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Africa: Egypt

AP - Amr Nabil

Egypt unveils tombs and possibly its oldest ever mummy in new excavation

Jan 27, 2023 | Africa: Egypt

Egyptian archaeologists have uncovered a Pharaonic tomb near the capital Cairo containing a gold leaf-covered mummy that ...

Jan 26, 2023 | Africa: Egypt

Egypt unveiled Thursday a gold-laced mummy and four tombs, including of an ancient king's secret keeper , discovered in ...

Jan 18, 2023 | Africa: Egypt

Entrepreneurial young Egyptians are helping combat their country's huge plastic waste problem by recycling junk-food wra ...

Jan 17, 2023 | Africa: Egypt

With Egypt's economy in crisis, the currency in freefall and inflation skyrocketing, the poor have been hit hard but the ...

Jan 16, 2023 | Africa: Egypt

An Egyptian military court on Sunday sentenced in absentia a Spain-based critic of President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi to lif ...

Jan 13, 2023 | Africa: Egypt

Nearly half a century after it was first shown in Paris in 1976, the sarcophagus of Pharaoh Ramses II will be back on di ...

Jan 11, 2023 | Africa: Egypt

The Egyptian pound traded Wednesday at half its value from March after the central bank intervened for a third time as p ...

Jan 9, 2023 | Africa: Egypt

Suez Canal maritime traffic was normal Monday after a cargo vessel carrying Ukrainian grain ran aground but was then r ...

Jan 8, 2023 | Africa: Egypt

Laser beams illuminate a darkened restaurant turned dance hall in Cairo as revellers move to thumping beats from female ...

Dec 30, 2022 | Africa: Egypt

Three Egyptian policemen were killed and four others, including a police officer, wounded Friday in an attack in the Sue ...

Dec 22, 2022 | Africa: Egypt

The chairman of Egypt's Suez Canal on Thursday affirmed the waterway is not for sale , in a bid to allay fears over a d ...

Dec 20, 2022 | Africa: Egypt

French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday congratulated Qatar and his friend Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi ...

Dec 18, 2022 | Africa: Egypt

Egyptian businessman Mohamed el-Amin has died while serving a three-year sentence for trafficking and sexually assaultin ...

Dec 5, 2022 | Africa: Egypt

Egypt is using the ancient grandeur of its pyramids as a backdrop for modern pop concerts and fashion shows, hoping to b ...

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