Heliopolis

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism& Antiquities releases ‘Heliopolis Tale’ booklet narrating Baron Palace history

Sat, 04 Jul 2020 - 08:25 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities released cultural book entitled ‘’Heliopolis Tale’’ in both Arabic and English on the side-lines of the inauguration of ‘’ Heliopolis, sun city’’ exhibition in Baron Palace.

Know the ticket prices, time-frame of visits to Baron Empain Palace

Tue, 30 Jun 2020 - 03:05 GMT

The historical Baron Empain Palace in Heliopolis is now officially open for visits. The breath-taking palace witnessed a comprehensive restoration process to return to its original state when it was established in the 19th century.

Who is Baron Empain, founder of historic Baron Palace in Cairo?

Mon, 29 Jun 2020 - 03:48 GMT

Belgian millionaire Baron Édouard Louis Joseph Empain came to Egypt from India at the end of the 19th century, a few months after the opening of the Suez Canal.

VIDEO: Egypt’s Tourism & Antiquities Min. inspects Baron Empain Palace for grand opening

Wed, 17 Jun 2020 - 06:06 GMT

The inspection tour comes within the framework of the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities’ plan for the archeological openings during the upcoming period.

In Pics: Baron Empain Palace ready for visitors by end of March

Mon, 16 Mar 2020 - 04:10 GMT

Baron Empain Palace is a historical landmark that is located in one of the most prestigious districts in Cairo; Heliopolis.

For 1st time in Egypt: cultivating plants on Heliopolis' bridges

Mon, 20 Jan 2020 - 09:53 GMT

"Trees are also planted on the Family Court Square Bridge, which was established to ease traffic congestion," Mohamed Faisal, head of the company.

Anani: Baron Palace will be fully renovated in Dec.

Tue, 26 Nov 2019 - 03:24 GMT

Anani pointed out that the palace will contain an exhibition that depicts the history of Heliopolis since it was the Egyptian capital until today.

Pics: Sisi inspects road, bridge constructions in Heliopolis

Fri, 08 Nov 2019 - 02:30 GMT

President Sisi shed light on the necessity of completing these megaprojects on time to facilitate the living conditions for Heliopolis residents

Sewers 'functioning,' but rainwater surpasses capacity: Sanitation Co.

Wed, 23 Oct 2019 - 11:13 GMT

All storm sewers “work well,” but the traffic crisis that occurred Tuesday night in eastern Cairo resulted from the large amount of rain that fell in such a short period of time, said the Holding Company for Drinking Water and Sanitation.

Egypt to inaugurate largest metro station in Middle East Sunday

Sat, 19 Oct 2019 - 02:29 GMT

Heliopolis metro station, the largest in the Middle East, will be inaugurated Sunday in Cairo, after the completion of its construction works.

Egypt, Belgium sign LE16M agreement to renovate Baron Palace

Thu, 12 Sep 2019 - 02:16 GMT

Egypt and Belgium signed an agreement worth LE 16 million to restore and re-employ the Baron Empain Palace as part of the Belgian debt swap.

Implementation of Heliopolis metro station completed: NAT

Fri, 23 Aug 2019 - 11:52 GMT

The National Authority for Tunnels announced completing the implementation of Heliopolis metro station on the third line linking Heliopolis with Nozha and 10th of Ramadan station.

Min.: We refuse to exploit Baron Palace commercially

Sun, 18 Aug 2019 - 11:55 GMT

The minister of antiquities announced the completion of the renovation of the Baron Palace within 90 days from now.

1st metro train of 4th phase of 3rd line enters service

Sat, 15 Jun 2019 - 11:14 GMT

The first underground metro train within the fourth phase of the third metro line entered service on Saturday departing from Shams Club Station at 5:00 a.m. to Attaba Station.

Who is Nabil el-Wakkad?

Thu, 13 Jun 2019 - 11:16 GMT

Egypt Today sheds light on a street named Nabil el-Wakkad: a bustling street in the heart of the historical district of Heliopolis. But, who is Nabil el-Wakkad?

First Lady Intissar al-Sisi casts ballot in constitutional amendments

Sat, 20 Apr 2019 - 12:05 GMT

First Lady Intissar al-Sisi on Saturday cast her ballot in the new constitutional amendments in El-Shaheed Yousry Emara School in Heliopolis.

Water to be cut in 4 neighborhoods in Cairo, Saturday

Fri, 14 Dec 2018 - 10:56 GMT

These areas are: Triumph square, Heliopolis square and the surrounding streets, Hegaz street, and the Al-Nasr Sporting club area.

France's Vinci officially offers to construct metro tunnel

Mon, 19 Nov 2018 - 10:26 GMT

A group of French companies officially has presented a technical and financial offer to the National Authority of Tunnels (NAT) to build the underground part of metro project leading to Cairo Airport, according to a Sunday statement.

Heliopolis Towers Hotel Brings Freshness of Alexandrian Seafood to Heart of Cairo

Tue, 16 Oct 2018 - 02:51 GMT

Heliopolis Towers Hotel recently hosted a mouthwatering event bringing Alexandria to the heart of the Cairene capital.

'Sekketak Khadra' launched to spread cycling culture in Egypt

Tue, 31 Jul 2018 - 01:24 GMT

“SekketakKhadra” (Your Path is Green) has been launched to transform Egypt into a greener and more bike friendly city.

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