17 Feb 2017
Antiquities Minister Khaled al-Anany and Luxor governor Mohamed Badr inaugurated on Friday the first center for cloning the tombs of Pharaonic kings and queens.
The officials inaugurated as well the Stoppelaere House near the Valley of the...
14 Feb 2017
Antiquities Minister Khaled al-Anany inaugurated on Tuesday, February 7, the Hunting Museum of Prince Mohamed Ali's Palace in Manial, where hunting trophies belonging to the royal family members are displayed.
10 Feb 2017
Antiquities Minister Khaled al-Anany held on Thursday a press conference at Rietberg Museum in Zurich, hours ahead of opening the Egyptian antiquities museum‘s exhibition ‘Osiris - Egypt’s Sunken Mysteries’, that...
09 Feb 2017
Aswan University Hospital concluded on Wednesday tomography and diagnostic radiography on four archaeological mummies that were unearthed from the western bank in Aswan, in order to find out more about the medical history of their...
07 Feb 2017
A German excavation team has discovered the remnants of a building complex, a mortar pit with children footprints, and a painted wall in Qanatir, east Delta, according to a press release from Mahmoud Afifi, head of the Ancient...
02 Feb 2017
The tourism police seized a set of rare antiquities from a house in Sharqiya, preventing the illegal sale by a student and a housewife to an unauthorized antiquities trader at US$800,000, state-run newspaper Al-Ahram reported on Thursday....
01 Feb 2017
Egypt's embassy in London received on Tuesday two artifacts that had been put for sale at a London auction house.
The director general of the Retrieved Antiquities Department of the Antiquities Ministry, Shaaban Abdel Gawad,...
31 Jan 2017
An archaeological Japanese mission in Egypt discovered a new cemetery in Khoja area in the West Bank, Luxor, that likely dates back to the "Ra'amesa" era.
The cemetery is attributed to a person named "Khonso"...
29 Jan 2017
The Egyptian embassy in London retrieved a wooden Ushabti figurine that dates back to the Middle Kingdom period of Ancient Egypt (2050 BC-1800 BC).
The director general of the Retrieved Antiquities Department of the Antiquities Ministry,...
25 Jan 2017
Security services arrested two of the suspects accused of stealing six historic lanterns from the chamber of King Fouad I and Princess Feryal at Refai Mosque, located in Qalaa Square, Cairo.
The theft was reported earlier this month.