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2nd batch of Russian train vehicles to dock at Alexandria port in days

Wed, 01 Jul 2020 - 01:56 GMT

Egypt received the first batch that included 22 ordinary vehicles with dynamic ventilation.

7 COVID-19 patients killed in fire at isolation hospital in Alexandria

Mon, 29 Jun 2020 - 12:44 GMT

A massive fire broke out at an isolation hospital in the Mediterranean city of Alexandria, causing the death of seven patients infected with coronavirus after they suffocated.

Alexandria to receive 22 new Russian train vehicles Tuesday

Tue, 23 Jun 2020 - 03:04 GMT

The batch includes 22 ordinary vehicles with dynamic ventilation, and another eight vehicles to arrive within days.

Cleopatra Cemetery in Egypt: New documentary to present evidence

Thu, 11 Jun 2020 - 02:47 GMT

Scientists will present evidence that the cemetery of Cleopatra is located in Egypt's Nile Delta in a documentary set to be released soon.

6 hotels checked in Egypt’s Marsa Alam to receive local guests: official

Mon, 08 Jun 2020 - 04:04 GMT

These six are the first batch of hotels in Marsa Alam, one of the popular tourist attractions in the country, to be inspected, as part of Egypt’s strategy to restore domestic tourism amid the coronavirus crisis, while making sure the hotels apply the requ

12 more hotels in Alexandria open for domestic tourism: official

Fri, 05 Jun 2020 - 02:30 GMT

12 five-star hotels in Egypt’s northern governorate of Alexandria managed to obtain the health safety certificate required to host Egyptian guests amid the coronavirus crisis, a tourism official in Alexandria said.

3rd batch of US locomotive to arrive Alexandria in June

Mon, 25 May 2020 - 03:37 GMT

The third batch of 20 U.S. locomotive will arrive at Alexandria Port after Eid al-Fitr vacation, at the beginning of June.

Sisi inaugurates 3rd stage of 'Bashayer El Khair' housing project in Alexandria

Thu, 21 May 2020 - 08:20 GMT

More than 50,000 citizens will benefit from this project which was accomplished in two years and half.

Pics: Egypt’s defense minister inaugurates new frigate in Alexandria

Thu, 14 May 2020 - 04:26 GMT

Defense Minister Mohamed Zaki checked up on the new frigate, in preparation for putting it into service at the Egyptian Navy.

To avoid $2 million worth of fines daily, Alexandria Port enlarged

Mon, 27 Apr 2020 - 02:18 GMT

Out of 15 seaports across the country, Alexandria Port is the gate of 40 percent of imports and exports and handles 157 million tons per annum.

20 organizers of Egypt’s Alexandria march released on bail

Sun, 26 Apr 2020 - 03:39 GMT

Four days ago, the Interior Ministry arrested the organizers of the march that started before the night-time curfew hours and toured the streets of Alexandria with a large number of participants.

Celebrating holy month of Ramdan: Egyptians organize march in Alexandria

Fri, 24 Apr 2020 - 01:45 GMT

The Interior Ministry arrested on Friday the organizers of the march that started before the night-time curfew hours.

Enjoy the virtual tour for Kom al-Shuqafa catacombs in Alexandria in 3D

Sun, 12 Apr 2020 - 07:38 GMT

The Kom al-Shuqafa catacombs in Alexandria are among the most striking, beautiful, and best-preserved monuments from Egypt’s Roman Period (30 BC–AD 395).

Alexandria Port receives new Russian vehicle for trial operation

Thu, 26 Mar 2020 - 11:37 GMT

The vehicles are coming from Russia after Egypt’s Railway Authority met all the conditions and demands set by Akzim Bank, the financer of this deal.

Ministry of Tourism starts sterilizing archaeological sites, museums nationwide

Mon, 23 Mar 2020 - 01:25 GMT

The ministry launched a campaign to sterilize museums and archaeological sites in Alexandria and Rashid.

Tourist infected with coronavirus documents journey to quarantine

Sun, 08 Mar 2020 - 12:46 GMT

Swider reported that he and 32 other infected persons were taken by the military plane from Luxor to a place outside Alexandria to receive treatment.

Egypt applies for 8th world heritage site with Natrun Valley

Mon, 24 Feb 2020 - 08:00 GMT

For the first time in 17 years, Egypt has applied the Natrun Valley monastery complex to the UNESCO World Heritage List in hopes it becomes the eighth site of the country's.

Transport min. follows up progress in multi-purpose station at Alexandria port

Sun, 23 Feb 2020 - 09:58 GMT

Transport Minister Kamel el Wazir held an extended meeting with the heads of companies implementing a multi-purpose station at Alexandria port.

Alexandria to see slums off by 2030: Governor

Sun, 16 Feb 2020 - 08:55 GMT

Alexandria is seeking to say goodbye to slums by the year 2030, with a total budget of LE811 million.

Six rare golden cups to be displayed in Royal Jewelry Museum

Mon, 03 Feb 2020 - 01:16 GMT

The six golden cups were owned by the Prince Mohammed Ali Tawfik.

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