Land Reclamation

President Sisi inaugurates mega development projects in Egypt's South Valley

Sat, 25 May 2024 - 05:15 GMT

Egypt's President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi on Saturday inaugurated a series of major development projects in the South Valley region, including mega water lift stations in Upper Egypt’s Toshka and expansive road networks.

Egyptian president instructs government to move forward with land reclamation projects

Wed, 08 May 2024 - 03:07 GMT

That is within a plan to increase the supply of food products, offering them in reasonable prices in the local market and also exporting.

Egypt implements hundreds of projects to protect Sinai from flash floods

Mon, 30 Oct 2023 - 07:04 GMT

In 2014, the Egyptian government launched a series of projects aimed at protecting Sinai from flash floods.

Egyptian President follows up on implementation of mega land reclamation projects

Sun, 29 Oct 2023 - 02:53 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi held a meeting Sunday with a number of ministers and officials to follow up on the progress rate of the implementation of land reclamation projects.

Egypt, Equatorial Guinea mull agricultural integration

Wed, 13 Sep 2023 - 02:05 GMT

Minister of Agriculture and Land Reclamation Al Sayed al-Qusair met Speaker of the Senate of Equatorial Guinea Teresa Efua Asangono.

Egypt reclaims 500K feddans in Sinai, introduces necessary infrastructure

Sun, 03 Sep 2023 - 02:35 GMT

LE750 billion were spent on development projects in Sinai.

Egyptian government targets to expand horticultural land to 18M feddans by mid-2024

Tue, 25 Jul 2023 - 02:47 GMT

The government also plans to increase the surface area of reclaimed lands, within the One Million and Half A Million Feddans Project, to 810,000 feddans.

Egypt's irrigation minister highlights measures taken to fight water poverty

Sun, 23 Jul 2023 - 03:17 GMT

Minister of Irrigation and Water Resources Hani Sweilam noted in a TV interview Saturday that the water poverty line is 1,000 cubic meters per capita per annum and that the figure in Egypt is half that quantity.

87% increase in land reclamation in 1 year

Mon, 10 Jul 2023 - 11:04 GMT

The latest yearly report by the Land Reclamation department of the Ministry of Agriculture shows significant advances in the 1.5 million feddan ationak project.

President Sisi launches wheat harvest season, inaugurates potato processing factory

Sun, 14 May 2023 - 02:45 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi launched Sunday the wheat harvest season, and inaugurated a potato processing factory at East Owainat in the New Valley.

Egyptian president gives instructions on land reclamation considering limited water resources

Wed, 16 Nov 2022 - 05:49 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi held a meeting Tuesday with senior officials to follow up on land reclamation projects southern the Nile Valley.

Egypt targets to reclaim 3.5-4M feddans of lands in 3 years

Tue, 30 Aug 2022 - 04:46 GMT

Moussa noted that the water to be used in such reclamation endeavors is the outcome of projects implemented to achieve efficiency.

Egypt's CAPMAS releases annual figures on land reclamation

Mon, 22 Aug 2022 - 02:17 GMT

The Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS) released a report Monday on land reclamation in 2020/2021.

Sisi urges securing elements of success for land reclamation projects across Egypt

Sat, 20 Aug 2022 - 02:49 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi has urged providing all elements of success to land reclamation projects across Egypt in parallel with the governance of management and operation of these projects.

'Elimination of terrorism wasn’t merely security work': Egyptian Armed Forces spox

Sun, 24 Apr 2022 - 11:09 GMT

The spokesperson of the Egyptian Armed Forces, Colonel Gharib Abdel Hafez, stated in a phone-in Saturday evening that the elimination of terrorism over the past years was not merely a security work.

Egypt plans to collaborate with American expertise in research pertinent to programming, other technology applications

Fri, 08 Apr 2022 - 12:38 GMT

The matter was discussed Thursday in a meeting comprising President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi and officials.

Egypt to complete canal carrying agricultural wastewater to Al Hammam's treatment plant in 1 year

Sun, 20 Mar 2022 - 12:52 GMT

The progress rate of the project has been detailed.

Overview of public investments worth LE700 billion in Sinai

Thu, 20 Jan 2022 - 07:16 GMT

The number of projects implemented there is 438.

Surface area of cultivated lands in Egypt's Sinai rises by 118%: researcher

Sun, 21 Nov 2021 - 11:57 GMT

The economic researcher explained how that has been achieved.

Massive wastewater treatment plant to be launched in June 2022 in Egypt's Hamam District

Mon, 27 Sep 2021 - 12:50 GMT

The president made the announcement Monday.