Egypt plans to improve quality of life in rural areas
The mega project will be carried out over three years, with the aim of improving the quality of life for over 55mln citizens
A new building is seen under construction in the historic neighbourhood of Darb al-Ahmar, in Cairo, Egypt April 2, 2019.
REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany
By Staff Writer, Arab Finance
ArabFinance: The Minister of Agriculture and Land Reclamation El Sayed El Kosayer has praised the national project of “Decent Life”, which has been launched by President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi at a cost of EGP 700 billion, according to a statement issued by the Egyptian Cabinet.
The mega project will be carried out over three years, with the aim of improving the quality of life for over 55 million citizens in the rural areas, the minister added.
Moreover, the minister stressed that the prime minister is constantly reviewing the steps and mechanisms of the project.
He also noted that 332 agricultural services centers have been established under the first phase of the “Decent Life” initiative.
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