Local Development Minister

Local development targets implementing 30,000 projects with loans worth LE 200M

Sun, 18 Apr 2021 - 01:11 GMT

Shaarawy said that such projects will utilize the materials available in the local environment and turn them into new products that can be reused in food and craft industrial projects.

Egypt seeks to create integrated rural community in new villages -- Minister

Sun, 17 Jan 2021 - 10:54 GMT

Attending the meeting that was held via video conference earlier Sunday were the governors of Giza, Fayyoum, Beni Sweif, Minya, Assiut, Sohag, Qena, Luxor and Aswan.

Egypt's Local development min. halts issuing building permits in Cairo, Alex, capitals of governorates

Mon, 25 May 2020 - 01:36 GMT

Local Development Minister Mahmoud Sharawi instructed governors nationwide to halt the issuance of building permits.

Egypt's Local development min. follows up measures to support residents of Zaraib area

Mon, 06 Apr 2020 - 09:35 GMT

Shaarawi held a meeting on Monday to follow up measures taken to support residents of Zaraib area in 15th of May city.

Local development min. highlights role of "Tahiya Misr" Fund in supporting citizens

Sun, 01 Mar 2020 - 09:48 GMT

The minister's remarks came during his participation in a ceremony organized by the fund to inaugurate a number of development projects in Sohag governorate.

Sisi prioritizes development of Upper Egypt governorates: min.

Tue, 11 Feb 2020 - 02:02 GMT

The program is partially funded by the World Bank (WB) with a sum of dollars 500 million alongside a dollar 457 million contribution by the government.

Egypt to import Chinese buses powered by electricity, natural gas

Tue, 24 Dec 2019 - 12:43 GMT

This came on Tuesday during Shaarawy's meeting with a delegation from the Chinese company Yutong which is specialized in manufacturing electric and natural gas-powered buses.

Egypt keen to develop cooperation with Vietnam: minister

Wed, 11 Dec 2019 - 03:25 GMT

This came during the talks the minister held here on Wednesday with a member of the Communist Party of Vietnam and his accompanying delegation.

Local Development Fund seeks additional EGP 7m to support SMEs: min.

Wed, 02 Jan 2019 - 01:04 GMT

Local Development Minister Mahmoud Shaarawi said coordination is underway with the Finance Ministry to pump an additional 7 million pounds to the Local Development Fund to bankroll micro and small size enterprises.

Emirati amb.: Egyptian minds helped UAE achieve glory

Tue, 28 Aug 2018 - 08:23 GMT

Juma Mubarak al-Junaibi, UAE ambassador to Egypt, praised the Egyptian people