Egyptian, UAE coalition to build, operate Safaga Seaport's Multipurpose Terminal

Sun, 01 May 2022 - 11:00 GMT

The signing was attended by Minister of Transport Kamel al-Wazir, who also witnessed the signing of another memorandum between the same parties.

Alexandria port rescues crew of sunken Lebanese ship

Sat, 12 Mar 2022 - 01:03 GMT

Rescuers at Alexandria port saved the crew of a Lebanese ship that sank outside the external anchorage of the Mediterranean port on Saturday.

Sharm el Sheikh port closed over bad weather

Thu, 24 Feb 2022 - 01:26 GMT

The Red Sea Ports Authority closed on Thursday Sharm El Sheikh port in South Sinai over bad weather conditions.

Egypt’s cabinet denies rumors of forced displacement of Arish Port citizens, not paying compensation

Tue, 08 Feb 2022 - 11:44 GMT

The media center of the Egyptian Cabinet denied news about forced displacement of citizens of Arish port area from their homes without compensation as false.

Egypt's Suez Canal economic zone to house 6 ports, 4 industrial complexes

Thu, 19 Aug 2021 - 01:45 GMT

Zakaria underlined that some of the industrial zones Egypt is establishing near seaports are aimed at localizing certain industries.

Damietta Port receives 29 container ships, cargo vessels

Fri, 12 Mar 2021 - 11:15 GMT

The Damietta Port received 29 container ships and cargo vessels over the past 24 hours.

Egypt's Al Tor Port receives 1st cargo ship in years

Wed, 10 Mar 2021 - 03:08 GMT

The vessel is carrying 11,495 cattle.

Egypt signs agreement with EBRD regarding 10th of Ramadan port project

Wed, 10 Feb 2021 - 03:53 GMT

The agreement stipulates the allocation of a grant in the amount of €1 million to provide advisory services for launching a project for the construction of the dry port and logistical center in the tenth of Ramadan city

Beirut Port officials put under home arrest amid losses worth $15B

Wed, 05 Aug 2020 - 08:40 GMT

The death toll following a huge and deadly explosion in Lebanon’s capital of Beirut rose to 135.

To avoid $2 million worth of fines daily, Alexandria Port enlarged

Mon, 27 Apr 2020 - 02:18 GMT

Out of 15 seaports across the country, Alexandria Port is the gate of 40 percent of imports and exports and handles 157 million tons per annum.

Construction of 1st dry port in Egypt to start in Feb.

Tue, 11 Feb 2020 - 02:57 GMT

The site has been handed over to a coalition of contractors who must finish the first phase by the end of 2021.

What to know about Sinai’s 1st million city 'Salam'

Sat, 11 Jan 2020 - 12:55 GMT

“Salam City” eastern Port Said is one of four cities that will be constructed on the shores of North Sinai.

101k tons of potato seeds arrive in Egyptian seaports

Sun, 22 Dec 2019 - 11:03 GMT

The ministry clarified that the total amount of potato seeds expected to arrive for this season is 183,000 tons.

10 projects inaugurated by President Sisi in Damietta

Tue, 03 Dec 2019 - 11:18 GMT

The president inaugurated the project on Tuesday.

New railway station to connect Alexandria, 6 October ports

Sun, 27 Oct 2019 - 02:44 GMT

It is planned to establish a 60-km railway line linking El-Manashy and 6 October ports.

Burullus port closed for third consecutive day due to bad weather

Sat, 26 Oct 2019 - 08:54 GMT

Burullus fishing port was closed on Saturday for the third day in a row due to strong winds and high waves.

Mystery of peculiar worms on Dekhela beach resolved

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 - 10:32 GMT

The ad-hoc committee formed to examine the reasons behind the recent emergence of peculiar worms on Al Dekhela beach in Alexandria submitted its report.

Attempt to smuggle potassium permanganate foiled

Sun, 26 May 2019 - 01:07 GMT

Although it has medical uses, it can be used in manufacturing explosives, cocaine and methylcathinone.

Iran used explosives to sabotage ships in UAE: initial assessment

Tue, 14 May 2019 - 12:44 GMT

An American military team estimates that Iran or its proxies used explosives “to blow large holes” in four ships anchored in UAE’s Fujairah port, Time reported.

Rains forecast on Egypt's northern cities Monday

Sun, 31 Mar 2019 - 12:29 GMT

Trade maritime navigation went normally in Suez Canal on Sunday as a total of 44 vessels with 2.2 million tons of cargos crossed the canal from both directions.