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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 - Tourism
10/20/2023 1:49:27 PM
A historic moment unfolded today at the 25th Annual General Assembly of the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) in Samarkand, Uzbekistan, as Dahshur in Giza Governorate and Siwa in Matrouh Governorate clinched the coveted title of UNWTO Best Tourism Villages for the year 2023.

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.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Focus
3/21/2023 10:44:08 PM
Ramadan traditions have hardly changed over the centuries, but each part of Egypt has its own customs and festivities.

Business - Economy
3/12/2023 8:55:02 PM
The Egyptian government announced on Sunday that it would begin listing two military-affiliated National Petroleum Company (NPC) and National Co. for Natural Water in Siwa (Safi) to investors.

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.

Heritage - Heritage special
7/31/2022 6:27:23 PM
Last Wednesday, under the auspices of the Egyptian Minister of Culture Inas Abdel-Dayem, the National Organisation for Urban Harmony (NOUH) headed by Mohamed Abu Seida, celebrated the launch of its latest publication titled “Siwa: An Urban Story.”

Business - Economy
7/21/2022 1:25:51 PM
Egypt’s cabinet has approved in its weekly Wednesday meeting preparing two national companies for their stakes to be offered for sale on the Egyptian Exchange (EGX).

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.

Egypt - Politics
7/5/2021 5:34:32 PM
The institution’s Cultural Committee inscribed the new sites during its last meeting in Rabat, Morocco, after the Egyptian Ministry of Tourism submitted files of these sites’ archaeological and artistic dimensions

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

Arts & Culture - Music
1/28/2021 7:15:35 PM
The band brings together numerous music genres -- traditional Egyptian and Oriental grooves, Sufi traditions, Western classical music, European ethnic music and jazz improvisation -- into one melting pot

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

Egypt - Politics
11/12/2018 1:17:05 PM

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

Business - Economy
5/17/2018 8:52:15 AM
Rising prices have meant that more people will have difficulty meeting their basic needs in Ramadan this year, but the government is stepping in to help

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

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