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Why did the Rosetta Stone carry 3 different writing systems?

Wed, 27 Jul 2022 - 12:16 GMT

Without the Rosetta Stone, we would know nothing of the ancient Egyptians.

Higher Education Ministry announces results of evaluation exams for students returning from Ukraine

Wed, 08 Jun 2022 - 10:50 GMT

Egyptian students of medicine, dentistry, pharmacy and engineering colleges in Ukraine took the exams on May 24-25 to be able to enroll in private or community universities in Egypt.

“Two Hundred Years Since the Deciphering of the Rosetta Stone” lecture to be held in Alexandria on Feb. 23

Tue, 15 Feb 2022 - 11:10 GMT

The Rosetta Stone was discovered by the French expedition in 1799 AD.

Greek Foreign Ministry urges nationals to leave Ethiopia

Mon, 29 Nov 2021 - 04:25 GMT

Greeks who choose to stay in the country should restrict non-essential travel, secure food, water and fuel supplies and to stay in contact with the Greek Embassy in Addis Ababa.

In Pics: Egyptian-Greek air forces carry out air training in Greece

Mon, 25 Oct 2021 - 11:30 GMT

The training included carrying out several joint air sorties and long-range air operations missions to hone the skills of the airmen and exchange expertise among the participating forces.

Delegation of Egyptian, Greek, Cypriot youths visit Greece as part of NOSTOS initiative

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 - 11:31 GMT

A delegation of Egypt, Greek and Cypriot youths began their visit to Greece as part of the fourth edition of the “Reviving the Roots.. Nostos” presidential initiative.

Egyptian-French archaeological mission discovers warship from Ptolemaic era, remains of Greek funerary area dating back to 4th century BC

Mon, 19 Jul 2021 - 12:51 GMT

The Egyptian-French archaeological mission of the European Institute for Underwater Archeology (IEASM), discovered the wreck of a warship from the Ptolemaic period.

Egyptian, Greek, Cypriot youth visit Great Pyramids of Giza, National Museum of Egyptian Civilization

Thu, 15 Jul 2021 - 12:42 GMT

The Great Giza Pyramids’ area and the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization in Fustat hosted a delegation of Egyptian, Greek and Cypriot youth, as part of the activities of the youth edition of the presidential initiative "Reviving the Roots NOSTOS".

2000-year-old Greek disc baffles scientists

Sun, 11 Jul 2021 - 01:39 GMT

Over the years, researchers have interpreted the disc was a calendar, an astronomy tool, and even a miniature version of a board game.

4th edition of 'Reviving Roots' presidential initiative launched Sunday

Sun, 11 Jul 2021 - 11:19 GMT

President Abdel Fattah El Sisi launched "Reviving Roots" initiative during the tripartite summit that grouped Egypt, Cyprus and Greece in Nicosia in 2017.

203 antique coins seized at Cairo International Airport

Wed, 30 Jun 2021 - 06:57 GMT

The antique coins were in the possession of a passenger.

Were ancient Olympic events any different from those of modern times?

Tue, 08 Jun 2021 - 01:33 GMT

It is known that the ancient Olympic Games were a series of sports competitions conducted by representatives of the cities of ancient Greece, and held in honor of the god Zeus.

Egypt’s FM Shoukry discuss cooperation, regional developments with Greek counterpart Dendias

Thu, 20 May 2021 - 09:46 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry probed Thursday with his Greek counterpart Nikos Dendias boosting relations as well as regional and international files of mutual concern, especially the developments in the Palestinian territories.

Live Science shed light on Egyptian mummy with golden tongue discovered in Taposiris Magna

Tue, 02 Feb 2021 - 03:14 GMT

Live Science website shed light on a discovery in the ancient Egyptian site of Taposiris Magna, west of Alexandria.

How did Champollion decipher the hieroglyphs on the Rosetta Stone?

Sun, 27 Sep 2020 - 03:54 GMT

On September 27, 1822, French Egyptologist Jean-Francois Champollion was able to decipher the ancient Egyptian hieroglyphs after studying the Rosetta Stone.

Press conference: Egyptian, Greek FMs sign deal to establish exclusive economic zone

Thu, 06 Aug 2020 - 03:22 GMT

Dendias affirmed continuous coordination with Egypt at the highest levels and said agreements between Egypt and Greece are in line with the international law.

Greek community in Egypt donates EGP 200K to support Cairo's anti-coronavirus efforts

Sat, 11 Apr 2020 - 12:46 GMT

The donation was made in the name of the Greek Orthodox Church of Alexandria and entire Africa, the ministry said in a statement Saturday.

Egypt, Greece ministers tackle combating illegal trafficking in antiquities

Sat, 22 Feb 2020 - 10:25 GMT

Anani said he agreed with Mendoni on exchanging expertise in the field of museum work in light of the forthcoming inauguration of the Graeco-Roman Museum.

Egyptian, Cypriot, Greek summit to be held Tuesday

Sun, 06 Oct 2019 - 10:36 GMT

Sisi, Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades and Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis will call for discarding terrorism, extremism.

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