Interest soars in Suez Canal Zone project

March 2015
MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;3/18/2015, Vol. 59 Issue 11, p12
Trade Publication
The article reports on the increasing interest in the Suez Canal expansion project following the presentation of the project masterplan at the Egypt Economic Development Conference (EEDC) in Sharm el-Shefkh, Egypt.


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