6t o October Ceety
6t o October Ceety
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6t o October Ceety is a satellite ceety o Cairo. It wis the caipital o the 6t o October Govrenorate frae 2008 tae 2011. Population: Aboot 500,000  A new cosmopolitan ceety, it hosts students o mony naitionalities who seek eddication at its private varsities.
It is an aa considered ane o the first generation o new ceeties in Egyp.
Establishment[eedit | eedit soorce]
The ceety wis establisht in 1979 bi the 504t presidential decree o preses Anwar El Sadat. It is 17 km frae the great pyramids o Giza an 32 km frae Cairo dountoun. The ceety haes a tot aurie o 97.4 thoosan feddans (400 km2) an is expectit tae hae 3.7 million indwallers. The ceety wis annoonced as the caipital o the 6t o October Governorate in Aprile, 2008.
Vital headquarters[eedit | eedit soorce]
6t o October Ceety is the heidquarters o The Confederation o African Fitbaa. 6t of October Ceety, an aa hosts Egyp's Smart Village, the technology pairk an regional hub form mony companies in the IT & Financial Sector.
Business[eedit | eedit soorce]
- Bavarian Auto Manufacturing Company (de)
- Egyptian German Automotive Company (de)
- General Motors Egypt S.A.E. (de)
- Smart Village
- Stream Global Services, Inc
- Suzuki Egypt S.A.E. (de)
- Kishk Real Estate
Education facilities[eedit | eedit soorce]
Leet o universities[eedit | eedit soorce]
- Modern Sciences and Arts University
- October 6 University
- Ahram Canadian University
- Misr University for Science and Technology
- Nile University
- Akhbar El Youm Academy
- Higher Institute of Applied Arts
- Higher Institute of Science and Technology
- The Higher Institute of Engineering
- The Higher Technological Institute
- Cairo University in El-Sheikh Zayed
- higher institute for airchitectur
Health services[eedit | eedit soorce]
The ceety haes several teachin, public, an private hospitals as well as mony smawer clinics.
Leet o hospitals[eedit | eedit soorce]
- MUST Hospital
- Six October University Teaching Hospital (SOUTH) Hospital
- Dar El Fouad Hospital (1st accreditit cardiac hospital in Africae an the Middle East)
- Shiekh Zayed Specialized Hospital
- Shiekh Zayed Central Hospital
- Al Safwa Hospital
- Al Zohor Hospital
Clubs[eedit | eedit soorce]
Shooting Club an Wadi degla club opened thair branches in the ceety, Clubs lik Ahly an Zamalek or set tae be constructit in the future. An aa, Egyp's maist acclaimed an elitest Gezira Club is an aa in the construction stages o its 6 October premises.
The ceety haes an airport, railwey station an an extensive industrial pairk.
References[eedit | eedit soorce]
- "To Catch Cairo Overflow, 2 Megacities Rise in Sand" article by Thanassis Cambanis in The New York Times August 24, 2010, accessed August 25, 2010
- "City Arrival". New Urban Communities Authority. Retrieved 2008-11-28.
- "Land Use". New Urban Communities Authority. Retrieved 2008-11-28.
Freemit airtins[eedit | eedit soorce]
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