The development of the ports of Red Sea Ports Authority
The costs of the development works in El Adabeya, Nuweibaa, and Hurghada reached 600 million L.E. R. Adm. Mamdouh Draz – the Chairman of the Authority- signed two contracts with the Arab Contractors Co. in order to develop the ports of El Adabey and Nuweibaa and with Wadi El Nile Co. for the development of Hurghada port. The development plan aims at raising the quality of the services provided to minor pilgrimage passengers, pilgrims and tourists as well as the establishment of terminals for passengers arrival/departure according to the latest technologies and re-planning the ports to operate in the transport of passengers and cargo handling for the benefit of national economy.
The General Authority for Red Sea Ports includes six ports, which are as follows: