March 18, 2019
The chairman of the Suez Canal Authority and Suez Canal economic zone said that President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi’s decision to appoint Admiral Kamel as Minister of Transport warmed out hearts especially that he is a man of challenging tasks. He added that the Ministry of Transport will witness tremendous progress in various sectors. This was during his speech at the International Conference of Maritime Transport and Logistics “Marlog 8”.
Mameesh thanked Dr. Hisham Arafat, the former Minister of Transport, for his remarkable efforts in improving maritime transport. He paid tribute to the projects carried out within the economic zone, especially the Suez Canal navigation corridor and its ability to receive all ships after developing and increasing the navigational depth of the channel.