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Sisi orders setting up inspection laboratories at all Egyptian ports

President El-Sisi said the labs aim to govern and reduce measures needed for custom clearance in a safe and proper manner, as well as limit the number of parties involved in the process

Ahram Online , Sunday 13 Dec 2020
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Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi discussed the executive steps of establishing central inspection laboratories at all Egyptian nationwide (Photo: Egyptian presidency)
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Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi has ordered the immediate start of implementing the executive steps of setting up central product inspection laboratories at all sea, air, and land ports nationwide, a statement by the presidential spokesman said on Sunday.

During a meeting with cabinet members, El-Sisi said the labs aim to govern and reduce measures needed for custom clearance in a safe and proper manner, as well as limit the number of parties involved in the process.

The meeting was attended by Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly, Finance Minister Mohamed Maait,  Transport Minister Kamel El-Wazir, Trade and Industry Minister Nevine Gamea, and Health Minister Hala Zayed.

El-Sisi also instructed that labs be electronically linked, the presidential spokesman added.

The president called for developing of the current legal and legislative framework regulating the activity of port centres, in line with the comprehensive modernisation plans.

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