New Waterway

New Waterway

 

a canal linking the northern arm of the Rhine-Nieuwe Maas delta with the North Sea. Construction of the New Waterway was completed in 1872. It is part of the Rotterdam Waterway, which connects Rotterdam with the North Sea.

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The new waterway, inaugurated in 2015, is 72km long.
Economic expert Rashad Abdo denies the possibility that the new waterway could yield any economic prosperity soon, and assures that the Suez Canal's success is in direct proportion to the volume of international trade.
The ongoing sand dredging is to make a new waterway so that it stops the collapses,' he said.
The core commercial precinct in the Maroochydore city centre includes lots for commercial office buildings, retail space and approximately 600 residential apartments, as well as a new waterway, parks and plazas, Dr McTaggart said.
New waterway Two months after taking office, President al-Sisi launched in August 2014 an $8.
The new waterway will flowfrom the Arabian Gulf through Business Bay and into the Creek.
The new waterway links the Business Bay area with the Arabian Gulf in a 3km route passing through the historic heart of the city.
The successful passing of three ships through the Canal during Saturday's trial was equivalent to the passing of the nation from darkness to light," the head of the Suez Canal Authority said in a press conference following a trial run of the new waterway on Saturday, July 25.
Completion of the new waterway within just one year is being touted as a landmark achievement, rivalling the digging of the original Suez Canal that opened in 1869 after almost a decade of work.
Officials hope the new waterway will more than double Suez earnings from $5.
The new waterway will be officially unveiled at a lavish event to be attended by Sisi and foreign dignitaries on August 6.
It is hoped that the new waterway will help expand trade along the shipping route, which connects Europe to Asia and earns Egypt around $5 billion per year.