National Alliance for Civil Action provides large number of fishing boats to help fishermen in Qena

Mon, 11 Dec 2023 - 11:03 GMT

The National Alliance for Civil Action brings together more than 34 development and service entities to serve the people of the governorates and provide aid to those who need it.

Know more about 1st sugar cane field to use modern irrigation methods in Qena

Sat, 21 Jan 2023 - 12:50 GMT

The experiment succeeded, under the supervision of the Directorate of Agriculture in Qena and the competent authorities, and proved its effectiveness compared to submersion cultivation in other crops.

Egypt’s Qena second governorate free from COVID-19: Ministry

Thu, 14 Apr 2022 - 09:50 GMT

Egypt’s Qena governorate has been declared free from the Coronavirus (Covid 19) for the first time since the outbreak of the virus in March 2022, said the Ministry of Health and Population in a statement on Thursday.

2nd Dendera Festival for Music & Singing kicks off on March 3

Tue, 01 Mar 2022 - 11:46 GMT

The festival will be held from March 3 to March 5 in Egypt’s Qena.

EGP 53.6 bln worth of investments pumped into Upper Egypt governorates- minister

Sat, 25 Dec 2021 - 01:16 GMT

Local Development Minister Mahmoud Shaarawi said Saturday that the government has pumped investments worth 53.6 billion Pounds to implement development projects in the Upper Egypt governorates.

Discovery of suspected archaeological head in Egypt’s Qena

Sun, 12 Dec 2021 - 01:52 GMT

A source revealed that one of the workers responsible for lining the canals in the Qift District found the head of a statue and suspected it is an antiquity.

Haya Karima: 12 schools maintained, water plant, 3 medical complexes built in a village in Qena

Thu, 11 Nov 2021 - 09:06 GMT

A water treatment plant with a capacity of 400 liters per second and 3 medical complexes have been implemented in southern and northern areas of Hejaza.

LE6B spent on introducing utilities in industrial zones at Qena, Sohag

Thu, 22 Jul 2021 - 10:58 GMT

Minister of Local Development, Mahmoud Shaarawy, announced the allocation of about LE19.8 billion to implement the governorates' investment plan during fiscal year 2022-2021.

55,000 year-old skeletal remains to be exhibited in National Museum of Egyptian Civilization

Mon, 29 Mar 2021 - 03:51 GMT

The 55,000 year-old skeleton, which is considered the oldest skeleton in Egypt, will be exhibited in the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization.

Egypt’s Minister of Culture, Governor of Qena launch shows of Confrontation & Roaming Theater

Tue, 16 Mar 2021 - 01:34 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem and Governor of Qena Ashraf al-Daoudi launched the shows of the Confrontation and Roaming Theater in the sixth governorate as part of the ministry’s plan to target 14 governorates until June 2021.

Egypt celebrates National Day of Qena on March 3

Wed, 03 Mar 2021 - 04:09 GMT

On March 3, Egypt celebrates the National Day of Qena. On this occasion, ET shed light on the most important archaeological site in this upper Egyptian governorate; The dazzling Temple of Dendera.

2nd phase of Dendara Temple Complex restoration completed, Min. of Tourism & Antiquities

Wed, 03 Mar 2021 - 03:33 GMT

Dendara Temple Complex was built on the western shore of the Nile for the worship of the ancient Egyptian deity Hathor, the goddess of love, beauty and family.

Public investment allocations for Upper Egypt's Sohag, Qena hike by 38%, 62% in FY2020/21

Tue, 29 Dec 2020 - 03:35 GMT

El-Said added that poverty levels in urban and rural Upper Egypt declined by 1.06% and 3.79% respectively, in FY 2019/20, compared to the levels recorded in FY2017/18.

Egyptian, British museums restore colorful mural of ancient tomb

Sun, 20 Dec 2020 - 02:18 GMT

Antiquities experts from the Egyptian and British museums are working hand in hand to restore an eye-popping colorful mural that was discovered in Kom el Ahmar excavation side in Qena governorate, Upper Egypt, lately.

Cost of developing electricity networks in Qena hit LE1.6B in 6 years

Wed, 16 Dec 2020 - 03:19 GMT

The total amount developed and implemented in the electrical network in the Qena Governorate sector during the period from July 2014 to June 2020 amounted to LE 1.6 billion.

Exhibition of Garagos pottery artists launches on Dec. 3

Tue, 01 Dec 2020 - 02:43 GMT

The artistic workshop was founded by the architectural artist Hassan Fathy at the request of one of the French monks of Jesus in the year 53 who was living in the village.

GAFI chief inspects free zone in Qena's Qift

Tue, 25 Aug 2020 - 02:45 GMT

The visit comes within a framework of the State's investment in setting up more development projects in Upper Egypt.

Egypt's Min. of Tourism & Antiquities completed restoration of 3 monasteries in Qena

Tue, 18 Aug 2020 - 05:17 GMT

The Supreme Council of Antiquities completed the restoration of three monasteries in the city of Naqada, Qena Governorate. The council will officially launch them on Aug. 19.

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.

EGP 150 mln allocated to withstand COVID-19 impact on Qena, Sohag: minister

Sat, 02 May 2020 - 02:30 GMT

The allocation aims to secure medical equipment for the fever and isolation hospitals as well as the intensive care units in the Qena and Sohag governorates.