Tourism and Archeology

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  • Antiquities Ministry announces results of Alex sarcophagus studies

    Date: 2018-08-19 12:45:24 GMT - Egypt - Tourism and Archeology - SN:44 - ID:7540195

    CAIRO, Aug 19 (MENA) - The Antiquities Ministry announced on Sunday the results of scientific studies conducted on the giant black granite sarcophagus that was uncovered in the Sedi Gaber area in Alexandria lately. Workers inadvertently unearthed ....

  • Two ancient paintings unearthed in Kom Ombo being examined - official

    Date: 2018-08-16 15:31:07 GMT - Egypt - Tourism and Archeology - SN:73 - ID:7536490

    CAIRO, Aug 16 (MENA) - The Egyptian archaeological mission in Kom Ombo has been examining two archaeological paintings found during the implementation of the project of reducing the underground water level near the Kom Ombo Temple. Head of the ....

  • Egyptian mission unearths two ancient plaques in Aswan

    Date: 2018-08-15 18:42:41 GMT - Egypt - Tourism and Archeology - SN:81 - ID:7535293

    ASWAN, Upper Egypt, Aug 15 (MENA) - An Egyptian archaeological mission has unearthed two ancient plaques dating back to the Ptolemaic era in Aswan. The two plagues are made of sandstone, with each one of them exceeding over two meters in height, ....

  • Antiquities min. inspects Sohag National Museum ahead of inauguration

    Date: 2018-08-10 13:12:31 GMT - Egypt - Tourism and Archeology - SN:32 - ID:7527428

    CAIRO, Aug 10 (MENA) – Minister of Antiquities Khaled el Anani, accompanied by Sohag Governor Ayman Abdel Mon’em, inspected on Friday the Sohag National Museum ahead of its inauguration. Secretary-General of the Supreme Council of Antiquities ....

  • Red Sea seeks to attract Arabs to tourist resorts, says governor

    Date: 2018-08-09 20:51:23 GMT - Egypt - Tourism and Archeology - SN:94 - ID:7526781

    HURGHADA, Aug 9 (MENA) - Governor of Red Sea Ahmed Abdallah said Thursday that the governorate is seeking to attract Arab tourists to Red Sea resorts. In an interview with Saudi travel magazine, Boarding, Abdallah reviewed the most popular ....

  • Antiquities Ministry official inspects archaeological units at Cairo airport

    Date: 2018-08-09 15:46:08 GMT - Egypt - Tourism and Archeology - SN:68 - ID:7526399

    CAIRO, Aug 9 (MENA) – Head of the Ancient Egyptian Antiquities Sector Ayman Ashmawy on Thursday inspected the archaeological units center at Cairo airport. This comes as part of the Antiquities Ministry's plan to develop the operating system at ....

  • German tourist group visits Tuna el Gebel in Minya

    Date: 2018-08-09 12:38:35 GMT - Egypt - Tourism and Archeology - SN:35 - ID:7526003

    MINYA, Aug 9 (MENA) - A 28-strong tourist group from Germany arrived at Tuna el Gebel in Minya to visit archaeological sites in the Upper Egyptian city. In a statement on Thursday, head of the tourism promotion office in Tuna el Gebel Farag Abdel ....

  • Antiquities ministry denies theft of ancient icon for Jesus Christ from Coptic Museum

    Date: 2018-08-07 14:59:32 GMT - Egypt - Tourism and Archeology - SN:60 - ID:7523172

    CAIRO, Aug 7 (MENA) - The Antiquities Ministry denied on Tuesday the theft of an ancient icon for Jesus Christ and the Virgin Mary from the Coptic Museum. All reports about the theft of the icon and placing it inside a waste container in an ....

  • Zahi Hawwas honored along with world movie stars in Italy

    Date: 2018-08-05 21:26:52 GMT - Italy - Tourism and Archeology - SN:87 - ID:7520336

    ROME, Aug 5 (MENA) – Egyptian archaeologist Zahi Hawass has been honored in a film festival held in the Italian city of Catanzaro due to his efforts on raising the archaeological awareness. During the festival, Hawass held a forum on his key ....

  • Italian FM admires Egyptian Museum artifacts

    Date: 2018-08-05 20:37:17 GMT - Egypt - Tourism and Archeology - SN:83 - ID:7520179

    CAIRO, Aug 5 (MENA) – Italian Foreign Minister Enzo Moavero Milanesi admired the antiquities and artifacts showed at the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir Square in Cairo. During his visit to the museum, accompanied with Antiquities Minister Khaled ....

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