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Egypt plans to implement 22 metro projects until 2024

Mon, 06 Jul 2020 - 02:32 GMT

Minister of Transport Kamel el-Wazir announced that plans have been set to implement 22 subway projects worth L.E. 512 billion until the year 2024.

Egyptians to use smart card to access all transport means: Minister

Thu, 14 May 2020 - 09:00 GMT

Egyptian commuters will be able to take different means of public transport within the country via the same smart card.

What to know about expansion plan of Greater Cairo's metro in FY2020/2021

Sun, 10 May 2020 - 03:19 GMT

The state's expansion and upgrade plan of Greater Cairo's metro in FY2020/2021 targets to add 6.35 kilometers and five stations.

Egypt's Transport minister inspects 4th phase of Cairo Metro Line 3

Sun, 03 May 2020 - 09:34 GMT

The minister began his tour at El Nozha station where he inspected ticket counters, entry and exit gates, fire alarm systems and escalators.

No infections among metro, railway workers: Egypt's Railway Workers Union head

Mon, 06 Apr 2020 - 03:49 GMT

A total of 5,000 medical masks are distributed daily to all workers.

Greater Cairo’s Ring Road to be enlarged by end of 2020

Mon, 30 Mar 2020 - 01:54 GMT

Minister of Transportation Kamel al-Wazir also revealed adaptive measures taken in the face of the coronavirus outbreak.

Minister of transport calls for providing metro commuters with free face masks

Mon, 30 Mar 2020 - 08:49 GMT

The minister made a tour of inspection in the Ramses railway station and several stations of the Cairo metro on Sunday.

Crowding reduction studied as railways, metro being sanitized

Tue, 10 Mar 2020 - 01:11 GMT

The Ministry of Transport began sanitizing and disinfect the railways and the metro networks as means to counter coronavirus, as well as setting a plan to reduce crowding at these facilities.

Metro to launch mobile application Wednesday to serve passengers

Wed, 15 Jan 2020 - 09:48 GMT

Egyptian Metro Company will launch Wednesday a mobile application to help daily travelers to book their tickets and subscribe for their trips via the app.

Metro company launches website, mobile app. to serve passengers

Wed, 01 Jan 2020 - 12:24 GMT

The Egyptian metro company has launched its electronic website, which should be operative as of Wednesday.

Metro travelers will soon book their ride via mobile app

Tue, 31 Dec 2019 - 02:21 GMT

Egyptian Metro Company prepares to launch a mobile application to help daily travelers using the subway with information about booking and subscriptions.

Metro Company to launch global tender to start digital payment of tickets

Sat, 28 Dec 2019 - 02:28 GMT

Minister of Transport has instructed adopting a new booking method at metro stations in a bid to reduce the crowd at ticket booths and apply digital transformation in the sector.

Metro passengers to start using credit cards to book trips

Tue, 24 Dec 2019 - 05:04 GMT

The electronic portals will deduct the trip cost directly from the credit cards without having a ticket.

Ministry denies increase in Cairo metro tickets prices

Fri, 20 Dec 2019 - 11:13 GMT

The Ministry of Transportation denied on Friday rumors about increases in Cairo metro tickets or subscription prices.

Cairo has one of world's longest metro systems by route length: Cabinet

Thu, 19 Dec 2019 - 11:00 GMT

Cairo is among the longest metro systems by route length in the world, the cabinet's media center said on Wednesday.

PM witnesses start of digging of Maspero underground metro station

Sun, 08 Dec 2019 - 10:09 GMT

Madbouli made the remarks as the deep drilling machine started digging the Maspero metro station.

Giza's Haram st. leading to Pyramids reopened after metro work finished

Sun, 10 Nov 2019 - 08:41 GMT

The road was partially closed over the past three days, amid spread of traffic services to facilitate the movement of cars.

4th phase of 3rd metro line to be accomplished 3 months earlier

Mon, 21 Oct 2019 - 11:39 GMT

Its stations will enter service in April 2020 instead of July 2020.

Cairo Metro's 1st line system disrupted as crane collapses

Thu, 17 Oct 2019 - 10:08 GMT

The electricity network between Ghamra and Demerdash stations on the first line was cut, official sources said.

LE100 fine for pasting ads without permission: Cairo Metro

Wed, 02 Oct 2019 - 11:24 GMT

The company further stressed that the fine will be collected from the offender immediately.

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