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.

Giza Municipal Authority to remove squatters in few days

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 - 01:30 GMT

Encroachments on state-owned lands in those areas are either unlawful acquisition of agricultural lands or unlicensed buildings.

193k feddans, 3.5M m² recovered from squatters

Sat, 10 Aug 2019 - 09:30 GMT

Authorities removed squatters from 193,000 feddans of agricultural lands and 3.5 million square meters of building lands in 10 days.

Construction of Africa’s 1st vertical forest blocks to begin in 2020

Wed, 07 Aug 2019 - 01:26 GMT

Each of the three cube-shaped blocks will be 30 meters high and will house seven floors, 350 trees, and 14,000 shrubs of over 100 species.

Govt approves bill on settlement of some building violations

Thu, 04 Jul 2019 - 04:38 GMT

It also approved a draft law on allocating a state-owned plot of land in South Sinai to the governorate to be used for establishing an agricultural research station.

‘Builders of Egypt’ adopts building exports as theme

Tue, 11 Jun 2019 - 12:00 GMT

The fifth “Builders of Egypt” Forum themed “Building Exports as a New Future for Investment” will kick off on June 16.

11 buildings in slum area demolished, 60 families relocated

Tue, 11 Jun 2019 - 09:28 GMT

The Cairo Governorate Municipal Authority demolished on Sunday 11 buildings in Hekr Al Sakakiny slum area after it had relocated residents to Mahrousa 1.

One dead, several injuries in collapsed building in Al Zawya Al Hamraa

Wed, 03 Apr 2019 - 12:51 GMT

Four surrounding buildings have been evacuated and injured residents were transferred to Nasser Institute Hospital.

Encroachments on 500,000 m², 8,200 feddans cleared in 48 hrs

Sun, 13 Jan 2019 - 07:00 GMT

That was achieved in 48 hours.

Cabinet drafts amendments to larceny, burglary penalties

Wed, 09 Jan 2019 - 12:47 GMT

The proposed acts will be submitted to the parliament, and are concerned with larceny by public employees, and regular individuals.

Huge archaeological building uncovered in Mit Rahina

Tue, 25 Sep 2018 - 12:42 GMT

The Egyptian archaeological mission in Mit Rahina discovered a huge archaeological building in Demerdash basin area located 400 km north of Mit Rahina Museum.