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.

EGP 53.6 bln worth of investments pumped into Upper Egypt governorates- minister

Sat, 25 Dec 2021 - 01:16 GMT

Local Development Minister Mahmoud Shaarawi said Saturday that the government has pumped investments worth 53.6 billion Pounds to implement development projects in the Upper Egypt governorates.

President Sisi arrives in Qena to open new developmental projects in Upper Egypt

Sat, 25 Dec 2021 - 09:47 GMT

President Sisi will open industrial complexes in Luxor’s Baghdadi, Beni Suef’s Bayad Al-Arab, Minya’s Al-Matahra, in Qena governorate, and Hurghada of the Red Sea.

Cabinet releases report on Upper Egypt's comprehensive development plan, projects over 7 years

Thu, 23 Dec 2021 - 09:20 GMT

The projects, which are due to be documented in a book upon the directives of President Abdel Fattah El Sisi, target all vital sectors which aim to improve the living conditions of Egyptians especially those living in Upper Egypt and the Red Sea governorate.

Egypt's president urges private sector to participate in state’s development projects

Wed, 22 Dec 2021 - 01:18 GMT

He made the remarks during the inauguration of a number of developmental projects as well as a gasoline production complex in Upper Egypt’s Assiut with the attendance of Sisi.

Photos: National ‘Tahya Misr’ fund delivers aid to those afflicted by floods in Upper Egypt’s Aswan

Wed, 17 Nov 2021 - 05:00 GMT

Convoys of the national Tahya Misr Fund have completed for the second day to deliver food, blankets and luggage to those afflicted by recent floods in Upper Egypt’s Aswan.

Protocol signed to declare Egypt's Sohag as illiteracy-free

Wed, 17 Nov 2021 - 04:13 GMT

A protocol was signed in Upper Egypt’s governorate of Sohag aiming to eliminate illiteracy among citizens in the city.

Janobian Band to perform free concert in Al-Sinnari Archaeological House on October 20

Tue, 19 Oct 2021 - 01:19 GMT

The concert’s program includes a variety of songs and melodies stemming from the Egyptian heritage.

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.