Egypt confirms executing 2nd phase of High-Speed Electric Train to reach Matrouh

Wed, 10 Mar 2021 - 12:04 GMT

The lengths of the first and second phases are 460 kilometers and 200 kilometers, respectively.

Egypt's Planning Ministry displays Matrouh’s "Citizen Investment Plan" for FY 2020/21

Sun, 03 Jan 2021 - 11:19 GMT

The number of development projects taking place in Matrouh Governorate under the citizen's investment plan currently stands at 191.

October Panorama welcomes children of the “People of Egypt” initiative

Tue, 01 Dec 2020 - 02:32 GMT

The children wandered through the panorama between the machines and weapons used in war and a scene from the army crossing the canal.

Sisi asks PM to expand water, agricultural project in Matrouh into Western Desert

Mon, 16 Nov 2020 - 10:30 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi asked the prime minister and the minister of agriculture to expand the scope of a water and agricultural project well into the Western Desert in cooperation with the International Fund For Agricultural Development (IFAD).

Egypt's cabinet issues decrees on bad weather, Black Friday, governmental headquarters

Wed, 11 Nov 2020 - 12:07 GMT

In the coming few days, Alexandria and Matrouh governorates will experience heavy rains and fierce winds, the prime minister pointed out.

Egypt upgrades electricity networks in Beheira, Matrouh at cost of LE58M

Mon, 26 Oct 2020 - 01:00 GMT

This comes as a part of the Presidential Initiative project, "Hayah Karima" a decent life for every Egyptian - for every Egyptian.

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.

Egypt ready to receive guests in Red Sea, S. Sinai, Matrouh July: Min.

Mon, 29 Jun 2020 - 12:07 GMT

“With its beautiful sandy beaches, its warm sun and crystal blue waters, Egypt is ready to welcome tourists back” in the three governorates, Enani said.

94 hotels in Egypt’s Red Sea allowed to receive tourists July: official

Fri, 26 Jun 2020 - 11:24 GMT

So far, authorities have inspected 110 hotels in Egypt’s Red Sea governorate to make sure they apply preventive measures, a tourism official said.

Egypt offers huge discounts for tourists, airliners, travel agencies

Sun, 14 Jun 2020 - 12:15 GMT

As Egypt prepares for receiving tourists at Red Sea, South Sinai and Matrouh resorts in July, it has provided highly competitive prices and offers for airliners and travel agencies.

Egypt to resume foreign flights to S. Sinai, Red Sea July: Commission

Thu, 11 Jun 2020 - 12:46 GMT

State Minister of Media and Information Osama Heikal earlier on Thursday said public gardens and beaches will continue to be closed in all governorates until June 30.

7 new coronavirus cases confirmed in Egypt, 7 leave quarantine

Thu, 12 Mar 2020 - 11:21 GMT

The Egyptian Health Ministry on Wednesday confirmed seven new coronavirus cases, bringing the total number of infections to 67. The Egyptian authorities on Sunday confirmed the first coronavirus fatality as a German tourist died.

26 of Egypt's 59 confirmed coronavirus cases test negative

Tue, 10 Mar 2020 - 02:01 GMT

Out of Egypt's 59 confirmed coronavirus cases, the people who have tested negative amounted to 25 Tuesday after receiving the appropriate healthcare.

Initiative to treat poor vision examines 10.6k students in Matrouh

Sun, 24 Nov 2019 - 10:57 GMT

This comes as part of efforts seeking to examine 30,000 students in 151 schools in Matrouh.

Bayram al-Tunisi: Main personality of Literary Conference

Mon, 10 Jun 2019 - 11:25 GMT

In its 34th edition, the Literary Conference of Egypt celebrates iconic late poet Bayram al-Tunisi; one of Egypt’s most famous colloquial poets.

Police besieges hashish smugglers in Matrouh, arrests ringleader

Wed, 13 Feb 2019 - 11:11 GMT

The Interior Ministry said that the network leader was arrested while attempting to elude the police, adding that his car was loaded with 36 hashish bundles.

Roman era statue confiscated in port of Salloum

Mon, 31 Dec 2018 - 02:27 GMT

The archaeological unit of the port of Salloum, in cooperation with the port's police department, confiscated an alabaster statue.

Matrouh to be the first capital of Culture in Egypt

Tue, 18 Dec 2018 - 01:44 GMT

Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem will inaugurate the 33rd edition of the Egyptian Literary Conference in Matrouh on Dec.18 .

Vid.: Chief of Staff inspects joint Arab Shield 1 maneuvers

Wed, 07 Nov 2018 - 12:56 GMT

Chief of Staff Mohamed Farid inspected the “Arab Shield 1” maneuvers at Mohamed Naguib military base in Matrouh, west of Egypt.

Commemoration the 76th anniversary of El Alamein Battle

Sun, 21 Oct 2018 - 11:40 GMT

El Alamein city celebrated on Saturday the 76th anniversary of El Alamein Battle between the Allied and Axis Powers in 1942.