Transportation

Egyptian president instructs establishment of new seaport

Sun, 06 Jun 2021 - 02:16 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi convened Sunday with Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli and Minister of Transportation Kamel al-Wazir.

Egypt takes part in 38th ordinary summit of AUDA-NEPAD

Wed, 26 May 2021 - 01:55 GMT

The projects led by Egypt on the AU-level include electricity linkage among African countries, and the Vic-Med Project.

Turning Alexandria's Abou Qir rail line into underground metro line to begin in 2022

Fri, 14 May 2021 - 10:45 GMT

It will extend over 21 kilometers and include 20 stations.

Hyundai Rotem delivers to Egypt 2 metro trains, parts to assemble another

Wed, 12 May 2021 - 12:51 GMT

The units supplied belong to three different deals.

375 out of 1.3K Transmashholding passenger railcars delivered to Egypt in 11 months

Wed, 12 May 2021 - 10:25 GMT

A contract worth €1 billion was signed with Transmashholding to supply 1,300 railcars.

Egypt's transport minister explains reasons behind train accidents before parliament

Mon, 26 Apr 2021 - 01:46 GMT

The minister noted that Egyptian railways like other facilities affiliated to the ministry have been affected badly by negligence and abandonment for long.

Implementation of Egyptian-Sudanese railway to begin in July

Mon, 12 Apr 2021 - 01:13 GMT

The minister was in a visit to Khartoum to hold talks with the Sudanese side upon the directives of President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi.

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.

Overview of Egypt's green projects within Vision 2030

Thu, 18 Mar 2021 - 02:14 GMT

Egypt has set a number of green projects to accomplish within its Vision 2030.

Egypt confirms executing 2nd phase of High-Speed Electric Train to reach Matrouh

Wed, 10 Mar 2021 - 12:04 GMT

The lengths of the first and second phases are 460 kilometers and 200 kilometers, respectively.

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.

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