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World Bank approves 400 mln USD to decarbonize Egypt's logistics, transport

China.dot.org 03 Oct 2022
3 (Xinhua) -- The World Bank has agreed to finance Egypt 400 million U.S ... Nearly 19 percent of Egypt's greenhouse gas emissions came from transportation, making the sector a major contributor only second to energy, it said ... Additional freight trains will flow between the Alexandria port, Upper Egypt, and the Red Sea, the group said.
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World Bank approves $400M to develop sustainable infrastructure in Egypt's transportation sector

Egypt Today 03 Oct 2022
The operational bypass will also allow 15 container trains per day by 2030, and as demand increases, 50 trains by 2060 to this dry port, along with additional freight trains flowing between the Alexandria Port, Upper Egypt, and the Red Sea.&nbsp... Egypt, Yemen, and Djibouti.
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Egypt, India Agree to Boost Defense Ties With Joint Military Drills & Industrial Projects

Sputnik 20 Sep 2022
India's military has recently increased interactions with its Egyptian counterparts, as New Delhi aims to boost its ties with the country, linking northeast Africa with the Middle East. Egypt's Suez Canal is crucial for India's cargo and freight movement from the Mediterranean Sea ....
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Gulf equities slide on volatile oil; Abu Dhabi gains

Reuters 07 Sep 2022
Conglomerate International Holding Company (IHC.AD) inched up 2.6% after its listed unit Al Seer Marine (ASM.AD) announced a collaboration agreement with Singapore-based Netbulk PTE to expand its worldwide freight services. Outside the Gulf, Egypt's blue-chip index (.EGX30) ...
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Egyptian senator demands more reliance on freight trains, inland transportation to reduce traffic accidents

Egypt Today 29 Aug 2022
Chairman of Simaf Locomotives Ismail al-Nagdy stated in a phone-in in July that the company is manufacturing Egypt's first freight train dedicated to the transportation of food staples and grains ... General Electric (GE) would rehabilitate 81 train engines, while Egypt’s SEMAF Factory would supply 140 goods wagons at a cost of LE544 million.
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Russia in Africa: Connecting Continents with Soft Power

GlobalResearch 16 Aug 2022
Egypt is seen by Russia as a gateway to Africa connecting West Asian, African and European worlds ... In 2021, Egypt became a full member of the BRICS Development Bank ... This rail line will link Aswan in Egypt to Sudan’s Wadi Halfa and accommodate both passenger and freight traffic boosting industrial growth in both nations.
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Egypt’s president urges contracting with German national railway company DB to operate, manage express electric train system

Egypt Today 15 Aug 2022
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi has urged immediately contracting with the German national railway company Deutsche Bahn (DB) to operate and manage the express electric train system in Egypt ... Siemens Mobility said the project will help secure up to 40,000 direct job opportunities in Egypt as well as 6,700 indirect jobs.
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Egypt to introduce 1st freight train dedicated to transportation of food staples, grains

Egypt Today 31 Jul 2022
Chairman of Simaf Locomotives stated Ismail al-Nagdy in a phone-in Saturday that the company is manufacturing Egypt's first freight train dedicated to the transportation of food staples and grains.
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“Citrus from South Africa, Egypt Morocco and Argentina are highly sought after in Baltic”

Fresh Plaza 20 Jul 2022
When we see the citrus supply change from Egypt who ship at lower cost to South Africa we see a huge drop in sales because people are affected by the price ... We cannot achieve the same price for the products we import from Argentina and South Africa compared to Egypt because the costs and freight is very different.
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Elite Agro maximises local food production

Fresh Plaza 19 Jul 2022
This means reduced freshness and a higher carbon footprint ... It also saved 1,501 tonnes of carbon emissions for equivalent airfreight imports of blueberries from the US, and is set to save at least 425 tonnes of carbon emissions for equivalent sea freight imports of potatoes from Egypt this year ... Abdulmonem Al Marzooqi ... For more information. ... ....
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UAE farm maximises local food production to minimise carbon footprint in fresh produce market

Khaleejtimes 18 Jul 2022
This means reduced freshness and a higher carbon footprint ... It also saved 1,501 tonnes of carbon emissions for equivalent airfreight imports of blueberries from the US, and is set to save at least 425 tonnes of carbon emissions for equivalent sea freight imports of potatoes from Egypt this year ... Dr Abdulmonem Almarzooqi, Elite Agro’s Divisional CEO.
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Russian wheat retains lead as Egypt trims wheat imports

Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide 16 Jun 2022
Egypt’s imports of Russian wheat rose 84% in March-May from the ...
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Parliament approves proposal to establish tourist train linking Red Sea, Luxor

Egypt Today 14 Jun 2022
"Then the second line, and the third line connects the cities of the governorates of Upper Egypt completely with the cities and governorates of the Red Sea through express trains, regional trains and freight trains, all powered by electric power to serve tourism development ...
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Orascom Construction consortium signs second phase of Egypt’s high-speed rail

Egypt Commercial News 30 May 2022
The project is set to elevate Egypt’s entire infrastructure, industrial and tourism sectors, said Osama Bishai, chief executive of Orascom Construction ... Egypt’s high-speed rail system, which will serve passengers and freight, will connect cities, seaports, dry ports, archaeological sites and tourist destinations all over the country.
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Bahrain thanked

Gulf Daily News 05 May 2022
The Egyptian government has welcomed a Cabinet decision to add Egypt to the countries listed as ...

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