Egypt, Sudan work on resolving truck crowdedness problem at borders

Wed, 13 Sep 2023 - 04:28 GMT

Minister of Transport Kamel al-Wazir and his Sudanese counterpart Hisham Abou Zeid held the 181st meeting of the Nile Valley Authority for River Navigation.

Egyptian Transport Minister displays river transport development plan

Wed, 16 Aug 2023 - 12:10 GMT

Minister of Transport Kamel al-Wazir displayed in a meeting with Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli the plan set to develop river transport in Egypt.

President Sisi directs maximization of Egyptian seaports' activity

Thu, 20 Jul 2023 - 07:09 GMT

The directives took place Thursday in a meeting with Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli and Minister of Transport Kamel al-Wazir.

Egypt's new train station to have daily capacity of 250K passengers

Sun, 16 Jul 2023 - 12:46 GMT

A report by the Ministry of Transport released Sunday highlighted that Bashtil Train Station to be inaugurated in a few weeks had a daily capacity of 250,000 passengers.

Egypt's RFI-260 concrete flange factory starts pilot operation to cater to high-speed electric train

Wed, 12 Jul 2023 - 02:40 GMT

The Egyptian Company for Self-Maintenance for Roads and Airports made the announcement Wednesday in a meeting with Minister of Transport Kamel al-Wazir.

Egyptian Transport Minister reveals inauguration date of Giza's Bashtil Train Station

Mon, 10 Jul 2023 - 11:59 GMT

Minister of Transport Kamel al-Wazir stated in a phone-in Sunday that the "Egyptian Railway Station" located in Giza's Bashtil will be inaugurated in a month and a half.

Egypt's Defense Ministry showcases achievements since June 30 Revolution

Wed, 28 Jun 2023 - 12:01 GMT

The Ministry of Defense and Military Production posted on its official Youtube channel a video report on achievements accomplished in the sectors of housing, transport, and tourism.

Know more about New Administrative station of express train

Wed, 10 May 2023 - 07:16 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Transport is currently implementing the New Administrative station within the stations of the first line of the express electric train, and it is one of the important stations that serve large sectors of cities.

In pics: Know more about Upper Egypt's new Samalout Axis

Sat, 29 Apr 2023 - 09:25 GMT

The Ministry of Transport has conducted steps to develop the Samalout axis in Minya, within the directives of President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi, to achieve Egypt's Vision 2030 and build the new republic, the state of June 30.

Egypt's transport minister, French ambassador discuss financing of 6th Metro Line

Mon, 03 Apr 2023 - 03:56 GMT

The meeting also tackled the progress rate of the monorail.

Manufacture of Egypt's 1st express electric train begins

Sat, 01 Apr 2023 - 10:46 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Transport confirmed that it has started the manufacture process of the express electric train, which is scheduled to operate in Egypt, with a length of approximately 2000 km, on 3 lines linking all Egyptian cities.

Egypt’s Sisi Witnesses Tests for Jobs in Bodies Affiliated to the Ministry of Transport

Mon, 27 Feb 2023 - 07:10 GMT

The tests are conducted in cooperation with the Egyptian Military Academy to enhance efforts to select the best cadres and qualified applicants, he added.

Egyptian president inaugurates projects in Sohag recipient of LE102B-worth of public investments

Thu, 05 Jan 2023 - 04:13 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi inaugurated Thursday a university, hospital, highway and industrial complex in Upper Egypt's Sohag.

Egypt spends LE1.13B on inland water transport projects in 8 years

Wed, 04 Jan 2023 - 04:04 GMT

The Ministry of Transport declared Wednesday accomplishing projects in the sector of inland water transport at a cost of LE1.13 billion between 2014 and 2022.

Egypt, Spain share increased joint collaboration in transport sector

Mon, 26 Dec 2022 - 12:26 GMT

Egypt is cooperating with Spain in several aspects of the transport sector, including the railway and metro.

Canadian Minister of Transport to make Middle East tour includes Egypt

Sat, 17 Dec 2022 - 10:01 GMT

“I know Canada is very much looking forward to co-hosting the 2026 FIFA World Cup. I am happy to represent our country at the handover event along with representatives from the United States and Mexico. I will also take the opportunity to meet my counterpart from Qatar and discuss human rights, which are a priority for Canada. During my trip, I will have meetings to advance Canada's interests in the region and build partnerships that will help achieve our global climate goals in the transportation sector,” he said.

Egypt allocates LE 144 bln as green public investment during FY21/22

Tue, 08 Nov 2022 - 11:59 GMT

The investment plan includes 7 core areas: clean transportation, environmental improvement, agriculture, irrigation, industry, housing, energy and education

EIB approves 705 million Euros financing sustainable transport, including trams in Alexandria

Thu, 27 Oct 2022 - 07:57 GMT

As part of the financing, a total of 705 million euros are directed to sustainable transport, including the financing of trams in Alexandria.

Egypt moves at fast pace to complete 1st line of speed train

Sat, 22 Oct 2022 - 07:19 GMT

This station serves mainly the New Administrative Capital and the Sports City as well as all new cities East Cairo, by exchanging it with the LRT light electric train.

Egyptian Transport Minister, Japanese side discuss executive status of 4th metro line

Fri, 30 Sep 2022 - 07:37 GMT

Egyptian Minister of Transport Engineer Kamel Al-Wazir, met with the Japanese Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Kenji Yamada, in the presence of the Egyptian Ambassador in Tokyo, Ambassador Mohamed Bakr, and the President of the Egyptian-Japanese Businessmen Association.