Transport

Egypt modernizes public transport fleet, converts 2K buses to run using natural gas

Wed, 21 Sep 2022 - 06:58 GMT

The ministry is modernizing the fleet of the public transport in Cairo and Alexandria to operate using natural gas instead of diesel, in partnership with Ministry of Military Production.

Egyptian government to seize private properties worth nearly LE1.8B to expand Ring Road

Thu, 01 Sep 2022 - 11:33 GMT

That is in the section lying in Giza.

Egyptian senator demands more reliance on freight trains, inland transportation to reduce traffic accidents

Mon, 29 Aug 2022 - 03:54 GMT

Member of the Housing, Municipal Management, and Transport Committee at the Senate Hani al-Assal demanded expanding reliance on freight trains and inland transportation to reduce traffic accidents.

Budget allocated to Egypt's seaports development in 2014/24 is LE129B

Wed, 17 Aug 2022 - 03:12 GMT

Minister of Transport Kamel al-Wazir made the statement Wednesday.

Egypt's transport minister breaks corruption case at National Railways Authority

Wed, 17 Aug 2022 - 12:24 GMT

Minister of Transport kamel al-Wazir stated Tuesday in a phone-in that 11 senior officials at the National Railways Authority had been referred to the Military Prosecution.

8 things to know about the new imported Spanish luxury sleeper trains

Sat, 13 Aug 2022 - 10:01 GMT

The new trains offer the highest levels of luxury and modern technology.

Egypt's PM attends signing of preliminary agreements to build container terminals at Ain Sokhna, Dekheila ports

Thu, 11 Aug 2022 - 08:39 GMT

The terminals will be constructed and operated by two coalitions.

Talgo to supply 7 luxurious sleeper trains to Egypt

Tue, 09 Aug 2022 - 08:44 GMT

The Spanish company will also provide maintenance and spare parts for 15 years.

Contract signed to buy 40 electric buses in Alex.

Thu, 04 Aug 2022 - 12:35 GMT

Egyptian State Minister for Military Production Mohamed Ahmed Morsy and Minister of Local Development Mahmoud Shaarawi attended Thursday the signing of a joint contract involving the two ministries and Passengers Transport General Authority in Alexandria to purchase 40 locally-made electric buses with global quality criteria and specifications.

Egypt allocates 306.8 bln total investments to transport sector in 22/23 plan

Thu, 04 Aug 2022 - 10:57 GMT

Last fiscal year, Egypt’s investments in transport sector amounted to 240.7 billion pounds.

Length of roads in Egypt more than double between 2013, 2020

Wed, 03 Aug 2022 - 01:26 GMT

The length of roads grew by 112 percent.

Egypt ready to train customs workers from neighboring countries on smuggling detection

Mon, 27 Jun 2022 - 01:55 GMT

Minister of Transport Kamel al-Wazir met Sunday Executive Director of the United Nations Office on Drug and Crime (UNODC) Ghada Waly.

Egypt seeks partnership with French companies to establish 2 locomotive factories

Wed, 22 Jun 2022 - 12:24 GMT

The minister of transport also presented other investment opportunities.

Egypt to establish 'transport school' to produce highly skilled engineers

Wed, 15 Jun 2022 - 05:11 GMT

The school is specialized in the design, production, and maintenance of means of transportation and transportation facilities.

22 light electric trains arrived to operate as part of LRT project in Administrative city

Sat, 11 Jun 2022 - 11:18 GMT

Scheduled to open to the public soon, each train of the new trains includes 6 vehicles.

Egypt awaits arrival of 5 cargo ships carrying wheat from 4 countries

Wed, 01 Jun 2022 - 02:31 GMT

Those are coming from four countries.

Capacity of Egypt's Cairo International Airport spikes by almost sixfold over 60 years

Wed, 18 May 2022 - 03:13 GMT

Chairman of the Holding Company for Airports Mohamed Said Mahrous stated the figure in a speech Wednesday on the occasion of the 59 anniversary of Cairo International Airport.

Topics to be discussed at 6th edition of 'Egypt Can' conference unveiled

Sun, 15 May 2022 - 02:22 GMT

The conference will be held on May 30-31, and have as theme "By Industry."

Egyptian Prime Minister heads to Tunisia to co-chair Joint Supreme Committee

Thu, 12 May 2022 - 08:55 GMT

The supreme committee consists of a number of technical committees.

Egypt makes steps to turn Damietta Port into Middle East's largest transit, logistics center

Wed, 11 May 2022 - 01:28 GMT

The prime minister told press that the alliance will invest almost half a billion dollars in the first phase alone in spite of the economic circumstances the world is undergoing.

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