Dr. Assem El-Gazzar, Minister of Housing, Utilities and Urban Communities, stated that the implementation of 6,720 housing units in the “Housing for All Egyptians - Low Income” project in New Aswan City has been completed and is underway.
The minister said that the city also includes the beach villas project, the Nile tourist walkway, the Roman theater and various services, and other projects that contribute to achieving sustainable development in accordance with the state's vision 2030.
Dr. Assem Al-Jazzar added that 149 fully finished villas are being implemented in the beach villas area, with a total completion rate of 77%, as 66 villas have been completed, and 61 villas are being implemented with a 70% completion rate.
He explained that this comes in addition to the implementation of 23 villas, with a completion rate of 60%, with a total villa area of 469 square meters, consisting of a floor (ground + 2 upper) and a front and rear garden surrounded by a fence with a direct view of the Nile.
The minister pointed out that the Nile Park project, “The Nile Tourist Walk” in New Aswan, is divided into the southern part, the first area of which is 750 meters long, and its implementation has been completed, and the second area is 1450 meters long, with a completion rate of 95%.
The project includes a Nile marina, shops, restaurants, bazaars, seats for citizens and parking lots, beside a pedestrian bridge that connects from the Nile Garden to the villas area.
He pointed out that the northern part includes the first area with a length of 800 meters, which has been completed, and the second area with a length of 1 km, with an implementation rate of 90%.
It includes a Nile marina, a pedestrian tunnel, a pedestrian bridge linking the marina, an open theater, shops, restaurants, suitable for all activities, seating for citizens, entertainment venues, and a tent area.
For his part, Engineer Ahmed Rashad, Head of the New Aswan City Development Authority, said that the implementation of the “open” Roman theater is underway, which is built on an area of 5.5 acres and can accommodate 3,000 spectators and includes a parking lot for 300 cars.
The head of the New Aswan City Authority indicated that the implementation of a traffic unit building has been completed and includes (technical examination area - vehicle reservation office - real estate registration prosecution - compulsory insurance offices), in addition to the completion of the implementation of the new Aswan Youth Center and Marina Aqua Park Resort on An area of 4.9 acres.