Tourism and Archeology

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  • Integrated project to renovate antiquities in Qoseir city in Red Sea

    Date: 2018-12-23 10:55:17 GMT - Egypt - Tourism and Archeology - SN:24 - ID:7726940

    CAIRO, Dec 23 (MENA) - Head of Islamic and Coptic antiquities sector in the Ministry of Antiquities Gamal Moustafa said that an integrated project is being studied to renovate the antiquities of El Qoseir city in the Red Sea governorate. This ....

  • Ancient seals unearthed in Kom Ombo

    Date: 2018-12-20 14:28:47 GMT - Egypt - Tourism and Archeology - SN:38 - ID:7723623

    CAIRO, Dec 20 (MENA) - The Egyptian-Austrian archaeological mission operating in Kom Ombi uncovered a number of ancient cylinder-shaped seals dating back to the Fifth Dynasty of the Old Kingdom. The names of some kings of the Old Kingdom like ....

  • Egyptian antiquities exhibition opens in China's Guangdong Museum

    Date: 2018-12-20 11:02:40 GMT - China - Tourism and Archeology - SN:24 - ID:7723188

    BEIJING, Dec 20 (MENA) - An exhibition of the Egyptian antiquities was inaugurated on Thursday at China's Guangdong Provincial Museum. The exhibition, titled "Echoes of the Nile: Exhibition of Ancient Egyptian Civilization" is open from December ....

  • Hurghada receives first Finnish flight after 6-year hiatus

    Date: 2018-12-18 17:08:32 GMT - Egypt - Tourism and Archeology - SN:51 - ID:7720673

    HURGHADA, Egypt, Dec 18 (MENA) - The Hurghada International Airport received on Tuesday a Finnish flight carrying 175 tourists. It is the first flight to come from Finland in about six years. Red Sea Governor Ahmed Abdullah received the ....

  • Former Zambian president visits Luxor for tourism

    Date: 2018-12-17 12:36:18 GMT - Egypt - Tourism and Archeology - SN:34 - ID:7718602

    LUXOR, Egypt, Dec 17 (MENA) - Former Zambian president Rupiah Banda arrived on Monday in Luxor International Airport for tourism in the Upper Egypt governorate. In a statement, Deputy Governor of Luxor Mohamed Abdelkader said that Banda and his ....

  • Antiquities Ministry participates in inaugurating Museum of African Civilizations

    Date: 2018-12-16 13:14:03 GMT - Egypt - Tourism and Archeology - SN:30 - ID:7717087

    CAIRO, Dec 16 (MENA) - The General Supervisor on National Museum of Egyptian Civilization Mahrous Saeed, on behalf of the Antiquities Ministry, took part in the inauguration ceremony of the Museum of African Civilizations in the Senegalese capital ....

  • Antiquities Minister hails presidential decree on world heritage sites

    Date: 2018-12-15 20:06:10 GMT - Egypt - Tourism and Archeology - SN:48 - ID:7716339

    CAIRO, Dec 15 (MENA) – Minister of Antiquities Khaled el Anani welcomed a decree issued by President Abdel Fattah El Sisi on forming a higher committee to manage world heritage sites located across Egypt. The move proves how much the State cares ....

  • 2018 archaeological discoveries of Islamic nature: min.

    Date: 2018-12-15 15:07:27 GMT - Egypt - Tourism and Archeology - SN:38 - ID:7715721

    GIZA, Dec 15 (MENA) - Antiquities Minister Khaled el Anani said on Saturday that the archaeological discoveries in 2018 were of an Islamic nature. The ministry inaugurated several archaeological mosques and museums in many governorates and ....

  • Archaeological exhibition in Saqqara extended for month: minister

    Date: 2018-12-15 14:10:40 GMT - Egypt - Tourism and Archeology - SN:34 - ID:7715856

    GIZA, Dec 15 (MENA) – Minister of Antiquities Khaled el Anani decided on Saturday to extend the period of the archaeological exhibition held at Saqqara’s Imhotep Museum to another month for free. Secretary-General of the Supreme Council of ....

  • Tomb of Fifth Dynasty royal priest unearthed in Saqqara - minister

    Date: 2018-12-15 13:06:24 GMT - Egypt - Tourism and Archeology - SN:28 - ID:7715688

    GIZA, Egypt, Dec 15 (MENA) - Antiquities Minister Khaled el Anany said that an Egyptian archaeological mission has discovered a tomb belonging to a Fifth Dynasty royal priest in Giza's Saqqara. The tomb belongs to a royal priest named “Wahtye” ....

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