antiquities

Gold jewelry from Queen Nefertiti era found in tombs in Cyprus
Archaeology

Gold jewelry from Queen Nefertiti era found in tombs in Cyprus

Stunning gold jewelry, made under Queen Nefertiti’s reign, has been discovered inside two Bronze Age tombs hidden for 3,000 years…
‘Ramses the Great and the Gold of the Pharaohs’ exhibition to open in Houston for 6 months
Archaeology

‘Ramses the Great and the Gold of the Pharaohs’ exhibition to open in Houston for 6 months

“Ramses the Great and the Gold of the Pharaohs” exhibition is scheduled to open at the Houston Museum of Natural…
GEM receives 52 huge artifacts and 16 pieces of King Tut’s treasures
Archaeology

GEM receives 52 huge artifacts and 16 pieces of King Tut’s treasures

The Grand Egyptian Museum received 68 artifacts, including 16 pieces from the treasures of the golden king Tutankhamun announced the…
Photos: Egyptian authorities foil attempt to smuggle archaeological manuscripts
Egypt

Photos: Egyptian authorities foil attempt to smuggle archaeological manuscripts

Egyptian authorities at Cairo International Airport seized 13 archaeological manuscripts belonging to the 17th, 18th, and 19th centuries. The seizure…
Mentally unstable man attempts to destroy ram statue in Tahrir Square
Egypt

Mentally unstable man attempts to destroy ram statue in Tahrir Square

Judicial authorities have launched intensive investigations after a man climbed the obelisk of Tahrir Square and attempted to destroy one…
Town dating back to Greek and Roman eras unearthed in Alexandria
Archaeology

Town dating back to Greek and Roman eras unearthed in Alexandria

Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities announced the discovery of a residential and commercial suburb dating back to the Greek…
Egyptian government adds 28 new countries to the electronic tourist visa service
Egypt

Egyptian government adds 28 new countries to the electronic tourist visa service

Egyptian Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Khaled al-Anany said on Monday that citizens from 28 additional countries will now be…
Egyptian Ministers discuss final preparations for Dubai Expo 2020
Egypt

Egyptian Ministers discuss final preparations for Dubai Expo 2020

Egypt’s Minister of Trade and Industry Nevine Gamea and Tourism Minister Khaled al-Anany met to discuss the final preparations for…
Photos: Authorities prevent smuggling of 34 antique Egyptian coins
Egypt

Photos: Authorities prevent smuggling of 34 antique Egyptian coins

The Archaeological Units Center at Cairo International Airport working alongside the Customs Department at Terminal 2 successfully prevented the smuggling…
Iraq gets back looted ancient artifacts from US, others
Middle East

Iraq gets back looted ancient artifacts from US, others

BAGHDAD (AP) — Over 17,000 looted ancient artifacts recovered from the United States and other countries were handed over to…
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