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" Siwa Oasis"

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Al-Ahram Weekly - Focus
7/13/2024 3:10:00 PM
The UN has declared Siwa Oasis as one of the most beautiful villages in the world this year, reports Omnia Haridi on a visit to this historic site in Egypt’s Western Desert.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Features
5/10/2024 4:01:00 PM
Mahmoud Bakr captures the multifaceted blessings bestowed upon Siwa Oasis by its salt lakes.

Egypt - Urban & Transport
7/11/2023 2:32:49 PM
Prime Minister Mostafa Mabdouly announced on Monday the completion of the second phase of a megaproject aimed at resolving the agricultural wastewater issue in Siwa Oasis in the Western Desert.

Multimedia - In Pictures
1/27/2023 2:49:00 PM

Egypt - Society
8/15/2022 4:02:21 PM
The drought of Siwa Oasis’ Fatnas Lake – known as the sunset lake – has recently stirred controversy among its local residents with the Ministry of Irrigation and Water Resources announcing the implementation of several measures to develop the irrigation and drainage system in Siwa Oasis and maintaining its agricultural production.

Arts & Culture - Visual Art
6/12/2022 5:40:19 PM
The Cairo Opera House is holding an exhibition of paintings by Egyptian painter Mohamed Abdel-Galil till 18 June at the Salah Taher hall.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Culture
3/2/2021 10:10:05 PM
On the importance of technique in two Cairo exhibitions: at Karim Francis Gallery in Downtown and Picasso Art Gallery in Zamalek

Antiquities - Greco-Roman
11/15/2020 12:59:27 PM
The 13th-century edifice, called 'Shali' or 'home' in the local Siwi language, was built by Berber populations atop a hill in the pristine Siwa oasis, some 600 kilometres (370 miles) southwest of Cairo

Al-Ahram Weekly - Heritage
11/10/2020 8:42:11 PM
The ancient village of Shali in the Siwa Oasis has been preserved for future generations to learn from and enjoy after two years of conservation work

Al-Ahram Weekly - Living
3/9/2020 12:32:00 PM
One Libyan woman’s recent workshop on natural handmade soap for tourists and others in Cairo was an outcome of a very remarkable career

Antiquities - Islamic
10/14/2018 2:32:26 PM
The ancient village of Shali in the Siwa Oasis is to be preserved for future generations to learn from and enjoy

Antiquities - Greco-Roman
4/4/2018 4:51:49 PM

Arts & Culture - Entertainment
6/20/2017 4:06:32 PM
The TV series, based on Taher’s award-winning tale, is set in Siwa Oasis in the wake of Ahmed Orabi’s aborted revolution

Travel - News
10/27/2016 12:41:42 PM
I was very lucky that my six-day trip to Siwa Oasis coincided with the union celebration in Dakrour Mountain

Life & Style - Style
7/2/2016 1:41:38 PM
Adele's choice of dress at the Glastonbury Festival caused quite a stir in Egypt, with many believing the dress inspired by the heritage of Siwa oasis

Egypt - Politics
4/26/2015 6:51:06 PM
Preliminary police investigations revealed that the blaze could have started from a cigarette

Folk - Folk Arts
10/15/2014 11:08:07 AM
As Siwa Oasis celebrates its annual festival, Ahram Online investigates the history behind this ancient celebration

Egypt -
4/24/2014 7:08:39 PM
Security officials say they were able to contain the blaze, which burned fields og olives and dates

Egypt - Politics
2/29/2012 1:26:16 PM
Smuggling gangs set fire to farmland in Siwa Oasis near Egypt-Libya border in revenge at local calls to increase border security, fire extinguished with no fatalities or injuries

Business - Economy
12/17/2010 5:05:13 PM