Ministry of Culture

9th Faisal Book Fair witnesses high turnout from visitors

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 - 02:54 GMT

Abdel Dayem stressed that the ministry is keen to hold the Faisal Book Fair every year and to establish various cultural activities.

Egypt’s Cultural Production Affairs Sectors celebrates 10th of Ramadan Victory on April 22

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 - 01:24 GMT

During the celebration, the sector will honor a group of Egypt’s Armed Forces heroes, and a number of artists who have presented patriotic artworks.

Pakistan's ambassador to Cairo wishes Egyptians a blessed Ramadan

Mon, 19 Apr 2021 - 02:16 GMT

The fourth Ramadan message was sent today by Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan Sajid Bilal, who wished for peace and love to prevail among the people of Egypt.

Egypt’s Minister of Culture: Artistic, cultural and knowledge projects in the ‘Hayat Karima’ [Decent Life] Initiative

Mon, 19 Apr 2021 - 01:01 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem convened with Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Hayat Karima Foundation Aya Omar Mohammed, to discuss the joint action plan in the 1500- village project, held under the auspices of President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi.

9th Edition of Faisal Ramadan Book Fair to kick off on April 20

Sun, 18 Apr 2021 - 01:47 GMT

The 9th Faisal Ramadan Book Fair is scheduled to kick off on April 20. The book fair was cancelled in 2020 due to the global pandemic.

Egypt’s Culture Development Fund Sector launches Ramadan activities on April 18

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 - 02:07 GMT

The Cultural Development Fund sector begins the activities of the cultural and artistic program that it organizes during the holy month of Ramadan with many distinguished activities on April 18.

Cultural, artistic Ramadan Nights Festival to kick off on Ramadan 13th

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 - 01:29 GMT

The cultural and artistic Ramadan Nights Festival, organized by the General Authority for Cultural Palaces, will kick off at the North Cairo Wall Theater on Al-Muizz Street, and a number of cultural sites in Cairo on Ramadan 13.

For the love of Egypt: Foreign ambassadors in Egypt wish Egyptians happy Ramadan

Wed, 14 Apr 2021 - 02:49 GMT

In the love of Egypt, a large number of ambassadors from Western and Arab countries sent congratulatory messages to the Egyptians on the occasion of the holy month of Ramadan.

Tunisian President Kais Saied visits Cairo Opera House on April 11

Mon, 12 Apr 2021 - 02:53 GMT

Saied affirmed the depth of cultural relations between Egypt and Tunisia, being a vital and effective bridge to achieve constructive communication between the people of both countries.

Egypt’s ministers of culture, tourism & antiquities honor participating artists in Pharaohs’ Golden Parade

Mon, 12 Apr 2021 - 02:48 GMT

The honoring took place in Cairo Opera’s Grand Theater in the presence of Magdy Saber, president of the Egyptian Opera House.

El-Arish Culture Palace to be officially inaugurated by Egypt’s culture min. after completing its renovation

Wed, 07 Apr 2021 - 02:01 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem, Governor of North Sinai Mohamed Abdel-Fadil Shousha and Ahmed Awad will officially inaugurate El-Arish Culture Palace on April 7 after carrying out the development and renovation of the palace.

Egypt’s SCC receives works for ‘Caricature Art’ competition 2021 until April 30

Mon, 05 Apr 2021 - 01:43 GMT

The first place will be awarded LE 25,000, the second place will be awarded LE 15,000 and the third place will be awarded LE 10,000.

ET reviews cultural, artistic events of the day

Sun, 04 Apr 2021 - 04:03 GMT

On April 4, numerous cultural and artistic events will be held in various cultural centers.

Egypt’s SCC launches ‘Their Creativity for Female Plastic Artists’ competition

Thu, 01 Apr 2021 - 02:20 GMT

The Supreme Council for Culture announced the launch of the 2021 competition entitled "Their Creativity for Female Plastic Artists" for those younger than 35 years old.

Bibliotheca Alexandrina celebrates Tharwat Okasha’s centennial on April 1

Wed, 31 Mar 2021 - 10:36 GMT

On April 1, Bibliotheca Alexandrina is organizing an intellectual meeting entitled "Tharwat Okasha - Between Politics & Culture".

Egyptian-Filipino culture relations to be celebrated on March 31

Tue, 30 Mar 2021 - 02:32 GMT

Under the patronage of Egypt’s Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem, the Sector of External Cultural Relations holds the 12th evening of the "Cultural Relations" series, during which the Egyptian-Filipino relations are celebrated.

Mohammed Mahmoud Khalil Museum to reopen on April 4

Tue, 30 Mar 2021 - 01:46 GMT

The inaugural ceremony will be held in the presence of an elite group of artists, the ministry's leaders and the media, after a closure that lasted more than 10 years.

52nd Cairo International Book Fair: Exceptional edition for exceptional circumstances

Sun, 28 Mar 2021 - 03:52 GMT

The Supreme Committee has previously announced that the 52nd edition of the book fair is one of the most exceptional editions to ever be held.

Talaat Harb Cultural Center to hold colloquial poetry evening on March 25

Thu, 25 Mar 2021 - 02:36 GMT

The evening will be moderated by writer Sawsan Radwan and a number of young poets and individuals with special needs will participate.

'El-Motafael' [The Optimist] to be staged in Fayoum Culture Palace until March 26

Tue, 23 Mar 2021 - 04:00 GMT

The theatrical show “El-Motafael” [The Optimist] is starring Sameh Hussein, Hanan Adel, Youssef Ismail, and Ezzat Zain. It is prepared and directed by Islam Imam, and will run for five days until March 26.