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Mexican authorities are holding the travel agency responsible for the killing of eight Mexican tourists in Egypt in September 2015.   Mexican Foreign Minister Claudia Ruiz Massieu said in a press conference on Wednesday that the Egyptian...
A delegation of four Russian military officials arrived in Cairo Saturday to discuss cooperation between both countries, DPA quoted sources as saying.   Egypt has sought closer cooperation with Russia since the ouster of former president...
Twenty hot air balloons rose above Luxor before sunrise on Thursday at Karnak to commemorate the 93rd anniversary of the discovery of Tutankhamun's tomb. The flying balloons carried tourists for free above the archaeological site, which includes...
Deputy Syrian Foreign Minister Faisal al-Mekdad welcomed Egypt's stance on Russian military operations in Syria, reported the Syrian Arab News Agency on Thursday.   Mekdad stressed the need to revitalize Syrian-Egyptian relations as both...
More than 300 competitors from 20 countries are competing for 18 titles in the World Beard and Moustache Championships in Austria’s Leogang village on Saturday, October 3.   The 350 participants will compete for different categories of...
The ancient Pharaonic tomb of Horemheb in Luxor will reopen to visitors on November 4, Antiquities Minister Mamdouh al-Damaty said Tuesday during a follow-up tour on the renovation done on the tomb, which is located in the Valley of the Kings....
Indonesian workers, specifically housemaids and drivers, have been banned from working in several Middle Eastern countries, including Egypt, according to sources in the Indonesian government.    As news of the ban was announced, the...
The 152-ship Chinese naval fleet arrived in Alexandria harbor on Wednesday with a grand official welcoming ceremony held by the Chinese consulate and the general consulate in Alexandria.   More than 300 people attended the ceremony, including...
Yemeni airlines made the first flight in a month from Cairo to Yemen’s capital Sanaa on Wednesday, sources at Cairo International Airport told DPA.   The flight was approved by the Saudi-led military alliance fighting Yemen’s Iran-...
Cairo International Airport received 157 Palestinians coming from and heading to Gaza Strip through the Rafah land crossing on Wednesday, which Egypt opened on Monday.   Official sources at the airport said 63 Palestinians arrived from...