Egypt’s World-famous tourist sites and pyramids begin to reopen

Egypt reopened its airports, museums and its much famous pyramids for the first time in three months. The country depends heavily on tourism, as it accounts for around 12% of its GDP, but few showed up, as the coronavirus pandemic is still active in some areas of the World. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN … Read more Egypt’s World-famous tourist sites and pyramids begin to reopen

Life still goes on | Grand Egyptian Museum receives artifacts amid COVID-19 restrictions

The Grand Egyptian Museum in Giza received further antiquities for its collection, as works in the new complex continued despite the coronavirus restrictions. The museum opening, which was set to take place this spring, was delayed until 2021 due to the COVID-19 crisis. Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us … Read more Life still goes on | Grand Egyptian Museum receives artifacts amid COVID-19 restrictions

Egypt closes Pyramids of Giza site for cleaning to stop coronavirus spread

Egypt has closed the Pyramids of Giza for two weeks as the country moves to stop the spread of coronavirus. The popular tourist site is undergoing a thorough disinfection through the ministry of antiquities as part of a project to sanitise all tourist sites across the country Coronavirus live news: third of world population under … Read more Egypt closes Pyramids of Giza site for cleaning to stop coronavirus spread

Pyramid of Djoser: Egypt oldest pyramid reopens after 14-year restoration

14 years and several million dollars later, the first pyramid ever built has been reopened after undergoing some major restoration. The 60-metre high structure was built 4,700 years ago, but after decades of neglect the UNESCO World Heritage site was at risk of collapse. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: … Read more Pyramid of Djoser: Egypt oldest pyramid reopens after 14-year restoration

Archaeologists unveil 16 ancient tombs of high priests in Egypt

A vast trove of artifacts, including 20 sarcophagi, has been discovered in sixteen tombs in Egypt’s Minya region. It’s the latest in a series of high-profile digs which have resulted in extraordinary finds in recent years. READ MORE: https://on.rt.com/aa5t Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow … Read more Archaeologists unveil 16 ancient tombs of high priests in Egypt