Mustafa Marie

Five ancient tombs that still remain a mystery

Mon, 13 Jul 2020 - 03:19 GMT

The exact locations of the tombs of Nefertiti, Thutmose II, Ramses VIII, Alexander The Great and Ankhesenamun remain a mystery to this date.

Egypt’s Theater Art House performances to resume on July 16

Mon, 13 Jul 2020 - 02:34 GMT

Ismail Mukhtar, head of the Theater Art House, said that theatre performances will resume starting July 16

Loti Labib, another forsaken comedy legend

Mon, 13 Jul 2020 - 02:29 GMT

Labib, 72, has been a star in comedy films for decades, especially during the 1990s and the early years of the new millennium.

Culture Palaces Authority to launch 'Gains of the July 1952 Revolution' online contest

Sun, 12 Jul 2020 - 01:51 GMT

The contest comes within the framework of the General Authority of Culture Palaces' plan to use the free time of youth of different age groups in a way that contributes to raising their cultural and intellectual awareness.

Egypt, 1st Arab, African country to resume cultural, creative activities

Thu, 09 Jul 2020 - 10:31 GMT

Abdel Dayem: Returning the lights to the opera theaters confirms the desire of the Egyptian society to restore its natural world before the COVID-19 epidemic struck.

Egypt’s culture min. witnesses launch of the Supreme Council of Culture’s activities

Thu, 09 Jul 2020 - 09:17 GMT

Abdel Dayem: The activities of the Supreme Council of Culture aims to enrich the intellectual and literary fields in Egypt.

Egypt’s Culture Min.: The “enlightenment march” reflects the nation's ability to face challenges

Thu, 09 Jul 2020 - 08:57 GMT

Egypt’s Min. of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem followed up the gradual resumption plan for the return of activities and events at the various cultural sites and establishments.

Egypt’s El-Sakakini Palace, another cultural gem to be reopened in 2020

Thu, 09 Jul 2020 - 04:35 GMT

Recently, the Egyptian Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities began the restoration of El-Sakakini Pasha Palace, in preparation for its opening in 2020.

Fayoum’s Culture Palace to resume activities on July 15

Thu, 09 Jul 2020 - 03:24 GMT

Ahmed Awad, head of the General Authority for Culture Palaces, inspected the Fayoum Culture Palace prior to resuming activities on July 15.

What is the allowed number of visitors to Egypt’s museums and archaeological sites?

Thu, 09 Jul 2020 - 01:56 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities reopened a number of archaeological museums after they had been closed since March 2020 due to the COVID-19 epidemic.

Egypt’s Min. of Culture followed semi-final stages of the 5th “Golden Voice” Competition

Wed, 08 Jul 2020 - 01:28 GMT

Abdel Dayem: The “Golden Voice” Competition aims to create a new generation capable of restoring the glories of Arab music.

Egyptian plastic artist Sherine Badr wins Jury Award of Indian Royal Academy of Arts & Culture

Tue, 07 Jul 2020 - 03:46 GMT

Sherine Badr participated in a painting entitled "Al-Hudhud".

July 7 marks World Nubian Day

Tue, 07 Jul 2020 - 03:41 GMT

Nubians celebrate their day on July 7, not for a specific reason, except that the number 7 has an important connotation in their history, days, and different cultural rituals.

July 7 marks death anniversary of Egypt’s hero Ahmed el-Mansi

Tue, 07 Jul 2020 - 02:41 GMT

Yasser Othman stated that cultural entities in Egypt must celebrate the death anniversary of Egypt’s Thunder Bolt hero Ahmed el-Mansi.

Egyptian Min. of Culture releases documentary film about Abu Simbel Temples

Tue, 07 Jul 2020 - 01:32 GMT

The Abu Simbel Temples, located southwest of Aswan, come among the most beautiful archaeological temples in Egypt.

Egypt’s culture min. launches 'Memory of the City' initiative

Tue, 07 Jul 2020 - 01:23 GMT

Egypt’s Min. of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem launched the “Memory of the City” initiative aimed at documenting the architectural identity of ancient areas in Egypt and monitoring the social conditions of its past inhabitants.

Egypt’s Supreme Council of Culture’s activities to resume on July 9

Mon, 06 Jul 2020 - 01:48 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem will launch a program to resume the activities of the Supreme Council of Culture during the months of July, August and September, starting from July 9.

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities announces working hours for museums, archaeological sites in Upper Egypt

Mon, 06 Jul 2020 - 12:54 GMT

The Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities decided to reopen five museums and eight archaeological sites as of July 1.

Egypt’s Tourism & Antiquities Min. issues booklet for children about Baron Palace

Mon, 06 Jul 2020 - 12:24 GMT

The booklet acquaints the children with the great effort exerted by the Egyptian state to restore the historical palace, encouraging them to learn about their country’s history and heritage.

Egypt’s tourism & antiquities min. discusses cooperation in tourism, antiquities with Ukraine, Belarus ambassadors

Sun, 05 Jul 2020 - 10:52 GMT

During the convention, ways of enhancing bilateral cooperation between these two countries and Egypt were discussed, especially in the field of tourism and antiquities.