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The Minister of Planning and Economic Development approves 150 million pounds for the Firdous axis project

Hala Al-Saeed, Minister of Planning and Economic Development, agreed to support the "Paradise Axis" project implemented through the Greater Cairo Reconstruction Authority of the Ministry of Housing, Utilities and Urban Communities, with an additional amount of LE 150 million, in order to speed up the project's completion on time.


Hala Al-Saeed stressed the ministry's keenness to provide the necessary support to achieve rapid steps on the ground in implementing national projects, and to finalize the ongoing projects.


Al-Saeed explained that the additional appropriation comes in light of the President's directives to expedite the completion of the first phase of the Paradise Axis project, pointing out that the total cost of the first phase of the project amounts to about EGP 1.191 billion.


It is worth noting that the Al-Firdaws Corridor project contributes to reducing the traffic density coming from downtown Cairo, Helwan and passers-by in Heliopolis and Nasr City and heading to New Cairo, which reduces the pressure on each of Ramses and Ismail Al-Fangiri Street and even the Field Marshal Tantawi, and the first phase begins from Taki Square to The axis of the Field Marshal Tantawy passing through Salah Salem Street, the Autostrad Corridor and Emaar Road, and the second phase starts from the axis of the Field Marshal Tantawi to the axis of the martyr and then connects to Zakir Hussein Street through the military units, and the third phase starts from Taki Square to Lutfi El-Sayed Street, passing through Ahmed Saeed Street, and the project Al-Firdaws axis from the Al-Jabal Canal passing through Egypt and Sudan Street - Ahmed Saeed - Salah Salem - the highway axis at Manshiyet Nasser and with the extension of the martyr axis linking to Zakir Hussein Street (Al-Mithaq), and its length is about 12 km.