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Date: 2014-09-26 14:36:42 GMT - Egypt - Culture - SN:13 - ID:1018997
Antiquities Minister Mamdouh el-Damaty said on Friday that all tourist sites and museums across the nation will be open for free to visitors for two days starting Saturday. This comes on the occasion of the World Tourism Day, Damaty said. He ....
Date: 2014-09-22 10:48:56 GMT - Egypt - Culture - SN:46 - ID:988349
Some 46 years ago, Abu-Simbel Temple was re-opened for visitors, after it was rescued by the UNESCO along with all world countries. In 1960, Egypt and UNESCO urged all world countries to help in rescuing Nubian monuments due to the establishment ....
Date: 2014-09-15 08:45:42 GMT - Algeria - Culture - SN:17 - ID:941533
Egyptian composer and conductor Nayer Naguie, who is currently in Algeria for the Symphonic Music Festival, said Monday he is happy to be. This is not the first time Naguie has visited Algeria. He told MENA correspondent he has been leading ....
Date: 2014-09-13 17:31:19 GMT - China - Culture - SN:42 - ID:932293
Egypt's Culture Minister Gaber Asfour visited on Saturday the Shanghai History and Art Museums during a trip to China to boost relations. During the visit, Asfour welcomed hosting an Egyptian fine art's exhibition inside the museums. Asfour also ....
Date: 2014-09-13 07:32:25 GMT - China - Culture - SN:2 - ID:927985
The Shanghai Opera House organized a ceremony in honor of visiting Egyptian Culture Minister Gaber Asfour. During the ceremony, the Egyptian and Chinese sides agreed on Egypt's participation in the Shanghai International Film Festival and ....
Antiquities minisrty says addressed foreign ministry to find out all info. on Egyptian coffin in Britain
Date: 2014-08-30 06:56:02 GMT - Egypt - Culture - SN:11 - ID:897549
Head of the Recovered Antiquities Department Ali Ahmed asserted that he contacted the foreign cultural relations department of the Foreign Ministry to address Egyptian embassy in London over reports saying that a 3,000-year-old cobweb-covered ....
Date: 2014-08-28 12:21:17 GMT - Egypt - Culture - SN:15 - ID:895548
Minister of Antiquities Mamdouh Al-Damati said Thursday the Giza Sphinx, better known to Egyptians as Abul Hol, will undergo a restoration process as of Friday for two months. In statements, the minister said the restoration process was part of a ....
Date: 2014-08-27 06:48:19 GMT - Egypt - Culture - SN:5 - ID:893164
Tourism Minister Hisham Zazou said Tuesday that a big show would be organized at the foot of Giza Pyramids by the Italian and Latvian opera houses. The minister made the remarks following a meeting with Ambassador of Latvia to Egypt Maris Selga. ....
Date: 2014-08-26 12:34:15 GMT - Egypt - Culture - SN:32 - ID:892240
The Ministry of Antiquities and the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) signed a cooperation protocol Tuesday to organize a training program for archaeologists and restorers working at the Grand Egyptian Museum (GEM) project. The ....
Date: 2014-08-20 10:47:40 GMT - Egypt - Culture - SN:33 - ID:882713
Egypt's culture minister underlined on Wednesday the importance of having the entire society take part in drawing out the country's cultural policy. Dr Gaber Asfour made the remarks during two meetings with members of the Supreme Council of ....