Egypt's housing minister says lands on Warraq Island bought consensually from holders

Thu, 18 Aug 2022 - 07:04 GMT

Minister of Housing, Utilities and Urban Communities Assem al-Gazar stated in a press conference Thursday that the government had put its hand on 91 feddans.

Egyptian president instructs suing squatters who commit larceny to seize state-owned lands

Fri, 08 Apr 2022 - 02:04 GMT

That was during a meeting with the prime minister and minister of justice.

In 2 weeks: squatters cleared from thousands of state-owned lands in Egypt

Sun, 20 Mar 2022 - 11:10 GMT

Most of the encroachments were in the form of unlicensed buildings.

Egypt collects LE16B in reconciliation fees on unlicensed buildings

Thu, 31 Dec 2020 - 01:41 GMT

The ministry is still processing the latest of the 2.6 million requests it has received.

20% of money of restored land devoted to development: Sisi

Wed, 07 Jun 2017 - 01:05 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi has revealed that 15 to 20 % of the money gathered from reclaimed state lands will be devoted to developmental projects.

State reclaimed 87% of squatted lands within 2 weeks, ACA

Wed, 07 Jun 2017 - 10:34 GMT

State authorities have reclaimed 919.458 feddans of squatted lands, and adjusted the position of 771 thousand feddans.

Qena declared first squatter-free governorate

Tue, 30 May 2017 - 02:11 GMT

Qena has been declared the first squatter-free governorate in Upper Egypt since all encroachments on state property have been cleared.

Ismailia governor saves vineyard amidst anti-squatters campaign

Sun, 21 May 2017 - 12:17 GMT

Ismailia Governor prevented bulldozers from removing a vineyard at Wadi el-Malak area.