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In pics: Egypt's Top Prosecutor orders urgent probe into Cairo building collapse

Sat, 27 Mar 2021 - 11:26 GMT

Egypt’s Top Prosecutor Hamada el-Sawi ordered a rapid investigation into the collapse of a residential multi-storey building in Gisr el-Suez St., in Heliopolis.

In Video: Haram building that caught fire 2 months ago, demolished by explosives

Fri, 12 Mar 2021 - 03:10 GMT

Media personnel were near the building site to capture the bombing moments using dynamite.

60 floors built in Egypt's 'Iconic Tower' lying in New Administrative Capital

Wed, 24 Feb 2021 - 12:47 GMT

It is located in the New Administrative Capital's Business Neighborhood in specific.

Egypt collects LE11.2B in reconciliation fees to legalize unlicensed buildings

Tue, 09 Feb 2021 - 12:11 GMT

Nevertheless, 21,411 requests have been denied and the buildings will be demolished.

Prosecution receives order to demolish Giza building over license violations

Wed, 03 Feb 2021 - 03:54 GMT

The Giza building that caught a massive fire for more than 72 hours, will be demolished after authorities revealed that building is unlicensed.

Egypt collects LE16B in reconciliation fees on unlicensed buildings

Thu, 31 Dec 2020 - 01:41 GMT

The ministry is still processing the latest of the 2.6 million requests it has received.

Deadline for real estate tax declaration submissions extended to March

Tue, 29 Dec 2020 - 01:36 GMT

Chairman of the Real Estate Tax Authority Anwar Fawzy stated that the declarations also include floors and units added to existing buildings.

Owners of 500K unlicensed residential units in Egypt did not request reconciliation: min.

Tue, 01 Dec 2020 - 02:40 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli stated in November that the number of reconciliation requests over construction violations surpass 2.3 million.

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.

Egyptian alternative housing project executed by government, civil sector to be completed by end of 2020

Sun, 08 Nov 2020 - 03:17 GMT

The project is located in the second phase of Salam neighborhood eastern Cairo, and consists of two phases.

Deputy minister clarifies progress rate of 'Africa's Tallest Tower' construction

Tue, 27 Oct 2020 - 10:13 GMT

The tower lies within the business neighborhood of NAC and is one of 20 prospective towers in the area.

Egyptian PM to meet with committee setting new construction conditions: sources

Sun, 11 Oct 2020 - 01:48 GMT

Egypt late in May announced a six-month ban on construction permits in Greater Cairo and Alexandria, in response to continuous building violations. Late in September, the government said citizens having permits can continue constructing their buildings up to the forth floor.

Egyptian PM's visit to New Capital unveils executive status, construction of another new city

Sat, 19 Sep 2020 - 05:46 GMT

Madbouli highlighted that the new capital is a model of around 20 new similar cities that are under progress in Egypt.

Egypt allocates 81 plots across 23 new cities to various uses

Sun, 13 Sep 2020 - 10:40 GMT

Egypt is currently developing 34 new cities.

Governmental neighborhood in Egypt's New Capital completed by 95%: official

Tue, 18 Aug 2020 - 12:19 GMT

The government will move from Cairo to the New Administrative Capital mid-2021.

Building evacuated after cracks, tilt caused by metro excavation works

Tue, 28 Jul 2020 - 10:15 GMT

Excavation works in the third phase of the third line of the metro undergoing in Zamalek district have caused cracks and damages to a residential building and the Bahrain Embassy in Brazil Street.

Egypt demolishes almost 26K unlicensed buildings in 65 days

Mon, 01 Jun 2020 - 12:07 GMT

Also, huge amounts of garbage were collected.

Issuance of private construction licenses in Egypt suspended for 6 months

Tue, 26 May 2020 - 12:52 GMT

The suspension includes licenses for modifications in the buildings like adding floors and expansions.

LE14.1B allocated to maintenance of utilities, public buildings in FY2020/2021

Sat, 02 May 2020 - 01:42 GMT

There is a LE2-billion increase compared to the current fiscal year.

ET visits ‘Maspero Triangle’ construction site

Sun, 10 Nov 2019 - 02:09 GMT

The duration set to accomplish the project is 18 months and is due to finish in June 2021.

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