https://www.theguardian.com/cities/2015 ... ity-desertA new New Cairo: Egypt plans £30bn purpose-built capital in desert
https://egyptianstreets.com/2017/10/08/ ... -in-aswan/Plans for the establishment of an environmentally-friendly ‘smart city’ in Egypt’s southern governorate of Aswan was announced on Sunday by governor Magdy Hegazy, al-Masry al-Youm reports.
The new city, which is to be built on approximately 4000 feddans in the Western Desert.......
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-egyp ... SKCN0YA1G5Russia to lend Egypt $25 billion to build nuclear power plant
https://egyptianstreets.com/2017/12/24/ ... a-al-sisi/Egypt’s president Abdel Fattah al-Sisi announced on Saturday a new EGP 100 billion ( $US 5.60 billion) construction project to take place in the Sinai Peninsula over the next two to three years
Never let it be said that Egypt is short on ambition.
Money perhaps?.....but who's counting