Cabinet's information center has denied a number of rumors on Thursday including selling Egyptian archaeological pieces to UK, and upping price of Remdesivir drug used in treating COVID-19 patients.
“Sunken Cities: The Enchanting World of Egypt” exhibition was inaugurated on July 3. The exhibition is now seeing a fourth touring round in the United States.
President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi inaugurated on June 29, 2020 Sphinx Airport on Cairo-Alex Road and the New Administrative Capital airport via video-conference.
After the resumption of domestic tourism late in May, Egyptian hotels and resorts are getting ready to receive foreign tourists in July.
Business tycoon Samih Sawiris has praised the draft law on merging the funds for the sectors of tourism and antiquities, saying it would support the financial resources of the merged fund.
The seized items included necklaces, statues, scarabs, copper coins, as well as amulets of ancient Egyptian deities and sacred animals dating back to numerous eras.
The Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities announced a number of measures concerning foreign tourist groups who wish to remain in Egypt.
Facing the accused, he confessed that he possessed the seized items for the purpose of trafficking and that they are the result of excavations carried out in his residence.
Anani said he agreed with Mendoni on exchanging expertise in the field of museum work in light of the forthcoming inauguration of the Graeco-Roman Museum.
In statements on Thursday, Kamal said that these tours are organized on the occasion of selecting Cairo as the capital of Islamic culture.
The Ministry of Antiquities currently focuses on restoring and documenting monuments.
Antiquities Minister Khaled al Enani on Friday held separate meetings with the Greek and Chinese ministers of culture on means of boosting cooperation to counter illegal trade and trafficking in antiquities.
Citizens who inform about any looting, stealing, smuggling or damaging of antiquities will be rewarded according to the Antiquities Protection Law in Egypt.
Eliyahu Hanavi is one of the oldest Egyptian synagogues.It was established in 1354, but was desecrated when Napoleon Bonaparte's campaign shelled it to create a French military base in the Ottoman territories.
The Ministry of Antiquities started Thursday working at restoration project of the large wall of Magra El-Eyoon and its surrounding area.
Madbouli directed creating an urgent plan to improve the historical Al-Moez street in Cairo.
Only 22 mummies (18 for royal kings and 4 for royal queens) and 17 sarcophagi - dating back to dynasties 17, 18,19, and 20 - will be transported to the NMEC
Head of the Central Department of Restoration and Conservation of Antiquities Gharib Sonbol has stated that Egypt’s antiquities and monuments are in safe hands.
The Egyptian Archaeological Mission working in Abqa'in, Al-Beheira was able to trace the remains of two architectural units attached to a military fortress
Egyptian security authorities in the Cairo International Airport foiled an attempt to smuggle into Egyptsome historic objects.