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.

Ptolemaic-era temple discovered in Sohag

Sun, 17 Nov 2019 - 03:27 GMT

The structure of the ancient cemetery was found by chance as excavators supplied sewage lines to the village of Kom Ashqaw in Tama, north of Sohag.

1K literacy classes to be inaugurated in Sohag in November

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 - 11:43 GMT

This comes within the framework of the joint cooperation between Sohag Endowments Directorate and Sohag Literacy and Adult Education Authority.

The future of investment lies in Upper Egypt

Tue, 29 Oct 2019 - 03:30 GMT

Mega projects established in Upper Egypt can be a beacon of hope for smaller ones.

Police free 14-year-old kidnapped child in Sohag

Sat, 21 Sep 2019 - 11:59 GMT

Police authorities in Sohag have managed, in 48-hours, to free a 14-year-old boy who was abducted for a LE3 million ransom.

Min.: Study underway on stones discovered in Sohag

Wed, 11 Sep 2019 - 01:50 GMT

The limestone was discovered during the work of a contracting company to complete the sewage project in the village.

In pics: Toutou tomb uncovered in Sohag

Sat, 06 Apr 2019 - 12:10 GMT

A well-painted Ptolemaic-era tomb was discovered at Al-Dayabat archaeological site in Sohag governorate on Friday.

USAID Inaugurates Wastewater System, Career Center for Sohag Residents

Thu, 07 Mar 2019 - 02:53 GMT

US Embassy in Cairo announced operating two projects in the Upper Egypt's governorate of Sohag, in support of Egypt's goal to meet educational and sanitation needs of all people across the country.

3 police officers sentenced to 3 years in jail in Upper Egypt

Tue, 12 Feb 2019 - 12:56 GMT

Three police officers were sentenced to three years in prison over charges of torturing a citizen to death in Sohag, Upper Egypt.

Min. of Antiquities starts restoring Ramses II statue in Akhmim

Thu, 07 Feb 2019 - 03:33 GMT

The Ministry of Antiquities started working on the restoration of Ramses II statue in the area of Akhmim in Sohag governorate

EU to finance 71.5 million euro projects in Sohag

Thu, 24 Jan 2019 - 10:58 GMT

The projects will take 30 months to see daylight starting from the day work was initiated.