Transportation

Official reveals crucial feature in General Electric train engines purchased by Egypt

Mon, 10 Aug 2020 - 11:47 GMT

Sources at ERA told Egypt Today in July that the fifth batch of the train engines supplied by General Electric will arrive in August.

Suez Canal underwater tunnels to operate 24/7 starting August 9

Sun, 09 Aug 2020 - 08:58 GMT

In a statement released Sunday, Rabie pointed out that the decisions are in fulfillment of the instructions of President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi.

Egypt plans to invest LE3.5B in Cairo 4th metro line construction in FY2020/21

Tue, 04 Aug 2020 - 09:58 GMT

The government plans to invest LE3.5 billion in FY2020/2021 in the construction works of the first phase of the fourth metro line.

Leasing of Cairo 3rd metro line to RATP Group postponed

Tue, 04 Aug 2020 - 09:35 GMT

The sources revealed that there is a disagreement on the financial return the French company will receive.

Egypt establishes factory for manufacturing metro, train carriages: Minister

Sun, 12 Jul 2020 - 05:04 GMT

Adly Mansour metro station will be a transit station, from which commuters can go to Cairo International Airport through a tunnel.

1st batch of Egyptian expats repatriated by sea from Jordan arrives

Tue, 30 Jun 2020 - 07:21 GMT

The first batch of Egyptian expats, stuck in Jordan and repatriated by sea, arrived on Monday in Nueiba Port, where they were received by Minister of Transportation.

Additional metro trains to be operated to reduce rail overcrowding: Transport Ministry

Fri, 29 May 2020 - 12:10 GMT

The last train will take off from the third line's El Shams Club metro station at 7:15 p.m and from the second line's Ataba station at 7:45 p.m, the ministry said.

What to know about expansion plan of Greater Cairo's metro in FY2020/2021

Sun, 10 May 2020 - 03:19 GMT

The state's expansion and upgrade plan of Greater Cairo's metro in FY2020/2021 targets to add 6.35 kilometers and five stations.

LE14.1B allocated to maintenance of utilities, public buildings in FY2020/2021

Sat, 02 May 2020 - 01:42 GMT

There is a LE2-billion increase compared to the current fiscal year.

PM prolongs prosecution of defendants in precise crimes by State Security Emergency Courts

Tue, 28 Apr 2020 - 11:20 GMT

The prime minister issues such decree every three months along with the renewal of the emergency law enforcement by the president.

Public freight transport company to be established in Egypt to operate in railway, trucking sectors

Tue, 14 Apr 2020 - 02:31 GMT

Minister of Transportation Kamel al-Wazir revealed on Tuesday that the ministry plans to establish a company that manages rail freight transport.

Egyptian Armed Forces sterilize bus stations known for high passengers turnout

Tue, 14 Apr 2020 - 01:13 GMT

The Egyptian Armed Forces carried out the fourth sterilization round in Cairo.

Egyptian president instructs continuation of transportation projects

Sun, 12 Apr 2020 - 03:07 GMT

That is in a meeting with Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly and Minister of Transportation Kamel al-Wazir

Egypt receives 2nd batch of General Electric train engines

Tue, 31 Mar 2020 - 01:29 GMT

Twenty General Electric train engines arrived in Alexandria Seaport on Tuesday.

Greater Cairo’s Ring Road to be enlarged by end of 2020

Mon, 30 Mar 2020 - 01:54 GMT

Minister of Transportation Kamel al-Wazir also revealed adaptive measures taken in the face of the coronavirus outbreak.

Minister of transport calls for providing metro commuters with free face masks

Mon, 30 Mar 2020 - 08:49 GMT

The minister made a tour of inspection in the Ramses railway station and several stations of the Cairo metro on Sunday.

Cabinet denies stopping public transportation services on Friday, Saturday

Thu, 26 Mar 2020 - 09:54 GMT

The media center of the cabinet denied claims that circulated on some websites on stopping public transportation services on Friday and Saturday.

Egypt seeks getting environment-friendly buses for new capital

Wed, 04 Mar 2020 - 12:45 GMT

The deal is the first phase of other contracts with the company that will be signed later.

Indian company renovates 117 railroads in Egypt

Sun, 16 Feb 2020 - 03:05 GMT

An Indian company finished the renovation of 117 out of 125 railroads introducing an electronic control system.

US allocates $6M to support livelihood of North Sinai, rural citizens

Mon, 16 Dec 2019 - 12:56 GMT

According the US Embassy's statement, the agreement aims at increasing educational opportunities and strengthening the livelihoods of the people of North Sinai.

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