New Cities

Cost of construction of new cities not part of state’s budget

Thu, 27 Jul 2023 - 03:32 GMT

“New Urban Communities Authority assumes this responsibility, and new cities, such as New Alamein and the New Administrative Capital, are built in a self-development manner, and therefore they are far from the state's general budget,” he added.

To reduce population density: Egypt spends LE400B on building new cities in Greater Cairo

Wed, 28 Jun 2023 - 12:36 GMT

The center compared the figure to those of Paris and New Mexico, where they are 5,000 per square kilometer and 2,800 per square kilometer, respectively.

Progress rate of housing projects at New October City detailed

Mon, 14 Mar 2022 - 01:46 GMT

Head of New October City Development Agency Mohamed Abdel Maqsoud gave an overview of the progress rate.

Visitors of New Galala City to enjoy wide range of recreational activities: officials

Thu, 12 Aug 2021 - 10:25 GMT

Visitors of new Galala City will enjoy a wide range of leisure and recreation activities including: yachts, cable cars, dancing fountain, gym, central park and theatres, based on TV remarks by three projects supervisors on the city’s coastal resort.

9 things that didn't exist in Egypt before June 30 Revolution

Thu, 01 Jul 2021 - 01:42 GMT

Between January 28, 2011 and July 3, 2013, Egypt lived in political instability because of overthrowing two regimes.

Egypt's New Administrative Capital can be home to 6.5M citizens: official

Thu, 01 Jul 2021 - 01:04 GMT

The city consists of 20 neighborhoods.

Egypt is preparing for inauguration ceremony of New Administrative Capital

Thu, 08 Apr 2021 - 11:20 GMT

The prime minister said that the ceremony will send a message on the beginning of the "New Republic."

New application proposed to issue licenses electronically in new cities

Tue, 19 Jan 2021 - 12:07 GMT

Minister of Housing Assem el-Gazzar announced that there is an electronic application proposed to manage licensing issuance in new cities, aiming to save time and effort in serving the citizens and investors.

21 land plots in Upper Egypt's new cities allocated to residential, commercial projects

Sat, 14 Nov 2020 - 12:15 GMT

The Egyptian government is establishing 22 out of 50 four-generation cities planned to be accomplished by 2050.

New cities’ facilities may be offered to investors in B.O.T.

Wed, 02 Oct 2019 - 08:00 GMT

The reason is the large size of utilities needed.

Sisi reviews executive status of housing projects nationwide

Sun, 29 Sep 2019 - 09:03 GMT

The Higher Council for Planning in August approved allocating 15,000 feddans for setting up a new city in Bani Mazar in the Upper Egyptian Minya Governorate.

Reservation of prime, super prime lands in new cities to start next week

Wed, 11 Sep 2019 - 01:39 GMT

Online reservation of 1,268 prime lands and 814 super prime lands located in nine and eight new cities respectively will start on Tuesday, September 17.

Sisi, PM follow-up on establishment of 12 new cities in Egypt: Spokesman

Thu, 09 Aug 2018 - 10:05 GMT

The Cabinet has met to follow-up on all the developments and updates regarding the establishment of 12 new cities in Egypt.

Business News Wrap-Up

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 - 03:13 GMT

A wrap-up of the most prominent business news of the day

Housing minister discusses investment in new cities with Sawiras

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 - 03:03 GMT

Sawiras said his company wants to invest in the real estate sector in the new cities.

Sisi urges finalizing projects in new cities on time

Tue, 11 Jul 2017 - 05:04 GMT

Sisi stressed on Tuesday the importance of finalizing projects in new cities on time during a meeting with a number of concerned ministers.