This came in a report issued by the Planning and Economic Development Ministry to clarify the objectives of the urban development sector in the plan for the current FY 2022/2023.
There will be no slums or hazardous areas in Cairo by the end of 2021, Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly said Saturday.
The touristic marketing plan originated new tourism programs including archaeological buildings in Cairo.
The construction of residential towers in the Maspiro Triangle area began, as assigned firms have started the digging process.
The Cabinet has met to follow-up on all the developments and updates regarding the establishment of 12 new cities in Egypt.
The 2018 plan for offering new lands will be announced in March, said Housing Minister Mostafa Madbouly on Sunday.
The residential district will have youth centers, schools and hospitals, with all units expected to be ready by March 2018.
Developed slum areas so far are three in Suez, 10 in Port Said and 11 in Red Sea.
New Administrative Capital was described by the magazine as able to accommodate five million people.
The New Urban Communities Authority (NUCA) sold 7780 land pieces allocated for “Beit Al-Watan” housing project over four phases.