Egypt’s prosecution detains railway technician over deadly train crash in Suez

Wed, 28 Apr 2021 - 10:03 GMT

Train no. 115 travelling from Ismailia to Suez crashed into a pickup truck towing a trailer and loaded with bricks. The accident took place in a level crossing in Suez’s Al-Amer village.

In pics: Egypt's Top Prosecutor orders urgent probe into Cairo building collapse

Sat, 27 Mar 2021 - 11:26 GMT

Egypt’s Top Prosecutor Hamada el-Sawi ordered a rapid investigation into the collapse of a residential multi-storey building in Gisr el-Suez St., in Heliopolis.

Egypt directs LE 15.7B investments to Suez Governorate during 2020/21

Sun, 31 Jan 2021 - 04:31 GMT

El-Saeed added Sunday that the number of development projects on the citizen's investment plan in the Suez governorate reached 163 projects

5 solar energy stations with 1K megawatts in capacity to be built in Suez, Aswan

Sat, 30 Jan 2021 - 02:04 GMT

The capacity of the five stations amount to 1,000 megawatts; 500 megawatts in each area. The total cost of the stations reaches $1.5 billion.

Talaat Harb Cultural Center holds "Memory of the Nation" symposium on Oct. 24

Thu, 22 Oct 2020 - 03:15 GMT

The Talaat Harb Cultural Center will hold the cultural salon "Memory of the Nation" on October 24 at 6 p.m. in addition to a special evening commemorating the victory of the Folk Resistance Forces against the Israeli army forces.

New Ismailia promised bright future due to location at New Suez Canal, New Port Said, New Suez will follow

Sun, 11 Oct 2020 - 01:52 GMT

New Ismailia's location near the Suez Canal axis gives it a bright future, and the state plans to also establish New Port Said and New Suez, head of Suez Canal Authority Osama Rabie has said.

5th anniversary: How New Suez Canal helped boost Egyptian economy, refresh global trade

Thu, 06 Aug 2020 - 01:45 GMT

The main goal of the Suez Canal, both the main and the new one, is to link the Red Sea in eastern Egypt, through Suez city on the Gulf of Suez, with the Mediterranean Sea in the northern part of the country, through Port Said city, passing by Ismailia city almost halfway.

605 hotels, resorts able to receive tourists in 21 Egyptian cities

Sat, 25 Jul 2020 - 05:02 GMT

The hotels and resorts are located in 21 Governorates all over Egypt: South Sinai, North Sinai, Red Sea, Matrouh, Alexandria, Suez, Greater Cairo, Qena ,Luxor , Aswan, Damietta, Fayoum, Beheira, Port Said, Dakahlia, Ismailia, Minya, Assuit, Sohag, Beni Suef and El Wadi El Gedid.

New petroleum discovery in Gulf of Suez: Ministry

Thu, 18 Jun 2020 - 10:31 GMT

The discovery was made by PetroGulf Misr Oil Company, Byco Petroleum and KUFPEC Egypt Limited.

Oil, environment Mins discuss environmental coordination efforts with oil companies in Suez, Red Sea

Tue, 28 Apr 2020 - 11:29 GMT

They both agreed on continuous coordination between the officials of both ministries on reform plans for the public interest.

Sisi: Proceeds of Sinai development represented in national security

Wed, 22 Apr 2020 - 08:02 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi said the proceeds of the development achieved in Sinai are represented in national security, which “cannot be measured by money.”

Pics: Sisi witnesses last day of drilling Suez-Sinai tunnel

Wed, 22 Apr 2020 - 02:25 GMT

The “Martyr Ahmed Hamdy 2” tunnel, which was completely drilled, comes as part of five tunnels that aim to link Sinai with other parts of the country, within the framework of Egypt’s 2020 vision.

Sisi arrives in Suez to inaugurate national projects

Wed, 22 Apr 2020 - 01:09 GMT

The Ahmed Hamdy 2 tunnel comes as part of five tunnels that aim to link Sinai with other parts of the country, within the framework of Egypt’s 2020 vision.

Eni announced new oil discovery in Gulf of Suez offshore Egypt

Fri, 25 Oct 2019 - 02:03 GMT

The well would be completed and put into production in the next few days with an expected initial flow rate of about 5.000 barrels per day.

Updates on Universal Health Insurance in Egypt

Wed, 02 Oct 2019 - 10:30 GMT

The system was introduced as a pilot phase in one governorate in July.

Urgent plan to be funded for improving sanitation services in Suez: Madbouli

Tue, 23 Jul 2019 - 12:17 GMT

Madbouli said on Tuesday that funding will be provided for an urgent plan that aims to improve sanitation services in several areas of Suez governorate.

44 vessels cross Suez Canal with 2,900,000 tons cargo

Sun, 16 Jun 2019 - 10:40 GMT

As many as 44 vessels crossed the Suez Canal today, with a total cargo of 2,900,000 tons.

National projects inaugurated in Ismailiyah, Middle Sinai

Sun, 05 May 2019 - 01:23 GMT

A number of infrastructure and facilities projects in Ismailiyah and Middle Sinai were inaugurated on Sunday by President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi.

YLE launches second phase of #BeatPlasticPollution initiative

Sun, 14 Apr 2019 - 09:32 GMT

The initiative is taking place starting April 13, 2019 until April 12, 2021, and will be divided into several stages that will be later announced.

New docks at East Port Said port to be operational in 2020

Fri, 08 Mar 2019 - 02:24 GMT

The Suez Canal has announced that it is closed to finalizing contracts with international companies to operate new quays at the East Port Said port.