Upper Egypt

Egypt announces a discount of 50% on entry tickets for Egyptians, foreigners to archeological sites, museums in Upper Egypt

Sun, 19 Jun 2022 - 08:53 GMT

Egypt announces a discount of 50% on entry tickets for Egyptians, foreigners to archeological sites, museums in Upper Egypt

In pics: Charming View of Nile River from New Aswan Walkway

Mon, 30 May 2022 - 10:30 GMT

The New Aswan City is established on 22,000 feddans per a cabinet decree, to offer social housing for nearly 850,000 residents.

Wave of hot weather hits Egypt for 72 hours

Fri, 06 May 2022 - 10:46 GMT

Egypt expected to witness a wave of hot weather and gradual rise in temperatures throughout the country, will last for the next 72 hours according to the Meteorological Authority, Friday.

Egypt to witness rainfall, active wind

Wed, 04 May 2022 - 10:48 GMT

Egypt expected to witness, Thursday unstable weather, where light rain will fall in some areas, along with active winds in the north of the country, Greater Cairo and northern Upper Egypt.

President Sisi meets journalists, media figures, discuss several political and economic issues

Thu, 21 Apr 2022 - 10:58 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El Sisi held on Thursday an expanded meeting with a host of journalists and media figures after his tour of Toshka area in Upper Egypt.

Tens of schools built in Upper Egyptian governorates within Decent Life initiative

Thu, 21 Apr 2022 - 10:51 GMT

Those comprise a total of thousands of classrooms, and are worth hundreds of millions of pounds.

Local Development Ministry seeks to expand good development practices in all Upper Egyptian cities

Mon, 18 Apr 2022 - 11:57 GMT

Million of citizens in the cities of Sohag and Qena have benefited from new infrastructure services, Shaarawy added.

Memory of the day: General Kleber, Mamluk Emir Murad Bey conclude a reconciliation agreement in Upper Egypt in 1799

Tue, 05 Apr 2022 - 12:00 GMT

In the following lines, ET sheds light on the most important world events that took place on April 5.

10K feddans allocated to New Jerja, haven for Wahati crafts to be established

Wed, 30 Mar 2022 - 12:48 GMT

A plot of 10,296 feddans of state-owned land has been allocated to the New Urban Communities to establish New Jerja City on the outskirts of Sohag governorate, Upper Egypt, as well as 2.2 feddans for Giza governorate to establish a community for craft workshops.

Upper Egypt governorates account for 20% of transport sector projects

Thu, 17 Mar 2022 - 04:19 GMT

It also referred to the joint projects between more than one governorate and serving some governorates of Upper Egypt, which represent 14 percent of the total projects and 39 percent of the project cost.

Credit Guarantee Company launches program for SMEs financing in Upper Egypt

Thu, 17 Mar 2022 - 02:26 GMT

Named "Daman" (guarantee), the new financing program is planned to be launched first in Qena governorate to support the national economy, said CGC managing director Naglaa Bahr on the sidelines of SMEs conference... Egypt Vision 2030, organized by the Union of Arab Banks in Luxor.

Almost LE1T spent on Upper Egypt's development since 2014

Mon, 07 Feb 2022 - 01:20 GMT

That is within the Upper Egypt revamping plan, which consists of another phase.

Egypt to see unstable weather through the weekend

Mon, 31 Jan 2022 - 03:07 GMT

Egypt expected to face a state of unstable weather conditions, accompanied by rains of varying intensity in the north of the country, starting from Thursday, February 3 to Friday, February 4, according to The Egyptian Meteorological Authority (EMA).

Egypt to see extremely cold weather at night, rainfall in many areas over coming days: EMA

Thu, 20 Jan 2022 - 10:24 GMT

The EMA expects cold weather during daytime in Greater Cairo, Lower Egypt, the northern coasts, and northern Upper Egypt.

Beni Hassan Necropolis in El-Minya: A testimony to the architectural skills of the ancient Egyptians

Wed, 12 Jan 2022 - 11:58 GMT

The cemetery consists of upper and lower parts.

Official states Egypt's fish production size in 2021

Tue, 04 Jan 2022 - 11:19 GMT

The official clarified that 37 percent of that production took place in Upper Egypt.

Egypt spent LE12.4B on fourth-generation cities in Upper Egypt since 2014

Wed, 29 Dec 2021 - 04:58 GMT

These investments are distributed between LE 7.3 billion in the housing sector to implement 24,798 housing units, LE 1.2 billion in the services sector to implement 68 projects, LE 2.04 billion in the utilities sector, and LE 1.86 billion in the road sector.

Sisi orders allocating LE 200 million from ‘Tahya Misr’ fund for handicraft industries

Tue, 28 Dec 2021 - 07:57 GMT

Sisi made the diretives during a tour at the handicraft exhibition in Upper Egypt’s Aswan on Tuesday.

Pics: President Sisi visits Gharb Seheil village in Upper Egypt

Mon, 27 Dec 2021 - 08:14 GMT

The villagers warmly welcomed President Sisi, presenting Nubian shows. He had lunch with some villagers, eating the Nubian dishes of Feteer meshaltet (cushioned pies) and honey.

Upper Egypt gets a revamp with special care to human development

Sun, 26 Dec 2021 - 06:00 GMT

Upper Egyptian governorates, from the North to the South, are Fayoum, Beni Suef, Menya, Asyut, Sohag, Qena, Luxor, and Aswan.