archeology

Egypt partakes in World Travel Market in London

Fri, 13 Nov 2020 - 10:46 GMT

The event was held online with the participation of 150 countries, 1,290 exhibitors, 1,355 representatives of tour operators, airlines, tourism unions and the World Tourism Organization.

EgyptAir operates 27 international flights to 24 destinations

Fri, 17 Jul 2020 - 09:46 GMT

The national carrier operates two flights to Abu Dhabi, Kuwait and Muscat.

Egypt in talks with Albania over tourism traffic resumption

Sun, 12 Jul 2020 - 09:28 GMT

This came in a phone contact between the two ministers, the Tourism and Antiquities Ministry said in a statement on Sunday.

Belarus ambassador: Resuming charter flights to Egypt starting from July

Fri, 19 Jun 2020 - 04:09 GMT

About 258,000 Belarusian tourists visited Egypt in 2019.

Egypt, Peru probe bolstering archaeological cooperation

Fri, 22 Nov 2019 - 02:43 GMT

The Egyptian minister voiced his solidarity with the Peruvian government and people in their war against trafficking in the country’s cultural heritage.

3 persons arrested for trading in archeological artifacts in Assuit

Mon, 28 Oct 2019 - 10:27 GMT

The confiscated artifacts date back to various eras and the arrested people confessed their crimes.

Iconic Tahrir Square to be turned into ‘tourist destination’

Fri, 18 Oct 2019 - 01:07 GMT

A pharaonic obelisk will be transferred to the square.

German, Brazilian tourists visit Minya's archaeological sites

Thu, 08 Aug 2019 - 12:36 GMT

The itinerary of the two-day trip to the upper Egypt city includes tours of Amarna area, Beni Hasan and Tunah Al Jabal archaeological sites.

Tourism Ministry mulls boosting cooperation with China's Sichuan

Fri, 15 Feb 2019 - 02:27 GMT

Rania Al Mashat noted that promoting for opening the Grand Egyptian Museum under the rubric "GEM2020" is a major axis of the Egyptian tourism promotion campaign.

Ancient tomb unearthed near Pyramids of Giza

Mon, 04 Feb 2019 - 08:34 GMT

Several illegal excavations have been reported recently because the owners of the archeological sites are not compensated appropriately by the government.

Egypt ranks second as cruise destination in 2019

Mon, 07 Jan 2019 - 10:26 GMT

Bloomberg has published a list of top cruise destinations recommended for tourists in 2019 where Egypt ranked second.

A tour in Bonn's Egyptian Museum

Mon, 17 Dec 2018 - 02:13 GMT

The museum showcases Qubbet el-Hawa artifacts and a papyrus dedicated from former Defense Minister Tantawi to German counterpart Stoltenberg

Details of Egyptian-Chinese agreements, prospective partnerships

Sat, 27 Oct 2018 - 08:48 GMT

A number of agreements were signed.

In pics: Abusir 'Taposiris Magna', one of the most dazzling archeological cities

Sat, 30 Jun 2018 - 02:24 GMT

The city of Abusir dates back to the Ptolemaic era and includes several Ancient Egyptian monuments.

Remains of Roman-era temple unearthed in Siwa

Fri, 11 May 2018 - 01:54 GMT

The recent discovery is archeological evidence of the history of Siwa Oasis during the Greco-Roman era in Egypt.

Discovery of new parts of Ramses II statue

Wed, 28 Feb 2018 - 04:28 GMT

New parts of the statue of Ramses II were discovered in the Temple of Kom Ombo in Aswan on Tuesday, according to the ministry of antiquities.

In Photos: Solar alignment illuminates ancient temples

Thu, 21 Dec 2017 - 05:55 GMT

The progressive knowledge of ancient Egyptians is celebrated once again, marking the beginning of winter.

A Small Pyramidion uncovered around Saqqara

Sat, 14 Oct 2017 - 10:17 GMT

A Swiss-French Archaeological Mission from Geneva University managed to unearth a Pyramidion (small Pyramid) of granite in the Saqqara area.

Austrian Academy launches antiquities project

Wed, 27 Sep 2017 - 12:59 GMT

The archaeological mission supervised by the Austrian Academy for Sciences started a project for moving and studying antiquities from El Shalal archeological .

Around 2,000 artifacts seized by police in Upper Egypt

Wed, 27 Sep 2017 - 10:52 GMT

Egyptian Police managed to seize more than 2,000 historical artifacts on Wednesday.

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