Last Update 23:54
Tuesday, 25 June 2019

Egypt's transport minister discusses 1,300 rail cars deal with Russian-Hungarian consortium

MENA , Thursday 28 Mar 2019
ETM
Egypt's Transportation Minister Kamel El-Wazir (R) with the Russian Ambassador in Egypt Sergey Kirpichenko at the meeting on Thursday, 28 March (Photo: Ahram)
Share/Bookmark
Views: 1579
Share/Bookmark
Views: 1579

Egypt's Minister of Transport Kamel El-Wazir held a meeting on Thursday with a delegation from Russian-Hungarian consortium Transmashholding-Hungary Kft to discuss the measures taken to put into effect a contract to supply Egypt with 1,300 new passenger railcars.

The meeting was attended by Russian ambassador in Cairo Sergei Kirpichenko.

El-Wazir said the railway deal is the largest in Egyptian history, noting that it will constitute a giant leap for the sector.

The two sides discussed the financial terms of the contract, which is being implemented in cooperation with the the Ministry of Investment and International Cooperation.

Short link:

 

Email
 
Name
 
Comment's
Title
 
Comment
Ahram Online welcomes readers' comments on all issues covered by the site, along with any criticisms and/or corrections. Readers are asked to limit their feedback to a maximum of 1000 characters (roughly 200 words). All comments/criticisms will, however, be subject to the following code
  • We will not publish comments which contain rude or abusive language, libelous statements, slander and personal attacks against any person/s.
  • We will not publish comments which contain racist remarks or any kind of racial or religious incitement against any group of people, in Egypt or outside it.
  • We welcome criticism of our reports and articles but we will not publish personal attacks, slander or fabrications directed against our reporters and contributing writers.
  • We reserve the right to correct, when at all possible, obvious errors in spelling and grammar. However, due to time and staffing constraints such corrections will not be made across the board or on a regular basis.
Latest

© 2010 Ahram Online.