Hot start to the week in Egypt, but cool down expected on Tuesday

Sun, 26 May 2024 - 11:10 GMT

There is some relief in sight as the heatwave is expected to subside on Tuesday.

Prosecution investigates finding mummy in streets of Aswan

Thu, 23 May 2024 - 11:03 GMT

The Public Prosecution in Aswan has started investigating the discovery of a mummy inside a cage on a street in the Aswan governorate.

Air, river navigation suspended in Aswan due to dust storm

Sun, 17 Mar 2024 - 09:06 GMT

The governor instructed the Aswan Traffic Department to alert drivers of vehicles and cars on highways to reduce their speed, exercise caution to prevent traffic accidents, and prioritize the safety of citizens and tourist groups. This directive particularly emphasizes the "Aswan-Abu Simbel" tourist road and the western desert road "Aswan-Cairo."

Where to Spend Your Winter Break in Egypt

Mon, 25 Dec 2023 - 02:37 GMT

As Egypt is an all-year-round destination and is widely known for its warm climate during winter, we have gathered some of the best spots that you will definitely love for your winter break.

Aswan witnesses the solar alignment phenomenon on the face of King Ramses II inside the inner sanctuary at the Temple of Abu Simbel

Sun, 22 Oct 2023 - 10:57 GMT

Aswan witnesses the solar alignment phenomenon on the face of King Ramses II inside the inner sanctuary at the Temple of Abu Simbel

Aswan set to operate hot-air balloon flights for the first time

Tue, 10 Oct 2023 - 10:52 GMT

· Aswan enjoys the unparalleled beauty, nature, and stunning views that God endowed it with.

All you need to know about Aswan's participation in Arab Tourism Capital 2024 competition

Thu, 21 Sep 2023 - 10:24 GMT

Upper Egypt's governorate of Aswan is participating in the Arab Tourism Capital 2024 competition.

Aswan's Botanical Garden receives 1,650 visitors during Eid holiday

Wed, 05 Jul 2023 - 09:09 GMT

Director General of the Botanical Garden in Aswan, Dr. Amr Mahmoud, confirmed that the total number of visitors of the garden during the Eid Al-Adha holidays, reached about 1,650, including 375 foreign tourists from different international nationalities.

United Media Services invites famed blogger & travel dancer Noel Robinson to visit Aswan

Mon, 03 Jul 2023 - 10:23 GMT

United Media Services invites famed blogger & travel dancer Noel Robinson to visit Aswan

Egypt's Botanical garden in Aswan prepares to receive visitors during Eid al-Adha

Mon, 26 Jun 2023 - 08:29 GMT

The botanical garden is one of the important tourist attractions in the city of Aswan is prepared to receive visitors during the festive season of Eid al-Adha that is set to begin on Wednesday.

In pics: Sculptors from Egypt, worldwide participate in Aswan International Sculpture Symposium

Thu, 09 Mar 2023 - 01:54 GMT

Aswan International Sculpture Symposium is annually held in Aswan governorate, after it was founded by the late artist Adam Hanin.

Man who scammed 9K citizens in Egypt's Aswan out of LE1B sentenced to 15 years in prison

Sun, 05 Feb 2023 - 02:06 GMT

The lawsuit involved 30 others as well.

Egypt, IFAD's joint project 'SAIL' builds 8 schools in Aswan, Beni Suef

Thu, 12 Jan 2023 - 05:52 GMT

Seven of those are located in Aswan, while one lies in Beni Suef.

Official discloses number of universal health insurance beneficiaries after recent introduction in Egypt's Aswan

Tue, 06 Dec 2022 - 01:49 GMT

Aswan is the last governorate within the first phase of introducing the system nationwide.

In pics: Know more about Aswan's largest mummified crocodile museum

Wed, 23 Nov 2022 - 01:24 GMT

If you consider Aswan governorate, in southern Egypt, one of your best destinations for its pictursque nature. You will also need to know that the city hosts one of the largest international museums with mummified crocodiles.

Egypt ranks 4th globally in generating electricity from solar energy

Mon, 24 Oct 2022 - 06:51 GMT

Egypt occupies the fourth place globally, in terms of the largest plants to generate electricity from solar energy, after the completion of the operation of the Benban solar plant with a capacity of 2000 megawatts, in cooperation with the private sector.

7 killed, 8 injured as bus overturns in Upper Egypt’s Aswan

Fri, 14 Oct 2022 - 02:49 GMT

The injured were moved to Kom Ombo Central Hospital in Aswan and a hospital in Aswan’s Al-Sadaqa area.

6th round of International Dates Festival kicks off Saturday in Aswan

Sat, 08 Oct 2022 - 08:16 GMT

The activities of the sixth session of the International Dates Festival kicks off Saturday in Aswan city, and to last from 8 to 10 October.

Aswan prepares to host Int'l Dates Festival in October

Wed, 21 Sep 2022 - 08:01 GMT

Aswan Governorate is preparing to host one of the most prominent economic and investment events in Egypt; the International Dates Festival in October.

Upper Egypt’s Aswan mulls to establish factory for date production

Fri, 09 Sep 2022 - 01:52 GMT

Aswan is currently preparing for the host of its International Dates Festival, which will be held in the Sheraton Park in Aswan during the month of October.