Transportation

Egypt makes steps to turn Damietta Port into Middle East's largest transit, logistics center

Wed, 11 May 2022 - 01:28 GMT

The prime minister told press that the alliance will invest almost half a billion dollars in the first phase alone in spite of the economic circumstances the world is undergoing.

Egypt aims for tripling cargo ships owned by shipping companies operating on its land

Wed, 11 May 2022 - 11:40 GMT

To achieve that goal, the ministry works on attracting more investors to Egypt's maritime transport market.

Egypt's under-progress BRT to be substitution of planned 5th metro line

Tue, 10 May 2022 - 12:13 GMT

The transport minister revealed new plans on microbuses using the Ring Road.

Kazakhstan targets increasing exports to China, Africa through Egypt

Wed, 06 Apr 2022 - 12:48 GMT

Minister of Transport kamel al-Wazir received Tuesday Kazakhstan Ambassador to Egypt Khairat Lama Sharif to discuss cooperation in that realm.

Egypt, Maersk sign MoU to build green hydrogen plant in Ain Sokhna

Mon, 28 Mar 2022 - 02:58 GMT

The plant's output will be used to fuel ships.

Egypt looks forward to increasing French investments in 8 sectors: President Sisi

Mon, 28 Mar 2022 - 02:19 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received Monday French Minister of Economy and Finance Bruno Le Maire at Al Itiyadiyah Presidential Palace.

Local production of Egypt's BRT vehicles begins

Mon, 28 Mar 2022 - 01:52 GMT

Officials at the Ministry of Transportation told an European Investment Bank (EIB) delegation that the local production of bus-rapid-transit (BRT) vehicles has begun.

All you need to know about Egypt’s new bike-sharing project ‘Cairo Bike’

Wed, 02 Mar 2022 - 11:52 GMT

The initiative aims to support motor transport, reduce air pollutants, climate change and carbon emissions, and improve traffic.

LE1.7T spent on railways development in Egypt in past few years

Tue, 28 Dec 2021 - 04:40 GMT

Egypt used to have a shortage of 600 railcars but that is no longer the case.

Egypt discloses number of BRT stations to be established on Ring Road

Mon, 20 Dec 2021 - 01:39 GMT

Minister Kamel al-Wazie had stated last week that crowdedness on the Ring Road would be eliminated in 2022.

For 1st time: giant container ship 'EVER AIM', Vista-class cruise ship 'COSTA FIRENZE' cross Suez Canal

Sun, 05 Dec 2021 - 02:45 GMT

EVER AIM used the new Canal dug parallel to the original one.

Egypt's Damietta Port prepares for increase in liquefied gas carriers

Sun, 28 Nov 2021 - 11:40 GMT

After Damietta Liquefaction Plant had resumed operation early in 2021, Egypt has been expanding Damietta Port.

9th Egyptian, Greek, Cypriot summit focuses on more fruitful economic, security projects

Tue, 19 Oct 2021 - 03:44 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi said that electricity linkage with Greece and Cyprus is getting Egypt close to linkage with Europe.

Transport min.: Egypt looking forward to furthering cooperation with Germany in railway domain

Thu, 16 Sep 2021 - 10:21 GMT

Egyptian-German cooperation will include railways consultancy and future work with the private sector and international companies, where managing railway activities are concerned.

Tuk-tuks become indispensable in Egypt: Minister

Thu, 12 Aug 2021 - 11:47 GMT

About 3 million families depend on tuk-tuks as a source of livelihood in Egypt.

Egypt can cooperate with African Funding Corporation in 3 sectors: PM

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 - 10:30 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli held Tuesday a meeting in Cairo with CEO of the African Funding Corporation (AFC) Samaila Zubairo and the accompanying delegation.

Egypt to receive first LRT train from China in August

Sun, 11 Jul 2021 - 10:31 GMT

The train is one of four LRT trains within a high-speed electric train project having a total of 22 trains.

Egypt's transport minister visits France to negotiate 3 deals

Wed, 07 Jul 2021 - 04:13 GMT

Egypt's Transport Ministry and the French Ministry of Economy and Finance signed a roadmap

9 things that didn't exist in Egypt before June 30 Revolution

Thu, 01 Jul 2021 - 01:42 GMT

Between January 28, 2011 and July 3, 2013, Egypt lived in political instability because of overthrowing two regimes.

Minister discloses internal trade's share in Egypt's GDP in 2nd half of 2020

Sun, 20 Jun 2021 - 01:04 GMT

That includes the sectors of retail, wholesale, transportation and storage.

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