The total cost of the 106-kilometres long road stands at 7.3 billion pounds.
The Ministry of Transportation has increased the price of metro tickets for the second time in less than a year.
Transport Minister Hisham Arafat said the decision to apply new hikes in Cairo’s underground Metro fares “could not be delayed even for one day.”
The Ministry of Transport decided Thursday to increase the fare of underground metro tickets starting Friday based on the length of each commute,
Mohamed Ezz on Saturday denied reports claiming that a fire had erupted on an Alexandria- Aswan train.
The Transport Ministry is working on a number of bridges on the Nile River worth 3.412 billion pounds.