Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh said on Friday that a group of 29 Iranians, rescued from a wrecked vessel in Mediterranean Sea, are in good condition and Tehran is in contact with Cairo to help them.
The Egyptian government has extended the duration of a number of policies and incentives designed to boost the country’s struggling tourism sector, which has been badly affected by the coronavirus pandemic.
X-ray images of three mummified animals — a cat, a bird and a snake — have offered researchers fresh insights into the relationship between ancient Egyptians and animals during the Late Period, between 664 and 332 BCE.
Egypt on Tuesday reopened Gaza’s main passenger crossing point for the first time in months for thousands of Palestinians who have been stranded on both sides of the border due to the coronavirus crisis.
Egypt’s hard-hit tourist industry has been given a major boost with the news that no coronavirus cases have been reported among visitors in the month since travelers began returning to three governorates.
The pharaohs of ancient Egypt were arguably some of the greatest leaders in human history, reigning over the River Nile for some three thousand years. But for a brief moment there, right in the middle, they lost control of their most fertile lands.
A wonder of the world, the pyramids at Giza have wowed visitors for millennia. But they were deserted as the coronavirus pandemic laid waste to Egypt's tourism industry and millions of people's livelihoods.