Minister of Planning and Economic Development Hala el Saaed arrived in the New Valley governorate on Tuesday to inspect and inaugurate a number of development projects.
The project's framework will be set during a visit by the university's delegation scheduled for September.
President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi launched Sunday the wheat harvest season, and inaugurated a potato processing factory at East Owainat in the New Valley.
17 people have been killed and 29 others were injured as a bus crashed into a truck on Kharga-Assiut Road in southern Egypt Thursday morning, the Ministry of Health said in a statement.
Built of mud bricks and with a unique engineering control system in temperature and ventilation.
Further, the municipal authority is currently paving a dust road to the lake, extending on 60 kilometers.
The Senate's Agriculture and Irrigation Committee discussed Tuesday evening the proposal of Senator Moomen Moaz.
The press statement added that such pumps are planned to become generalized in order to rationalize the use of underground water, and promote clean energy.
Kharga was chosen to be environment-friendly because it has no factories.
President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi met with the governor of the New Valley Sunday to discuss development in the huge border governorate.
Pottery is still a tradition in the New Valley (What) governorate, and locals try to revive the craft by modernizing it and making newer decor items from baked clay.
EgyptAir operated Sunday the first Cairo-Kharga flight after years of suspension.
The New Valley Governorate is close to conclude the construction of the longest road network with lengths of more than 1,200 km as the New Year approaches.
The Middle East largest jojoba greenhouse of 50 million seedlings ready for plantation has been established in the New Valley, a vast desert governorate in western Egypt.
Four decades ago, the people of the New Valley Governorate had dreamed of establishing a university there.
The population attraction project is part of the comprehensive development process in the governorate.
She added in a statement of the ministry that these funds constitute 41 percent of the total investments allocated for central Upper Egypt.
The free zone will be established on an area of 561,000 square meters, the statement added, noting that the area will include two big factories for sulfuric and phosphoric acid production.
The New Valley governorate has won Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Award in the Literacy Challenge Forum which was held in the UAE under the theme "Challenges and Solutions."
New Valley governorate, in southwestern Egypt, is fully prepared for the establishment of its largest complex for the production of phosphorus fertilizers next April, with a total investment of LE 15 billion ($956.1 million), the governor told Egypt Today