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Diplomats of the world commend parade of Ancient Egyptian rulers' mummies

Sun, 04 Apr 2021 - 01:32 GMT

A number of ministers and ambassadors of different countries expressed their admiration of the Royal Mummies Parade held on April 3.

Young learners abroad visit Egypt’s parliament museum, know about legislative life

Mon, 15 Mar 2021 - 06:57 GMT

A delegation of young learners abroad visited the Egyptian parliament’s museum and library, as part of the government’s plan to raise awareness about the Egyptian parliamentary life in the modern era.

Egypt punishes stealing antiquities by life imprisonment, LE 5M fine

Sat, 13 Feb 2021 - 12:04 GMT

Anyone who will steal an antiquity or parts of it will be punished with life imprisonment, and a fine of not less than one million Egyptian pounds, and not more than 5 million Egyptian pounds, according to recent amendments to the Egyptian Antiquities Law.

Egyptian Amb. reviews Canada's preparations to hosting 'Queen of Egypt' exhibition

Thu, 19 Nov 2020 - 11:17 GMT

The officials further reviewed the museum's preparations for hosting "Queens of Egypt" exhibition in Canada.

Egypt’s GEM, Museum of Civilization ‘biggest gift to the world’: Tourism Min.

Wed, 14 Oct 2020 - 01:15 GMT

He noted that the cost of developing the National Museum of Civilization amounted to L.E. 600 million.

President Sisi inaugurates Sphinx, New Administrative Capital airports

Mon, 29 Jun 2020 - 10:33 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi inaugurated on June 29, 2020 Sphinx Airport on Cairo-Alex Road and the New Administrative Capital airport via video-conference.

Government relocation to New Capital, Grand Egyptian Museum opening pushed to 2021

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 - 02:57 GMT

The inauguration of national mega projects in Egypt was postponed to 2021.

KSA grants Egypt piece of Kaaba covering to be displayed in new museum

Fri, 28 Feb 2020 - 04:32 GMT

Saudi Arabia’s ambassador to Egypt handed the Egyptian tourism minister a piece of the Kaaba Kiswah (covering) as a present, to be placed in the new museum in the New Administrative Capital, east of Cairo.

241 buildings demolished in Ain Al Sira, families relocated

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 - 01:00 GMT

There is a plan to turn the area into a tourist attraction.

Egyptian Museum in Tahrir celebrates International Museum Day

Wed, 15 May 2019 - 03:15 GMT

The Egyptian Museum in Tahrir will present a collection of artifacts that shed light on ancient customs and traditions, linking them to modern day traditions.

Sisi, Macron discuss Syria, Libya, Palestinian Cause, Africa

Mon, 28 Jan 2019 - 03:24 GMT

Both leaders also discussed bilateral relations. Macron announced joint electric cars project.

Remembering Ihsan Abdel Quddous on his Centennial birthday

Wed, 02 Jan 2019 - 11:13 GMT

On the Centennial birthday of veteran late writer Ihsan Abdel Quddous, YOUM7 visited his house, which is now a museum that contains items that are a hundred years old.

Senegal opens new art museum honoring black civilization

Tue, 01 Jan 2019 - 12:42 GMT

Senegal has opened one of Africa’s largest art collections, one of a series of new museums on the continent.

Part two...the most prominent artistic moments in 2018

Mon, 31 Dec 2018 - 12:04 GMT

Egypt Today will provide its readers on two parts the most prominent artistic and cultural events in 2018.

Senegal opens new art museum honoring black civilization

Sat, 08 Dec 2018 - 10:31 GMT

Senegal opens new art museum honoring black civilization.

The National Museum receives 800 artifacts

Thu, 29 Nov 2018 - 01:49 GMT

The National Museum of Egyptian Civilization in Fustat received 800 antiquities that previously resided in the Grand Museum in Tahrir. These are the last pieces of a total of 6559 antiquities previously transferred in several stages.

Maintenance of High Dam completed at LE30 million

Wed, 14 Nov 2018 - 10:34 GMT

The General Authority for the High Dam Lake Development has almost finished maintenance works that started in July at a budget of LE30 million ($1.7 million).

Whizzpopping worlds collide at Roald Dahl Museum

Thu, 18 Oct 2018 - 08:46 GMT

Author Roald Dahl dreamed up worlds that have enchanted youngsters across the globe.

Antiquities Ministry seeks truth on status of Egyptian artifacts at burned Brazil museum

Mon, 03 Sep 2018 - 02:46 GMT

Secretary General of the Supreme Council of Antiquities Moustafa el Waziri expressed regret over the incident.

Egyptian official regrets great loss of Rio de Janeiro Museum

Mon, 03 Sep 2018 - 12:23 GMT

Egypt regretted the great historical loss of Brazil's 200-year-old museum in Rio de Janeiro which was hit by a massive fire late Sunday.

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