Torrential Rains

Egypt establishes giant projects in Ras Ghareb to protect from torrential rains

Wed, 30 Nov 2022 - 11:27 GMT

After the city of Ras Ghareb was hit by a huge flood in 2016, causing heavy losses in the civilian population, the state embarked on constructing a large number of giant projects of lakes and dams to protect citizens, and private and public property from the dangers of floods.

Um al-Bared Dam: Latest bid to protect Central Sinai from torrential rains, reuse in agriculture

Sat, 30 Apr 2022 - 12:41 GMT

The Umm Al-Bared Dam is located in the village of Al-Tamd, with a length of 250 meters, a height of 7 meters, and a storage capacity of 3 million cubic meters of water.

In Pics: Egypt’s President Sisi visits houses affected by floods in Aswan

Thu, 25 Nov 2021 - 10:09 GMT

The President followed up on services provided for the residents of this area by the medical convoys and units within the framework of the “Decent Life” Initiative.

Zafarana/Sokhna road reopened after forced closure over torrential rain

Fri, 05 Feb 2021 - 01:05 GMT

The Zafarana/Catherine road was closed on Thursday amid torrential rains in South Sinai

Egypt sends military aircraft carrying aid to Sudan amid floods

Sun, 06 Sep 2020 - 07:44 GMT

Sudanese officials expressed appreciation of Egypt's efforts in support of the Sudanese people at times of crisis.

Egypt's President orders sending aid to Sudan via military planes after floods

Fri, 14 Aug 2020 - 04:32 GMT

Two military planes carrying large amounts of food and children's milk departed from Egypt to Sudan, as per orders by Egypt's President Abdel Fattah El Sisi, Army's Spokesman Tamer Al Refae said.