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Egypt: Nuclear tender due this month
Egypt plans to launch a tender later this month for offers to build its first nuclear reactor, the official MENA news agency reported. “The nuclear energy agency will in February launch an international tender for offers to build Egypt’s first nuclear reactor worth $1.5 to $1.8bn,” MENA said. “The type of reactor and its constructor will be chosen according to international safety standards and reputation as well as costs,” MENA said. “The offer is open to all countries.” The reactor is expected to be built at Dabaa on the Mediterranean coast, west of the port of Alexandria.
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