Egyptian Transport Minister, Japanese side discuss executive status of 4th metro line

Fri, 30 Sep 2022 - 07:37 GMT

Egyptian Minister of Transport Engineer Kamel Al-Wazir, met with the Japanese Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Kenji Yamada, in the presence of the Egyptian Ambassador in Tokyo, Ambassador Mohamed Bakr, and the President of the Egyptian-Japanese Businessmen Association.

In pics: Nasser Station to operate in 2 months after development works finalized

Wed, 18 May 2022 - 11:02 GMT

Works at the first part of the third phase of the third metro line are expected to finalize soon, and operate within two months.

In Pics: Egypt allocates 97 COVID-19 vaccination points at metro, subway stations

Sun, 14 Nov 2021 - 11:17 GMT

The points started operation on Sunday a day before banning all non-vaccinated people from entering public institutions or universities nationwide.

Plans to develop Cairo’s 1st, 2nd metro lines at LE 38 Bln: Official

Thu, 08 Apr 2021 - 10:44 GMT

The plan includes developing metro lines’ trains and infrastructure.

Transport Min. signs contract with French group to operate 3rd Cairo Metro line

Tue, 01 Sep 2020 - 04:51 GMT

The signing ceremony was attended by the French Ambassador to Cairo Ambassador Stephane Romatet, Head of the National Authority for Tunnels (NAT) Essam Wali and RATP Group Chairman Laurence Battle attended the signing ceremony.

Urgent plan worth LE32B to renovate oldest metro line: Transportation Min

Fri, 13 Jul 2018 - 01:09 GMT

The Ministry of Transportation announced an urgent and comprehensive plan to develop and upgrade the infrastructure of the subway system in Cairo worth billions of pounds.

Fare’s Fair

Tue, 12 Jun 2018 - 01:48 GMT

With metro tickets increasing from a flat fee of LE 1 less than a year ago to up to LE 7 today, commuters find themselves up against more austerity measures.

Japan marks sarin attacks anniversary as executions near

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 - 08:37 GMT

Japan marked the 23rd anniversary of a deadly sarin attack on the Tokyo metro, as speculation grows that members of the cult behind it could soon be executed.

Two persons injured in blast at Stockholm subway station

Sun, 07 Jan 2018 - 12:18 GMT

Two people were injured in an explosion that took place at a Stockholm subway station, Sky News reported.

Cairo Metro ticket prices to increase in 2018

Sun, 03 Dec 2017 - 01:42 GMT

Cairo Metro Company spokesperson Ahmed Abdel-Hady said the company and the Ministry of Transport are still negotiating an increase in ticket prices.

Tunnel visions: China bets big on subways as cities expand

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 - 10:06 GMT

Deep under Shanghai, workers on a flood-lit construction rig carefully install massive concrete wall sections for a new subway tunnel.

New fatwa service to be launched in metro stations

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 - 06:48 GMT

The Islamic Research Center is to establish religious portals in metro stations.