Sohag

Protocol signed to declare Egypt's Sohag as illiteracy-free

Wed, 17 Nov 2021 - 04:13 GMT

A protocol was signed in Upper Egypt’s governorate of Sohag aiming to eliminate illiteracy among citizens in the city.

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.

Ancient-origins sheds light on discovery of 250 graves carved into rocks in Egypt’s Sohag

Thu, 20 May 2021 - 07:58 GMT

The total number might soon exceed 300 graves in the area located in the city center near the old cities of Aswan and Abidos.

Discovery of several tombs in Al-Hamdiya necropolis east of Sohag

Wed, 12 May 2021 - 02:35 GMT

Secretary-General of the Supreme Council of Antiquities Mustafa Waziri said that these tombs have multiple models of about 250 tombs etched at several levels in the mountain.

Investigations into Egypt’s Sohag train collision reveal railway employees’ negligence, forge, drug addiction

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 - 04:56 GMT

The investigations showed that the two trains’ drivers, assistants, and signaling tower employees are involved in the accident.

Public prosecutor orders apprehension of Sohag trains drivers pending investigation

Mon, 29 Mar 2021 - 12:22 GMT

Public Prosecutor Hamada al-Sawy ordered Monday the apprehension of the drivers of both Sohag trains and six others pending investigation.

LE100K for family of victims killed in Sohag train collision, death toll decreases after 20 recovered from coma

Sat, 27 Mar 2021 - 05:11 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly has said measures have been taken to compensate the victims of the Sohag train collision and their families, as well as precautions to avoid such accidents.

Transport minister apologizes for Sohag train collision, promises atomization of railways to avoid human error

Sat, 27 Mar 2021 - 04:13 GMT

Minister of Transport Kamel al-Wazir apologized on Saturday for the Sohag train collision, promising to upgrade the railways in a high-tech system so human error may be avoided.

World Leaders offer condolences to Egypt for victims of Sohag train collision

Sat, 27 Mar 2021 - 02:12 GMT

World leaders expressed their sincere condolences to Egypt after a collision of two trains in Upper Egypt’s governorate of Sohag that left 32 dead and 108 injured on Friday.

Egypt's attorney General orders several measures on Sohag train collision

Fri, 26 Mar 2021 - 11:46 GMT

Egypt's attorney General Hamada el Sawy has ordered a set of measures in investigations into a deadly collision of two trains in Sohag Friday.

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities reveals history of beer in ancient Egypt

Wed, 17 Feb 2021 - 03:06 GMT

The archeological discoveries in Egypt continue. The joint Egyptian-American archaeological mission, headed by Matthew Adams, has recently unveiled what is believed to be the oldest brewery factory in the world.

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.

Public investments directed to Sohag in 20/21 plan rise LE 5.8B

Sun, 15 Nov 2020 - 02:27 GMT

“Public investments in Sohag Governorate are distributed across different sectors, as LE 2.5 billion is allocated to the housing sector, utilities and urban communities, LE 1.56 billion for the local development sector, LE 494.6 million for the education and technical education sector, LE 444 million for the health and population sector, in addition to LE 240 million for higher education and LE 640.4 million for other sectors."

Egypt’s Planning Ministry releases human development plan for Sohag in FY2020/21

Sun, 15 Nov 2020 - 02:25 GMT

It is worth LE5.8 billion, with an increase of 48.7% from the FY 2019/2020 plan.

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.

Egyptian Armed Forces sterilize main venues in 4 Upper Egyptian governorates

Sun, 19 Apr 2020 - 12:56 GMT

The Egyptian Armed Forces sterilized main venues in four Upper Egyptian governorates as well as Cairo and Hurghada city.

Egypt organises 3rd virtual tour for the Red Monastery in Sohag on April 5

Sun, 05 Apr 2020 - 01:55 GMT

The Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities organised the third virtual tour for the distinguished Coptic monument, the Red Monastery, in Sohag. The tour is set to take place on April 5 at 7 p.m.

5 Ptolemaic limestone blocks discovered in Sohag

Tue, 07 Jan 2020 - 02:48 GMT

The Egyptian mission working in Sohag discovered five ancient limestone blocks of different sizes.

Police arrests 9 citizens over illegal excavations in Sohag

Mon, 02 Dec 2019 - 12:38 GMT

Nine individuals were caught while carrying out illegal excavations. Evidence of archaeological Greek and Roman buildings was found under the house.

Restored state-owned lands put out to tender

Sat, 30 Nov 2019 - 02:26 GMT

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

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