Ministry of Housing

  • Abbas Inspects NAC’s Capital Park
    Government

    Abbas Inspects NAC’s Capital Park

    Monday, 8 March 2021

    Deputy Minister of Housing, Utilities, and Urban Communities for National Projects Khaled Abbas pays an inspection visit to the site of New Administrative Capital (NAC)'s Central Park, to take stock of the project progress, Invest-Gate reports.

  • Deliveries at NAC’s Capital Residence to Start January 3: Minister
    Government

    Deliveries at NAC’s Capital Residence to Start January 3: Minister

    Saturday, 2 January 2021

    Minister of Housing, Utilities, and Urban Communities Assem El Gazzar has unveiled plans to deliver several housing units in Capital Residence, located in the New Administrative Capital's (NAC) R3 District, from January 3 to July 5.

  • PM Reviews Development of Egypt’s Provincial Capitals, Major Cities
    Government

    PM Reviews Development of Egypt’s Provincial Capitals, Major Cities

    Thursday, 17 December 2020

    Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly has held a meeting to review the development project of Egypt’s provincial capitals and major cities, in line with the presidential directives for the optimal utilization of state assets and provision of new services and projects.

  • El-Sisi Mandates Addition of 3,300 Housing Units Nationwide
    Government

    El-Sisi Mandates Addition of 3,300 Housing Units Nationwide

    Wednesday, 16 December 2020

    President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi has mandated the implementation of additional 3,300 housing units nationwide, as part of the “Residence for All Egyptians” national project, and as an extension to the state's "Ahalena" social housing project in the vicinity of Ibrahim El Orabi Axis.

  • NUCA Agrees to Develop Textile Industry’s State-Owned Unused Lands
    Land

    NUCA Agrees to Develop Textile Industry’s State-Owned Unused Lands

    Wednesday, 16 December 2020

    Minister of Housing, Utilities, and Urban Communities Assem El Gazzar has witnessed the signing of a cooperation protocol between the New Urban Communities Authority (NUCA) and the Holding Company for Cotton, Spinning, and Weaving to develop some of the unused lands owned by the latter company or its subsidiaries across Egypt.

  • Gov’t Reclaims 15-Acre State Land Near Madinaty
    Government Land

    Gov’t Reclaims 15-Acre State Land Near Madinaty

    Tuesday, 15 December 2020

    Head of New Cairo Development Authority Amin Ghoneim has embarked on a massive campaign to forcibly remove encroachments on state-owned lands, mainly recovering a 15-acre plot opposite to Madinaty, northeast Cairo.

  • Sohag Sees Pilot Operation of EGP 500 mn Treatment Plant
    Infrastructure

    Sohag Sees Pilot Operation of EGP 500 mn Treatment Plant

    Tuesday, 15 December 2020

    Minister of Housing, Utilities, and Urban Communities Assem El Gazzar has announced the pilot operation of the first phase of an EGP 500 mn sewerage treatment plant to serve a total of 450,000 people in Saqlata, east of Sohag, some villages in Akhmim and other neighboring areas.

  • Gov’t Reviews Ways to Create New Construction Permit System
    Construction Government

    Gov’t Reviews Ways to Create New Construction Permit System

    Sunday, 13 December 2020

    An expanded ministerial meeting to discuss ways to develop a new construction permit system that tightens control procedures, particularly using modern technology, bidding to move ahead of the six-month conceptual planning phase to fast-track urbanization.

  • Gov’t Reviews Using Artificial Turf in Landscaping Works in New Cities
    Government Infrastructure

    Gov’t Reviews Using Artificial Turf in Landscaping Works in New Cities

    Monday, 26 October 2020

    Assem Al-Gazzar, Minister of Housing, Utilities and Urban Communities, and Ashraf Sobhi, Minister of Youth and Sports, along with Mohamed Ahmed Morsi, Minister of State for Military Production review the possibility of using synthetic grass in the landscape of the new cities, Invest-gate reports.

  • NUCA Allocates 53 Mixed-Use Plots in 22 New Cities
    Land

    NUCA Allocates 53 Mixed-Use Plots in 22 New Cities

    Saturday, 17 October 2020

    The Board Directors of the New Urban Communities Authority has approved on its meeting with Assem Al-Gazzar, Minister of Housing, Utilities and Urban Communities via video conference the allocation of 53 plots in 22 new cities, Invest-Gate reports.