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Mameesh: Egypt aims to establish wind farms in Suez Canal’s Economic Zone

May 23, 2019
Suez Canal Authority targets to establish wind farms for the production of renewable energy such as solar and electric energy in its framework to develop the Canal, in light of the state plan to generate 20 percent of the total electricity generated by renewable energies by 2020, the Authority’s Head Mohab Mameesh said.
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Admiral Mameesh witnesses the passage of the American aircraft carrier “Abraham Lincoln” through the Suez Canal

May 9, 2019
On Thursday Admiral Mohab Mameesh, Chairman of the Suez Canal Authority and Chairman of the Suez Canal Economic Zone, witnessed the crossing of the American aircraft carrier “Abraham Lincoln” during his inspection of the Canal’s navigation traffic.
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Admiral Mohab Mameesh witnesses the experimental operation of the Tahya Misr Tunnels below the Suez Canal

May 6, 2019
Admiral Mohab Mameesh, Chairman of the Suez Canal Authority and Chairman of the Suez Canal Economic Zone, witnessed the experimental operation of the “Tahya Misr” tunnels located below the Suez Canal. The tunnels were inaugurated by President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi on Sunday as part of the national projects inaugurated in Ismailia.
 

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42 vessels cross the Suez Canal with a total load of 2.6 million tons

May 5, 2019
On Monday the Suez Canal witnessed the crossing of 42 ships in both directions with a load of 2.6 million tons.
 

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Maritime traffic hits a record of 68 vessels in the Suez Canal

May 1, 2019
Admiral Mohab Mameesh, Chairman of the Suez Canal Authority and the General Authority of the Canal, said that the good news follows the Suez Canal.
 

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Developing the watercourse to face competing markets and alternative roads

April 19, 2019
Admiral Mohab Mameesh, Chairman of the Suez Canal Authority and the General Authority of the Canal, confirmed that the Authority deals with the challenges of the competitive market and alternative roads professionally. This is done through continuous development of the navigation course, and thanks to the Authority’s flexile marketing policies to attract new shipping lines; this guarantees that the Canal will always remain the fastest, safest, and most economical route.
 

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Suez Canal achieves its highest annual revenue of 5.7 billion dollars in 2018

April 18, 2019
Admiral Mohab Mameesh, Chairman of the Suez Canal Authority and the General Authority of the Canal, confirmed that the Authority deals with the challenges of the competitive market and alternative roads professionally. This is done through continuous development of the navigation course, and thanks to the Authority’s flexile marketing policies to attract new shipping lines; this guarantees that the Canal will always remain the fastest, safest, and most economical route.
 

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The Suez Canal records a record of 65 ships with 5 million tons

April 17, 2019
Admiral Mohab Mameesh, Chairman of the Suez Canal Authority and the General Authority of the Canal, said that on Wednesday the Canal’s navigation recorded a new record in the number of ships passing and total tonnage with a passage of 65 vessels with a total load of 5 million tons. 29 vessels crossed from the North with a total loads of 1.8 million tons, while 36 ships crossed from the south the new shipping route of the canal with loads of 3.2 million tons.
 

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Admiral Mohab Mameesh meets ambassadors of 20 African countries to discuss enhancing cooperation in the Canal area

April 15, 2019
On Monday Admiral Mohab Mameesh, Chairman of the Suez Canal Authority and the General Authority of the Canal, met a high-ranking delegation of ambassadors from 20 African countries, accompanied by representatives of the diplomatic team of the different embassies in Cairo. The delegation was under the chairmanship of Ambassador Mamadou Lebrange, Ambassador of the State of Cameroon, Dean of the African Diplomatic Corps, and Ambassador Maher Al-Adawi, Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs, and in the presence of a number of leaders of the Authority. The meeting was held in order to strengthen the bonds of mutual cooperation and to get acquainted with the latest developments in the Suez Canal Economic Zone. It was held at the Aurhority’s Simulation and Maritime Training Center in Ismailia.
 

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Admiral Mohab Mameesh visits the Al-Tamsah arsenal in Ismailia

April 15, 2019
Admiral Mohab Mameesh, Chairman of the Suez Canal Authority, held an inspection visit to Al-Tamsah Company and its maritime arsenal in Ismailia. He praised the size of the work and the current boom in Al-Tamsah and the on-going development of the company’s infrastructure.

 

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