Tunisia sent its 1st aid-laden ship to Gaza via Egypt

Mon, 22 Jul 2024 - 11:15 GMT

On Monday, the first Tunisian ship carrying hundreds of tons of medical and food aid departed from the port of Rades heading to Egypt in order to be sent to Gaza.

Marine Pollution Control on alert after gas ship refloated in Red Sea

Sun, 14 Apr 2024 - 05:47 GMT

The Marine Pollution Control Center in Sharm El Sheikh is in a state of emergency in case of any pollution or leaks from an international gas ship that had run aground in the Gulf of Aqaba in the Red Sea and then was refloated.

Navigation of Suez Canal's northbound convoy to resume in few hours

Wed, 23 Aug 2023 - 09:59 GMT

Chairman of the Suez Canal Authority Admiral Osama Rabie stated Wednesday that the tugboats had successfully handled the technical issues experienced by two tankers during their navigation in the waterway.

Bunkering in Egyptian Ports: First Step on Road of Milestones

Sat, 12 Aug 2023 - 10:20 GMT

It is the beginning to turn Egypt into a hub of green marine fuels.

Egypt adds 28 new locomotives to Suez Canal fleet: SCA head

Mon, 03 Jul 2023 - 08:54 GMT

He went on saying that the canal has become an integrated service of maintenance, repair and good management.

Normal flow of navigation in Suez Canal after towing oil tanker experiencing technical issue

Sun, 04 Jun 2023 - 10:25 GMT

Its dimensions are 247-meter overall length, 48-meter beam, and a tonnage of 82,000 tons.

Logos Hope 'World’s Largest Floating Library' crosses Suez Canal

Tue, 24 Jan 2023 - 02:37 GMT

Logos Hope, the world’s largest floating library has crossed Suez Canal, coming from Port Said.

Egypt's agricultural exports surpass 5.6 mln tons since January: minister

Sat, 19 Nov 2022 - 11:35 GMT

The country's top agricultural exports were citruses, potatoes, fresh onions, fresh beans, grapes, fresh tomatoes, sweet potatoes, strawberries, guava, garlic, mango, watermelon, and pomegranates.

Egypt awaits arrival of 5 cargo ships carrying wheat from 4 countries

Wed, 01 Jun 2022 - 02:31 GMT

Those are coming from four countries.

Egypt to build national fleet of bulk carriers as joint venture between Suez Canal, Transport Ministry

Tue, 26 Apr 2022 - 03:05 GMT

The meeting comes upon the directives of President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi to create an Egyptian fleet for transporting imports and exports.

Egypt, Maersk sign MoU to build green hydrogen plant in Ain Sokhna

Mon, 28 Mar 2022 - 02:58 GMT

The plant's output will be used to fuel ships.

Suez Canal authority marks 1st anniversary of floatation of 'Ever Given' Tuesday

Mon, 28 Mar 2022 - 12:50 GMT

The Suez Canal Authority announced that it will celebrate, Tuesday, the anniversary of the flotation of the Panamanian container ship "Ever Given", in the new Marina building, east of the Suez Canal.

Egyptian Naval Force rescues crew of capsized cargo ship

Mon, 14 Mar 2022 - 10:30 GMT

Nine of those are Syrian, while one is Indian.

Alexandria port rescues crew of sunken Lebanese ship

Sat, 12 Mar 2022 - 01:03 GMT

Rescuers at Alexandria port saved the crew of a Lebanese ship that sank outside the external anchorage of the Mediterranean port on Saturday.

Ever Given container ship crosses Suez Canal under tight emergency measures

Sat, 11 Dec 2021 - 01:42 GMT

The Panamanian container Ship “Ever Given," which was once stuck at the shipping course of the Suez Canal, returned to pass through the canal as part of the as part of the southern convoy coming from the Red Sea towards the Mediterranean through the new Suez Canal.

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.

Suez Canal revenues estimated to rise by 10% in FY2021/22

Thu, 05 Aug 2021 - 12:33 GMT

The official pointed out that the Suez Canal accomplished revenues worth $530.7 million in FY2020/2021 with a hike of 20.7 percent.

President Sisi meets with Peter Lurssen to examine ways of developing Egypt's naval industries system

Thu, 22 Jul 2021 - 12:49 GMT

The meeting was attended by Commander of the Egyptian Naval Force Ahmed Khaled.

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.

EVER GIVEN black box analysis is underway, Suez Canal losses estimated at $1B

Tue, 06 Apr 2021 - 11:59 GMT

That is the primary estimation.