thu, 05 Aug 2021 - 12:23 GMT

Head of the Suez Canal Authority Osama Rabie said on Wednesday that around 1670 ships have passed the Suez Canal in July.

PM commends naming new dredger after wise leader Hussein Tantawi

Thu, 05 Aug 2021 - 11:46 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli commended naming the new largest dredger after Hussein Tantawi. It will join the Suez Canal Authority (SCA)'s fleet.

Memory of the day: French Parliament declares its opposition to Egypt's nationalization of the Suez Canal in 1956

Mon, 02 Aug 2021 - 12:08 GMT

On August 2, many important events took place.

Egypt to establish the "Suez Canal Healthy Food Industries" company

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 - 03:23 GMT

The new company aims to participate in the implementation of presidential directives to achieve food security and bridge the nutritional gap in animal protein through the expansion of livestock breeding activity, to produce breeds and fattening, and to establish meat factories, dairy and juice factories, and fruit sorting and drying stations.

MV EVER GIVEN arrives in Dutch port of Rotterdam

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 - 11:54 GMT

At its arrival in Delta Terminal at the port, Ever Given will discharge local imports and transshipments via this port, said the operator company Ever Green line in a statement on Wednesday.

Video: Middle East's largest dredger arrives in Suez Canal from Holland, awaits major ceremony

Tue, 27 Jul 2021 - 05:39 GMT

The Middle East’s largest dredger arrived in Suez Canal on Tuesday from Holland as part of an equipment upgrade of the Egyptian waterway.

Memory of the day: Late Egyptian President Gamal Abdel Nasser nationalizes Suez Canal in 1956

Mon, 26 Jul 2021 - 12:38 GMT

On July 26, many important events took place.