Kom Ombo

29 Egyptian museums to re-open on Sept. 1 after 5 months of closure

Mon, 31 Aug 2020 - 03:06 GMT

Various Egyptian museums will start to receive visitors on Sept. 1, as the Egyptian Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities announced the reopening of museums and archaeological sites after being closed since March 2020 because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Anani: 300 foreign missions currently work in Egypt

Wed, 04 Dec 2019 - 01:05 GMT

Minister of Antiquities Khaled el-Anani reviewed the recent archaeological discoveries and projects implemented by the Ministry of Antiquities in Egypt.

200MW solar plant to be established in Kom Ombo

Mon, 25 Nov 2019 - 02:28 GMT

He explained that a 200 MW solar plant will be established in the same area.

Gov’t invests 19M euros in solar energy

Tue, 13 Aug 2019 - 11:33 GMT

An electricity plant of 26 megawatts capacity based on solar energy in Kom Ombo, Aswan, is included in the investments, Khaiat added Monday.

British TV delegation ends visit to Aswan

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 - 12:57 GMT

British TV delegation, Aswan, Ahmed Ali Obaid, Aswan Documentary, Sunken Antiquities ,National Geographic, Abu Bakir, Kom Ombo, Atlantic Ocean, Baltich Sea, Gulf of Mexico

Anani inaugurates project to reduce groundwater in Kom Ombo Temple

Mon, 25 Mar 2019 - 12:51 GMT

Minister of Antiquities Khalid al-Anani inaugurated on March 25 a project to reduce underground water in Kom Ombo Temple.

Aswan’s sites to be opened for free for AAYP guests

Sat, 16 Mar 2019 - 02:08 GMT

The director of Aswan and Nubia antiquities Abdel Moneim Saeed that all Aswan’s archaeological sites will be opened for free without tickets for the guests of Arab and African Youth Platform.

Archaeological mission studies 2 ancient pieces discovered in Kom Ombo

Thu, 16 Aug 2018 - 03:09 GMT

The Egyptian archaeological mission is studying the two ancient pieces discovered in the Temple of Kom Ombo, Aswan.

Helicopters help extinguish fire at Aswan's sugar factory

Wed, 02 May 2018 - 04:29 GMT

A sugar factory in Kom Ombo, Aswan caught fire and five people were injured.

60 Cruises come back to sail from Kom Ombo port on a daily basis.

Fri, 26 Jan 2018 - 03:06 GMT

60 Cruises come back to sail from Kom Ombo port on a daily basis.

Minister: EGP 51.5 bln worth projects to develop railways

Sun, 31 Dec 2017 - 08:25 GMT

Hisham Arafat said Sunday that his ministry was currently conducting projects worth EGP 51.5 billion to develop the railways.

Person killed, when house partially collapsed in Aswan

Fri, 20 Oct 2017 - 06:14 GMT

A person was killed while another was injured on Friday when an old house partially collapsed in Kom Ombo of Aswan governorate.

Former MP ordered in custody over inciting protests

Wed, 14 Jun 2017 - 12:56 GMT

The Public Prosecution in Aswan decided on Tuesday to hold former parliamentarian, Mohamed el-Omda, in custody for 15 days pending investigations