Koftanov’s speech came during the second day of the fifth Arab Forum on the Prospects of Electricity Generation and Desalination of Sea Water with Nuclear Power.
El Dabaa Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) project will help transfer advanced technologies to Egypt, Minister of Electricity and Renewable Energy Mohamed Shaker said.
President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Sunday has reviewed the latest developments of the Dabaa nuclear plant set to be constructed in Egypt's Matrouh on the Mediterranean coast.
CAPMAS has been ordered to conduct a complete sort of the population, buildings and facilities in Dabaa area.
Both leaders discussed opportunities of triangular cooperation between both Egypt and Russia in the African Continent in the light of Egypt's chairmanship of the African Union, added Rady.
The network includes three lines that will be executed in order of priority.
Abdel Fattah El Sisi said Egypt is keen on implementing the highest international standards of nuclear security and at El Dabaa nuclear power plant.
Works are currently underway to finish 1,229 projects, with a cost of LE 1.5 trillion, presidential aide for national projects Ibrahim Mahlab said.
The first protection system for reactors, which is planned to be installed in the nuclear plant of Dabaa, will arrive in Egypt in 2020
A half-century in the making, Egypt’s dream of a nuclear power plant is finally coming alive.
President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi met on Saturday with acting Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly and Minister of Electricity and Renewably Energy Mohamed Shaker.
Yousry Abu Shady: American power is “fading”. The Egyptian nuclear program is the most powerful in the Middle East.
Minister of Electricity and Renewable Energy Mohammed Shaker said that the first unit of the Dabaa nuclear power plant is expected to be completed by 2026.
Many workers in the tourism sector expect a major breakthrough during the historical visit of Russian President Vladimir Putin to Egypt on Monday.
The trade ties relation with Cairo was fruitful in 2017 as bilateral trade exceeded $4 billion.
The agreement completes an preliminary agreement signed with Russia in November 2015.
Rosatom Company has received the land plot of the project in November 2015.
President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi has received his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin at the Cairo International Airport on Monday.
Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry stressed that sending Egyptian Military Forces to Yemen is not an option for the Egyptian Administration.
The 4,800 megawatt (MW) plant is expected to cover Egypt’s energy needs.