26 February 2013

Egypt: 300,000 Feddans Available for Agricultural Investments

The Public Authority for Reconstruction Project and Agricultural Development under Agriculture & Land Reclamation Minister Salah Abdul-Mo'men agreed on Monday 25/2/2013 to offer 300,000 feddans within months for agriculture investments in coordination with the armed forces.

The Minister noted that 60,000 feddans will be floated in a public auction in al-farafra, 500 will be allocated in Qena and 184 to the New valley Governorate youths.

He pointed out the authority agreed to allocate 3500 feddans on usufruct system, adding LE 9.1 million allocated to the sewage project in Wadi al-Saayda on 15000 feddans.

Copyright © 2013 Egypt State Information Service. All rights reserved. Distributed by AllAfrica Global Media (allAfrica.com). To contact the copyright holder directly for corrections — or for permission to republish or make other authorized use of this material, click here.

AllAfrica publishes around 2,000 reports a day from more than 130 news organizations and over 200 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.