605 hotels, resorts able to receive tourists in 21 Egyptian cities

Sat, 25 Jul 2020 - 05:02 GMT

The hotels and resorts are located in 21 Governorates all over Egypt: South Sinai, North Sinai, Red Sea, Matrouh, Alexandria, Suez, Greater Cairo, Qena ,Luxor , Aswan, Damietta, Fayoum, Beheira, Port Said, Dakahlia, Ismailia, Minya, Assuit, Sohag, Beni Suef and El Wadi El Gedid.

Egypt's PM inspects crucial projects in Aswan

Tue, 14 Jul 2020 - 04:39 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli and a number of ministers visited Aswan to check on a number of projects and facilities.

July 7 marks World Nubian Day

Tue, 07 Jul 2020 - 03:41 GMT

Nubians celebrate their day on July 7, not for a specific reason, except that the number 7 has an important connotation in their history, days, and different cultural rituals.

Egyptian Min. of Culture releases documentary film about Abu Simbel Temples

Tue, 07 Jul 2020 - 01:32 GMT

The Abu Simbel Temples, located southwest of Aswan, come among the most beautiful archaeological temples in Egypt.

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities announces working hours for museums, archaeological sites in Upper Egypt

Mon, 06 Jul 2020 - 12:54 GMT

The Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities decided to reopen five museums and eight archaeological sites as of July 1.

Abu Simbel, Philae temples among first sites to reopen in Aswan

Tue, 16 Jun 2020 - 03:14 GMT

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities is constantly working to prepare the sites and museums.

7 things you need to know about Egypt's hulking wind complex in Jabal Al-Zayt

Fri, 15 May 2020 - 03:34 GMT

Egypt has become one of the largest electricity generators around the world, whether traditional or renewable.

180 nationals coming from Sudan leave quarantine in Aswan

Sat, 09 May 2020 - 10:55 GMT

They were quarantined for 14 days at a hotel in Aswan city.

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities prepares touristic sites in Aswan, Nubia for visits once COVID-19 pandemic is over

Tue, 05 May 2020 - 01:33 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities has made full use of the tourism hiatus, preparing the open sites for visits once life returns to normal.

Construction works of new emergency hospital in Aswan in full swing: Official

Thu, 30 Apr 2020 - 03:28 GMT

"Work is in full swing to establish the emergency hospital building at Aswan University during the holy month of Ramadan," said Abdullah el-Obaidi, the executive director of university hospitals at Aswan University.

Egyptian Armed Forces sterilize main venues in 4 Upper Egyptian governorates

Sun, 19 Apr 2020 - 12:56 GMT

The Egyptian Armed Forces sterilized main venues in four Upper Egyptian governorates as well as Cairo and Hurghada city.

Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities to announce new discovery via internet on April 18

Thu, 16 Apr 2020 - 12:25 GMT

Anani uploaded a set of pictures with excavation workers in the Saqqara archaeological area on his Instagram account.

Transport min. inspects Cairo-Aswan road development project

Sat, 11 Apr 2020 - 01:00 GMT

Transport Minister Kamel el Wazir inspected Saturday the first phase of a project to develop the western Cairo-Aswan desert road.

Aswan’s Heart Foundation, Dakahlia hospital find coronavirus cases

Thu, 09 Apr 2020 - 11:49 GMT

The Magdy Yacoub Heart Foundation recently found four coronavirus cases, including three security staff and a patient.

Hawass: New antiquities' website is Egypt’s gift to the world

Sun, 05 Apr 2020 - 12:28 GMT

Renowned Egyptian archaeologist Zahi Hawass praised the website launched by the Egyptian Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities through which users can visit the ancient tombs.

Coronavirus: 28 cruise ships in Upper Egypt sterilized: Ministry

Fri, 27 Mar 2020 - 12:13 GMT

As many as 28 cruise ships in Upper Egypt’s Aswan were cleaned and sterilized throughout the current week, the deputy health minister in the city said, as Egypt has so far reported almost 500 coronavirus cases and 24 deaths.

Domestic tourism in Aswan, Luxor, Red Sea, S. Sinai halted for 14 days

Thu, 19 Mar 2020 - 04:36 GMT

The Egyptian Health Ministry announced the suspension of domestic tourism in the four popular governorates of Aswan, Luxor, Red Sea and South Sinai, for two weeks, to curb the spread of coronavirus disease.

US Embassy coordinates with gov’t to assist Americans infected with Coronavirus

Sun, 08 Mar 2020 - 01:15 GMT

The embassy said on its official Twitter account that they have been notified that some of the coronavirus cases on board of the cruise are US nationals.

Tourist infected with coronavirus documents journey to quarantine

Sun, 08 Mar 2020 - 12:46 GMT

Swider reported that he and 32 other infected persons were taken by the military plane from Luxor to a place outside Alexandria to receive treatment.

12 coronavirus cases confirmed on board ship in Upper Egypt

Fri, 06 Mar 2020 - 12:36 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Health and the World Health Organization announced confirming 12 positive cases of the new coronavirus (Covid-19) on board a Nile cruise ship in Upper Egypt. The 12 staff members did not show any symptoms, according to the stateme