Discovery

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.

110 tombs spanning back to 3 different ancient Egyptian eras discovered in Egypt’s Dakahlia

Tue, 27 Apr 2021 - 02:22 GMT

The civilizations of Lower Egypt are known as Boto 1 and 2, the Naqada III civilization and the Second Transition Era known as the Hyksos Period

Egypt uncovers Mud brick buildings dating back to the fourth,seventh centuries AD in Bahariya Oasis

Sat, 13 Mar 2021 - 03:29 GMT

Egypt uncovers Mud brick buildings dating back to the fourth,seventh centuries AD in Bahariya Oasis.

Egypt discovers 16 burials in Taposiris Magna Temple in western Alexandria

Fri, 29 Jan 2021 - 09:02 GMT

Egypt discovers 16 burials in Taposiris Magna Temple in western Alexandria.

Discovery of the remains of a Roman fort in Aswan

Mon, 18 Jan 2021 - 02:59 GMT

The Supreme Council of Antiquities’ Egyptian archaeological mission, operating at the Shiha Fort site in Aswan Governorate, managed to uncover the remains of a Roman fort that includes the remains of a church from the early Coptic era, and the remains of a temple from the Ptolemaic period.

Coffins, mummies found in new discovery at Saqqara dating back to the New Kingdom

Mon, 11 Jan 2021 - 01:25 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities is preparing to announce a large archaeological discovery in Saqqara antiquities area. The discovery was made by the Egyptian archaeological mission working next to the pyramid of King Teti I.

Eni announces new oil discovery in Egypt's Western Desert

Wed, 23 Dec 2020 - 02:55 GMT

The discovery was achieved through the Arcadia 9 well, drilled on the Arcadia South structure, which is located 1.5 km south of the main Arcadia field already in production.

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.

New archaeological discovery in Tuna al-Gabal

Sun, 25 Oct 2020 - 03:35 GMT

The Egyptian archaeological mission working in the antiquities area of Al-Ghuraifah in Tuna al-Gabal, Minya Governorate, uncovered the tomb of the supervisor of ancient Egypt's royal treasury.

Egypt’s archeological mission uncovers amulets, figurines in sarcophagus in Minya

Mon, 12 Oct 2020 - 10:07 GMT

Egyptian archeological mission uncovered amulets and scarab figurines of different shapes and sizes inside a sarcophagus in the Al-Ghoreifa archaeological site in Minya, Upper Egypt.

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism and Antiquites announced the discovery of cache of sealed coffins in Saqqara

Mon, 07 Sep 2020 - 11:11 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities announced that more than 13 intact and sealed coffins were discovered in Saqqara, which is considered massive discovery.

What you need to know about Abydos discovery

Sat, 25 Jul 2020 - 09:37 GMT

Egypt discovers holes dating back to Ptolemaic era that has high religious significance.

Egypt announces discovering burning ovens, mud brick wall dating back to late Roman Empire

Mon, 22 Jun 2020 - 09:25 GMT

The Egyptian mission responsible of the restoration of Kebbash road discovers a number of round ovens for burning mud bricks that bear burning marks, and a huge mud wall.

New petroleum discovery in Gulf of Suez: Ministry

Thu, 18 Jun 2020 - 10:31 GMT

The discovery was made by PetroGulf Misr Oil Company, Byco Petroleum and KUFPEC Egypt Limited.

Egypt announces new discoveries, studies at the Mummification Workshop Complex at Saqqara

Sun, 03 May 2020 - 01:26 GMT

a new burial chamber was uncovered at the bottom of the communal burial shaft (30 m. deep) of the Mummification Workshop, discovered along with a large tomb complex with five burial chambers in 2018.

New study reveals secrets of coral resistance in Northern Red Sea to climate change

Tue, 03 Mar 2020 - 12:00 GMT

“The newly discovered algae have not been recorded elsewhere, and likely playing important roles for heat resistance in the northern Red Sea," said the study author Eslam Osman.

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.

Learn about the archaeological building discovered in Sinai

Wed, 31 Jul 2019 - 01:10 GMT

The Ministry of Antiquities announced the discovery of part of a huge building from the Greek-Roman era, built with red bricks and limestone.

Noble Energy contemplates boosting investments in Egypt

Mon, 20 May 2019 - 12:55 GMT

Noble Energy chairman met with President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi in Cairo on Monday.

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