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Abu Simbel Antiquities celebrates 46 years since temple’s rescue

  /  September 24, 2014  /  Culture  /  No Comments

The celebration included issuing postcards with photos of the temple, as well as organising three lectures for students about the rescue process

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Egyptian football roundup: Smouha and Al-Zamalek in Egypt Cup final

  /  July 17, 2014  /  Sports  /  No Comments

Premier League winners Al-Ahly eliminated in semi-finals by Alexandrian side Smouha

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EgyptAir to launch flights to Indian capital of New Delhi: Tourism minister

  /  July 15, 2014  /  Business  /  No Comments

Direct route with 3 flights a week from Cairo to New Delhi to begin service in October

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163 Aswan residents sent to court for “mass murder”

  /  July 14, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Clashes between two tribes in April had left 25 dead and dozens injured

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Tourism authority achieves highest revenues to date, backs Red Sea projects

  /  June 30, 2014  /  Business  /  2 Comments

The Tourism Development Authority’s board of directors, chaired by Minister of Tourism Hisham Zaazou, agreed to a new deadline for development projects for implementation to be completed after late fees payment.

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Feuding families reach government brokered truce in Aswan

  /  June 30, 2014  /  Politics  /  1 Comment

Two feuding families in Aswan reached a government brokered truce on Saturday that would put an end to tensions that last week escalated with the deaths of two members of the Daboudia tribe. State-run Al-Ahram read the rest…

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Security forces arrest two over tribal violence in Aswan

  /  June 29, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Feuding families agree on second truce in three months

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Aswan violence unrelated to previous violence: Interior Ministry

  /  June 28, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Two people were killed last week but the ministry spokesperson says things have now calmed down

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Malaria out break contained: Health minister

  /  June 1, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Infected resident show signs of recovery

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Malaria outbreak infects 13 in Aswan: Health ministry

  /  May 31, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  41 Comments

Ministry says it is taking preventative measures

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Ministry of Tourism considering payment of $7 development fee on behalf of tourism companies

  /  May 18, 2014  /  Business  /  No Comments

This led the ministry to study the option of paying for the development fees instead of the companies.

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There is a conspiracy to weaken the east: Al-Tayeb

  /  May 12, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

The Grand Imam of Al-Azhar shared his thoughts on revolutions in the Middle East, west and east relations, student violence and the tribal crisis in Aswan

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Egypt partakes in celebrating International Migratory Bird day in Aswan: Ministry of Tourism

  /  May 12, 2014  /  Lifestyle  /  2 Comments

Egypt is host to many migratory birds each year

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UPDATE: Military aircraft sent to look for 5 missing citizens in Aswan

  /  May 5, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Defence minister orders search

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Military aircraft sent to look for 5 missing citizens in Aswan

  /  May 5, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  3 Comments

Defence minister orders search

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Aswan tribes commit to peace following bloody clashes that killed 26

  /  May 4, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Arab Bani Hilal tribe and Nubian Daboudya tribes assess financial losses, property damage ahead of reconcilliation ceremony

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Arrests made in connection with Aswan violence

  /  April 16, 2014  /  Politics  /  2 Comments

Two men thought to have been involved in the bloody tribal violence were arrested on Wednesday

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Al-Azhar Grand Imam establishes Aswan peace committee

  /  April 13, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Al-Tayeb stresses need for “love and tolerance” in the wake of tribal violence that killed at least 26

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Al-Tayeb in Aswan for reconciliation

  /  April 12, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  44 Comments

The conflict, which extended for days, left 26 people dead and dozens injured

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Communication services shutdown temporarily in Aswan

  /  April 9, 2014  /  Technology  /  2 Comments

Telecom Egypt says the Tuesday outage occurred due to damage in a communication cable

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Aswan tribal clash death toll reaches 26

  /  April 9, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Victim dies in hospital as groups attempt to extend three-day truce

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Grand Imam of Al Azhar to oversee Aswan tribal dialogue

  /  April 8, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Investigations begin as Adly Mansour stresses accountability for crimes

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Tribes agree to 3 day truce in Aswan

  /  April 7, 2014  /  Politics  /  3 Comments

25 dead, at least 40 wounded in Aswan tribal clashes since Friday

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25 dead, at least 40 wounded as Aswan tribal clashes continue

  /  April 7, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  5 Comments

Two more killed Sunday, 14 arrested Monday

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Dutch tourist accuses hotel worker of attempted rape in Marsa Alam

  /  April 6, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Four cases of sexual assault against tourists have been reported since the beginning of March

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2 dead, 10 injured in renewed Aswan clashes

  /  April 6, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Homes attacked as bloody tribal clashes continue despite army intervention

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23 dead, at least 12 injured in Aswan clashes

  /  April 5, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  7 Comments

After two days of violence, reconciliation and police mediation has failed; governor asks army to intervene

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Abu Simbel’s sun festival

  /  February 26, 2014  /  Tourism  /  1 Comment

The bi-annual festival marks important dates in the life of Ramses II

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Upper Egypt collision kills 19

  /  January 20, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Only survivor in critical condition

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Tourism in the News: Christmas occupancy rates for Luxor and Aswan reach 85%

  /  January 1, 2014  /  Tourism  /  1 Comment

Christmas witnesses a rise in tourists coming from Cairo to Luxor and Aswan

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