Questions of Aqarmap customers about the New Administrative Capital project
In fact, the New Administrative Capital is an important national project. It is not just a new city to accommodate the population and relieve the crowdedness of Cairo, rather, it is also a governmental way to revitalize domestic and foreign tourism of all kinds. So, being a huge project in which local and international investments take part, there are many common questions regarding the New Administrative Capital. In the following lines, we will provide the answers of such questions:
The New Administrative Capital is a national project that extends over an area of 170 thousand acres. it will accommodate more than 40 million people in 2040. It is located on the borders of Badr City in the area between Cairo – Suez Road and Cairo – Ain Sokhna Road, and includes:
The Government District
The Expo City
The Residential Districts
The Medical City
The Olympic Sports City
The Central Park
The Entertainment City
What are the means of transportation for the New Administrative Capital from Cairo?
From anywhere in Cairo, you can access the New Administrative Capital. So, you can go to the new Salam Stop, where you can take any means of transportation to the Fifth Settlement and from there to Suez Road, Badr City and then to the New Administrative Capital. You also go there via the Cairo-Suez Road, the Cairo-Ain Sokhna Road, the Regional Ring Road, and the Middle Ring Road.
It is also possible to go from Ramses to the tenth of Ramadan, and from there to the Fifth Settlement or El Zahraa, then take any means of transportation to the Suez Road, then ride to Badr City, and then finally to the New Administrative Capital.
What is the date of completion of the New Administration Capital?
In April 2021, the first phase of the New Administrative Capital will be nearing completion, with an area of 40,000 acres. The projects of this phase, such as the Government District, the New House of Representatives building, the City of Culture and Arts and the Opera House will be opened on an area of 47 thousand acres.
How far is the New Administrative Capital from Cairo?
The New Administrative Capital is about 60 kilometers away from Cairo and is located on the Cairo-Suez Road.
How much is the price per square meter in the New Administrative Capital?
The average price per square meter of apartments in the New Administrative Capital is about EGP 11,800, while the average price per square meter for villas is EGP 20,300 (these prices are advertised in the first quarter of 2021 and are expected to change with the opening of the New Capital).
When will the ministries be moved to the New Administrative Capital?
The buildings of ministries in the New Administrative Capital are currently delivered, and employees will be moved to work there at the beginning of June 2021.
How can I reserve an apartment in the New Administrative Capital?
By following the websites of the Ministry of Housing and the New Urban Communities Authority (NUCA). You should register on these websites and follow the conditions of reservation. You can also own an apartment in private projects located in the New Administrative Capital through the developers of the project.
What is the purpose of establishing the New Administrative Capital?
To relieve the population burden on Greater Cairo, and to have an integrated city and a national project. This project would be a leading political, economic and cultural center in the Middle East and North Africa region and would compete with global cities and centers. The New Capital will be similar to and even better the major global cities, such as Dubai, New York and others.
Are there job opportunities in the New Administrative Capital?
All the time, new jobs are announced in the New Administrative Capital, especially in the fields of construction, building and logistics. So, if you are an engineer in any specialty or working in the construction fields, the New Capital provides good opportunities with remunerative wages. Besides, there are also administrative, technical and technological jobs that serve the projects of the New Capital.
As for the big breakthrough, it would be upon the opening of the New Capital, as the private companies would start work. This would require thousands of various jobs in all specialties. So, you can follow the employment and social media sites and you will find many jobs in the New Administrative Capital.
What is the highest tower in the Administrative Capital?
The Iconic Tower is the highest tower in the New Administrative Capital and Africa as well, with a height of 385 meters. It consists of 79 floors. It is developed by a Chinese Company; China State Construction Engineering Corporation Ltd (CSCEC).
What is the most important information about Al Massa Hotel in the New Capital?
Al Massa Capital Hotel is the first hotel to be opened in the New Administrative Capital. It occupies an area of 10 acres and was established in 31 months at a cost of up to one billion pounds by the Egyptian Armed Forces Engineering Authority. Al Massa is one of the most luxurious international hotels and includes 270 rooms, 90 luxurious suites, conference and function rooms, and many others.
What are the most important projects in the New Capital?
There are indeed many important projects in the New Administrative Capital, such as:
The Green River: it is the longest chain of parks in the world, with a length of more than 35 kilometers.
The Olympic City: it is the largest sports city in the Middle East, with an area of 92 acres.
The City of Knowledge: it is the largest cultural development project in the Middle East, with an area of 100 acres.
How much are the prices of apartments in the New Capital?
There are various prices, as apartments in the New Capital are varied. There are social housing apartments with affordable prices and payment in installments over 20 years. Also, there are medium and above average housing apartments, and apartments in major compounds. The latter are developed by private companies and their prices start from EGP 800,000.
Are there any universities in the New Administrative Capital, and what are they called?
The New Capital will be a distinguished hub for university education, as it includes various universities, including:
- The Canadian University
- The German International University of Applied Sciences
- The British Coventry University
- Misr International University
- The Hungarian University
- The Swedish University
What are the most important companies in the New Administrative Capital?
Many major developers bear the responsibility of the construction of the New Administrative Capital project. For example, the Arab Contractors Group, Talaat Mostafa Group, Orascom Alliance, Hassan Allam Sons Company, CSCEC and others.
What are the most important compounds in the New Capital?
The New Capital includes many distinguished compounds, including:
The City Compound: it is an integrated compound developed by Master Group. The Compound extends over an area of 54 acres and is located in the Seventh Residential District, R7, near the Green River and Al Massa Hotel.
Scene 7 Compound: it is a luxurious project developed by Akam Developments. It is located in the Seventh Residential District, R7, specifically in plot number G2 and directly on the Central Axis. The Compound extends over an area of 40 acres, 20% of which is allocated to buildings and the rest to green spaces and landscapes. Area of units in the Compound range from 124 to 237 square meters.
J’noub South Compound: area of the project is about 48 acres and consists of 20 residential buildings. Each building is divided into 3 separate residential buildings with three entrances. The Compound is developed by the Orientals for Urban Development (OUD).
Armonia Compound: it is located in the R7 and extends over an area of 42 acres. The Compound has unique features, such as entertainment areas, swimming pools, cafes and malls. The Compound is developed by The Land Developers.
The Ridge Compound: the project is located on an area of 220 acres, most of which is allocated to green spaces and landscapes. The Compound includes various units, including stand-alone villas, twin houses and townhouses. The Ridge is 10 minutes from the New Administrative Capital and is developed by Al Ahly Sabbour Development.
Are there any hospitals in the New Capital?
The New Capital has the Capital Care, which is the first integrated medical complex. It is located on an area of 3,600 square meters. The New Capital also includes a medical city, which includes:
- A general hospital with an area of 20,000 square meters.
- A hospital for women and childbirth with an area of 20,000 square meters.
- A children’s hospital with an area of 20,000 square meters.
- The German Cancer Hospital.
- A complete building for health insurance.
- 11 radiology and medical analysis centers.
What are the schools found in the New Capital?
There are many schools in the New Capital for all academic levels, including:
- Egypt British International School.
- Knowledge International School.
- Manar House School.
- School of the Sisters of the Heart of Jesus.
- Al Bayan Educational School.
- American International School.
- British International School.
What kind of facilities are provided in the New Capital?
The New Capital has the basic facilities of water, irrigation, sewage and rain drainage networks, as well as fire hydrants, high-speed internet cables and strong mobile networks. All these facilities are extended in private underground tunnels. Additionally, a huge power station would be established to be dedicated to the New Capital.