On the last day of their meeting on Sunday, the EGP is expected to put a motion to vote concerning the construction of Kanal ystanbul, an artificial waterway
between the Marmara Sea and the Black Sea proposed by the government in 2011.
The artificial waterway
, the company explained, will stretch 278 km across the southern part of the country, from the mouth of the Rm Brito, on the Pacific coast, to the end of the Rm Punta Gorda, on the Caribbean side.
The giant artificial waterway
project is part of a larger plan to expand the Suez port and shipping facilities for the ultimate goal of making the country a major trade hub.
A canal is an artificial waterway
that is long, narrow, and dug into the earth to allow boats, ships, and barges passage.
Even Yanukovych's closely guarded mansion near the capital became a free-for-all, city residents gawping in awe and anger at the luxury of a sprawling estate that featured a private zoo and a replica galleon floating on an artificial waterway
Yang Guang is considered a tyrant in China's history for forcing millions of workers to build palaces, luxury leisure boats and the Grand Canal, which was later lengthened to connect Beijing and Hangzhou in the world's longest artificial waterway
. Yang Guan was killed during a mutiny in A.D.
Next morning, we found ourselves travelling through the Kiel Canal, an artificial waterway
in northwestern Germany linking the North Sea to the Baltic Sea.