Transportation

High-level ministerial meetings held to deliberate over proposed investment plan for FY2021/22

Sun, 07 Mar 2021 - 01:30 GMT

Topics included university information infrastructure, smart spaces, and the national project for canals rehabilitation among others.

Ain Sokhna Port is being upgraded at LE20 billion over 2 years

Tue, 02 Feb 2021 - 01:18 GMT

It should be turned into a regional logistics center.

Egyptian president, Siemens CEO examine final agreement on High-Speed Train

Thu, 14 Jan 2021 - 08:29 GMT

The total cost is LE360 billion.

Egypt's Damietta receives LE4.2B in public investments in FY2020/21

Tue, 12 Jan 2021 - 08:16 GMT

El-Said also said that this year’s public investments budget for the governorate is a 29% increase from the previous plan.

Egypt to install 300 turnstile gates in main railway stations

Tue, 05 Jan 2021 - 10:56 GMT

That is to inhibit passengers from boarding without purchasing tickets.

Egypt's Planning Ministry displays Matrouh’s "Citizen Investment Plan" for FY 2020/21

Sun, 03 Jan 2021 - 11:19 GMT

The number of development projects taking place in Matrouh Governorate under the citizen's investment plan currently stands at 191.

Egypt's planning ministry releases Alexandria's 'Citizen Investment Plan'

Thu, 31 Dec 2020 - 02:47 GMT

The value of public investments directed to Alexandria governorate in the 2020/21 plan amounts to LE 16.6 billion

Egypt, Jordan, Iraq discuss unified ticketing system for road transportation

Sat, 12 Dec 2020 - 12:20 GMT

The new system could be established through a new company that would be titled “Arab Bridge Company for Roads," or through integrating road transportation companies that are existing in the three countries

Shifting trends in maritime transport, logistics in view of COVID-19

Sun, 22 Nov 2020 - 10:50 GMT

The COVID-19 outbreak has caused a slowdown in consumption, and subsequently, international trade disrupting maritime transportation.

Aswan's Kalabsha Road completed: transportation minister

Tue, 03 Nov 2020 - 04:06 GMT

Minister of Transportation Kamel al-Wazir announced on Tuesday the completion of Kalabsha Road built over the Nile River in Aswan.

Train fare evasion fines collected over 20 months in Egypt worth LE500M

Mon, 02 Nov 2020 - 01:38 GMT

Before applying fines 20 months ago, the number of passengers who committed such violation was 50 million per annum.

Egypt to purchase 6 new sleeping trains

Sun, 01 Nov 2020 - 02:38 GMT

The new trains will operate between Alexandria and Aswan passing through all governorates in between.

Egypt to receive 17 Transmashholding 3rd-class dynamic-ventilation railcars

Sun, 25 Oct 2020 - 12:36 GMT

When those units arrive, the total number of railcars delivered of that category will be 121.

Egyptian, Sudanese ministers discuss planned pan-African roads, rehabilitation of Nile Valley Authority for Riverine Navigation

Sun, 25 Oct 2020 - 11:42 GMT

Both ministers began by discussing ways of acquiring funding to finance the feasibility studies.

18 Transmashholding 3rd-class dynamic-ventilation railcars delivered to Egypt

Wed, 21 Oct 2020 - 10:27 GMT

A batch of Transmashholding railcars arrived to the Port of Alexandria on Wednesday.

Minister displays Egypt's economic performance during COVID-19 crisis in IMF, WBG meetings

Sun, 18 Oct 2020 - 12:59 GMT

In one of the 2020 Annual Meetings of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank Group, Minister of Finance Mohamed Mait displayed figures on the performance of the Egyptian economy during the COVID-19 crisis and plans for the future.

Transport min. mulls with S.Korean envoy, Hyundai Rotem, cooperation in underground projects

Fri, 16 Oct 2020 - 02:02 GMT

The meeting tackled the manufacturing and delivering 32 new air-conditioned trains to Egypt.

Iraq to establish ground route to Egypt through Jordanian territories

Sun, 27 Sep 2020 - 11:12 GMT

The new road is part of newly-announced megaprojects between the three countries in the implementation of the outcomes of the Egyptian-Iraqi-Jordanian summit that convened in Amman last month.

New batch of 22 railcars arrives in Egypt’s Alexandria port

Fri, 25 Sep 2020 - 12:29 GMT

The new batch is part of a deal between the ministry and the Russian Transmashholding company to export Egypt 1,3000 railway locomotives.

After Egypt's 1st monorail contract, Bombardier may be part of another project

Mon, 14 Sep 2020 - 12:20 GMT

President of Bombardier Inc. Danny Di Perna stated in a TV interview Sunday that he had met with Minister of Transportation Kamel al-Wazir.

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