Egypt mulls using BRT systems on Ring Road to reduce traffic jam

Sat, 02 May 2020 - 02:17 GMT

BRT stands for Bus Rapid Transit, which are systems for buses aiming to reduce speed.

Sweden halved road deaths by ‘Vision Zero,’ ready to cooperate with Egypt: Amb.

Fri, 14 Feb 2020 - 01:54 GMT

Both Sweden and Egypt, share a common agenda when it comes to making transport systems more effective and safer, said Swedish Ambassador to Egypt.

Discussing Egypt’s progress in road quality

Fri, 15 Nov 2019 - 10:00 GMT

According to the Global Economy, Egypt jumped 89 places in road quality rankings from the 118th in 2014 to the 29th in 2019.

Egypt jumps 89 ranks in road quality in 5 years

Tue, 05 Nov 2019 - 01:17 GMT

Egypt jumped from the 118th rank in 2014 to the 29th in 2019.

Sewers 'functioning,' but rainwater surpasses capacity: Sanitation Co.

Wed, 23 Oct 2019 - 11:13 GMT

All storm sewers “work well,” but the traffic crisis that occurred Tuesday night in eastern Cairo resulted from the large amount of rain that fell in such a short period of time, said the Holding Company for Drinking Water and Sanitation.

1st metro train of 4th phase of 3rd line enters service

Sat, 15 Jun 2019 - 11:14 GMT

The first underground metro train within the fourth phase of the third metro line entered service on Saturday departing from Shams Club Station at 5:00 a.m. to Attaba Station.

New bids to limit TokToks in Cairo streets

Tue, 26 Mar 2019 - 09:12 GMT

Minister of Local Development Mahmoud Shaarawy stated Monday that the government is seeking to license vans as cabs to replace TokToks in main streets.

River Transport head relieved of duties because of Nile Taxi

Mon, 03 Dec 2018 - 01:43 GMT

Head of the River Transport Authority (RTA) Abdel Azim Mohamed was relieved of his duties Monday due to his failure to launch the Nile Taxi and Nile Bus projects.

Min. launches traffic fines payment service at post offices

Mon, 29 Oct 2018 - 10:17 GMT

The minister of communication and information technology announced launching the traffic violations payment service at the Postal Service Centers in November.

Parliament’s plan shows benefits of dividing working days

Thu, 09 Aug 2018 - 09:58 GMT

"These proposals will restructure the working day for employees to ensure that they utilize their energy in the best way possible."

Kiki Challenge Dancing forbidden by law in Egypt

Sun, 22 Jul 2018 - 11:30 GMT

Inspired by the song’s lyrics, “Kiki, do you love me?”, and its catchy beat, fans are showing off their dance moves in short video clips choreographed to the song.

Electronic stickers to be put on vehicles: Security sources

Sun, 22 Jul 2018 - 11:25 GMT

They would be connected to cameras and traffic police control rooms.

Raya to assemble, manufacture tuk-tuks with LE 100M investments

Tue, 10 Apr 2018 - 03:52 GMT

The factory will start off with producing 30,000 vehicles and aims to manufacture 200,000 vehicles in two years.

Tokyo digs out from heavy snow, transport disruptions remain

Mon, 22 Jan 2018 - 11:19 GMT

The Japanese capital of Tokyo on Tuesday dug out from more than 20 cm of snow that had snarled traffic.

Parliament discusses bill limiting presence of traffic controllers

Wed, 20 Dec 2017 - 12:05 GMT

Traffic lights have already been installed a very long time ago but as it stands, no laws have been issued regulating their operation.

Ismailia–Port Said highway was closed due to heavy mist

Wed, 20 Dec 2017 - 11:56 GMT

General Directorate of Traffic closed Ismailia–Port Said highway due to the heavy mist that covered the sky since early Wednesday morning.

Bad weather, traffic authorities call on drivers to take precautions

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 - 12:13 GMT

Traffic authorities calls on drivers to be careful while driving due to heavy rainfall.

U.S. wants to remove 'unnecessary' barriers to self-driving vehicles

Sat, 28 Oct 2017 - 11:18 GMT

The U.S. National Highway Traffic-Safety Administration said Friday it is looking for input on how it can remove regulatory roadblocks to self-driving cars.

Egyptian Gov passes points-based traffic law for safer roads

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 - 07:51 GMT

The Egyptian government passed a new traffic law inclusive of punishable pending articles contributes to reducing the frequency of fatal accidents and prevent motorists.

Suez Canal revenues hike to $470M in August

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 - 10:09 GMT

More than 1,500 ships have sailed through the canal, carrying 91.5 million tons, said Suez Canal chairman.