Egypt

Unstable weather amount to thunder rain to continue until Sunday

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 - 02:20 GMT

According to EMA, Cairo will not witness rainfall.

Nefertum, the god of healing, beauty & perfumes in ancient Egypt

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 - 01:15 GMT

Archaeological researcher Ahmed Amer said that Nefertum was an ancient deity from the gods of Lower Egypt.

Cairo Days Monodrama Festival extends date for receiving applications until Nov. 15

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 - 01:02 GMT

Osama Raouf, founder and president of the festival, said that extending the period of receiving applications for Egyptian performances comes within the framework of providing the opportunity for the largest number of participants to take part in the event.

Culture tourism in Egypt thrive since its resumption in September

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 - 12:37 GMT

In light of the resumption of cultural tourism in Egypt, starting from the beginning of the previous September, a number of tourist groups from France, the United Kingdom, Spain, Ukraine and Belarus flocked to Luxor from Hurghada as part of the "one-day" trips.

The Coptic senator who became the Egyptian Senate's first female undersecretary

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 - 11:53 GMT

A Coptic woman from Ismailia was elected by the people to be a member in the Egyptian Senate, and was elected again inside the council to be its undersecretary.

In pics: Why visit the Egyptian Maldives?

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 - 11:32 GMT

The distinctive beach attracts tourists; everyone visiting the city of Marsa Alam spends a whole day there.

Egypt, Senegal seek to boost economic cooperation

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 - 10:57 GMT

The meeting also took up ways to enhance trade exchange between Cairo and Dakar, the Foreign Ministry here said in a statement Tuesday.

How Sisi's choices of 100 members at Egyptian Senate guarantee partisan, gender, age diversity

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 - 10:41 GMT

President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi appointed 100 members out of 300 at the Senate in a fashion that guarantees diversity in the council.

Cairo, EU, Germany launch THAMM program of Labour Migration Governance

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 - 09:43 GMT

The THAMM program, with a total funding of EUR 30,000,000, is in line with several jointly funded programs by the “Emergency Trust Fund for Stability and Addressing the Root Causes of Irregular Migration and Displaced Persons” in Africa (EUTF) and the German Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ).

CWW: EU grants Egypt €500 million for water sector

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 - 08:18 GMT

The pledged aid was announced during the second European Union (EU), Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) Egypt Water Governance and Business Forum on Monday in Cairo, on the sidelines of the third edition of the Cairo Water Week (CWW).

Egypt's Minister of Tourism and Antiquities receives Belgian ambassador in Cairo on Oct. 18

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 - 05:16 GMT

Enani began the meeting by welcoming the ambassador, stressing the strength of relations between Egypt and Belgium, wishing the ambassador all the success in in his new position.

Egypt to record growth rate of 3.5% during 20/21

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 - 05:09 GMT

It also anticipated the Egyptian economy to hit a growth rate of 5.8 percent in 2022/2023, which matches the International Monetary Fund (IMF).

“The Egyptian Song, Reality & the Future” seminar to be held in Egypt’s Supreme Council of Culture on Oct. 20

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 - 04:54 GMT

The seminar will be held on October 20 at 12 p.m. in the Supreme Council of Culture. The poet Medhat el-Adl will speak and famed poet and broadcaster Omar Battisha will manage the seminar.

Training course launched in Qaitbay Castle to raise efficiency of its workers

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 - 04:23 GMT

A training course has been launched for workers at Qaitbay Castle in Alexandria within the framework of the Egyptian Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities plan to raise the efficiency of those dealing with tourists in archaeological and tourist sites.

In pics: Tourists flock back to Egypt's archaeological sites, coastal cities

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 - 04:09 GMT

Egypt witnessed high tourism turnouts from different nationalities this week, including batches from France, England, Spain, Ukraine and Belarus.

Egyptian grandfather becomes world's oldest soccer pro

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 - 03:02 GMT

Bahader was awarded the title by Guinness World Records on Saturday evening after missing a penalty kick as his team, 6th October, lost 3-2 to El Ayat Sports club.

Egyptian Museum in Bulaq, the 1st official authority to protect antiquities

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 - 02:51 GMT

The Egyptian Museum’s official page on Twitter has published pictures of a number of ancient Egyptian artifacts that have been on display for more than 160 years in the Antiquities Museum in Bulaq.

Egypt’s Minister of Military Production discuss boosting relations with Spanish ambassador

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 - 02:44 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of State for Military Production Mohamed Ahmed Morsi meet Monday with the Spanish ambassador in Cairo Ramón Gil Casares as they discussed boosting mutual relations between the two countries in various fields.

Mansoura Book Fair opens after 15-year hiatus

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 - 02:36 GMT

The book fair will be held on October 20 – 30 in the presence of Egypt’s Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem and Governor of Daqahliyah Ayman Mukhtar.

Egypt’s Cabinet legalize 45 churches, 55 service buildings

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 - 01:15 GMT

New 45 churches and 55 service buildings were announced to be legalized since last May by the Committee responsible for Churches Legalization according to Egypt’s Cabinet, Monday.

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