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Egypt starts dredging works to expand southern entrance of Suez Canal

Sun, 16 May 2021 - 04:08 GMT

The Suez Canal Authority said in a statement that two dredgers (the 10th of Ramadan Dredger and Mashhur dredgers) have been used in the expansion works at 122 kilometers of the Suez Canal.

Egypt's president urges Suez Canal Authority to accomplish expansion plan in less than 1 year

Tue, 11 May 2021 - 11:43 GMT

President Sisi witnessed raising the Egyptian flag on Mohab Mamish Dredger named after the former Suez Canal chairman who was attending the ceremony.

Egypt's President Sisi to inaugurate projects affiliated to the Suez Canal Authority on May 11

Tue, 11 May 2021 - 08:21 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi arrived to the Suez Canal Axis Tuesday.

U.S. Central Command’s Director for Strategy visits Egypt's Suez Canal chairman

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 - 01:44 GMT

Suez Canal Authority Chairman Osama Rabie received Tuesday U.S. Central Command’s Director for Strategy, Plans, and Policy Scott Benedict in Ismailiyah.

Egypt’s Suez Canal Authority denies media reports on reasons of EVER GIVEN accident

Sun, 18 Apr 2021 - 12:12 GMT

Egyptian newspaper Al Watan reported on Saturday that the accident of EVER GIVEN ship in the Suez Canal was due to “a technical malfunction of the ship" beside a human error caused by the captain of the ship.

Egypt allows two members of Ever Given crew to leave country for emergency personal issues

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 - 01:12 GMT

Egypt has asked for 916 million in compensation for damages caused by the grounding of the ship, the salvage operation, and for loss of reputation.

MV EVER GIVEN is officially confiscated over operator's unwillingness to pay $900M compensation: Suez Canal chairman

Tue, 13 Apr 2021 - 09:57 GMT

The operating company is unwilling to pay the compensation worth $900 million.

Probe into accident of Ever Given vessel in Suez Canal may end by this weekend: Egypt’s SCA Chief

Mon, 12 Apr 2021 - 03:41 GMT

“We are celebrating the joining of the CSD Mohab Mamish, the largest dredger in the Middle East and Africa, to the fleet of the Suez Canal Authority. It is an unprecedented added-value to the authority’s fleet of dredgers,” he said.

Egypt’s CSD Mohab Mamish was successfully floated in Suez Canal

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 - 08:27 GMT

The floating process took place in the Great Bitter Lakes in Ismailia’s Fayed, Youm7 reported.

61% of oil tankers' traffic passes through Egypt's Suez Canal

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 - 12:03 GMT

Rabie added that container ships and bulk carriers still compose the majority of vessels crossing Suez Canal.

What you need to know about Egypt's CSD Mamish, the largest dredger in Mideast

Sat, 10 Apr 2021 - 01:01 GMT

At the Great Bitter Lakes, the dredger will be separated from the “XIANG RUI KOU to be floated in the canal on Sunday by a team of the Suez Canal personnel in cooperation with experts from the Dutch Royal IHC Shipyard.

‘Mohab Mamish’ dredger arrives at Port Said port Friday evening

Fri, 09 Apr 2021 - 04:31 GMT

At the Great Bitter Lakes, the dredger will be separated from the “XIANG RUI KOU to be floated in the canal, Rabie continued.

Suez Canal achieves revenues worth $2B in 1st quarter of 2021 in spite of stranding incident

Thu, 08 Apr 2021 - 12:15 GMT

Rabie said that the negotiations with the Japanese company are underway.

Egypt's Suez Canal to acquire giant dredgers in April, August within development plan

Thu, 08 Apr 2021 - 10:18 GMT

The dredger that will be delivered Friday is dubbed "Mohab Mamish," and that to arrive in summer is called "Hussein Tantawy."

EVER GIVEN black box analysis is underway, Suez Canal losses estimated at $1B

Tue, 06 Apr 2021 - 11:59 GMT

That is the primary estimation.

Egypt works on vaccinating Suez Canal workers

Tue, 06 Apr 2021 - 10:13 GMT

Minister of Health and Population Hala Zayed visited Chairman of the Suez Canal Authority Osama Rabie Tuesday.

532 ships crossed Suez Canal since release of grounded Ever Given vessel: SCA

Mon, 05 Apr 2021 - 09:10 GMT

The 400-meter long Ever Given was successfully released after it has blocked hundreds of ships from crossing the narrow waterway. Around 12% of global trade passes through the Suez Canal.

Egypt’s Suez Canal safe, highly secured: SCA Chief

Mon, 05 Apr 2021 - 08:48 GMT

Suez Canal’s marine garages along the old shipping lane are being maintained, while new garages will be established along the new lane, which was inaugurated in 2015.

No traffic Jam in Egypt’s Suez Canal anymore: SCA Chairperson says

Sat, 03 Apr 2021 - 10:17 GMT

The canal witnessed on Saturday the passage of 61 stranded ships and also received 24 new ships, bringing the total number of the crossing vessels to 85 ships.

9-yr-old Child killed after his father's car fell in Suez Canal; Rescue Diver reveals more details about accident

Thu, 01 Apr 2021 - 09:50 GMT

However, the child was stuck inside the car while it was sinking, said Mohamed Galal El Din, Suez Canal Diver who participated in the rescue mission and got the boy alive in 25 minutes.