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Egypt’s Grand Egyptian Museum receives three ISO certificates

Mon, 30 Nov 2020 - 08:11 GMT

Egypt’s Grand Egyptian Museum receives three ISO certificates.

Egypt’s Minister of Tourism&Antiquities visits NMEC,GEM,Muhammad Ali Palace

Fri, 27 Nov 2020 - 08:25 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Tourism&Antiquities visits NMEC,GEM,Muhammad Ali Palace.

Egypt’s Grand Egyptian Museum Operation Consortium to be Announced in December

Sun, 22 Nov 2020 - 08:00 GMT

Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Dr. Khaled el-Enany revealed that the winning consortium responsible for operational services at GEM will be announced during the month of December.

Egypt’s Minister of Tourism& Antiquities visits Grand Egyptian Museum to discuss latest developments

Sat, 21 Nov 2020 - 01:08 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Tourism& Antiquities visits Grand Egyptian Museum to discuss latest developments.

Were coffins transferred from the Saqqara cache to the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir?

Wed, 18 Nov 2020 - 02:02 GMT

On November 14, Egypt’s Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Khaled el-Enani, announced the discovery of 100 delicately colored coffins, and 40 dazzling statues, in the Saqqara antiquities area.

Egypt’s Grand Egyptian Museum to be inaugurated on June, 2021

Sat, 14 Nov 2020 - 09:57 GMT

Egypt’s Grand Egyptian Museum to be inaugurated on June, 2021.

Egypt's tourism & antiquities min. follows up on latest developments in Egypt's Grand Museum

Wed, 11 Nov 2020 - 01:15 GMT

The meeting discussed the latest updates in the museum and the first stage of the pre-set plan for transporting heavy artifacts which was completed.

The Grand Egyptian Museum records approximately 82,000 artifacts in its database

Sun, 08 Nov 2020 - 02:24 GMT

Assistant Minister for Archaeological Affairs at the Grand Egyptian Museum Al-Tayeb Abbas, said that the Grand Egyptian Museum's databases include nearly 82,000 artifacts, which are the pieces that have already arrived at the museum.

Antiquities Preservation & Restoration Project at GEM wins Yomiuri Award

Thu, 05 Nov 2020 - 01:50 GMT

It is a widely known award in Japan, and is awarded to Japanese people and groups who investigate notable achievements in international cooperation.

Egypt's tourism & antiquities min. holds 2 meetings to discuss latest developments of the Grand Egyptian Museum

Wed, 04 Nov 2020 - 01:35 GMT

During the first meeting, Enany discussed with the museum’s management the progress of work at the museum.

Egypt’s tourism & antiquities min. directs speedy completion of Communications, IT systems required to launch GEM’s website

Wed, 28 Oct 2020 - 01:56 GMT

The Minister of Tourism and Antiquities meets the assistants to the Minister and the company in charge of communications and IT systems at the Grand Egyptian Museum.

Egypt’s Grand Museum re-creates solar alignment phenomenon on Ramses II statue

Thu, 22 Oct 2020 - 01:22 GMT

The phenomenon has become a reality on October 21, 2020

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities attends opening of Nine Pyramids Lounge

Wed, 21 Oct 2020 - 12:26 GMT

Nine Pyramids Lounge and Restaurant provides its various services of unique meals and drinks, which possess the highest quality, in addition to the capacity of holding a number of special events, in the arms of the great Egyptian civilization.

Grand Egyptian Museum to be 1st of its kind in history of museums

Wed, 14 Oct 2020 - 03:10 GMT

The completed construction works at the Grand Egyptian Museum reached 97 percent.

Anani: Tutankhamun’s mask will be transferred to GEM in a way that befits the most famous artifact in the world

Tue, 13 Oct 2020 - 01:44 GMT

What will happen at the time of the transfer of King Tutankhamun’s mask? Will there be a procession to transport the mask like the royal mummies?

Egypt's Grand Egyptian Museum's general supervisor: '96.5% of work at the GEM has been completed'

Sun, 11 Oct 2020 - 12:45 GMT

The general supervisor of the Grand Egyptian Museum, Major-General Engineer Atef Moftah revealed that 96.5% of work at the GEM has been completed, amounting to the transferral of 55 thousand artefacts into the museum.

GEM conducts performance trial to transfer one of three parts of King Ramses II obelisk

Thu, 08 Oct 2020 - 03:18 GMT

This comes in preparation for installing the obelisk in the place of its permanent display in the outer yard of the Grand Egyptian Museum.

GEM official denies collapse of Ramses II obelisk

Thu, 08 Oct 2020 - 02:09 GMT

The obelisk was not even installed to fall down, Atef Moftaah said in press statements.

Grand Egyptian Museum's official website to provide virtual visits, online booking soon

Thu, 08 Oct 2020 - 01:44 GMT

The museum's official Facebook page said that the official website will also provide the programs and activities presented for children, adults, individuals with special needs, etc.

Saqqara Necropolis discovery wrap-up

Tue, 06 Oct 2020 - 04:03 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Tourism & Antiquities Khaled el-Anani announced that 59 coffins have been excavated by the Egyptian mission headed by Secretary General of the Supreme Council of Antiquities Mostafa Waziri.

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