Category: EGYPT

Italy returns two Greco-Roman artifacts to Egypt

The Egyptian embassy in Italy announced that two smuggled Greco-Roman artifacts had been seized in the Genoa region of Italy. The first selected piece is the upper part of the woman's statue, and...

Hurghada Airport met the first tourist flight from Romania with roses and sweets

On Thursday, Hurghada Airport took the first tourist flight from Bucharest with 190 passengers on board. Wizz Air is expected to operate two flights a week to Hurghada Airport. Upon arrival, passengers were greeted...

Pope Tawadros II led the Mass of Good Friday at the Abbas Cathedral in Cairo

Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and the Patriarch of the Throne of St. Mark led a Good Friday service at the Coptic Orthodox Cathedral in the Abbas region of Cairo. A number of...

In Egypt, a large-scale archaeological discovery – the discovery of 110 tombs

An archeological mission operating in the Kom al-Khaledjan area of ​​Dakalia province, led by Sayed al-Talhawi, has succeeded in uncovering 110 tombs dating to three different ancient eras. Among the burials found are...

A state of emergency is being declared in Egypt due to a threat to national security

Egypt’s House of Representatives approved in its plenary session on Tuesday to impose a state of emergency for three months. President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi issued the decision to impose the state of emergency,...

Egypt’s Suez Canal Authority denies reports of arrest of EVER GIVEN crew members

On Monday, the Egyptian Suez Canal Authority (SCA) denied rumors of the arrest of EVER GIVEN crew members. SCA Chief Admiral Osama Rabi said in a statement that the authorities did not object...

Egypt expects more than 1 million Russian tourists in 2021

Egypt expects more than a million Russian tourists in 2021, as direct flights between the two countries, including the Red Sea resorts of Sharm el-Sheikh and Hurghada, are expected to resume in...

In Egypt, set a minimum price for hotel accommodation

Dr. Khaled El-Enani, Minister of Tourism and Antiquities, decided to set minimum prices for hotel accommodation in consultation with the Egyptian Tourism Federation. The decision stipulates that the minimum price for accommodation (of...