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Stolen artifacts
Al-Masry Al-Youm 27 Aug 2015
Police have arrested a painter in Cairo accused of illegal possession of Pharaonic antiquities.   Investigators...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 25 Aug 2015
Three men were found dead in Monufiya, north of Cairo, on Tuesday after they tried to excavate for ancient artifacts....
Fayoum security department
Al-Masry Al-Youm 20 Aug 2015
Rescue teams in Fayoum managed on Wednesday to recover the bodies of four treasure hunters who had dug a deep hole...
Antiquities Minister Mamdouh al-Damaty
Al-Masry Al-Youm 19 Aug 2015
Antiquities Minister Mamdouh al-Damaty has discussed ways of cooperating with Jerry Scott, president of the American...
FILE - In this Tuesday, April 12, 2011 file photo, a wooden statue of Tutankhamun, right, the gilded bronze and wooden trumpet of Tutankhamun and a part of Tutankhamun's fan, left, three of four objects that were missing and returned, are displayed during a news conference in the office of Egypt's Minister of State for Antiquities Zahi Hawass, in Cairo. Taking advantage of Egypt's political upheaval, thieves have gone on a treasure hunt with a spree of illegal digging, preying on the country's ancient pharaonic heritage.
Al-Masry Al-Youm 30 Jul 2015
Prime Minister Ibrahim Mehleb approved on Thursday the decision to put 293 artifacts up for display at a Paris...
Prime Minister Ibrahim Mehleb (M) and Foreign Trade and Industry Minister Mounir Fakhry Abdel Nour inaugurating a handicrafts section at Omar Effendi megastore
Egypt Independent 09 Jul 2015
Prime Minister Ibrahim Mehleb opened on Wednesday a permanent market for handicrafts at the Omar Effendi department...
Artifacts illegally unearthed in Alexandria
Al-Masry Al-Youm 07 Jul 2015
Alexandria police seized 35 illegally obtained artifacts, found in a house west of Alexandria.   The police were...
Antiquities Minister Mamdouh al-Damaty
Al-Masry Al-Youm 07 Jun 2015
Prime Minister Ibrahim Mehleb met with Antiquities Minister Mamdouh al-Damaty on Sunday and discussed the fact that...
Antiquities Minister Mamdouh al-Damaty
Al-Masry Al-Youm 03 Jun 2015
Manager of the ‏‎National Museum of Egyptian Civilization, Khaled al-Enany, has decided to shut down the al-...
Ancient Egyptian antiquities
Al-Masry Al-Youm 07 May 2015
At a seminar organized by the Engineers Syndicate, Abdel Halim Nour Eddin, an expert in archaeology, said 96 percent of...