Egypt Today

Renovation of Egypt’s Gamal Abdel Nasser Culture Palace, Library costs L.E. 1.1 M

Mon, 14 Jun 2021 - 12:48 GMT

The project was launched on 1/3/2015, and was completed on 1/11/2015 at a total cost of L.E. 1.1 million.

Memory of the day: French military commander Kléber assassinated in Cairo in 1800

Mon, 14 Jun 2021 - 12:29 GMT

On June 14, many important events took place.

Winners of ‘Creative Industries & Cultural Development’ competition to be announced on June 13

Sun, 13 Jun 2021 - 01:53 GMT

On June 13, the exhibition that features the works of the Creative Industries and Cultural Development competition’s applicants will be inaugurated under the patronage of Egypt’s Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem.

Spirit of Art Foundation for Culture & Arts’ exhibition to kick off on June 13

Sun, 13 Jun 2021 - 12:13 GMT

The Spirit of Art Foundation for Culture and Arts organizes many events and aesthetic activities in various parts nationwide.

16th Sheikh Zayed Book Award announces receiving candidates until October 1

Sun, 13 Jun 2021 - 12:03 GMT

The Sheikh Zayed Book Award announced on June 13 receiving candidates for its 16th edition until October 1, 2021.

Egypt’s Minister of Tourism & Antiquities convenes with Resident Coordinator of UN in Egypt Elena Panova

Thu, 10 Jun 2021 - 01:06 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Khaled el-Enani convened on Thursday with Resident Coordinator of the United Nations in Egypt Elena Panova, who recently assumed office.

Egypt’s tourism & antiquities min. accompanies school students on guided tour to NMEC

Thu, 10 Jun 2021 - 12:57 GMT

The tour was broadcast on “Madrasetna” Educational Channel on June 9, dedicated to school students and their families.

Memory of the day: Egypt’s Alexandria witnesses a wave of violence in 1882

Thu, 10 Jun 2021 - 12:44 GMT

On June 10, many important events took place.

Egypt’s culture min. to inaugurate 8th International Festival of Drums & Traditional Arts on June 12

Thu, 10 Jun 2021 - 11:16 GMT

Thirty troupes representing Colombia, Philippines, Indonesia, Sudan, South Sudan, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Yemen, Democratic Congo, Palestine, Egypt and Syria will take part in the event.

Egypt's El-Sisi directs immediate start of implementation of Fustat Hills Park project

Wed, 09 Jun 2021 - 02:10 GMT

President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi directed the immediate start of the implementation of the Fustat Hills Park project, while speeding the executive timeline.

Al-Masar Gallery in Zamalek to host ‘Contemporary Visions’ art exhibition on June 13

Wed, 09 Jun 2021 - 01:30 GMT

The art exhibition includes major works of Al-Massar artists from the second to the sixth generation.

Why did Egyptians refuse Nasser’s step down after the 1967 war?

Wed, 09 Jun 2021 - 12:42 GMT

Today marks the 54th anniversary of the resignation of former Egyptian President Gamal Abdel Nasser.

Al-Sharjah Book Authority to host discussion session with Egyptian novelist Ahmed Murad on June 11

Wed, 09 Jun 2021 - 11:52 GMT

The session will be moderated by media personality Nada Al-Shaibani, and will deal with the novel "Locandet Beir El-Wataweet", which begins after finding a diary dating back to 1865.

ITIDA Teams Up with UNIDO to Mainstream Industry 4.0 Technologies in Egypt’s Manufacturing Sector

Wed, 09 Jun 2021 - 10:56 GMT

ITIDA Teams Up with UNIDO to Mainstream Industry 4.0 Technologies in Egypt’s Manufacturing Sector.

Egypt’s Deputy Min. of Tourism & Antiquities for Tourism Affairs convenes with Rwandan Ambassador to Egypt

Wed, 09 Jun 2021 - 09:52 GMT

During the meeting, both officials discussed ways of cooperation in the field of tourism.

Egypt’s tourism & antiquities min. convenes with Ambassador of Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan to Egypt

Wed, 09 Jun 2021 - 09:38 GMT

They discussed ways to promote bilateral tourism especially that tourists from both countries do not require an entry visa.

Egypt’s Higher Institute of Ballet renovation works amasses to L.E 30 million

Tue, 08 Jun 2021 - 12:55 GMT

Since the June 30 revolution that restored Egypt’s identity, many cultural accomplishments have been achieved.

Memory of the day: Abdel Fattah El-Sisi becomes President of Egypt in 2014

Tue, 08 Jun 2021 - 12:12 GMT

On June 8, many important events took place.

Al-Horreya Freedom Center to screen American film ‘Summer of ‘42’ on June 8

Tue, 08 Jun 2021 - 12:04 GMT

“Summer of ‘42” won the Academy Award for Best Music, and was nominated for three other Academy Awards.

Massive internet outage: Websites and apps around the world go dark:CNN

Tue, 08 Jun 2021 - 11:11 GMT

Other major internet platforms and sites including Amazon, Target, and the UK government website — — are not working.