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Pics: Canadian amb., UNFP representative in Egypt participate in Luxor traditional dance while visiting local projects

Wed, 08 Dec 2021 - 11:56 GMT

Canadian Ambassador to Cairo Louis Dumas and UNFP representative in Egypt Frederika Meijer spent 48 hours in Cairo to follow up on grass roots projects in cooperation with the government while also enjoying the local culture.

Egypt, Albania sign 3 MoUs in cultural field, discuss operation of direct flights between Cairo, Tirana

Sat, 23 Oct 2021 - 02:43 GMT

Egyptian Prime Minister directed the government to study the Albanian side's proposal and to develop a clear vision for it in the near future.

Korean Cultural Caravan brings Korean culture closer to Port Said

Sat, 25 Sep 2021 - 03:52 GMT

The Caravan included the an exhibition of Korean traditional culture, food, movie screenings of two films "Birthday" and "Honest Candidate", as well as painting workshop and three lectures on the basics of Korean language.

Egypt's FM urges intensification of efforts with Sierra Leone against terrorist, criminal groups in Sahel

Tue, 24 Aug 2021 - 01:45 GMT

The minister added that such cooperation has to include "reconstruction and post-conflict development endeavors."

In Pics: Egypt’s Sisi briefed on construction of ‘City of Arts’ in new Alamein

Tue, 20 Jul 2021 - 08:49 GMT

The city includes complexes for cinemas, restaurants, an open Roman theater for concerts and musical performances, and an opera house, in addition to training halls and exhibition halls.

K-literature month, open call to explore new worlds of Korean culture

Mon, 05 Jul 2021 - 08:53 GMT

The events will include a series of video interviews that will be broadcasted on the Center's YouTube channel with a number of translators and critics on their experiences with Korean literature.

Canada’s CN Tower lit up in Egypt’s flag colors marking ‘Month of Egyptian Civilization and Heritage’

Sat, 03 Jul 2021 - 12:25 GMT

For the third year in a row, the Canadian city of Ontario is raising the Egyptian flag on the parliament building to acquaint the world with Egypt's long history, pivotal role and precious civilization.

The Unexpected Origins of 5 Popular Foods

Sun, 20 Jun 2021 - 04:00 GMT

Have you ever wondered about the origins of hamburgers or cheesecakes? There are certain foods and dishes that have grown popular associated with cuisine from a certain country while in fact they were originated somewhere else.

President Sisi commends UNESCO support for Egypt

Sun, 04 Apr 2021 - 06:19 GMT

The President also affirmed that the State has followed a balanced path in this respect between development efforts and the preservation of the value and integrity of the unique archaeological sites, including the development of all historical areas in Cairo.

AU official presents activities undertaken in 'Art and Culture Year'

Wed, 03 Mar 2021 - 06:30 GMT

Head of Culture Division at the African Union Commission (AUC) Angela Martins spoke Wednesday in Aswan Forum for Peace and Development.

Egypt, Tunisia to establish maritime trade route

Fri, 08 Jan 2021 - 05:39 GMT

It has been agreed to make 2021 a year of the Tunisian-Egyptian culture via holding mutual cultural activities between the two countries.

Egypt allocates LE 6.3B to support tourism, culture, aviation sectors

Wed, 06 Jan 2021 - 01:33 GMT

LE 3.2 billion were allocated during the current fiscal year to support the tourism and cultural sectors, and LE 3.1 billion for the aviation sector.

Egypt to hold ‘Ramses & Pharaoh’s Gold’ exhibition in 5 countries

Wed, 23 Dec 2020 - 02:05 GMT

The Cabinet has approved to hold an exhibition entitled “Ramsis and the Pharaohs’ Gold” in five international cities during the period from November 2021 to January 2025.

Saint Simon Monastery: A Deeper Look Into Egypt’s Massive Cave Church

Mon, 21 Dec 2020 - 01:08 GMT

Nestled at the heart of Mokattam Mountain St. Simon Monastery is the largest church not only in Egypt but also in the Middle East.

PM follows up initiative to promote Egypt's cultural relations with world's countries

Fri, 16 Oct 2020 - 08:24 GMT

PM follows up initiative to promote Egypt's cultural relations with world's countries.

Cultural, artistic events to be held on Thursday

Thu, 01 Oct 2020 - 04:11 GMT

The Alexandria Book Fair is launched in the land of Kouta, which is inaugurated by Minister of Culture, Inas Abdel Dayem, to be the first local authority exhibition after a period of hiatus to limit the spread of coronavirus. The fair will take place on October 1-10.

Numerous culture, artistic events to be held on Sept. 28

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 - 02:05 GMT

A number of cultural and artistic events will be held today, including the Supreme Council of Culture's celebration of the death anniversary of Egypt’s former leader Gamal Abdel Nasser.

In pics: U.S. Ambassador Visits Cultural Heritage Preservation Sites in Luxor

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 - 02:42 GMT

U.S. Ambassador Jonathan R. Cohen visited Luxor on Thursday, September 17 to visit Egyptian cultural heritage sites that the U.S. has helped preserve.

Twinning initiatives assure deep Egypt-Italy relations: Ambassador

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 - 12:12 GMT

He explained that such cooperation is important to consolidate and strengthen bilateral relations between both countries.

Egypt applies for 8th world heritage site with Natrun Valley

Mon, 24 Feb 2020 - 08:00 GMT

For the first time in 17 years, Egypt has applied the Natrun Valley monastery complex to the UNESCO World Heritage List in hopes it becomes the eighth site of the country's.

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