The number of national projects that have been and are currently being implemented surpass projects established in the last 30 years, said presidency spokesperson Bassam Rady in a statement Tuesday.
Rady added in a statement to state TV that President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi during the last period inspected major developmental projects in all fields such as fish farms, and housing.
Twelve new cities, 20 new universities, including six universities in the new administrative capital, are under construction, said Rady.
Other projects established under Sisi have included promoting small and medium-sized enterprises for young people, he further stated.
Edited translation from Al-Masry Al-Youm