As nine new ministers have taken oath today before President of the Republic Abdel Fattah Al- Sisi, in the presence of the Prime Minister Ismail Sherif, the Government, is continuing its work with its new composition on the follow up of the implementation of its program for economic reforms, and taking more steps towards sustainable development, in order to improve the living conditions and services provided to Egyptian citizens. The oath took part after the Parliament approved on February 13th the draft cabinet reshuffle which included nine ministerial portfolios as follows:
Dr. Sahar Ahmed Mohamed Abdel Moneim Nasr, Minister of Investment and International Cooperation.
Dr. Ali Ali Moselhi, Minister of Supply and Internal Trade.
Counselor Omar Khattab Marwan Abdullah Arafa, Minister for Parliamentary Affairs.
Dr. Mohammed Hisham Zainal Abidin Al-Sharif as Minister for Local Development.
Dr. Tarek Galal Shawki Ahmed Shawki Minister for Education and Technical Education.
Dr. Abdel-Moneim Abdel-Wadood Mohamed Al-Banna Minister of Agriculture and Land Reclamation.
Dr. Khalid Mohammed Atef Abdel Ghaffar, Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research.
Dr. Hala Helmy Said Younis, Minister of Planning and Follow-up and Administrative Reform.
Dr. Hisham Arafat Mahdi Ahmed, Minister of Transport.
Three deputies of the Minister of Agriculture and Land Reclamation were also appointed, they are:
Mr. Mohamed Abdel Tawab Hassan Deputy Minister for Land Reclamation Affairs.
Dr. Mona Mehrez Ali Hassanein Deputy Minister for Animal Resources and Fisheries and Poultry.
Dr. Safwat Abdel-Hamid Al-Haddad Ahmed Hammad Deputy Minister for Services and Follow-up Affairs.
Dr. Saleh Abdul Rahman Ahmed Abdel-Rahman was also appointed as Deputy Minister of Planning, for Administrative Reform Affairs.