Tag: Giza pyramids

South African Tourists in Egypt attacked: Bomb exploded on tourist bus in Giza

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 19, 2019 19:26

South African tourists visiting Cairo on an Egyptian tour were attacked and injured when a roadside exploded next to a bus of tourists, close to the Giza pyramids in Cairo. ... Read More

16 foreign tourist wounded in tour bus bombing near Giza pyramid complex

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 19, 2019 16:26

An explosion targeting a tourist bus near a museum in the Giza pyramid complex has left at least 16 people injured, according to local authorities. There are no reports of ... Read More

Egypt military on mission to safe countries tourism safety reputation

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 30, 2018 00:38

Egyptians authorities are going all out to secure their tourism reputation. Egypt's security forces have killed 40 militants in raids on their hideouts in the Sinai Peninsula and  Greater Cairo ... Read More

2 Vietnamese tourists killed, 12 wounded in Giza tour bus bombing

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 28, 2018 19:03

At least two people were killed and 12 injured as a bus carrying Vietnamese tourists on their trip to the ancient Giza pyramids was rocked by an improvised explosive device ... Read More

Did Egypt make a mistake with the 2011 Revolution?

Nell Alcantara Nell Alcantara- December 2, 2013 14:12

Given that Egypt’s travel and tourism industry has been suffering as one of the consequences of the 2011 Egyptian Revolution, does Dr. Read More

Tombs of workmen found near Pyramid

editor editor- January 20, 2010 08:47

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

Nobleman mummy found inside limestone sarcophagus

editor editor- February 13, 2009 04:05

Another important discovery was made Wednesday after Egypt's top archeologist unearthed a shaft tomb that held the remains of 30 ancient dwellers. Read More

Rethinking e-tourism in the Arab world reveals cultural divide

editor editor- January 9, 2009 09:23

It was strangely ironic when late last year a major disruption of Internet services in the Middle East - effecting 80 percent of the Egypt's network alone - took place ... Read More

Egypt unveils pharaoh boat attraction

editor editor- July 18, 2008 06:08

Live and in real time, visitors to the Giza Plateau in Egypt get to see for the first time an archaeological discovery at a depth of 10 meters. Read More

Egypt’s The Great Pyramids gets nod as world’s leading attraction in 2007

editor editor- January 17, 2008 06:26

(eTN) - The World Travel Awards (WTA) chose the Giza pyramids as the world’s leading attraction in 2007 during its fourteenth annual ceremony held at the Beaches Turks and Caicos ... Read More