electric cars

Learn about Egypt's steps to make electric cars available

Sun, 02 Feb 2020 - 12:13 GMT

Egypt Today reviews the stages of manufacturing electric cars in 10 points.

Egypt, China in talks over electric car production

Wed, 04 Dec 2019 - 02:39 GMT

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 to produce affordable electric mini-cars: ministry

Wed, 30 Oct 2019 - 08:09 GMT

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.

Egypt, China discuss opportunities of manufacturing electric cars

Thu, 12 Sep 2019 - 11:48 GMT

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.

Egypt, Geely sign MoU for producing electric cars

Fri, 06 Sep 2019 - 02:30 GMT

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.

Egypt is keen to produce electric cars: Trade Min.

Thu, 04 Jul 2019 - 05:54 GMT

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.

Mercedes executives discuss plans with Egypt president

Sun, 17 Feb 2019 - 12:44 GMT

The meeting covered the company’s plans to resume assembling its vehicles in Egypt, and possible mechanisms to develop its activities.

Sisi, Macron discuss Syria, Libya, Palestinian Cause, Africa

Mon, 28 Jan 2019 - 03:24 GMT

Both leaders also discussed bilateral relations. Macron announced joint electric cars project.

European power firms aim to harness electric car batteries

Mon, 21 Jan 2019 - 10:32 GMT

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.

No gas-fueled cars in Egypt by 2040, only electric vehicles

Sun, 11 Nov 2018 - 10:06 GMT

Parliament’s Energy and Environment Committee has started discussing the spread of electric cars in Egypt to replace gas-fueled vehicles.

Brexit backer Dyson to make electric cars in Singapore

Tue, 23 Oct 2018 - 11:30 GMT

British electric appliance pioneer Dyson said Tuesday it had picked Singapore as the site for its first electric car plant.

Company receives 100 requests for purchasing electric cars

Wed, 04 Apr 2018 - 05:41 GMT

An electric cars marketing company has received 100 requests for the purchase of electric cars since Egypt allowed the import of used electric cars.

Business News Wrap-up

Sat, 31 Mar 2018 - 05:07 GMT

A wrap-up of the most prominent business news of the day.

Egypt lacks infrastructure to run electric cars: FEI

Sat, 31 Mar 2018 - 03:44 GMT

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.

Egypt allows imports of used electric cars

Sat, 31 Mar 2018 - 11:20 GMT

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.

Chinese firm wants to invest $30M in electric cars in Egypt

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 - 11:21 GMT

Several Chinese car companies negotiated with Minister of Industry Tarek Kabil to enter the Egyptian market.

Volkswagen to invest $27 billion in core brand until 2022

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 - 12:49 GMT

Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE) will invest 22.8 billion euros ($26.9 billion) in its main car brand over the next five years.

Toyota set to sell long-range, fast-charging electric cars in 2022: paper

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 - 08:54 GMT

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.