El Molla stated that the sector linked natural gas to 1.23 million housing units
across Egypt last year while prioritizing Upper Egypt, adding that there is a plan currently being implemented to provide natural gas to another 1.2 million housing units
in more than 85 cities and regions in Giza, Sharqia, El Beheira, Kafr El-Shaikh, Damietta, Gharbia, Dakahlia, Qalyubia, Qena and Luxor.
The region's demand for housing units
represents 57.14 percent of the entire "Yolanda" corridor, according to the report of the National Housing Authority (NHA).
Under the MoU, the housing project would get financial assistance, the prime minister said, stressing the need for construction of more housing units
to meet growing population in the country.
It will be the final stage of the government's approvals for this plan before tenders for the building of another 3,500 housing units
for settlers will be published soon.
The central bank's residential real estate survey measures the average change in the prices of various types of housing units
, which are comprised of single detached houses, duplexes, townhouses, and condominium units, based on data from housing loans granted by universal, commercial, and thrift banks.
Addressing a ceremony held in connection with the housing scheme on Friday, he said that 2.5 million housing units
would be built in Punjab under the scheme and all stakeholders would be taken into confidence in this regard.
Only 2000 housing units
under Aashiyana Scheme were constructed by those rulers who are confined to jails on the basis of corruption.
Similarly, it reported that prices of duplex units that accounted for only 0.76 percent of total new housing units
, also rose by 30.7 percent year-on-year.
He said the project of constructing five million housing units
stood top of the government's projects, which would not only help address the housing problem in the country but also pace up the wheel of economy and create numerous job opportunities for youth.
Kuwait-funded 124 housing units
spring up across Gaza GAZA, Dec 31 (KUNA) -- Kuwait has delivered some 124 residential units to Palestinians in the Gaza Strip as part of efforts to reconstruct a central village, the Palestinian ministry of public works said.
The Federal Territories Ministry aims to hand over 90 housing units
to the underprivileged in the Federal Territory next year under Tenaga Nasional Berhad's 'Baiti Jannati' project.