Upper Egypt

Three officials detained for dumping large number of COVID-19 Sinopharm doses on wastewater canal in Upper Egypt

Sun, 10 Oct 2021 - 08:20 GMT

The number of dumped packages reached 13,412, at a cost of LE 5,023,200.

Haya Karima spends LE 419M on Upper Egypt's Minya

Tue, 31 Aug 2021 - 03:37 GMT

A total of L.E.419 million have been spent by Haya Karima initiative on Upper Egypt’s Minya governorate, head of Water and Sanitation department in Minya has said.

Two criminals killed in fire exchange with Police in Asyut

Mon, 16 Aug 2021 - 03:42 GMT

Two dangerous criminal elements have been killed in an exchange of fire in the Upper Egyptian governorate of Asyut.

Egypt to launch campaign for screening citizens for nutritional deficiency in October

Tue, 03 Aug 2021 - 11:51 GMT

Minister of Health and Population stated Tuesday that a campaign for screening citizens for nutritional deficiency will be launched in October.

‘Al-Serah Al-Helaleyah’ celebration to be held in Al-Sennari House on July 22

Thu, 22 Jul 2021 - 02:34 GMT

The concert comes, according to the organizers, in light of the interest in reviving folklore to strengthen ties between the past, present and future.

LE6B spent on introducing utilities in industrial zones at Qena, Sohag

Thu, 22 Jul 2021 - 10:58 GMT

Minister of Local Development, Mahmoud Shaarawy, announced the allocation of about LE19.8 billion to implement the governorates' investment plan during fiscal year 2022-2021.

Security source denies reports about attacking monastery in Minya

Sat, 19 Jun 2021 - 01:29 GMT

A security source denied, Friday reports circulated on social media platforms about attacking a monastery in Minya Governorate, Upper Egypt.

Egypt’s Prosecution jails the man who harassed boy on Giza-Aswan train for 15 days pending investigations

Thu, 17 Jun 2021 - 01:52 GMT

Egypt’s Public Prosecution decided, Wednesday to re-new jailing the man who harassed a boy on Giza-Aswan train for 15 days pending investigations.

Police arrest the man who harassed boy on Giza-Aswan train

Mon, 14 Jun 2021 - 09:36 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of interior affairs arrested, Monday the man who appeared in a circulated video on social media harassing a boy on a train.

4k projects in Upper Egypt at LE296B in 7 years after decades of marginalization

Tue, 08 Jun 2021 - 11:04 GMT

A total of 4,446 projects began in Upper Egypt in seven years at L.E.296 billion, of which 2,343 projects have already been accomplished at L.E.51 billion.

Third of public investments in FY2021/2022 directed to Upper Egypt, border governorates

Mon, 31 May 2021 - 11:26 GMT

Public investments in FY2021/2022 are estimated to hit LE1.2 trillion.

Temperature rise in Egypt Thursday; Cairo records 36°C

Wed, 26 May 2021 - 02:28 GMT

Egypt is expected to witness a slight rise in temperature on Thursday as hot weather prevails over Greater Cairo, Lower Egypt, South Sinai and northern Upper Egypt.

Austrian Archaeological Institute in Cairo to organize ‘Austrian Archaeology in Egypt’ lecture on May 19

Mon, 17 May 2021 - 09:32 GMT

The Cairo branch of the Austrian Archaeological Institute/Austrian Academy of Sciences is the only permanent scientific research center in the field of archaeological research outside Europe.

89% of budget spent on Decent Life initiative's 1 phase goes to Upper Egypt

Sun, 02 May 2021 - 04:45 GMT

The official elaborated that 94 percent of beneficiaries live in Upper Egypt.

ITIDA Launches German Language Training Program in Upper Egypt to Lure BPO Investments

Mon, 26 Apr 2021 - 10:35 GMT

The program targets creating a qualified talent pool in German to lure global outsourcing companies to invest in the south region of Egypt

Cairo misdemeanor court acquits T.V. anchor Tamer Amin from “insulting Upper Egyptians”

Mon, 26 Apr 2021 - 11:52 GMT

Cairo misdemeanor court acquitted, Monday T.V. anchor Tamer Amin from “insulting Upper Egyptians”.

Health Ministry warns against abandoning COVID-19 precautionary measures

Mon, 26 Apr 2021 - 10:29 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Health warned against negligence in following the precautionary measures of coronavirus especially during the current period.

20 killed, 3 wounded as bus in truck-bus collision in Upper Egypt

Wed, 14 Apr 2021 - 09:04 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Health early on Wednesday said 20 people were killed and 3 others were injured in a bus collision with a truck in Upper Egypt’s Assiut.

Haya Karima updates: Railway expansions, infrastructure development in Egypt’s governorates

Wed, 07 Apr 2021 - 11:03 GMT

Haya Karima [Decent life] Presidential initiative continues to develop, ease and change people’s life in Egypt’s countryside and villages with offering services, food and even implementing and developing infrastructures projects.

‘Upper Egypt Is Changing’ conference to be held in Bibliotheca Alexandrina on April 5

Wed, 31 Mar 2021 - 12:02 GMT

"Upper Egypt Is Changing" conference will be opened by Minister of Local Development Mahmoud Shaarawi and Minister of Social Solidarity Nevin Kabbaj.