Upper Egypt

7 killed, 8 injured as bus overturns in Upper Egypt’s Aswan

Fri, 14 Oct 2022 - 02:49 GMT

The injured were moved to Kom Ombo Central Hospital in Aswan and a hospital in Aswan’s Al-Sadaqa area.

Northern Egypt to see possible rain Saturday; temperatures to decline nationwide: EMA

Fri, 07 Oct 2022 - 02:08 GMT

Warm weather will be seen in Greater Cairo, Lower Egypt, and northern coasts, while South Sinai will see hot weather and southern Upper Egypt will experience a very hot weather on Saturday.

6 killed, 22 injured in bus-truck collision in Upper Egypt’s Minya

Fri, 19 Aug 2022 - 12:07 GMT

A bus crashed into a truck in Upper Egypt’s Minya during the past hours, killing six people and injuring 22 others, according to local reports on Friday morning.

In 48 hours, fire breaks out in another church in Egypt but without injuries

Tue, 16 Aug 2022 - 02:55 GMT

Firefighting forces extinguished Tuesday a fire that broke out in the ground floor of Bishop Beshoy Church in Menya governorate situated in Upper Egypt.

Egypt's environment minister explains measures taken to rehabilitate Fayoum's Lake Qarun

Mon, 15 Aug 2022 - 01:01 GMT

The lake had been subject to tremendous pollution for years.

In pics: 23 killed, 30 wounded in bus-truck collision in Upper Egypt

Tue, 19 Jul 2022 - 09:01 GMT

Ambulances moved to the scene and the deaths and injured people were transferred to Mallawi General Hospital in Upper Egypt’s Minya governorate.

1st factory to manufacture household appliances launches in Sohag under ‘Made in Egypt’ title

Mon, 11 Jul 2022 - 12:49 GMT

The first factor to manufacture household appliances in Upper Egypt was launched under the name “Made in Egypt,” within the industrial zone in the new city of Sohag.

Egypt’s Foreign Ministry offers condolences over Aswan-Abu Simbel Road accident victims

Fri, 08 Jul 2022 - 01:18 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Ministry expressed grief over the victims of Thursday deadly crash between a bus and a truck on the Aswan-Abu Simbel road, 100 kilometers south of the Upper Egypt governorate of Aswan.

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.