Seaport

Budget allocated to Egypt's seaports development in 2014/24 is LE129B

Wed, 17 Aug 2022 - 03:12 GMT

Minister of Transport Kamel al-Wazir made the statement Wednesday.

Egypt's PM attends signing of preliminary agreements to build container terminals at Ain Sokhna, Dekheila ports

Thu, 11 Aug 2022 - 08:39 GMT

The terminals will be constructed and operated by two coalitions.

New berths to be constructed at Alexandria Port to increase trade movement

Tue, 21 Jun 2022 - 02:25 GMT

The Egyptian Minister of Transport Kamel el-Wazir accompanied an inspection tour at Alexandria Port, to follow up on the implementation rates of projects, among of them the establishment of new berths.

Egypt, Saudi Arabia sign 14 investment agreements worth $7.7B

Tue, 21 Jun 2022 - 11:55 GMT

Those are in the sectors of infrastructure, logistics, port management, food industries, pharmaceuticals, traditional energy, renewable energy, e-payment, digital financial and information solutions.

Egypt is keen to develop seaports as important factor to develop economy

Sat, 11 Jun 2022 - 11:28 GMT

Major General Mohamed Abdel Rahim Hamid, head of the Red Sea Ports Authority, affirmed the Egyptian state's keenness to develop seaports "as an important tributary to the development of the Egyptian economy."

Egypt, Portugal may sign maritime transport deal

Tue, 07 Jun 2022 - 02:53 GMT

The two countries also mull cooperation in blue economy.

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.

Egyptian, UAE coalition to build, operate Safaga Seaport's Multipurpose Terminal

Sun, 01 May 2022 - 11:00 GMT

The signing was attended by Minister of Transport Kamel al-Wazir, who also witnessed the signing of another memorandum between the same parties.

Egypt announces testing Kinder Surprise chocolate eggs for Salmonella after UK cases

Thu, 07 Apr 2022 - 12:49 GMT

Samples of Kinder Surprise chocolate eggs will be sent to the labs of the Ministry of Health and Population for analysis.

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'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.

Cost of Egypt's Suez Canal Economic Zone is $18B: official

Thu, 26 Aug 2021 - 03:43 GMT

The official also indicated that number of industrial establishments currently operating there.

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.

Egyptian authority discloses rail freight transport development plan

Sun, 24 Jan 2021 - 11:30 GMT

There is a target to raise the size of cargo transported through the railway network from 3.1 million tons in 2019 to 25 million tons in 2025.

Investigation launched into Alexandria Port fire

Wed, 16 Dec 2020 - 10:38 GMT

Minister of Finance Mohamed Mait ordered launching an investigation into the fire that broke out in the Port of Alexandria on Monday.

To avoid $2 million worth of fines daily, Alexandria Port enlarged

Mon, 27 Apr 2020 - 02:18 GMT

Out of 15 seaports across the country, Alexandria Port is the gate of 40 percent of imports and exports and handles 157 million tons per annum.

Construction of 1st dry port in Egypt to start in Feb.

Tue, 11 Feb 2020 - 02:57 GMT

The site has been handed over to a coalition of contractors who must finish the first phase by the end of 2021.

101k tons of potato seeds arrive in Egyptian seaports

Sun, 22 Dec 2019 - 11:03 GMT

The ministry clarified that the total amount of potato seeds expected to arrive for this season is 183,000 tons.

10 projects inaugurated by President Sisi in Damietta

Tue, 03 Dec 2019 - 11:18 GMT

The president inaugurated the project on Tuesday.

The future of investment lies in Upper Egypt

Tue, 29 Oct 2019 - 03:30 GMT

Mega projects established in Upper Egypt can be a beacon of hope for smaller ones.

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