Transport Min.: Comprehensive plan is implemented to localize transportation industry without importing buses

Mon, 05 Feb 2024 - 02:48 GMT

Egyptian Minister of Transport, Engineer Kamel Al-Wazir, and Minister of Business Sector Dr. Mohamed Esmat held an expanded meeting to discuss joint cooperation in localizing the bus industry in Egypt.

260 electric buses operated to transfer COP27 attendees: Transport Minister

Sat, 12 Nov 2022 - 11:55 GMT

Egyptian Minister of Transport Engineer Kamel Al-Wazir said that the ministry has more than one axis in preparing for the COP27 Climate Summit, currently held in Sharm el-Sheikh.

Cairo aims to convert 1,962 buses to work with natural gas instead of diesel

Wed, 17 Aug 2022 - 10:29 GMT

The plan aims to achieve the economic optimum benefit from Egypt’s wealth of natural gas, and to maximize the added value thereof.

Contract signed to buy 40 electric buses in Alex.

Thu, 04 Aug 2022 - 12:35 GMT

Egyptian State Minister for Military Production Mohamed Ahmed Morsy and Minister of Local Development Mahmoud Shaarawi attended Thursday the signing of a joint contract involving the two ministries and Passengers Transport General Authority in Alexandria to purchase 40 locally-made electric buses with global quality criteria and specifications.

2 Egyptian ministries, Cairo Public Transport ink deal to buy 70 locally-made electric buses

Sat, 09 Jul 2022 - 10:17 GMT

Local Development Minister Mahmoud Shaarawy, Minister of State for Military Production Mohamed Ahmed Morsi and Cairo Governor Khaled Abdel Aal attended the signing ceremony to buy 70 home-made electric buses.

In pics: United States delivers 20 brand new buses to North Sinai

Mon, 16 Aug 2021 - 04:53 GMT

The United States, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), delivered 20 new, locally-manufactured buses to the North Sinai Governorate.

Egypt's PM attends inking ceremony of joint contract to convert 2,262 buses to run on natural gas

Thu, 03 Jun 2021 - 01:40 GMT

Egypt's Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli attended Wednesday the inking ceremony of a joint contract to convert 2,262 public buses in Cairo and Alexandria to run on natural gas instead of gasoline, at about EGP 1.2 billion cost.

Cabinet to convert 2.3K public buses to run on natural gas

Sat, 02 Jan 2021 - 02:31 GMT

Ministry of Local Development revealed an enlarged plan was presented by Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly to convert 2,300 public buses in Cairo and Alexandria over five years.

Egypt mulls using BRT systems on Ring Road to reduce traffic jam

Sat, 02 May 2020 - 02:17 GMT

BRT stands for Bus Rapid Transit, which are systems for buses aiming to reduce speed.

Buses sales upturn 48% in July

Wed, 05 Sep 2018 - 08:22 GMT

AMIC added in a report that around 1,756 buses were sold in last July compared to 1,195 buses in July 2017.

First batch of double-decker buses operate in Cairo streets

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 - 06:42 GMT

The first batch of air-conditioned and locally produced double-decker buses started operating on Saturday in Cairo

Mowasalat Misr plans LE 250M in capital increase in 2018

Sun, 24 Dec 2017 - 01:19 GMT

The company prepared a plan to invest LE 3 billion by 2021, and to launch an IPO in 2020.

Taher`s campaign provided 55 buses to transport Al-Ahly members

Thu, 30 Nov 2017 - 01:09 GMT

Taher's campaign provided more than 55 buses to transport Al-Ahly Club members to attend the General Assembly in the main branch in Al-Gezira.

900 new public buses to hit streets: official

Sat, 23 Sep 2017 - 12:16 GMT

900 mass transportation buses to be added to the fleet over the next three years

‘High-tech’ bus fares to rise early August

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 11:41 GMT

New high-tech buses’ fares will go up from LE 5 to LE 10

Buses with AC systems in Suez to transport prisoners

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 - 12:55 GMT

Prisoners in Egypt used to be transported in enclosed vehicles.

Ghana to import more buses from Egypt

Tue, 30 May 2017 - 10:54 GMT

A delegation of Ghana Private Road Transport Union (GPRTU) left for Cairo Tuesday to sign off a big import deal with Mansour Automotive Group.