Wastewater Treatment Plant
The new plant will receive wastewater gathered from the agricultural drainages in northern Delta, through digging a 120-kilometer-long pathway between the two points
President Sisi’s comments came during the inauguration ceremony of King Salman University in Sharm El Seikh city, besides other national projects in Sinai.
The Prime Minister asked the Ministry of Agriculture to prepare a detailed study on the arable lands in the area, according to the statement.
The plant will produce 5 million cubic meters per day to cultivate 250,000 feddans.
This type of unit would be the first in Egypt outside Cairo and could act as a catalyst by encouraging the government to create similar units nationwide.
An AfDB delegation will visit Cairo in October to discuss granting the third tranche of the bank's loan to Egypt worth $500 million by the end of 2017.