Egypt signs two MoU with Abu Dhabi Ports to operate multi-purpose terminals in ports

Sun, 20 Mar 2022 - 03:01 GMT

The first MoU was signed by Abdel Qader Darwish, Chairman of the Egyptian Group for Multi-Purpose Terminals, and Saif Al Mazrouei, Head of the Transport Sector at Abu Dhabi Ports Group.

459 trucks, 418 tons of goods handled at Red Sea ports

Fri, 07 Jan 2022 - 10:31 GMT

The RSPA said in a statement Friday that the volume of exports reached 371 tons of goods, 202 trucks and eight cars.

26 ships handled at Damietta Port

Fri, 02 Jul 2021 - 11:38 GMT

The total trade volume of imported goods was 26,528 tons.

Alexandria, Dekheila ports re-open after weather improves

Thu, 25 Mar 2021 - 12:09 GMT

The two ports were closed on Wednesday due to bad weather conditions prompted by strong winds and high waves, said Ahmed Breqaa, the authority spokesman.

Egypt to complete linking all sea, air, land ports electronically by end of June

Wed, 13 Jan 2021 - 04:25 GMT

The linkage will simplify procedures, facilitate internal and external trade movement, and improve Egypt's ranking in three important international indicators: “global competitiveness, doing business, and the macroeconomic environment”

Finance min. directs taking swift action to sell abandoned goods at ports

Thu, 02 Jan 2020 - 12:53 GMT

If the owners failed to re-export these items, they will have to bear the disposal costs, the minister added.

Sisi to attend forum on ‘Belt and Road Initiative’ in Beijing

Wed, 24 Apr 2019 - 09:53 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi headed on Wednesday to Beijing to attend the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation (BRFIC).

Unstable weather hits Egypt Saturday

Fri, 29 Mar 2019 - 02:44 GMT

Tense low clouds gather over the northern coastal cities and Cairo, with the possibility of rain falling.

Burullus fishing port remains closed for 3rd day over bad weather

Thu, 28 Feb 2019 - 10:47 GMT

Most of the areas of the Nile Delta governorate of Kafr el Sheikh have been hit by rainfall and low temperatures since Wednesday dawn.

In pics: Heavy fog hits Egypt, ports

Tue, 22 Jan 2019 - 10:53 GMT

Although will last until the last week, the heavy fog is expected to remarkably relent on Wednesday and Thursday, while on rainfall is forecast.

Egypt to run ports 24 hours to cut costly delays

Wed, 18 Apr 2018 - 01:48 GMT

Egypt’s state grain buyer GASC set new tender terms in February to cap demurrage fees after major suppliers shunned state wheat tenders.

Several ports closed due to bad weather in Egypt

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 - 06:08 GMT

A wave of bad weather hit Egypt on Thursday night and several ports have been closed across the country due to the dust storms, strong winds and cold.

Red Sea, Mediterranean ports close due to strong winds

Fri, 05 Jan 2018 - 10:43 GMT

Strong winds force authorities to close Nuweiba port in South Sinai.

Dominican Republic shuts most ports ahead of Hurricane Maria

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 06:57 GMT

Dominican Republic closed most of its ports ahead of Hurricane Maria, but the country's 34,000-barrel-per-day refinery was still running, the government said

Customs Authority to launch One Stop Shop in 2 years

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 - 01:10 GMT

Around 60 percent of maritime ports and airports in Egypt adopted electronic tools, including X-ray devices to inspect products.