Sources at ERA told Egypt Today in July that the fifth batch of the train engines supplied by General Electric will arrive in August.
In a statement released Sunday, Rabie pointed out that the decisions are in fulfillment of the instructions of President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi.
The government plans to invest LE3.5 billion in FY2020/2021 in the construction works of the first phase of the fourth metro line.
The sources revealed that there is a disagreement on the financial return the French company will receive.
Adly Mansour metro station will be a transit station, from which commuters can go to Cairo International Airport through a tunnel.
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.
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.
The state's expansion and upgrade plan of Greater Cairo's metro in FY2020/2021 targets to add 6.35 kilometers and five stations.
There is a LE2-billion increase compared to the current fiscal year.
The prime minister issues such decree every three months along with the renewal of the emergency law enforcement by the president.
Minister of Transportation Kamel al-Wazir revealed on Tuesday that the ministry plans to establish a company that manages rail freight transport.
The Egyptian Armed Forces carried out the fourth sterilization round in Cairo.
That is in a meeting with Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly and Minister of Transportation Kamel al-Wazir
Twenty General Electric train engines arrived in Alexandria Seaport on Tuesday.
Minister of Transportation Kamel al-Wazir also revealed adaptive measures taken in the face of the coronavirus outbreak.
The minister made a tour of inspection in the Ramses railway station and several stations of the Cairo metro on Sunday.
The media center of the cabinet denied claims that circulated on some websites on stopping public transportation services on Friday and Saturday.
The deal is the first phase of other contracts with the company that will be signed later.
An Indian company finished the renovation of 117 out of 125 railroads introducing an electronic control system.
According the US Embassy's statement, the agreement aims at increasing educational opportunities and strengthening the livelihoods of the people of North Sinai.