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Minister of Housing: The implementation of 74 floors, 360 meters high, in the iconic tower in the Administrative Capital

Dr. Assem Al-Jazzar, Minister of Housing, Utilities and Urban Communities, confirmed that 74 floors, 360 meters high, have been implemented in the iconic tower, which is the highest tower in Africa, with a height of about 400 meters, in the central business district of the New Administrative Capital.


The Minister of Housing indicated that the central business district in the New Administrative Capital includes 20 towers with various uses, including the iconic tower, which is the highest tower in Africa, with a height of about 400 meters, and the investments of this project are estimated at 3 billion dollars, and it is implemented in cooperation between the Ministry of Housing. Represented by the New Urban Communities Authority, and the Chinese company (CSCEC), which is one of the largest contracting companies in the world.

The Minister of Housing said: The total completion rate in the third residential neighborhood, "Capital Residence", in the New Administrative Capital, reached 92%, and the area of ​​the neighborhood is 1016 acres, and it has 8 neighborhoods, and 24130 housing units are being implemented, distributed as follows, 697 residential buildings, including 19944 Residential units, 328 villas, including 328 housing units, 157 townhouse buildings, including 624 housing units, and 64 mixed residential buildings, containing 2560 housing units, 151,360 commercial and administrative units, and 9 mixed-use buildings, containing 674 housing units.


He added that the percentage of implementation of the concrete structure works for construction in the Fifth Residential District, "New Garden City", exceeded 93%, and the area of ​​the neighborhood is 885 acres, and includes 295 residential buildings, 105 villas, 175 townhouse and twin house buildings, 11 mixed housing towers and 96 housing buildings. mixed.


The minister explained that the percentage of work implementation in one of the three sectors of the central parks project in the New Administrative Capital exceeded 50%, adding that the central parks in the New Administrative Capital are the largest central park in the Middle East and the second largest in the world, with a length of more than 10 km, and an area of ​​about One thousand feddans, and it will provide entertainment areas of international standards, easily accessible through an integrated network of pedestrian and bicycle paths, and will be enjoyed by all Egyptians from various segments of society.


Dr. Assem Al-Jazzar pointed out that the project contains green spaces, lakes, playgrounds, bike paths, restaurant complexes, recreational areas, and a space designated for establishing future investment projects, and the project includes the following components (Reading and Science Lake - Children’s Educational Garden - Ceremonial Square - Lake) Arts - Heritage Park - Country Club - Sports Club - The Central Square - Restaurants Complex - Open Cinema - Interactive Park - Artworks Park - Boat Lake - Luxury Oasis - Islamic Garden).