Transport Minister Hisham Arafat held a meeting today Monday with a delegation of the Aviation Industry Corporation of China (AVIC) to review a training program، presented by the Chinese government، to train 20 railway engineers and technicians. The meeting was attended by the chairman and leaders of the National Authority for Tunnels، the Railways Authority and the Egyptian Company for Metro Management and Operation.
The Egyptian Minister reviewed the details of the Chinese program، which include training for two years in China and the third year in Egypt، according to a statement by the Transport Ministry.
This program is only the start، the Chinese delegation made it clear، noting that many training courses would follow.
Arafat said his Ministry is working on a comprehensive plan to hone skills of human cadres in order to cope with global and technological changes and upgrade the different sectors of the Ministry.