Minister of Housing, Utilities and Urban Communities; Assem Al-Jazzar, accompanied by Ministry officials and the new Urban Communities Authority inspected on Saturday 2880 housing units (144 buildings) of the social housing project in New Aswan, and 66 villas.
The Minister of Housing said that the implementation of 3840 housing units (192 buildings), of the social housing project in the city, is almost complete, including 2208 complete units, so 1213 units of them are being delivered to the owners.
Dr. Assem Al-Jazzar added that the construction of 66 villas is also complete in the area of the river Nile, which is built on 1050 feddans and its first operational area is 181 feddans, so it includes markets, the commercial entertainment complex and the hotel.
Al-Jazzar said that these parts of New Aswan were allocated to a real estate investment company, which will manage services in the beach park, tourist walkway, besides the first and second villa compounds.
Meanwhile, Ahmed Rashad, head of the New Aswan Development Authority, said that it is also underway to implement the governmental services complex in the fourth district, in order to provide services to the residents of the new city of Aswan.
He added that the new Aswan Club is currently being implemented in the third district next to include a social club, swimming pool, terraces, playgrounds, football field & a mosque.