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.

National Police Day: Battle of Ismailia, no retreat, no surrender

Thu, 24 Jan 2019 - 01:14 GMT

By the end of the Second World War, the British Canal Zone base was considered a keystone of the entire arch of British power in the Middle East and Africa.

Sawasiya Film Festival to kick off September 14

Tue, 28 Aug 2018 - 08:33 GMT

The first round of Sawasiya Film Festival for short movies and documentaries will kick off on September 14, 2018 in Suez.

Court issues final death sentences for 13 convicts in prison break case

Thu, 12 Jul 2018 - 01:46 GMT

smailia Criminal Court issued final death sentences on Thursday for 13 defendants convicted of escaping El-Mostakbal prison in Suez governorate in 2016.

Kuwaiti company to establish logistics center in SCZone, Mamish

Tue, 26 Jun 2018 - 02:30 GMT

A cooperation protocol was signed Monday between the Suez Canal Economic Zone and the Kuwaiti Agility Logistics to establish a $100 million logistics center.

Two autistic children found locked up naked in Suez

Sun, 17 Jun 2018 - 12:58 GMT

The father claimed the problems he had with the children’s mother was the reason behind his crime.

Saudi Aramco signs deals with France's Total, Technip and Suez

Tue, 10 Apr 2018 - 12:20 GMT

Saudi Aramco and Total said they had signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to build a large petrochemical complex in Jubail.