Egypt demolishes almost 26K unlicensed buildings in 65 days

Mon, 01 Jun 2020 - 12:07 GMT

Also, huge amounts of garbage were collected.

More than 6K tons of wastes removed in 4 governorates to back infection-control efforts in Egypt

Fri, 03 Apr 2020 - 12:06 GMT

The move was made through the National Solid Waste Management Program (NSWMP)

Egypt launches e-waste management system

Sun, 08 Mar 2020 - 11:42 GMT

The Ministry of Environment sets out the strategy in coordination with a number of concerned ministries.

LE 12B allocated to implement new garbage system: Min.

Wed, 29 Jan 2020 - 12:17 GMT

Sharawy’s remarks came during his speech in the Parliament’s plenary session on Tuesday.

Cairo Uni. vets remove piles of garbage from sheep's stomach

Tue, 07 Jan 2020 - 02:31 GMT

Veterinarians at Cairo University operated on a female sheep for three hours to remove piles of garbage in her stomach on Monday.

Egypt eyes prefabricated hospitals in new healthcare system

Sun, 13 Oct 2019 - 11:29 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly met on Sunday Chairman of GK Medical Management to discuss the project.

Environment Ministry denies garbage-collection fees

Sun, 22 Sep 2019 - 01:37 GMT

Statements attributed to Environment Minister Yasmine Fouad that the to-be-installed national waste management system has determined the monthly fees on garbage collecting were completely denied on Saturday, Sept. 21.

2019-2023 solid waste recycling executive plan revealed

Tue, 30 Jul 2019 - 01:28 GMT

The plan consists of three main programs.

Egypt seeks to recycle 80 percent of garbage in 7 years - min.

Mon, 15 Apr 2019 - 11:39 GMT

Environment Minister Yassmin Fouad stressed on Monday that her ministry seeks to recycle 80 percent of garbage within seven years.

21.8 tons of garbage collected in 7 months

Sat, 30 Mar 2019 - 09:11 GMT

The garbage were collected from all 27 governorates.

Ministerial committee convened for recycling programme

Thu, 06 Sep 2018 - 11:13 GMT

The meeting set plans to establish plants for different types of recycling.

MP requests explanation for importing LE 5B garbage

Wed, 22 Aug 2018 - 05:00 GMT

Egypt imported garbage for LE 5 billion from January 1 to April 30, which marks a 20 percent increase compared to the same period in 2017.

Deliberating waste: Awaiting law to found largest recycling plant

Sun, 29 Apr 2018 - 09:11 GMT

Landfills that accumulated over years in Egypt are planned to be turned into recycling factories. It is a plan that the government deliberated several times, but this time, the funding has been secured.

Bali declares 'garbage emergency' amid sea of waste

Thu, 28 Dec 2017 - 11:30 GMT

Bali's palm-fringed Kuta beach has long been a favourite with tourists seeking sun and surf, but nowadays its golden shoreline is disappearing under a mountain of garbage.

Benghazi residents return to battered homes as guns silent

Thu, 24 Aug 2017 - 01:34 GMT

Two months after the dominant military force in eastern Libya declared victory in a campaign to retake Benghazi.

Egypt aims to curb usage of plastic bags

Wed, 07 Jun 2017 - 03:42 GMT

Egyptians consume 12 billion plastic bags per year.