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Heritage - Ancient Egypt
6/24/2014 5:34:18 PM
First phase of a new rehabilitation project will regulate the price of horse and camel rides and place souvenir peddlers in a designated area

Heritage - Ancient Egypt
3/19/2014 7:34:05 PM
Minister of Antiquities Mohamed Ibrahim launched today a fundraising drive for the Grand Egyptian Museum, asking tourists to support the project

Heritage - Ancient Egypt
11/2/2013 9:02:14 PM
A limestone block from the ceiling of an unidentified ancient Egyptian mastaba in Giza plateau crumbled due to erosion; the Ministry of State Antiquities will begin restoration of the mastaba on Sunday

Heritage - Ancient Egypt
7/9/2013 8:12:08 PM
French archaeological mission discovers remains of two funeral boats of King Den – dating from roughly 3000 BC – northeast of Egypt's Giza Plateau

Heritage - Ancient Egypt
6/28/2013 5:46:51 PM
Broad range of actors join call to protect Egypt heritage from looting during upcoming protests; enact tight security measures around sites

Heritage - Ancient Egypt
6/17/2013 2:56:15 PM
A newly-established Plateau Committee is to oversee Giza tourist troubles

Egypt - Politics
5/31/2013 6:51:14 PM
Email alert from US embassy in Cairo instructs US nationals to avoid Egypt's iconic Giza Plateau, citing recent incidents of 'criminal conduct' in area

Heritage - Ancient Egypt
4/28/2013 6:44:25 PM
After two years of neglect, the world famous Giza Plateau is spruced up and cleared of garbage

Heritage - Ancient Egypt
2/19/2013 1:02:26 PM
Five artefacts from collection of boy king Tutankhamun are to be transferred to new Grand Egyptian Museum, overlooking Giza plateau, for restoration

Heritage - Ancient Egypt
10/11/2012 6:38:28 PM
Following years of arduous efforts by scientists to rehabilitate Egypt's middle pyramid and tombs first discovered in 1927, people can dive into heart of Old Kingdom again

Multimedia -
8/23/2012 4:22:05 PM
After meeting Egypt's President Morsi, IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde tours historic Giza Plateau

Heritage - Ancient Egypt
7/25/2012 1:26:28 PM
French archaeological mission discovers 3000BC funeral boat of King Den northeast of Giza Plateau, indicating earlier presence at the Archaic period cemetery

Heritage - Ancient Egypt
7/5/2012 9:23:15 PM
New water pumping system at Giza Plateau has ecologists worried about possible damage to Egypt's best-known historical monuments

Heritage - Ancient Egypt
5/26/2012 4:00:43 PM
The Ministry of State for Antiquities started a project to reduce the water table accumulated under the Sphinx at Giza plateau

Heritage - Ancient Egypt
3/18/2012 5:00:00 PM
The tomb of King Khufu’s granddaughter, along with those of five more Old Kingdom noblemen, is to be opened to the public soon

Heritage - Ancient Egypt
2/21/2012 1:20:44 PM
The archaeological team took samples Monday from King Khufu’s second solar boat to determine the exact causes of its deterioration and the best restoration methods

Heritage - Ancient Egypt
2/16/2012 3:19:41 PM
After being buried in the sand for 4,500 years, King Khufu’s second solar boat will soon be displayed next to its twin on Egypt's famous Giza Plateau

Heritage - Ancient Egypt
1/2/2012 12:00:00 PM
Planned 3rd phase to include construction of GEM's main building, built to house some 150,000 artefacts

Heritage - Ancient Egypt
1/1/2012 6:56:13 PM
Minister of state for antiquities visits the Sphinx and Mit-Rahina monuments as the Giza Plateau Development Project moves to the next stage

Heritage - Ancient Egypt
11/19/2011 5:47:14 PM
After protests removed the original supervisor, Hussein Abdel Bassir has been appointed to replace the head of the yet-to-open Grand Egyptian Museum overlooking the Giza Plateau

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