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Monday, 18 October 2021

Elsewedy Electric signs agreement to build monorail substations

EETC, Elsewedy Electric ink monorail substations contracts: Elsewedy Electric has signed an EGP 178 mn contract with the Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company (EETC) to build substations in Sheikh Zayed for the upcoming monorail project. The contract will see the latter construct a 66/22-kilovolt (kV) substation that will power the part of the monorail passing through the 6th of October area.

The EU is in talks with Cairo to approve its new EU-Egypt Association Agreement, before finalizing the updated agreement at an upcoming Association Council meeting, said head of the EU Delegation to Egypt, Christian Berger said, according to Al Dostor. The agreement has been updated to prioritize covid response, health and vaccines, green energy and the digitization of the economy.

European travel operator TUI is targeting making 40 trips to Red Sea resorts from UK cities before the end of the year, after landing its first flights to Hurghada and Sharm El Sheikh last Saturday.

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