Local development

Egypt takes steps to introduce mobile units offering documentation, municipal services

Fri, 26 Mar 2021 - 03:02 GMT

Those involve the ministries of justice, communications, and local development.

Egypt collects LE11.2B in reconciliation fees to legalize unlicensed buildings

Tue, 09 Feb 2021 - 12:11 GMT

Nevertheless, 21,411 requests have been denied and the buildings will be demolished.

Minister says developing Sinai major axis in Egyptian government program

Fri, 24 Apr 2020 - 12:16 GMT

Allocations for the projects of the investment plan for the South Sinai government in the current fiscal year 2019/2020 have hit about EGP 288 million.

Min. orders beaches closure over coronavirus fears

Sat, 28 Mar 2020 - 04:00 GMT

Local Development Minister Mahmoud Shaarawi ordered on Saturday the closure of all beaches nationwide until further notice to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus.

Local development min., Cairo governor check work to face bad weather

Fri, 13 Mar 2020 - 01:47 GMT

Egyptian minister of local development and Cairo governor have checked work to remove rain water and face the wave of unstable weather and torrential rain turning to floods in some areas, which has started on Wednesday evening.

Egypt, EU agree on 9B Euro fund to develop institutional framework

Thu, 05 Dec 2019 - 11:56 GMT

An agreement has been reached between the Ministry of Local Development and the European Union, which will provide a 9 billion Euro-fund to finance programs aiming to develop the institutional framework of local governing.

USAID mission director hails technical education progress in Egypt

Fri, 27 Sep 2019 - 11:03 GMT

New disciplines were introduced in USAID training program, where students get trained in logistics, renewable energy, and agriculture fields.

Egypt, EU launch €110M program to be implemented 2020

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 - 03:37 GMT

The upcoming projects are within the 2017-2020 Unified Support Framework worth €500 million by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD).

Egypt seeks emulating Germany in waste management technology

Sun, 20 Jan 2019 - 03:23 GMT

A ministerial committee is heading to Berlin on Sunday to learn about the latest technologies used to set up waste recycling plants.

Food inspection campaigns, security measures intensified for EidAl Fitr

Thu, 14 Jun 2018 - 10:18 GMT

The Ministry of Local Development declared a state of emergency in all local facilities, services and hospitals in all governorates in preparation for Eid Al Fitr

No illegal migration boats from Egypt since 2016: Min.

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 - 06:22 GMT

No illegal migration boats were recorded to have set off from Egyptian shores since 2016, Local Development Minister Abu Bakr el-Gendi announced on Wednesday.