Sisi Reviews Work Progress of New Administrative Capital
Source: www.export-egypt.com 8/14/2017
President Abdel Fattah El Sisi held a meeting with Minister of Housing and Urban Development Mostafa Madbouly to discuss the progress of work in the new administrative capital.
The meeting was attended by Chairman of the Board of Directors of the new administrative capital Ahmed Abdeen, Presidency Advisor for Urban Planning Amir Sayed Ahmed and Executive Director of Dar Al-Handasah Consultants Company Mohamed Yehia Zaki.
During the meeting, Minister Madbouly said according to the advanced stage of the implementation, marketing plan for the housing area in the new administrative capital will be launched soon with a view to offer the first residential units ahead of Eidul Adha , said Presidential Spokesman Alaa Youssef.
Youssef added that the general design of the central area of the new administrative capital and its development strategy were reviewed during the meeting in addition to new capital's central business district.
Progress of work in new El Alamin city was also discussed. Madbouly said construction works of the residential and tourist buildings, road network systems and utilities are underway, Youssef noted.
A national university comprising a number of applied science faculties, an opera house, a library and a museum will be established in new El Alamein city.
During the meeting, President Sisi urged to continue implementation plan of the business district in the new capital city and to stick to the set timeline in addition to following up the stages of progress of the rest of the new cities, Youssef further said.
President Sisi stressed that such projects should provide high-quality services for citizens that goes in line with international standards.