Secretary General of the Supreme Council of Antiquities Mustafa Waziri said that these groups include tourists from Ukraine and France, who arrived in Hurghada on Aug. 31 to spend their vacation on the picturesque beaches of Egypt.
This is within the framework of the documentation of rock inscriptions in South Sinai region.
The Egyptian archeological expedition working in Tal el-Kedwah,northern Sinai unearthedthe remains of an ancient fortress spanning back to the 26th dynasty.
The Egyptian-Italian archaeological mission operating in the Aga Khan cemetery in western Aswan found an ancient tomb.
The New York University Archaeological Mission, working at the Temple of Ramses II in Abydos, uncovered the royal lobby of the palace of Ramses II.
Head of the Museums Department at the Ministry of Antiquities, Elham Salah el-Din, declared that works at the Hurghada Museum are proceeding.
IAE and Ministry of Antiquities will organize the 12th International Congress on Egyptologists,which will be held from November 3-8 in Cairo.
Restoration of Ramses ll is finished after being destroyed for some 1,600 years ago.