Egypt Press Review: Sept. 25

Youm7 press


The Ministry of Housing announced the ministry will propose 13,000 new housing units in a number of governorates next week as part of a social housing project.


  • The Agouza district in the Giza governorate started a new night street cleaning initiative.

Al-Ahram press


The Egyptian Company for the Production of Serums, Vaccines and Medicines signed a partnership contract with the Danish Novo Nordisk insulin manufacturing company. The contract stipulates that Egypt will start manufacturing human insulin through a new production line.


  • Haram prosecution has detained four suspects for 15 days pending charges over allegations they are affiliated with the Islamic State group (IS).

Al-Masry Al-Youm press

Al-Masry Al-Youm

Security officials in Cairo governorate are planning to move street vendors from the Ataba and Ramses districts to Torgoman Garage during Eid al-Adha, which is set to start Oct. 4.


  • The Ministry of Irrigation announced it will provide water for 100, 000 feddans of the Toshka land reclamation project.

Al-Shorouq press


Dozens of workers at the Delta Factory for Iron and Steel in east Shubra el-Kheima started a strike Wednesday and detained the board of directors chair as they demanded to be rehired and receive full workers rights.


  • Some 130 people suffocated and fainted after a chlorine gas leak at a water station in Gerga in the Sohag governorate. All but 15 of the afflicted have recovered, and those 15 have remained at a hospital.

Akhbar press

Akhbar el-Yom

The Ministry of Social Solidarity decided to pay pensions for 6.5 million citizens in early October before Eid al-Adha.

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