Egypt's Light Electric Train allocates 1st vehicle for women passengers only

Wed, 03 Jan 2024 - 12:22 GMT

The French company operating the light electric train (LRT) in Egypt; the Administrative Capital Train, allocated the first vehicle at the front of the train to women only, in order to provide comfort for train passengers during the trip.

China's Avic International to implement electromechanical works of Egypt's 2nd LRT

Mon, 06 Nov 2023 - 08:03 GMT

The company will also supply trains, and establish a maintenance workshop, a traction power station, and other substations.

Egypt moves at fast pace to complete 1st line of speed train

Sat, 22 Oct 2022 - 07:19 GMT

This station serves mainly the New Administrative Capital and the Sports City as well as all new cities East Cairo, by exchanging it with the LRT light electric train.

Egypt’s LRT ticket prices reduced by 30-40% until gov’t moves to new capital: Ministry

Thu, 15 Sep 2022 - 01:19 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Transport announced reducing prices of tickets of the new light rail transit (LRT) operating since July by 30-40 percent until the government moves to the New Administrative Capital (NAC).

Egypt begins pilot operation of its first LRT train in few days

Sat, 18 Jun 2022 - 08:11 GMT

Egypt is to test its first electric LRT train in a few days for the first time without passengers before the actual operation.

22 light electric trains arrived to operate as part of LRT project in Administrative city

Sat, 11 Jun 2022 - 11:18 GMT

Scheduled to open to the public soon, each train of the new trains includes 6 vehicles.

Egypt to receive last batch of LRT trains soon: Transport Ministry

Thu, 21 Apr 2022 - 01:20 GMT

The LRT line had already begun pilot operation.

Egyptian minister visits Qatar to discuss possible partnerships in maritime, green transportation

Mon, 18 Apr 2022 - 11:53 GMT

Upon an invitation of Qatari counterpart Jassim Bin Saif al-Sulaiti, Minister of Transport Kamel al-Wazir held a visit to the Gulf state Sunday to hold talks on potential cooperation in the sector.

Egypt's LRT fleet is nearing completion: Transport Ministry

Sun, 20 Mar 2022 - 12:20 GMT

The LRT is planned to transport 500,000 passengers per day as it connects Salam City with 10th of Ramadan City through the New Administrative Capital (NAC).

Egypt's 1st LRT to be inaugurated in a few weeks: official

Sun, 06 Mar 2022 - 12:00 GMT

Chairman of the National Authority for Tunnels Essam Wali indicated more details on its operation and ticket pricing.

Egypt to receive first LRT train from China in August

Sun, 11 Jul 2021 - 10:31 GMT

The train is one of four LRT trains within a high-speed electric train project having a total of 22 trains.

What railway lines to reach Egypt's New Administrative Capital

Thu, 18 Mar 2021 - 02:52 GMT

There are four of them.