Alexandria

President Sisi witnesses inauguration of Al Tameer Axis in Alexandria

Mon, 05 Dec 2022 - 09:08 GMT

President Abdel Fattah El Sisi on Monday witnessed the inauguration of Admiral Fouad Abou Zikry Axis (formerly known as El Tameer Axis) which extends for 35 km from its intersection with Cairo-Alexandria road until Sidi Krir-Borg el Arab Airport road with nine lanes in each direction.

Egypt's planned New Abou Qir City to be situated on artificial island in Mediterranean

Tue, 15 Nov 2022 - 04:29 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi held Tuesday a meeting with a number of officials on the planned New Abou Qir City.

German Meko A-200 frigate 'Al Aziz' arrives in Alexandria to join Egyptian Navy

Wed, 02 Nov 2022 - 02:30 GMT

The frigate is one of four, and was built by ThyssenKrupp Marine Systems at SBN shipyard.

EIB approves 705 million Euros financing sustainable transport, including trams in Alexandria

Thu, 27 Oct 2022 - 07:57 GMT

As part of the financing, a total of 705 million euros are directed to sustainable transport, including the financing of trams in Alexandria.

In Pics: Alexandria governorate witnesses moderate rains in several areas

Mon, 17 Oct 2022 - 09:08 GMT

Alexandria governorate witnessed moderate rains in several separate areas on Monday.

French Cultural Center in Alexandria to hold ‘From Coptic to Hieroglyphics’ lecture on Oct. 23

Mon, 10 Oct 2022 - 02:28 GMT

The lecture will be held in the Seminars Hall of the French Cultural Center in the French language, accompanied by simultaneous translation into Arabic.

Qaitbay Citadel to be opened for free Tuesday marking 200th anniversary of deciphering Rosetta Stone

Tue, 27 Sep 2022 - 08:06 GMT

Qaitbay Citadel in the Mediterranean city of Alexandria will be opened to visitors free of charge on Tuesday, in celebration of the 200th anniversary of deciphering the Rosetta Stone and the emergence of Egyptology.

No shortage in ‘strategic goods’ in the Egyptian markets: official

Sat, 03 Sep 2022 - 05:56 GMT

Director of the Supply Directorate in Alexandria, Mohamed Saadallah, said that Egypt is not suffering of any shortage in the ‘strategic goods’ in the markets, noting that the stock of goods exceeds up to 6 months.

How did Napoleon Bonaparte exit Egypt?

Tue, 23 Aug 2022 - 11:25 GMT

August 22 marked the 223rd anniversary of the departure of Napoleon Bonaparte from Alexandria, Egypt to France.

One person injured after a fire broke out in Church in Alexandria

Mon, 22 Aug 2022 - 02:02 GMT

A person was injured, after a fire broke out in the Church of Mary, located in district of Al-Montazah, east of Alexandria governorate.

In pics: Story of sunken antiquities in Egypt's Alexandria

Thu, 18 Aug 2022 - 09:11 GMT

Egypt has many rare artifacts that were recently discovered and cannot be counted.

Budget allocated to Egypt's seaports development in 2014/24 is LE129B

Wed, 17 Aug 2022 - 03:12 GMT

Minister of Transport Kamel al-Wazir made the statement Wednesday.

Egypt's PM attends signing of preliminary agreements to build container terminals at Ain Sokhna, Dekheila ports

Thu, 11 Aug 2022 - 08:39 GMT

The terminals will be constructed and operated by two coalitions.

Massar Egbari to perform at Roman Amphitheater on August 10, as part of the Summer Festival for Music & Singing

Mon, 08 Aug 2022 - 11:55 GMT

Massar Egbari to perform at Roman Amphitheater on August 10, as part of the Summer Festival for Music & Singing

Egypt’s Mohamed Mohsen to perform at Roman Amphitheatre on August 7

Sun, 07 Aug 2022 - 11:19 GMT

Egypt’s Mohamed Mohsen to perform at Roman Amphitheatre on August 7

Alexandria’s Roman Theater Festival kicks off on Aug. 5

Wed, 03 Aug 2022 - 11:36 GMT

The festival will be held after a 2-year hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Why will Alexandria remain first to-go resort for Egyptian vacationers?

Mon, 01 Aug 2022 - 01:58 GMT

The Mediterranean city of Alexandria is the first resort for Egyptians who want to spend the summer vacation.

Youssef Rady, Alexandria’s Famous Fresca Seller, Left our World with a Good Memory Behind

Thu, 28 Jul 2022 - 03:07 GMT

A year or two ago, some social media posts went viral on Facebook and Instagram about a man in Alexandria selling fresca ‘a wafer-like Egyptian sweet snack’

Dina el-Wedidi to perform in Egypt's Opera House on July 31

Thu, 28 Jul 2022 - 11:59 GMT

Wedidi and her band will present a performance that blends traditional arts and ancient folk singing with modern music.

Egypt’s Medhat Saleh to perform at Alexandria August 5, as part of the Summer Festival for Music & Singing

Wed, 27 Jul 2022 - 12:06 GMT

Egypt’s Medhat Saleh to perform at Alexandria August 5, as part of the Summer Festival for Music & Singing

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