Certain railway equipment to be only produced locally instead of imported: Egyptian transport minister

Tue, 14 May 2024 - 11:04 GMT

Minister of Transport Kamel al-Wazir held Monday talks with the delegations of nine Austrian firms.

Egyptian Railway Authority, Skoda sign contract to overhaul 280 train engines

Tue, 27 Jun 2023 - 06:00 GMT

That is in addition to carrying out maintenance and supplying parts for 15 years.

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.

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.

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.

What railway lines to reach Egypt's New Administrative Capital

Thu, 18 Mar 2021 - 02:52 GMT

There are four of them.

Winner of tender to supply 100 train engines to Egypt to be announced within days

Wed, 10 Mar 2021 - 09:44 GMT

The deal is financed by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) with €290 million.

Egyptian, Sudanese ministers discuss planned pan-African roads, rehabilitation of Nile Valley Authority for Riverine Navigation

Sun, 25 Oct 2020 - 11:42 GMT

Both ministers began by discussing ways of acquiring funding to finance the feasibility studies.

Investments in Egyptian railways between 2014, 2024 worth LE142B

Sat, 24 Oct 2020 - 02:10 GMT

Investments in the railway sector are projected to be LE142 billion over one decade between 2014 and 2024.

Local company to supply supporting locomotives to Egyptian railways

Mon, 12 Oct 2020 - 11:58 GMT

The company will manufacture and supply 100 locomotives to support air-conditioned trains operating on long lines.

Egypt to receive 35 Transmashholding railcars by end of August 2020

Sat, 22 Aug 2020 - 09:36 GMT

Thirty-three railcars had been delivered over two batches in May and July.

Railway development, restoration projects in 2017

Sun, 24 Dec 2017 - 09:29 GMT

The Ministry of Transportation implemented a plan to develop railways in 2017.

Over 178.5 km of railroads renovated in one year

Sat, 17 Jun 2017 - 06:33 GMT

The Ministry of Transportation aims to increase the railway network’s share in cargo transport