Finally, an agreement between the Egyptian Ministry of Transport and two Chinese groups will reduce traffic on the Cairo-Ismailia motorway by 30%. This agreement between Egypt and China was reached on Tuesday, August 14, 2017.
It will be a new tram line that will go around Cairo. Measuring approximately 66km in length. It will link Cairo to remote areas in 11 stops. In fact, the network will be able to carry up to 340,000 passengers per day. This will allow the creation of thousands of jobs in Egypt. A real boon for the Egyptian economy. Who currently knows difficult years with, in particular, mass unemployment.
In fact with the entire trade volume between Egypt and China. Egypt becomes China's third largest trading partner in Africa.
In addition, this new tram line which will go around Cairo. Will also help to significantly reduce the many accidents that are due to anarchic traffic. Obsolete vehicles, poorly maintained and poorly supervised roads and railways.
Cairo "The Victorious") is the capital and largest city of Egypt. Its population is over sixteen million. Making it the largest city in the Middle East. It is also the sixth largest city in the world in 2015. Although Al-Q?hira is the official name, in Egyptian Arabic.
It is located upstream of the Nile delta. On the banks of the river as well as on some adjacent islands. It is located in the north of the country. The inhabitants of Cairo are called Cairotes.