Egypt Today reviews the stages of manufacturing electric cars in 10 points.
The two sides probed the memo of understanding to be signed in January 2020 on the production of electric vehicles, according to a statement by the ministry.
Egypt’s Minister of State for Military Production on Tuesday said that the ministry would produce electric mini-cars, in coordination with E-Motion and Egyptian IMUT companies.
The meeting discussed the opportunities of cooperation in the field of manufacturing electric vehicles through the revival of Al-Nasr and Engineering Automotive Industries companies.
The move comes as part of the Ministry of Military Production’s endeavor, aimed at localizing the manufacturing of the electric vehicles in its subsidiaries.
This came during the meeting held by the Minister with the delegation of China's Dongfeng Automobile Company, headed by Vice President of the company Li Zhengrong.
The meeting covered the company’s plans to resume assembling its vehicles in Egypt, and possible mechanisms to develop its activities.
Both leaders also discussed bilateral relations. Macron announced joint electric cars project.
Nissan’s idea is that if you charge your electric vehicle (EV) at off-peak times and are prepared to sell power back to the grid when it’s under strain, you could effectively charge for free.
Parliament’s Energy and Environment Committee has started discussing the spread of electric cars in Egypt to replace gas-fueled vehicles.
British electric appliance pioneer Dyson said Tuesday it had picked Singapore as the site for its first electric car plant.
An electric cars marketing company has received 100 requests for the purchase of electric cars since Egypt allowed the import of used electric cars.
A wrap-up of the most prominent business news of the day.
Egypt does not have the adequate infrastructure that allows the running of eclectic cars, Deputy President of the FEI's transport division Samir Allam said.
Trade Minister Tarek Kabil issued a decision that allows the imports of used electric cars, on condition that they are no more than three years old.
Several Chinese car companies negotiated with Minister of Industry Tarek Kabil to enter the Egyptian market.
Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE) will invest 22.8 billion euros ($26.9 billion) in its main car brand over the next five years.
Toyota Motor Corp is working on an electric car powered by a new type of battery that significantly increases driving range and reduces charging time.