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Police arrest the man who harassed boy on Giza-Aswan train

Mon, 14 Jun 2021 - 09:36 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of interior affairs arrested, Monday the man who appeared in a circulated video on social media harassing a boy on a train.

Ismaily’s winning streak continues with 3-2 victory over Aswan

Sat, 15 May 2021 - 12:38 GMT

Ismaily jumped to the 12th position in the standings with 26 points while Aswan stayed with 21 points in the 15th position.

In pics: Aswan hosts its first open-air theatre

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 - 01:38 GMT

New Aswan city in Upper Egypt now has its first open-air theatre overlooking the Nile.

In pics: Turning electricity kiosks into art pieces in Aswan

Mon, 12 Apr 2021 - 03:26 GMT

The initiative aims to turn the electricity enclosures along the Nile River into artistic paintings.

Abu Simbel Temples safe after minor earthquake hits area 48 km northwest of Abu Simbel City

Thu, 11 Mar 2021 - 02:09 GMT

On March 11, the stations of the National Seismological Network of the National Institute for Astronomical Research recorded an earthquake 48 km northwest of Abu Simbel city, without affecting the archaeological area.

Egypt’s Tourism Promotion Board organizes 5 awareness trips for a number of school, university students & medical staff

Tue, 09 Mar 2021 - 01:29 GMT

The trips came in line with the "Know Your Country" initiative launched by the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities in December 2020 to promote domestic tourism and raise touristic and archaeological awareness among citizens.

Egypt's initiative to promote domestic tourism extended to May 15

Sun, 28 Feb 2021 - 11:44 GMT

CAIRO – 28 February 2020: According to the directives of Egypt’s Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly, the Ministries of Tourism and Antiquities and Civil Aviation decided to extend the initiative to support domestic tourism in Egypt until May15.

Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism &Antiquities organizes a trip for students with special needs to Aswan

Sat, 27 Feb 2021 - 07:36 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism &Antiquities organizes a trip for students with special needs to Aswan.

Egypt's Min. of Tourism & Antiquities presents virtual tour of Abu Simbel Temples

Tue, 23 Feb 2021 - 01:24 GMT

After the unique solar alignment phenomenon on the sanctum of the iconic Ramses II temple, which takes place on February 22 and October 22 every year, Egypt's Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities and NAV3D present a virtual tour inside this amazing temple.

Egypt’s General Authority for Cultural Palaces celebrates Abu Simbel Temples’ Solar Alignment

Mon, 22 Feb 2021 - 03:09 GMT

The General Authority for Cultural Palaces posted on its Facebook page a documentary film discussing the phenomenon.

Fun facts on Abu Simbel Sun Festival in Egypt

Sun, 21 Feb 2021 - 02:12 GMT

The Abu Simbel Temples are two massive rock-cut temples at Abu Simbel, a village in Aswan Governorate, Upper Egypt, near the border with Sudan.

Magnitude 4.6 earthquake strikes southwest of Egypt's Western Desert

Fri, 19 Feb 2021 - 11:16 GMT

The institute has reported no casualties or material damage so far.

4 people killed, 46 others injured in road accident in Egypt’s Aswan

Thu, 18 Feb 2021 - 12:20 GMT

According to the initial investigations, the bus, which was traveling from Egypt to Sudan via land roads, collided with a truck loaded with cement.

Man arrested in Egypt for traveling from Cairo to Aswan on donkey’s back

Tue, 16 Feb 2021 - 03:33 GMT

An Egyptian man is in hot water after he rode his donkey, planning to travel from Giza to Upper Egypt’s Aswan city, which was described as inhuman behavior.

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities to hold international concert in Abu Simbel Temples on Solar Alignment Phenomenon day, Feb. 22

Sun, 14 Feb 2021 - 05:00 GMT

The Solar Alignment is a unique astronomical phenomenon that was created by the ancient Egyptians thousands of years ago inside the temples of Abu Simbel. It takes place twice every year on February 22 and October 22.

5 new power plants to be built in Suez, Aswan thanks to lowered renewables price

Sat, 06 Feb 2021 - 01:31 GMT

Five new power plants run by solar and wind energy are being established in Suez Gulf and Aswan.

Egypt’s General Authority for Culture Palaces launches activities of Nubian ceremony 2021

Tue, 02 Feb 2021 - 01:32 GMT

The General Authority for Culture Palaces launched the activities of the third edition of Nubian ceremonies in the villages of Nubia surrounding Aswan, according to a statement issued by the General Authority for Culture Palaces Tuesday.

5 solar energy stations with 1K megawatts in capacity to be built in Suez, Aswan

Sat, 30 Jan 2021 - 02:04 GMT

The capacity of the five stations amount to 1,000 megawatts; 500 megawatts in each area. The total cost of the stations reaches $1.5 billion.

Egypt directs LE 6.9B public investments to Aswan in 20/21

Mon, 25 Jan 2021 - 04:46 GMT

“The growth rate in investments financed by the public treasury and directed to Aswan governorate reaches 31 percent,” Saeed added.

Implementation of 2nd phase of ‘Start Your Dream’ project begins in Aswan

Thu, 21 Jan 2021 - 03:14 GMT

The second phase of the project is being implemented in five governorates: Beni Suef, Kafr El-Sheikh, Port Said, Giza and Aswan.

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