Transportation

LE1.7T spent on railways development in Egypt in past few years

Tue, 28 Dec 2021 - 04:40 GMT

Egypt used to have a shortage of 600 railcars but that is no longer the case.

Egypt discloses number of BRT stations to be established on Ring Road

Mon, 20 Dec 2021 - 01:39 GMT

Minister Kamel al-Wazie had stated last week that crowdedness on the Ring Road would be eliminated in 2022.

For 1st time: giant container ship 'EVER AIM', Vista-class cruise ship 'COSTA FIRENZE' cross Suez Canal

Sun, 05 Dec 2021 - 02:45 GMT

EVER AIM used the new Canal dug parallel to the original one.

Egypt's Damietta Port prepares for increase in liquefied gas carriers

Sun, 28 Nov 2021 - 11:40 GMT

After Damietta Liquefaction Plant had resumed operation early in 2021, Egypt has been expanding Damietta Port.

9th Egyptian, Greek, Cypriot summit focuses on more fruitful economic, security projects

Tue, 19 Oct 2021 - 03:44 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi said that electricity linkage with Greece and Cyprus is getting Egypt close to linkage with Europe.

Transport min.: Egypt looking forward to furthering cooperation with Germany in railway domain

Thu, 16 Sep 2021 - 10:21 GMT

Egyptian-German cooperation will include railways consultancy and future work with the private sector and international companies, where managing railway activities are concerned.

Tuk-tuks become indispensable in Egypt: Minister

Thu, 12 Aug 2021 - 11:47 GMT

About 3 million families depend on tuk-tuks as a source of livelihood in Egypt.

Egypt can cooperate with African Funding Corporation in 3 sectors: PM

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 - 10:30 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli held Tuesday a meeting in Cairo with CEO of the African Funding Corporation (AFC) Samaila Zubairo and the accompanying delegation.

Egypt to receive first LRT train from China in August

Sun, 11 Jul 2021 - 10:31 GMT

The train is one of four LRT trains within a high-speed electric train project having a total of 22 trains.

Egypt's transport minister visits France to negotiate 3 deals

Wed, 07 Jul 2021 - 04:13 GMT

Egypt's Transport Ministry and the French Ministry of Economy and Finance signed a roadmap

9 things that didn't exist in Egypt before June 30 Revolution

Thu, 01 Jul 2021 - 01:42 GMT

Between January 28, 2011 and July 3, 2013, Egypt lived in political instability because of overthrowing two regimes.

Minister discloses internal trade's share in Egypt's GDP in 2nd half of 2020

Sun, 20 Jun 2021 - 01:04 GMT

That includes the sectors of retail, wholesale, transportation and storage.

Egyptian president instructs establishment of new seaport

Sun, 06 Jun 2021 - 02:16 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi convened Sunday with Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli and Minister of Transportation Kamel al-Wazir.

Egypt takes part in 38th ordinary summit of AUDA-NEPAD

Wed, 26 May 2021 - 01:55 GMT

The projects led by Egypt on the AU-level include electricity linkage among African countries, and the Vic-Med Project.

Turning Alexandria's Abou Qir rail line into underground metro line to begin in 2022

Fri, 14 May 2021 - 10:45 GMT

It will extend over 21 kilometers and include 20 stations.

Hyundai Rotem delivers to Egypt 2 metro trains, parts to assemble another

Wed, 12 May 2021 - 12:51 GMT

The units supplied belong to three different deals.

375 out of 1.3K Transmashholding passenger railcars delivered to Egypt in 11 months

Wed, 12 May 2021 - 10:25 GMT

A contract worth €1 billion was signed with Transmashholding to supply 1,300 railcars.

Egypt's transport minister explains reasons behind train accidents before parliament

Mon, 26 Apr 2021 - 01:46 GMT

The minister noted that Egyptian railways like other facilities affiliated to the ministry have been affected badly by negligence and abandonment for long.

Implementation of Egyptian-Sudanese railway to begin in July

Mon, 12 Apr 2021 - 01:13 GMT

The minister was in a visit to Khartoum to hold talks with the Sudanese side upon the directives of President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi.

61% of oil tankers' traffic passes through Egypt's Suez Canal

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 - 12:03 GMT

Rabie added that container ships and bulk carriers still compose the majority of vessels crossing Suez Canal.

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