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Grand Egyptian Museum’s website uploads new photos of museum's surroundings after installing hanging obelisk

Wed, 03 Mar 2021 - 04:47 GMT

The hanging obelisk is installed in front of the facade of the Grand Egyptian Museum, after its restoration, as it has now become a single unit, which visitors will see before entering the museum.

2nd phase of Dendara Temple Complex restoration completed, Min. of Tourism & Antiquities

Wed, 03 Mar 2021 - 03:33 GMT

Dendara Temple Complex was built on the western shore of the Nile for the worship of the ancient Egyptian deity Hathor, the goddess of love, beauty and family.

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.

All you need to know about Egypt’s ‘Young Innovator Award’

Tue, 02 Mar 2021 - 03:13 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Culture Inas Abdel-Dayem announced during a press conference on February 28 the launch of a new State Award which comes under the auspices of Egypt’s First Lady Entissar El-Sisi.

17 conditions for participation in Egypt’s ‘Young Innovator Award’

Sun, 28 Feb 2021 - 02:21 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem announced the launch of the State Award for the Young Innovator, which has been recently developed with the aim of advancing arts and literature.

Egypt’s culture, environment ministers discuss launching ‘Your Culture from Your Environment’ initiative

Wed, 24 Feb 2021 - 04:05 GMT

Minister of Culture Inas Abdel-Dayem and Minister of Environment Yasmine Fouad held a meeting to discuss and exchange ideas and opinions between on aspects of support for promoting the awareness of all segments of society about environmental issues.

Ahmed Shawky International Award for Poetic Creativity begins receiving works

Tue, 23 Feb 2021 - 03:43 GMT

The award is granted to a poet from Egypt and another from a different country, who possess the characteristics of creative uniqueness and poetic excellence.

World celebrates International Mother Language Day on Feb. 21

Sun, 21 Feb 2021 - 03:34 GMT

It is the annual celebration that takes place worldwide to enhance awareness of linguistic and cultural diversity and multilingualism.

Feb. 21 marks 107th birth anniversary of legendary Mostafa, Ali Amin

Sun, 21 Feb 2021 - 03:12 GMT

Today marks the 107th birth anniversary of the twins, Mostafa and Ali Amin, the giants of the Egyptian and Arab press. They were born on February 21, 1914.

Music meets history: Beshtak Palace hosts concert for Arab Singing Talents, Golden Voices

Thu, 18 Feb 2021 - 02:47 GMT

The concert is led by Maestro Medhat Abdel Sami, who will perform a number of musical compositions on the violin.

Feb. 17 marks 5th death anniversary of ‘The Professor’ Mohammed Hassanein Heikal

Wed, 17 Feb 2021 - 04:52 GMT

Today marks the fifth death anniversary of “The Professor” Mohammad Hassanein Heikal, one of the most prominent Egyptian journalists of the 20th century.

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities reveals history of beer in ancient Egypt

Wed, 17 Feb 2021 - 03:06 GMT

The archeological discoveries in Egypt continue. The joint Egyptian-American archaeological mission, headed by Matthew Adams, has recently unveiled what is believed to be the oldest brewery factory in the world.

Recent Egyptian study on the Pharaoh Seqenenre Tao II reveals new secrets about his death

Wed, 17 Feb 2021 - 02:17 GMT

The study says modern medical technology helped tell the story of an ancient Egyptian king, who died in order to reunify Egypt in the 16th century BC.

Egypt’s Supreme Council of Antiquities launches restoration works of Prince Sheikho’s Sabil in Al-Hataba

Wed, 17 Feb 2021 - 12:35 GMT

The Supreme Council of Antiquities has begun the restoration of Prince Sheikho’s Sabil in Al-Hataba, close to Salah El-Din Citadel.

In Pics: All you need to know about ‘Artifacts of the Month’ in Egypt’s various museums

Tue, 16 Feb 2021 - 06:08 GMT

Those artifacts were chosen through a public poll on Facebook to choose the "piece of the month" in Egypt’s various museums.

All you need to know about the discovery of Tutankhamun’s tomb in 1923

Tue, 16 Feb 2021 - 05:17 GMT

On February 16, 1923, Howard Carter was the first person in more than 3000 years to set foot in the room that contained the ark of Tutankhamun.

Egypt’s culture min. to inaugurate museum wing of National Center for Theater, Music & Folk Art in Al-Salam Theater on Feb. 18

Tue, 16 Feb 2021 - 03:42 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem will inaugurate the museum wing of the National Center for Theater, Music and Folk Art at Al-Salam Theater on February 18 at 7 p.m.

Foreign website sheds light on discovery of oldest brewery in Abydos

Tue, 16 Feb 2021 - 03:33 GMT

Ancient-Origins website shed light on the discovery of the oldest brewery in Abydos.

NMEC Board of Directors’ holds meeting on Feb. 16

Tue, 16 Feb 2021 - 03:29 GMT

A meeting of the Board of Directors of the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization in Fustat was held on February 16 to discuss a number of issues regarding developments in the museum's work.

All you need to know about Sultan Hussein Kamel Palace in Heliopolis

Mon, 15 Feb 2021 - 01:48 GMT

Sultan Hussein Kamel took power in a dangerous period in the history of Egypt between 1914 and 1917, when Britain had imposed martial law on Egypt during the First World War.