Daily Archives: September 20, 2020

Sports minister kick-starts Egypt Motorcycle Rally

Youth and Sports Minister Ashraf Sobhi on Saturday 19/9/2020 shoot the starting gun of Egypt Motorcycle Rally held under the theme “Egypt is Safe”. Deputy Governor of Giza Ibrahim Al-Shahabi, President of the Egyptian Motorcycle Federation Omar Haridi, and Assistant

920,000 citizens registered for comprehensive health insurance system in Ismailia

Up to 920,000 citizens have been registered for the comprehensive health insurance system in Ismailia, Health and Population Minister Hala Zayed announced on Saturday 19/9/2020. Paying an inspection tour of Ismailia Medical Complex, the Minister affirmed that all medical and

Egypt reports 128 new coronavirus cases, 17 deaths, 708 recoveries

The Health and Population Ministry said on Saturday 19/9/2020 that 128 new coronavirus cases were detected, upping the total number of confirmed cases to 101,900. In a statement, Spokesperson for the Health Ministry Khaled Megahed said 17 patients have died

Additional 14 coffins discovered in Saqqara Necropolis

The archaeological mission operating at Saqqara Necropolis has found additional 14 coloured wooden coffins inside the newly-discovered 11-meter well at the sacred animal necropolis, the Tourism and Antiquities Ministry announced on Saturday 19/9/2020. The fresh discovery brings the total number

GEM receives 2,000 artifacts, 47 wood pieces of Khufu’s second boat

The Grand Egyptian Museum (GEM) received on Saturday 19/9/2020 some 2,000 artifacts from the Egyptian Museum in downtown Cairo, Tell el-Yahudiya (Jews’ Hill) in Qalyubia, and the Giza Necropolis. The GEM has so far received 54,000 ancient pieces in total,

SIS press center denies presence of Lebanese Al Akhbar Newspaper in Egypt

The State Information Service (SIS)’s Foreign Correspondents Press Center said Lebanese Al Akhbar Newspaper has no official headquarters or any accredited correspondents in Egypt. In press statements late Saturday, Director of the SIS’s Foreign Correspondents Press Center Mohamed Imam said,