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Business - Economy
6/1/2022 3:14:53 PM
The Egyptian Mineral Resources Authority (EMRA) has announced the result of the second round of an international tender to search for gold and minerals in the Eastern Desert in 2020, with eight areas assigned for British, Canadian and Egyptian excavation companies.

Antiquities - Greco-Roman
4/11/2022 5:04:36 PM
During archaeological excavations carried out at Tabet Al-Motaweh area, west of Alexandria, an Egyptian archaeological mission uncovered a Graeco-Roman pottery workshop and a storage building.

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
3/17/2022 12:56:07 PM
Five tombs from the Old Kingdom and First Intermediate eras were recently uncovered during excavations carried out on the northeastern side of King Merenre Pyramid in Saqqara necropolis.

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
3/2/2022 12:02:21 PM
Remains of a large administrative facility from the First Intermediate Period were uncovered during an excavation carried out by an Austrian-Egyptian mission led by Eriny Foster this week at the Upper Egyptian town of Kom Ombo that lies approximately 45 km north of Aswan on the east bank of the Nile River.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Heritage
2/8/2022 9:25:19 PM
The largest ancient Egyptian embalming cachette ever found has been unearthed at the site of Abusir, reports Nevine El-Aref

Egypt - Courts & Law
12/12/2021 6:15:38 PM
Egypt’s Public Prosecution ordered on Sunday the referral of well-known businessman Hassan Rateb to criminal court over charges of financing a gang to illegally excavate antiquates.

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
12/5/2021 1:13:27 PM
Archaeologists have unearthed two Saite tombs with human remains with golden tongues at El-Bahnasa archaeological site in the Upper Egypt governorate of Minya, the Tourism and Antiquities Ministry said on Sunday.

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
10/30/2021 10:30:24 PM
An archaeological mission from Cairo University uncovered the tomb of Ptah-M-Wia, head of the treasury during the reign of King Ramses II, during excavation work at the Saqqara necropolis, a statement by the Egyptian Tourism Ministry said on Saturday.

Heritage - Photo Heritage
9/6/2021 12:50:02 PM
Excavations from the desert to the Nile are the subject of a book by the French Institute of Oriental Archaeology in Cairo

Antiquities -
7/19/2021 1:35:59 PM
Ptolemaic Ship wrecks and a Greek cemetery were submerged in the sunken city

Egypt - Politics
7/6/2021 3:05:24 PM
Hassan Rateb was arrested on 28 June over his alleged involvement in financing a gang of 17 people led by a former MP who were illegally excavating antiquities

Egypt - Politics
6/30/2021 5:01:12 PM
The arrest of Rateb on late-Monday came following his involvement in financing a gang of 17 people, led by former MP Hassanin

Al-Ahram Weekly - Heritage
6/29/2021 7:23:23 PM
Zahi Hawass goes on a tour of Pharaonic monuments at Saqqara outside Cairo and Beni Hassan and Amarna in Middle Egypt

Egypt - Politics
6/29/2021 12:40:01 PM
Rateb, 74, is accused of providing millions of Egyptian pounds to an illegal excavation gang allegedly led by former MP Alaa Hassanin, according to an official statement

Opinion -
2/23/2021 8:32:36 PM
Mutual knowledge-transfer at eye level helps German-Egyptian research teams achieve more comprehensive results and benefit from each other’s skills, writes Cyrill Jean Nunn

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
1/18/2021 5:54:45 PM
An Egyptian excavation mission has uncovered the remains of a Roman fort, an early Coptic church, and a Ptolemaic temple during excavation work carried out at Shiha Fort in Upper Egypt's Aswan.

Egypt - Politics
12/25/2020 7:20:20 PM
He added that the excavation work carried out under the Al-Aqsa Mosque and its surroundings in Jerusalem represents a serious threat to the mosque

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
12/14/2020 5:30:23 PM
The mission has discovered burial shafts with coffins and several artefacts from the New Kingdom

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
6/14/2020 1:12:21 PM
All excavation tools must be disinfected regularly, while the number of workers is not to exceed 30 people in open-air sites and four people inside each tomb or burial shaft

World - Africa
2/15/2020 4:15:14 PM

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