Fayoum

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.

Egypt's Damietta receives LE4.2B in public investments in FY2020/21

Tue, 12 Jan 2021 - 08:16 GMT

El-Said also said that this year’s public investments budget for the governorate is a 29% increase from the previous plan.

Egypt's Fayoum to receive LE491.5M in public investments in FY2020/21

Wed, 06 Jan 2021 - 05:05 GMT

The delegation’s visit included field trips to several projects that are underway.

Egypt uncovers 28 gold dinars dating back to Abbasid era in Fayoum

Fri, 13 Nov 2020 - 02:30 GMT

A collection of 28 gold dinars as well as five small coins were discovered in Fayoum by Egyptian-Russian archaeological mission.

What you don't know about sun alignment phenomenon in Egypt

Sun, 25 Oct 2020 - 05:23 GMT

On October 22 of every year, scientists renew their interest in the astounding progress that the Pharaohs of ancient Egypt reached in the field of astronomy, thanks to the sun alignment phenomenon, where the sun illuminates the face of Ramses II statue in Abu Simbel.

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.

Libya’s stability, unity are in Egypt’s interests: Sisi

Thu, 26 Dec 2019 - 10:18 GMT

The big countries of the world started to feel the necessity to find a solution to the Libyan crisis and to seek stability of the Middle East, Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said on Wednesday.

Sisi briefed on details of integrated animal production complex project in Fayoum

Wed, 25 Dec 2019 - 09:39 GMT

Chairman of the National Contracting Company said that the administrative area was built on an area of 30 feddans which comprises a main premises.

Sisi inaugurates animal production complex in Fayoum

Wed, 25 Dec 2019 - 09:34 GMT

The project is part of efforts exerted by the government to narrow a food gap in the country and secure animal protein at good prices.

Restored state-owned lands put out to tender

Sat, 30 Nov 2019 - 02:26 GMT

Those are located in Alexandria, Sohag, Sharqeya, and Fayoum.

No foot-and-mouth virus found in Fayoum: official

Sat, 07 Sep 2019 - 07:49 GMT

Head of Fayoum's Veterinary Medicine Directorate Mohamed Aql dismissed on Friday reports about the spread of the foot-and-mouth disease virus (FMD) in the governorate.

EFEO to resume excavation in Fayoum for 3rd season: official

Thu, 23 May 2019 - 09:00 GMT

The director of the Fayoum antiquities authority said that many foreign missions have excavated Fayoum's antiquities this season.

Hosny to perform at ERU to support Cancer hospital in Fayoum

Sat, 04 May 2019 - 11:47 GMT

Prominent Egyptian singer Tamer Hosny will perform a concert at the Egyptian Russian University on Saturday, May 4.

Egyptian officers rescued 11 Chinese tourists

Sun, 24 Mar 2019 - 12:38 GMT

Egyptian policemen rescued 11 Chinese tourists who lost their way on a Safari trip in the desert of Fayoum.

Tuna el-Gebel excavation findings to be displayed in the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir

Wed, 20 Mar 2019 - 01:52 GMT

The Egyptian Museum in Tahrir will organize an exhibition of artifacts from the discovery of the Tuna el-Gebel region in Al Minya.

Fayoum records highest HCV rate among Egyptian students

Tue, 22 Jan 2019 - 09:15 GMT

The council affirmed that they will all be treated at the expense of the state's Health Insurance General Authority.

1st stage of restoration works in Madi village begins

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 - 02:01 GMT

The Ministry of Antiquities announced starting the first phase of the restoration works in Madi village, south-west of Fayoum.

Burial well dating back to Middle Kingdom uncovered

Fri, 07 Dec 2018 - 10:51 GMT

The archaeological mission working in the archaeological site of al-Khalwa area, Fayoum, has uncovered a burial well, located to the east of the Prince Waji’s tomb.

Egypt to be declared slum-free country by end of 2019

Sun, 02 Dec 2018 - 01:00 GMT

Ministry of Housing has succeeded in developing around 80 percent of Egypt’s unsafe informal areas, declaring that Egypt will be a slum-free country by the end of 2019.

Fantastic al-Fayoum

Mon, 26 Nov 2018 - 09:48 GMT

Fayoum’s rolling sandy hills and calm salt waters of Lake Qarun make for a bucolic and stress-free jaunt, offering amazing vistas, crafts and hospitality.

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