Egypt’s National Authority For Potable Water and Sewage has implemented a number of projects worth 533 million pounds in North Sinai.
Work is underway to establish other projects at a total cost of about four billion pounds, said Alaa Ibrahim, the head of the executive office of the authority Tuesday.
Two desalination plants have already been established in Arish at a total cost of 175 million pounds, Ibrahim said.
At a cost of 25 million pounds, four well water desalination stations have been established in Sheikh Zuwaid, he added.
Another four well water desalination plants have been established in el Hassana and Nakhl cities worth 45 million pounds, he made it clear.
He touched upon projects listed for implementation until 2021 at a total cost of 2.4 billion pounds.
Other projects should be listed for implementation between 2019 and 2022, Ibrahim added.