Cleopatra

How did Champollion decipher the hieroglyphs on the Rosetta Stone?

Mon, 27 Sep 2021 - 10:52 GMT

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

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.

On International Women’s Day: Familiarize yourself with women who ruled Egypt

Mon, 08 Mar 2021 - 05:34 GMT

On March 8 of every year, the world celebrates International Women’s Day, for she is the mother, sister, friend, fighter and sometimes, the ruler.

Naomi Campbell wishes to play Cleopatra in Hollywood, Zahi Hawass

Thu, 21 Jan 2021 - 03:22 GMT

Renowned archaeologist Zahi Hawass stated that he is friends with the British model Naomi Campbell, who is currently visiting Egypt.

Story of the Ptolemaic era: What did the Macedonians do in Egypt?

Wed, 20 Jan 2021 - 03:49 GMT

Egypt became part of the Macedonian Empire after the victory of Alexander the Great over the Persian king Dara III in 332 BC.

Egypt’s Zahi Hawass: ‘’25 foreign ambassadors in Egypt I consider to be the ambassadors of queen Cleopatra

Sat, 08 Aug 2020 - 05:27 GMT

In an article published in Ahram Online, acclaimed Egyptian Egyptologist Zahi Hawass said that 25 foreign ambassadors in Egypt he considers to be queen Cleopatra’s ambassadors.

Is Cleopatra tomb located at Abu Sir near Alexandria ?

Sat, 13 Jun 2020 - 02:41 GMT

Professor of Greco-Roman Archaeology in Tanta University Salwa Hussein said that there is no scientific proofs that Queen Cleopatra's tomb is located at Abu Sir area near Alexandria because the area is very ordinary.

Cleopatra Cemetery in Egypt: New documentary to present evidence

Thu, 11 Jun 2020 - 02:47 GMT

Scientists will present evidence that the cemetery of Cleopatra is located in Egypt's Nile Delta in a documentary set to be released soon.

Cleopatra chairman denies rumors of protesting workers

Tue, 24 Sep 2019 - 12:05 GMT

“Cleopatra is an Egyptian company supports the Egyptian state with all its financial and investment resources,” said Mohamed Abou El Enein.

Eastern Company issues new cigarette prices

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 - 01:56 GMT

The prices of cigarettes will increase by LE 2-3 per pack according to the new amendments.

Alexandria celebrates World Tourism Day

Wed, 27 Sep 2017 - 06:53 GMT

Shedding the light on the importance of sunken monuments in Alexandria, Alexandra Dive is celebrating World Tourism Day September 30.

Egypt, France conduct Cleopatra 2017 naval exercises

Mon, 10 Jul 2017 - 01:15 GMT

Egypt and France are conducting naval exercises code-named "Cleopatra 2017".

Shot on Location

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 - 01:12 GMT

Throwback to three classic movies shot in Egypt

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