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.
The area contains many temples, tombs, quarries, churches, monasteries, and industrial workshops. This is in addition to being a residential city.
The achievement was made by an Egyptian mission affiliated to the Supreme Council of Antiquities.
The discoveries were achieved by the Egyptian archaeological mission working in the Gabal el-Haridi area in Sohag.
The national project for lining the canals in Sohag Governorate, is one of the most important national projects implemented by the political leadership in the governorate in order to conserve irrigation water and ensure that water reaches the ends of the canals on a regular basis throughout the year.
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.
The Abydos Music and Song Festival is organized by the Egyptian Opera House and will run until March 12.
Ostraca are potsherds.
Sohag University ranked the 400th in the International Classification of the most sustainable universities, among 956 universities worldwide.
A protocol was signed in Upper Egypt’s governorate of Sohag aiming to eliminate illiteracy among citizens in the city.
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.
The total number might soon exceed 300 graves in the area located in the city center near the old cities of Aswan and Abidos.
Secretary-General of the Supreme Council of Antiquities Mustafa Waziri said that these tombs have multiple models of about 250 tombs etched at several levels in the mountain.
The investigations showed that the two trains’ drivers, assistants, and signaling tower employees are involved in the accident.
Public Prosecutor Hamada al-Sawy ordered Monday the apprehension of the drivers of both Sohag trains and six others pending investigation.
Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly has said measures have been taken to compensate the victims of the Sohag train collision and their families, as well as precautions to avoid such accidents.
Minister of Transport Kamel al-Wazir apologized on Saturday for the Sohag train collision, promising to upgrade the railways in a high-tech system so human error may be avoided.
World leaders expressed their sincere condolences to Egypt after a collision of two trains in Upper Egypt’s governorate of Sohag that left 32 dead and 108 injured on Friday.
Egypt's attorney General Hamada el Sawy has ordered a set of measures in investigations into a deadly collision of two trains in Sohag Friday.
The archeological discoveries in Egypt continue. The joint Egyptian-American archaeological mission, headed by Matthew Adams, has recently unveiled what is believed to be the oldest brewery factory in the world.