Voices from afar: Preventing COVID-19 at construction site of Egypt’s tallest building

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    #China State Construction Engineering Corporation (#CSCEC) is building a series of landmark buildings in the Egyptian capital of #Cairo, including the 385.8-meter-high Iconic Tower, which will be #Africa’s tallest building when completed. CGTN tells you what measures are being taken to prevent #COVID19 at the construction site and keep workers healthy and safe.

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