Alexandria

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.

Did a Russian mission find ships dating back to the Ptolemaic era in Alexandria?

Sun, 14 Feb 2021 - 05:16 GMT

Director of the center, Sergei Ivanov, indicated that the importance of the archaeological discovery comes from the history and position of Alexandria.

Islam Mahrous Appointed as General Manager of The Sheraton Montazah Hotel, Alexandria

Sun, 07 Feb 2021 - 03:03 GMT

Sheraton Montazah Hotel, Alexandria is pleased to announce the promotion of Islam Mahrous as the General Manager.

Trip Advisor chooses Alexandria among the best popular tourist destinations in the world for 2021

Sat, 30 Jan 2021 - 09:25 GMT

Trip Advisor chooses Alexandria among the best popular tourist destinations in the world for 202.

Egypt discovers 16 burials in Taposiris Magna Temple in western Alexandria

Fri, 29 Jan 2021 - 09:02 GMT

Egypt discovers 16 burials in Taposiris Magna Temple in western Alexandria.

Naomi Campbell wishes to play Cleopatra in Hollywood, Zahi Hawass

Thu, 21 Jan 2021 - 03:22 GMT

Renowned archaeologist Zahi Hawass stated that he is friends with the British model Naomi Campbell, who is currently visiting Egypt.

Egypt approves LE 78.7M to purify Lake Mariout in Alexandria

Sun, 17 Jan 2021 - 09:30 GMT

The cost of the Lake Mariout rehabilitation project amounted to about LE 236.250 million, divided into three tranches, as the first and second tranches were approved during the year 2020.

Unstable weather hits Egypt, heavy rains in Alexandria

Thu, 14 Jan 2021 - 02:37 GMT

Heavy rains hit Alexandria and different parts of the Western North Coast on Thursday. The rains accumulated in the streets and squares and disrupted traffic movement.

El-Horreya Creativity Center calls on Alexandrian creators to participate in "Alexandrian Creativity Status Report" project

Mon, 04 Jan 2021 - 12:52 GMT

The El-Horreya Creativity Center in Alexandria, affiliated to the Cultural Development Fund sector, invited all Alexandrian creators to participate with their works in the "Alexandrian Creativity Status Report" project.

Egyptian authorities order probe into forcing coronavirus-infected student to have test near bathrooms

Fri, 01 Jan 2021 - 04:41 GMT

The student’s father has notified the Naguib Mahfouz Official Language School that his son got infected with the coronavirus two days before his test, but he was told that his son should take the exam; otherwise, he will fail.

Egypt's planning ministry releases Alexandria's 'Citizen Investment Plan'

Thu, 31 Dec 2020 - 02:47 GMT

The value of public investments directed to Alexandria governorate in the 2020/21 plan amounts to LE 16.6 billion

50% discount on all tickets for archeological sites in Alexandria on Jan., Feb. 2021

Thu, 31 Dec 2020 - 12:26 GMT

The decision aims at attracting internal tourism in addition to acquainting the society with the Egyptian civilization.

Former Alexandria Deputy Governor Souad al-Khouly's case of LE900K in illicit gains adjourned

Tue, 29 Dec 2020 - 07:05 GMT

Former deputy of Alexandria Governor Souad al-Khouly had her first court session in her trial for illicit gains amounting to L.E. 900,000 on Tuesday, where the case was adjourned to Feb. 24.

Investigation launched into Alexandria Port fire

Wed, 16 Dec 2020 - 10:38 GMT

Minister of Finance Mohamed Mait ordered launching an investigation into the fire that broke out in the Port of Alexandria on Monday.

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities: Circulating photos of Kom al-Shuqafa are old

Tue, 08 Dec 2020 - 12:31 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities clarified that the circulating photos of Kom al-Shuqafa archeological site are​​ old and do not reflect its current status.

Egypt approves funds for vital projects in Siwa, Alexandria, Habata

Sun, 06 Dec 2020 - 12:07 GMT

It approved an amount of LE 69.67 million to reinforce the plan of the Ministry of Electricity and Renewable Energy for the fiscal year 2020/2021.

General Egyptian Book Organization launches book fair in St. Mark's Cathedral in Alexandria

Tue, 01 Dec 2020 - 01:51 GMT

On Behalf of Egypt’s Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem, Head of the General Egyptian Book Organization Haitham el-Hag Ali and Qus Abram Emil, Under-Secretary of Pope Tawadros II in Alexandria, inaugurated the book fair at St. Mark's Cathedral.

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