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Egypt’s NMEC celebrates 100th anniversary of discovery of Tutankhamun’s tomb

Egypt’s NMEC celebrates 100th anniversary of discovery of Tutankhamun’s tomb

CEO of the Museum Authority Ahmed Ghoneim and Italy’s Ambassador in Cairo Michele Quaroni began the celebration by giving a speech in which they welcomed the guests which included Minister of Supply and Internal Trade Ali Al-Moselhi, former minister of antiquities Zahi Hawass, former director of the Library of Alexandria Mostafa El-Feki, a number of ambassadors of foreign and Arab countries in Cairo, a group of higher authorities, and a number of researchers and those interested in the field of archaeological work.

Daily News Egypt

Zahi Hawass to announce how Tutankhamun died this October

Zahi Hawass to announce how Tutankhamun died this October

Hawass said that this announcement will be in an international conference — which will be held by the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities — in the presence of 40 archaeologists from all over the world to discuss the effects and history of the Golden Pharaoh, as well as holding a dinner party inside Luxor Temple, opening Carter’s house as a museum, and holding a huge opening in front of the Tomb of Tutankhamun in the Valley of the Kings.

Nehal Samir

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Thousands of visitors line up to explore Tutankhamun’s life

Anticipation, thrill, life, and excitement took over the long lines of people waiting to get inside the Grande Halle de La Villette’s gates in France to explore the world of Egypt’s young pharaoh through his displayed belongings. Over 5,000 visitors lined during at the first two days of Tutankhamun’s exhibition which kicked off on Saturday …

Daily News Egypt


Misr Insurance covers belongings of Golden Pharaoh with $900m

Misr Insurance Company has signed a contract with the Supreme Council of Antiquities and the company organising the tours of King Tutankhamun’s belongings in many countries of the world to provide insurance coverage of $900m to the artefacts, an equivalent of EGP 16.2bn. Daily News Egypt has learned that Misr Insurance will be securing King …

Mohamed Azab

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No hidden chamber exists inside Tutankhamun’s tomb: study

The Ministry of Antiquities announced on Sunday, after months of intensive geophysics studies, that a survey has revealed there is no hidden chamber inside Tutankhamun’s tomb in the Valley of the Kings in Luxor, according to Moustafa Waziri, secretary general of the Supreme Council of Antiquities. The three-month studies were conducted by a mission from …

Nada Deyaa’

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Tutankhamun’s last chariot arrives at Grand Egyptian Museum

Striding to another step on the path of collecting all of Tutankhamun’s belongings at the Grand Egyptian Museum (GEM) before its opening planned to take place this year, the Ministry of Antiquities, with the help of armed forces, transferred on Saturday the sixth and last of Tutankhamen’s chariots from the Military Museum at the Citadel …

Nada Deyaa’