Mohamed Shaker

Cleaning fees to remain added on electricity bills for 1 year: Min.

Tue, 09 Jun 2020 - 02:09 GMT

Whoever consumes more than 650 kilowatts per month will be excluded from subsidies and will bear the actual cost of the kilowatt per hour, according to Shaker.

Above 650KW of electricity consumption to be excluded from subsidies: Min.

Tue, 09 Jun 2020 - 02:00 GMT

The rate of the new increase for the domestic sector will be 19.1 percent, down from 21 percent in 2019/2020.

Egypt extends lifting subsidies on electricity 3 years, raises prices by 19%

Tue, 09 Jun 2020 - 01:47 GMT

The price of electricity for the domestic sector will be raised by the beginning of July 2020 by 19.1 percent.

Electricity Minister Mohamed Shaker receives BT100 Award

Tue, 03 Mar 2020 - 07:26 GMT

Egyptian Minister of Immigration and Egyptian Expatriates Affairs Nabila Makram received an award from leading economics magazine Business Today, during the annual BT100 ceremony that honors top influential figures and companies positively impacting the E

Egypt to discuss electricity linkage with Congo

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 - 11:54 GMT

This came during Shaker’s visit to Congo on Sunday, heading a high-level delegation that includes a number of leaders of the electricity sector.

Electricity Min. to stop collecting cleaning fees starting July

Tue, 14 Jan 2020 - 01:38 GMT

The minister stressed that collecting these fees is not part of the Electricity Ministry's work.

Egypt-Sudan power linkage to operate on Jan. 12

Sun, 29 Dec 2019 - 02:08 GMT

The electricity minister said that the cost of the project amounted to LE 509 million, with a distance of 1,000 kilometers.

PM says nuclear energy one of strategic options to achieve sustainable development

Mon, 02 Dec 2019 - 10:20 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli underlined on Monday the importance of nuclear energy as one of the strategic options to achieve sustainable development.

Egypt to be in charge of developing African power grid: Minister

Mon, 25 Nov 2019 - 01:38 GMT

Minister Shaker conveyed the greetings of President Abdel Fattah El Sisi to the African event's participants.

Egypt applies new electricity prices as of July 1

Mon, 01 Jul 2019 - 01:06 GMT

The new prices come as part of the government’s economic reform program.

Electricity bill hikes save Egypt from LE 33.5 billion deficit: Min.

Tue, 21 May 2019 - 01:08 GMT

Egypt's Electricity Minister Mohamed Shaker announced in a press conference raising electricity prices by 14.9 percent starting July.

Egypt raises electricity tariffs 14.9% starting July

Tue, 21 May 2019 - 10:47 GMT

Egypt's Electricity Minister Mohamed Shaker announced in a press conference raising electricity prices by 14.9 percent starting July.

JBIC seeks to enhance investments in Egyptian electricity sector

Tue, 14 May 2019 - 10:04 GMT

This came during Toyoda’s meeting with Egypt’s Minister of Electricity and Renewable Energy Mohamed Shaker.

Electricity minister praises Africa's promising chances

Sun, 14 Apr 2019 - 02:37 GMT

The minister's statements came during the inaugural session of the second ordinary session of the African Specialized Technical Committee on Transport, Transcontinental and Interregional Infrastructure, Energy and Tourism.

Iraq keen to benefit from Egyptian expertise in electricity

Thu, 11 Apr 2019 - 03:12 GMT

Electricity Ministers of Egypt and Iraq have discussed means to enhance bilateral cooperation in the fields of electricity and renewable energy.

Electricity Min. supports Egyptian investors, promotes local product

Thu, 28 Mar 2019 - 11:17 GMT

Shaker affirmed that the ministry is ready to provide full support to all Egyptian investors in the field of electricity and renewable energy.

Egypt is lowest country in terms of electricity prices: Min.

Tue, 26 Mar 2019 - 01:55 GMT

The price of selling electricity for high voltage is up to $9 globally, compared to $6 in Cairo.

Greek investors seek to do business in Egypt

Wed, 13 Mar 2019 - 04:39 GMT

The delegates, in a meeting with Electricity Minister Mohamed Shaker here Wednesday, expressed desire to implement wind and solar energy projects in the Red Sea and Minya governorates.

Electricity Ministry signs agreement with Beijing-based GEIDCO

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 - 03:17 GMT

Egypt's Electricity Ministry said that the Egyptian Electricity Holding Company has become a member of the GEIDCO.

Egypt keen on boosting African integration - electricity min.

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 - 02:29 GMT

Shaker pointed out to the important role played by electricity linkage projects in achieving development in EAPP member states.