COP 27 President and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry made the statements Thursday in the opening of Climate Solutions Thematic Day.
This project will strengthen the railway network in Egypt, one of the largest railway networks in the African continent; enhancing the country’s green transition and move towards low carbon emissions.
Member of the Housing, Municipal Management, and Transport Committee at the Senate Hani al-Assal demanded expanding reliance on freight trains and inland transportation to reduce traffic accidents.
Nagdy pointed out that 80 percent of the components are locally made.
The electric transport project in Nabq Reserve is in its experimental stage, and it will be expanded in the coming period, especially in light of the government’s program to transform Sharm El-Sheikh into a green and sustainable city with all its facilities.
Technical inspection will start right away.
The deal is worth LE323 million.
Egypt has developed a future strategy to introduce electric means of transport into public transport.
The school is specialized in the design, production, and maintenance of means of transportation and transportation facilities.
“River transport will ease the burden on roads and reduce traffic density and pressure,” said Parliamentarian Alaa Abed.
Six new trains will arrive Monday to be installed on the Monorail line in the New Administrative Capital arrival, while the seventh train is expected to arrive on Wednesday.
The prime minister told press that the alliance will invest almost half a billion dollars in the first phase alone in spite of the economic circumstances the world is undergoing.
To achieve that goal, the ministry works on attracting more investors to Egypt's maritime transport market.
The transport minister revealed new plans on microbuses using the Ring Road.
Minister of Transport kamel al-Wazir received Tuesday Kazakhstan Ambassador to Egypt Khairat Lama Sharif to discuss cooperation in that realm.
The plant's output will be used to fuel ships.
President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received Monday French Minister of Economy and Finance Bruno Le Maire at Al Itiyadiyah Presidential Palace.
Officials at the Ministry of Transportation told an European Investment Bank (EIB) delegation that the local production of bus-rapid-transit (BRT) vehicles has begun.
The initiative aims to support motor transport, reduce air pollutants, climate change and carbon emissions, and improve traffic.
Egypt used to have a shortage of 600 railcars but that is no longer the case.