President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi inaugurated Thursday a university, hospital, highway and industrial complex in Upper Egypt's Sohag.
The President directed the government to continue developing and raising the efficiency of roads and traffic axes in various regions in Greater Cairo, to ease movement for and to eliminate traffic congestion.
The length of roads grew by 112 percent.
It will be the sixth road passing beneath the Suez Canal to connect its east and west banks.
President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi convened Sunday with Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli and Minister of Transportation Kamel al-Wazir.
The minister was in a visit to Khartoum to hold talks with the Sudanese side upon the directives of President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi.
The message was delivered by Nigerian Ambassador Joseph Kishi.
The delegation’s visit included field trips to several projects that are underway.
Minister of Transportation Kamel al-Wazir announced on Tuesday the completion of Kalabsha Road built over the Nile River in Aswan.
Both ministers began by discussing ways of acquiring funding to finance the feasibility studies.
The results of the investments that have been poured into roads and bridges in the past four years were evident in the last two years from 2018 to 2020.
President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi arrived in Alexandria as he will inaugurate a number of national projects in Alexandria on Saturday.
Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli and a number of ministers visited Aswan to check on a number of projects and facilities.
President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi inaugurated on June 29, 2020 Sphinx Airport on Cairo-Alex Road and the New Administrative Capital airport via video-conference.
Transport Minister Kamel el Wazir inspected Saturday the first phase of a project to develop the western Cairo-Aswan desert road.
Minister of Transportation Kamel al-Wazir also revealed adaptive measures taken in the face of the coronavirus outbreak.
He said nontraditional executive plans are needed to cope with the state's unprecedented projects in order to renovate Greater Cairo.
President Sisi shed light on the necessity of completing these megaprojects on time to facilitate the living conditions for Heliopolis residents
Egypt jumped from the 118th rank in 2014 to the 29th in 2019.
The length of the road is 4.5 kilometers, and the cost of the construction is LE1.2 billion.