Marsa Matrouh

Egypt celebrates Port Said as its ‘Capital of Culture’ for 2021 on March 4

Tue, 02 Mar 2021 - 03:40 GMT

Under the auspices of Egypt’ President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi, Egypt’s Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem and Governor of Port Said Adel El-Ghadhban will launch the celebration held for choosing Port Said Governorate as the Egyptian Capital of Culture.

How many artifacts are housed in Matrouh Archeology Museum?

Wed, 02 Dec 2020 - 02:12 GMT

Matrouh Museum is the first comprehensive archaeological museum in Matrouh Governorate that includes a large collection of antiquities from different eras.

LE 86.2 million investment in Marsa Matrouh as part of Sisi’s ‘Decent Life’ initiative

Mon, 10 Aug 2020 - 03:56 GMT

About five villages are included in the first stage of the President Abdel Fatah El Sisi 's "Decent Life" initiative in Marsa Matrouh with investments up to LE 86.2million that expected to benefit 7,000 citizens.

605 hotels, resorts able to receive tourists in 21 Egyptian cities

Sat, 25 Jul 2020 - 05:02 GMT

The hotels and resorts are located in 21 Governorates all over Egypt: South Sinai, North Sinai, Red Sea, Matrouh, Alexandria, Suez, Greater Cairo, Qena ,Luxor , Aswan, Damietta, Fayoum, Beheira, Port Said, Dakahlia, Ismailia, Minya, Assuit, Sohag, Beni Suef and El Wadi El Gedid.

48 flights including hundreds of tourists landed in Egypt since resuming int’l aviation

Mon, 13 Jul 2020 - 08:43 GMT

Egypt has received 48 flights from different countries with hundred of tourists on board, since resuming the aviation movement at the beginning of July.

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities announces working hours for museums, archaeological sites in Upper Egypt

Mon, 06 Jul 2020 - 12:54 GMT

The Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities decided to reopen five museums and eight archaeological sites as of July 1.

Attorney General orders imprisonment of 20 suspects in money laundering case

Sun, 16 Feb 2020 - 02:14 GMT

The prosecutor ordered the seizure of all the properties of the defendants.

First case of coronavirus quarantined in Marsa Matrouh

Sat, 15 Feb 2020 - 10:39 GMT

Egyptian Minister of Health Hala Zayed said that the infected person could be cured from the disease, noting that his current condition is not contagious as the disease symptoms did not appear yet.

Study suspended due to bad weather impacts in Matrouh

Thu, 26 Dec 2019 - 09:33 GMT

Pictures of smashed new glass walkway leading to Cleopatra Rock largely shared on social media.

283 Egyptians return from Libya via Salloum crossing

Wed, 28 Aug 2019 - 01:36 GMT

As many as 283 Egyptians returned home from Libya via Salloum Crossing over the past 24 hours, Marsa Matrouh security chief Reda al Omda said in a statement on Wednesday

Bin Zayed: Egypt is a gateway to peace, stability

Thu, 28 Mar 2019 - 05:32 GMT

Sheikh Bin Zayed made a tour of the new city and the Al Alamein Military Museum.

In Pics: Sisi, Bin Zayed tour New El Alamein city

Thu, 28 Mar 2019 - 12:52 GMT

The New Alamein City has caught the eyes of the world, with many calling it the “New Riviera”, and others citing it as a must go location.

In Pics: Several marine discoveries made in Marsa Matrouh

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 - 02:03 GMT

The anchors discovered were made of stone, iron and lead and dated back to the Hellenistic era up until the 20th century.

3 Matrouh ex-officials arrested in LE 500M corruption probe

Thu, 31 Jan 2019 - 11:48 GMT

The three former officials face charges related to facilitating the theft of public funds, forging, generating illicit profits for others, and misusing powers.

4 people die, 19 injured in bus-truck collision on Matrouh-Siwa Rd.

Mon, 12 Nov 2018 - 11:15 GMT

A bus collided with a truck loaded with salt on Marsa Matrouh-Siwa desert road, leaving four people dead and 19 others injured.

Pics: 10 people killed in horrible bus crash on Alex-Matrouh highway

Thu, 12 Jul 2018 - 10:19 GMT

The number of deaths of the bus accident that took place on Alexandria-Marsa Matrouh road has climbed to 10.

Defense min. approves forming committee on military service for Matrouh residents

Thu, 21 Jun 2018 - 01:20 GMT

Defense Minister Mohamed Zaki on Thursday approved the formation of a committee to settle the military service status of Marsa Matrouh residents, whose age surpassed 30.

NAT to expand 3rd metro line after fare rise

Tue, 22 May 2018 - 12:17 GMT

The third phase of line 3 of the Cairo metro will be connected to the Rod Al-Farag axis, which links the Greater Cairo with El Dabaa and Marsa Matrouh.

Sisi inaugurates 1st stage of New El Alamein City

Thu, 01 Mar 2018 - 09:10 GMT

The first phase will include the inauguration of an Eco-city.

Korean industrial zone to be established in Marsa Matrouh: Source

Sat, 13 Jan 2018 - 12:12 GMT

The zone will include 90-100 factories of different industries, the output of which will be exported.