Tag: Farouk Hosni

Tombs of workmen found near Pyramid
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Tombs of workmen found near Pyramid

editor editor- January 20, 2010

Egyptian archaeologists unearthed a number of tombs that belong to builders of Khufu’s pyramid. Read More

Egypt’s First Revolution Museum to come up on Zamalek Island
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Egypt’s First Revolution Museum to come up on Zamalek Island

editor editor- December 23, 2009

Egyptian Culture Minister Farouk Hosni approved the Supreme Council of Antiquities’ (SCA) request to build a museum to commemorate the ... Read More

New discovery will be top highlight at underwater museum
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New discovery will be top highlight at underwater museum

editor editor- December 21, 2009

On December 17, Egypt’s Culture Minister, Farouk Hosni, and the secretary general of the Supreme Council of Antiquities (SCA), Dr. Read More

Discoveries at Naqlun
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Discoveries at Naqlun

editor editor- December 14, 2009

A mission from the Polish Center of the Mediterranean Archaeology of Warsaw University unearthed a decorated clay vessel from a ... Read More

Media flurry demonizes Egyptian culture minister
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Media flurry demonizes Egyptian culture minister

editor editor- October 28, 2009

Egyptian reviews and numerous opinions have been expressed in newspapers throughout Egypt about the recent defeat of Culture Minister Farouk ... Read More

A clash of civilizations at UNESCO
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A clash of civilizations at UNESCO

editor editor- October 2, 2009

The Egyptian press slammed the defeat of Culture Minister Farouk Hosni who aspired to become the head of UNESCO. Like ... Read More

Do mummies sweat?
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Do mummies sweat?

editor editor- August 12, 2009

Egyptian Culture Minister Farouk Hosni has said the tomb of Haremhab, in the Valley of the King’s on Luxor’s West ... Read More

Necropolis found in Faiyum village
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Necropolis found in Faiyum village

editor editor- April 24, 2009

An ancient necropolis consisting of 53 rock-cut tombs dating back to the Middle (ca. 2061-1786 BC) and New (ca. 1569-1081 ... Read More

Japanese mission reveals what lies beneath Egypt sand
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Japanese mission reveals what lies beneath Egypt sand

editor editor- March 6, 2009

During routine excavations at northwest Saqqara, an archaeological mission from Japan’s Waseda University discovered a previously unknown tomb dating to ... Read More

Lebanese antiquities smuggler nabbed in Egypt
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Lebanese antiquities smuggler nabbed in Egypt

editor editor- January 20, 2009

Egypt's Interpol apprehended antiquities trader Ali Aboutaam last week, said Egyptian Culture Minister Farouk Hosni. Aboutaam was accused of smuggling ... Read More

Giza Plateau facelift
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Giza Plateau facelift

editor editor- August 14, 2008

On August 11, the Egyptian Culture Minister Farouk Hosni inaugurated the first phase of the site management project for the ... Read More

Tutankhamun’s baby mummies analyzed
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Tutankhamun’s baby mummies analyzed

editor editor- August 8, 2008

In collaboration with the Cairo University ‘s Faculty of Medicine, the Supreme Council of Antiquities (SCA) began a scientific project ... Read More

Cleopatra’s tomb NOT found
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Cleopatra’s tomb NOT found

editor editor- May 29, 2008

At the archaeological site of Taposiris Magna in Abusir, 45 kilometers north of Alexandria in Egypt, a bronze statue of ... Read More

Botched smuggling of ancient artifacts
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Botched smuggling of ancient artifacts

editor editor- May 5, 2008

CAIRO, EGYPT (ETN) - H.E. Farouk Hosni, Egypt's Minister of Culture, announced last that the Supreme Council of Antiquities (SCA) ... Read More

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