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The meeting comes to discuss the first phase of the museum’s renovation after the artefacts collection of King Tutankhamun were transferred to the Grand Egyptian Museum (GEM) in preparation for its opening in 2020.
Museum located in Al-Gamaleya district, where he lived all of his life, shaped his soul into shining dynamo that brought world irreplaceable literary treasures
Local press portrayed her as modern Egyptian woman, Western press presented her as a helpless woman
Announcement came at celebration of restoring Bent Pyramid
The festival kicks off with a concert by the Jordanian young band JadaL.
Naguib Mahfouz main character of gathering, portrayed in over 100 caricatures
The programme aims to revive the principles of Ancient Egyptian civilization and teach children what the culture was like, as an inseparable part of the Egyptian culture and heritage.
Museum established in 1764, contains over 3m artefacts including Pharaonic ones
Egypt claims statue illegally smuggled from country, Christies refuse to announce buyer
It comes in line with Egypt’s hosting of the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON), as thousands of African natives are visiting Egypt currently to support their football teams.
Exhibition presents 18 artists’ vision of the way they feel about their presence, their visions, and Egypt’s place under the Sun
Passwords, encryptions, firewalls, anti-viruses were all presented to world for 1st time 7,000 years ago by discreet Pharaohs: Saadny
Funeral held for late actor at Al-Sayeda Nafeesah Mosque
Documentation part of ministry of antiquities’ plan to submit places into UNESCO’s Heritage sites list
The itinerary includes 12 statues from different pharaonic eras
Locally known as Ta’meya, the over 1,000 old fried balls are made of fava beans with herbs, spices, and some vegetables
Jinn is Netflix’s first Arabic-language production. It is about a group of teenagers who discover an evil ghost, which is named Jinn in Arabic, at the ancient city of Petra
“Kefaya Plastic” (Enough Plastic) is an online campaign that aims to raise awareness on the severe damage plastic waste can cause to humans and surrounding environment
Competition aims to boost Egyptians’ knowledge on Korean culture, says KCC’ director
The ministry of antiquities announced applying the new system for visually impaired visitors through printing cards with the description of the halls and the showcased relics in the museum
Al-Karma publishes his latest short story collection
Exhibition in Germany brought together 100 cartoons by international artists commenting on global climate emergency
Auction house contacted Egyptian Ministry of Antiquities sending details of statue, other auctioned relics
Top pictures posted on Instagram by amateur photographers
Kingdom to hold seven concerts in the first two days of Eid
For 1st in Middle East, thriller, mystery combined together under one roof with pharaonic twist
The UAE is characterised by iftar on the ground and it has a special character in Ramadan, where tents and trailers are spread on the ground, and on the coasts of the sea as well.
Mosques in India play a pivotal role during this month in invoking the values of benevolence and prayer. They open the doors to all for iftar at sunset and also long prayers during the night
Mosques are decorated in the last 10 days of Ramadan in preparation for the reception of Laylat Al-Qadr, and mosque workers begin to receive hundreds of worshipers in an atmosphere of spirituality
The Biennale is organised by the ministry of culture. It is planned to take part at three venues including the Aisha Fahmy Arts Complex, the Palace of Arts, and the Egyptian Modern Art Museum.