Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly presided on Thursday over a meeting to follow up on measures aiming at registering and setting plans to develop a number of random industrial areas in various governorates.
This comes within directives of President Abdel-Fattah-El Sisi to develop these areas.
The meeting was also attended by Local Development Minister Mohamed Shaarawy, Trade and Industry Minister Nivene Gamee, Qaloubiya Governor Abdel-Hamid El-Hagan and Head of the Industrial Development Authority Mohamed El-Zalat.
As many as 74 of these areas were registered nationwide, the premier said.
He instructed the General Authority for Urban Planning to re-plan and upgrade these areas to improve the work and living conditions of people there and ensure that they strictly adhere to safety, security and environmental regulations.