Zahi Hawass

German News Agency sheds light on Hawass’ tour in newly discovered ‘Lost City’

Tue, 13 Apr 2021 - 02:02 GMT

The German News Agency shed light on a tour with renowned archaeologist Zahi Hawass, while he was explaining the secrets of the Lost City that was discovered in Luxor.

Secrets of Luxor’s ‘Lost Golden City’ continue to dazzle the world

Mon, 12 Apr 2021 - 03:04 GMT

The city is dubbed the “Rising of Aten” and was discovered by the renowned archaeologist Zahi Hawass, head of the Egyptian mission in the west of Luxor Governorate.

Renowned archaeologist Zahi Hawass announces discovery of Luxor’s ‘Lost City’

Thu, 08 Apr 2021 - 01:42 GMT

Its history spans back to the reign of King Amenhotep III. The city continued to be used by King Tutankhamun, that is, 3000 years ago.

New archaeological discovery in Luxor to be announced from Bibliotheca Alexandrina on April 10

Tue, 06 Apr 2021 - 02:39 GMT

Director of the Bibliotheca Alexandrina Mostafa El-Feki announced that Zahi Hawass Center for Egyptology in the Library will announce a new archaeological discovery in Habu City in Luxor, in cooperation with the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities, on April 10.

Recent Egyptian study on the Pharaoh Seqenenre Tao II reveals new secrets about his death

Wed, 17 Feb 2021 - 02:17 GMT

The study says modern medical technology helped tell the story of an ancient Egyptian king, who died in order to reunify Egypt in the 16th century BC.

Hawass invites Manea bin Rashid Al-Maktoum to visit his recent archaeological discoveries

Tue, 02 Feb 2021 - 03:01 GMT

Renowned archaeologist Zahi Hawass invited Sheikh Manea bin Rashid Al-Maktoum, the pioneer of the first cultural renaissance in Dubai and the son of the ruler of Dubai from 1886 to 1894, Sheikh Rashid bin Maktoum, to visit the archaeological discoveries in Saqqara.

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.

Famed British model Naomi Campbell amazed by ancient Egyptian civilization

Tue, 19 Jan 2021 - 08:14 GMT

The British model heard Hawass speak about his new archaeological discovery of tombs and a temple near the Pyramid of King Teti in the ancient Saqqara area.

Foreign website sheds light on Saqqara discoveries

Tue, 19 Jan 2021 - 01:47 GMT

Ancient Origins sheds light on archaeologists excavating Egypt's famous Saqqara region

Zahi Hawass to Ahmed Karima: Your opinion applies to tomb robbers, not archaeologists

Tue, 19 Jan 2021 - 01:42 GMT

Renowned archaeologist Zahi Hawass commented on the opinion of Sheikh Ahmed Karima, professor of comparative jurisprudence at Al-Azhar University, that opening the graves of the Pharaohs is forbidden.

Egypt’s Zahi Hawass presents annual award for Best Archaeological and Restorer in 2020

Sat, 16 Jan 2021 - 09:26 GMT

Egypt’s Zahi Hawass presents annual award for Best Archaeological and Restorer in 2020.

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.

New archaeological discovery in Saqqara to be announced early 2021

Sun, 27 Dec 2020 - 12:40 GMT

In 2021, Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities is preparing to announce a large archaeological discovery.

Cultural events of the day

Wed, 09 Dec 2020 - 01:10 GMT

On December 9, a number of cultural events will be held in several centers and organizations.

Dec. 7 marks the 108th anniversary of discovering Nefertiti’s head statue

Mon, 07 Dec 2020 - 12:05 GMT

Today marks the 108th anniversary of the discovery of the head statue of the Pharaonic Queen Nefertiti, the wife of King Akhenaten, precisely on December 7, 1912 by the German archaeologist Ludwig Borchard.

Egypt's Sphinx hosts 1st tourist group from Spain since COVID-19 pandemic

Sun, 06 Dec 2020 - 12:56 GMT

In front of the Sphinx, renowned Archaeologist Zahi Hawass met with a Spanish tourist group, that included intellectuals, writers, university professors and public figures.

Egypt's tourism & antiquities min. follows up on latest developments in Egypt's Grand Museum

Wed, 11 Nov 2020 - 01:15 GMT

The meeting discussed the latest updates in the museum and the first stage of the pre-set plan for transporting heavy artifacts which was completed.

Egypt's Min. of Tourism & Antiquities, Charles University to honor renowned archaeologist Zahi Hawass on Nov. 7

Wed, 04 Nov 2020 - 03:29 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities and Charles University in Prague will honor the renowned archaeologist Zahi Hawass, due to his enriching contributions and achievements in the field of Egyptology.

Five ways Africa’s antiquities end up in Europe

Mon, 02 Nov 2020 - 02:34 GMT

Africa has suffered greatly from Western colonialism. During this period, colonialism stole the past of these nations and their future.

Polish Ambassador to Egypt grants Enany, Hawass "Order of Merit"

Mon, 26 Oct 2020 - 01:06 GMT

In a ceremony held at the garden of the Polish Embassy in Cairo, the Polish government awarded Khaled el-Enany, Egypt's Minister of Tourism and Antiquities, and Zahi Hawass, the renowned Egyptologist, the Order of Merit of the Republic of Poland.

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