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" quarry"

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Egypt - Courts & Law
1/10/2023 10:57:56 PM
Egypt’s Public Prosecution has ordered the detainment of three people pending investigation for attempting to loot a 10-ton colossus depicting pharaonic era king Ramses II after they sneaked into the southern quarry area in Upper Egypt governorate of Aswan to illegally excavate for antiquities.

Egypt - Politics
1/3/2021 7:18:54 PM
The president issued directives to develop the quarry system in a way that contributes to establishing clear principles for the relations between investors and the state

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
4/1/2019 2:42:31 PM
The discovery was made at Quweisna quarries

World - International
6/26/2018 9:25:08 PM

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
2/10/2017 11:12:30 AM
Bulldozers from a neighbouring quarry had entered the Dahshour necropolis site

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
1/11/2017 12:04:12 PM
New tombs discovered at Gebel Al-Silsila area in Aswan continue to change perceptions of the nature and role of this ancient Egyptian quarry

Egypt - Politics
1/2/2017 2:42:30 PM
Initial investigations revealed the workers had not been trained to work in the quarry

Antiquities - Greco-Roman
7/2/2015 2:56:35 PM
The Mons Claudianus archaeological site that stretches from the Red Sea to Qena province is to be restored with the view of developing it into an open air museum of Roman era quarrying in Egypt

Multimedia -
6/18/2015 9:41:15 PM
A worker smiles as he poses during his shift at a quarry in the desert of Minya, south of Cairo, Egypt, on 28 May, 2015 (Photo: Reuters)

Multimedia -
4/7/2015 4:49:02 PM
In the desert of southern Egypt, workers in limestone pits look as though they stepped out of a blizzard, covered in the white powder of the stones that are the economic lifeblood of this region.

Egypt -
5/3/2012 11:27:39 AM
Suez governor and board members of stone quarrying company freed by security forces after being surrounded by angry workers protesting 'corrupt' management practices

Egypt - Politics
3/29/2011 5:54:51 PM
More than a thousand quarry workers take to the streets of Suez opposing government corruption

Heritage - Ancient Egypt
2/24/2011 3:57:32 PM
Archaeologists succeeded in thwarting a looting attempt of a 160-ton colossus of the 19th dynasty king Ramses II