Alexandria

Renovation of Egypt’s Gamal Abdel Nasser Culture Palace, Library costs L.E. 1.1 M

Mon, 14 Jun 2021 - 12:48 GMT

The project was launched on 1/3/2015, and was completed on 1/11/2015 at a total cost of L.E. 1.1 million.

Memory of the day: Egypt’s Alexandria witnesses a wave of violence in 1882

Thu, 10 Jun 2021 - 12:44 GMT

On June 10, many important events took place.

Turning Alexandria's Abou Qir rail line into underground metro line to begin in 2022

Fri, 14 May 2021 - 10:45 GMT

It will extend over 21 kilometers and include 20 stations.

Affordable outings in Eid al-Fitr: Qaitbay Citadel in Alexandria

Wed, 12 May 2021 - 02:24 GMT

Visitors find an outing at the citadel is affordable and interesting.

In Pics: Alexandria closes its beaches to avoid Coronavirus spread

Tue, 04 May 2021 - 10:58 GMT

In Alexandria governorate, the executive authorities implemented these measures on all beaches and parks.

‘A Happy Journey’ to stage on Bayram al-Tunisi Theater in Alexandria on April 22-26

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 - 02:49 GMT

The play revolves around a group of individuals representing different segments of the Egyptian society, travelling inside a bus heading to Sharm El-Sheikh.

In pics: 7 new tram vehicles from Ukraine operated in Alexandria

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 - 02:42 GMT

Seven new tram vehicles were operated as part of a deal to import 15 new tram vehicles from Ukraine, to replace the old ones.

Bow of sunken 18th century ship found in Egypt’s Red Sea

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 - 02:24 GMT

The archaeological mission of the Faculty of Arts, Alexandria University, succeeded in uncovering the bow of the sunken ship on Saadana Island in the Red Sea, parts of which had been found in 1994.

Memory of the day:- Founding of Egypt's Alexandria in 332 BC

Wed, 07 Apr 2021 - 02:40 GMT

On April 7, many important events that changed the world map took place.

UNESCO’s Director-General visits Alexandria on April 4

Mon, 05 Apr 2021 - 12:29 GMT

The visit included a quick tour, during which the Minister of Tourism and Antiquities, the Governor of Alexandria and the Director-General of UNESCO checked out a number of archaeological and tourist sites in the city.

Alexandria, Dekheila ports re-open after weather improves

Thu, 25 Mar 2021 - 12:09 GMT

The two ports were closed on Wednesday due to bad weather conditions prompted by strong winds and high waves, said Ahmed Breqaa, the authority spokesman.

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism and Antiquities, Governor of Alexandria discuss developing tourism services at Citadel of Qaitbay

Mon, 22 Mar 2021 - 12:47 GMT

They discussed a project to develop tourism services at the Qaitbay Citadel and its surrounding area.

Egypt to launch global tender to implement 1st metro project in Alexandria

Mon, 22 Mar 2021 - 12:12 GMT

Egypt’s National Tunnels Authority readies to launch a global tender for the implementation of the first metro project in the Mediterranean city of Alexandria.

Al-Horreya Creativity Center celebrates World Poetry Day on March 21

Sun, 21 Mar 2021 - 01:59 GMT

The evening will be attended by a large number of the poets and creators of Alexandria.

Cinema El-Hanager hosts ‘Colombian Films’ week on March 21

Wed, 17 Mar 2021 - 03:06 GMT

Cinema El-Hanager is hosting the "Colombian Films" week, in cooperation with the Colombian Embassy in Cairo, starting from March 21 to 26, with the implementation of all precautionary measures to battle COVID-19.

Egypt confirms executing 2nd phase of High-Speed Electric Train to reach Matrouh

Wed, 10 Mar 2021 - 12:04 GMT

The lengths of the first and second phases are 460 kilometers and 200 kilometers, respectively.

Lycee Al-Horreya Theater re-opens with the play ‘Lesa Faker’

Wed, 24 Feb 2021 - 03:26 GMT

The first activities of the Lycee Al-Horreya Theater in Alexandria, affiliated to the Artistic House of Theater, will kick off on February 25 with the theatrical performance "Lessa Faker", at 7 p.m.

Egyptian government allocates LE300M to rehabilitation of Alexandria‘s drainage system

Tue, 23 Feb 2021 - 11:04 GMT

El-Said affirmed the ministry’s keenness on achieving rapid steps to raise the efficiency of the sewage and drainage systems in Alexandria.

Fishing boat capsizes in Egypt's Alexandria incurring 14 deaths

Tue, 23 Feb 2021 - 10:45 GMT

However, only eight bodies have been found until present.

Al-Horreya Creativity Center hosts ‘Commercial Theater’ symposium on Feb. 17

Wed, 17 Feb 2021 - 08:57 GMT

The symposium will shed light on the commercial theater and its role, the goal it seeks to achieve and how to preserve it from collapsing.

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