Delegation from EU, German KFW hails covered agricultural drainage project in Egypt’s Fayoum

Sat, 01 Oct 2022 - 08:22 GMT

The project in Fayoum’s Tamiya town is part of the third national drainage program funded by a loan of 43.5 million euros from the KFW and a loan of 38 million euros from the EU to establish covered drainage networks, said director of the program Hala Said.

Discussed: Egypt seeks to enhance Safari, eco-tourism in Fayoum

Wed, 24 Aug 2022 - 10:36 GMT

The project supports the local community in Fayoum, as they are the basis for all development processes.

Egypt's environment minister explains measures taken to rehabilitate Fayoum's Lake Qarun

Mon, 15 Aug 2022 - 01:01 GMT

The lake had been subject to tremendous pollution for years.

Egypt, Energy 3 sign MoU to produce biofuel, graphene from waste

Mon, 16 May 2022 - 12:51 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli attended the signing ceremony Sunday.

Egypt seeks to eliminate pollutant sources of Lake Qaroun

Wed, 27 Apr 2022 - 04:07 GMT

The government is also doing the same with another canal that passes through three governorates.

UK updates travel advice for Egypt, no longer advises against travel to southern South Sinai, Fayoum

Fri, 18 Mar 2022 - 08:42 GMT

The UK Embassy in Egypt announced an update to travel advice for Egypt, saying it no longer advices against travelling to southern South Sinai and Fayoum governorate.

Egypt’s Ptolemaic era witnessed the flourishing of arts & sciences

Wed, 12 Jan 2022 - 11:31 GMT

Ptolemy I completed the construction of the new capital of Egypt, Alexandria.

All you need to know about Solar Alignment in Egypt's Qasr Qaroun Temple

Tue, 21 Dec 2021 - 12:47 GMT

The phenomenon is repeated annually at the dawn of December 21.

Cultural, artistic events of the day

Sun, 12 Sep 2021 - 12:52 GMT

On September 12, numerous cultural and artistic events will take place.

Spanish Embassy organizes meeting with university mission "Tahina Can" as part of study program in Egypt

Wed, 08 Sep 2021 - 01:55 GMT

According to a statement issued by the Spanish Embassy in Cairo on Wednesday, the current session will carry the title "Egypt 2021: In the Footsteps of Herodotus".

Egypt to inaugurate 1st industrial complex in Fayoum to provide job opportunities

Tue, 03 Aug 2021 - 04:07 GMT

Fayoum governorate will soon host the first industrial complex as part of the initiative “Your Work in Your Village” to provide job opportunities for youth and women.

Exhibition of Salah Jahin works extended to Aug. 8

Tue, 03 Aug 2021 - 02:09 GMT

The exhibition is held in cooperation with the Egyptian Caricature Association and the Caricature Museum in Fayoum.

What you need to know about Fayoum’s 1st noise monitoring station

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 - 11:47 GMT

This comes as part of the government’s plan to achieve the targets of the environmental dimension in the Sustainable Development Strategy 2030.

Kom Aushim Museum in Fayoum restored, reopened in 2017

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 - 02:00 GMT

Kom Aushim Museum in Fayoum Governorate is considered one of the most important museums in Egypt that houses rare artifacts.

Good-bye Evelyn Porret: 'Blanket of sadness' covers Egypt's Tunis Village after death of Swiss female potter

Wed, 02 Jun 2021 - 01:22 GMT

The Swiss Founder of Ceramic and Pottery schools in the village of Tunis in Fayoum Evelyn Porret died at 88 years old.

Fayoum, 1st governorate to participate in ‘Explore Egypt’ campaign

Mon, 22 Mar 2021 - 12:57 GMT

The first tourist trip organized by the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities, represented by the ETPB, was launched from Fayoum, as part of the "Explore Egypt" campaign program.

Egypt’s Tourism Promotion Board organizes 5 awareness trips for a number of school, university students & medical staff

Tue, 09 Mar 2021 - 01:29 GMT

The trips came in line with the "Know Your Country" initiative launched by the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities in December 2020 to promote domestic tourism and raise touristic and archaeological awareness among citizens.

Egypt directs LE2.9B public investments to Fayoum in 20/21

Tue, 02 Feb 2021 - 02:28 GMT

The figure reflects an increase of 38 percent compared to the sum the governorate received in FY 2019/20.

Planning Ministry reveals features of Fayoum's Citizen Investment Plan in FY2020/21

Tue, 02 Feb 2021 - 01:52 GMT

The minister notes that 191 development projects are being implemented in the governorate at LE 2.9 billion.

Story of the Ptolemaic era: What did the Macedonians do in Egypt?

Wed, 20 Jan 2021 - 03:49 GMT

Egypt became part of the Macedonian Empire after the victory of Alexander the Great over the Persian king Dara III in 332 BC.