Railway system

Transport ministry carries out biggest project to develop railway at LE 225B

Sun, 23 May 2021 - 03:42 GMT

It said the development process covers the infrastructure, workshops, signals as well as training of cadres, adding the trains speed will be 230KMs per hour for express trains and 160KMs per hour for slower trains.

Egypt signs agreement with AfDB worth €145M to advance railway system

Sun, 23 May 2021 - 03:13 GMT

The agreement comes with the aim of improving efficiency and safety factors in the railway system by extending the authority's main lines (Alexandria / Cairo / Assiut / Naga Hammadi and Benha / Port Said line) with 953 km controlled by the European Train Control System (ETCS-L1) to manage the course of the cars.

Egypt’s reforming its national railway system amid national demand

Wed, 27 Feb 2019 - 09:07 GMT

Egypt is working on developing the country’s national railway system after citizens have voiced their concern regarding the out-dated system.

LE 67M allocated to development of railway stations: official

Sat, 25 Aug 2018 - 02:23 GMT

A total of LE 67 million is set to be spent on the development strategy of the railway stations.