Grand Egyptian Museum

  • Hassan Allam Secures Contract at the Grand Egyptian Museum
    Construction Developers

    Hassan Allam Secures Contract at the Grand Egyptian Museum

    Thursday, 18 March 2021

    Hassan Allam Holding announces that a consortium between Hassan Allam Construction and MAB from the United Arab Emirates, among others, is given the authority to provide and operate services and facilities at the Grand Egyptian Museum (GEM), in collaboration with the Ministry of Tourism and Antiques, Invest-Gate reports.

  • CNN Names Egypt Among Top 21 Go-To Places in 2021
    Business

    CNN Names Egypt Among Top 21 Go-To Places in 2021

    Thursday, 14 January 2021

    CNN Travel has featured Egypt among its newest list of top "21 Places to Go in 2021," indicating that the Grand Egyptian Museum (GEM) will turn heads upon inauguration this year due to its proximity to Giza Pyramids.

  • El-Sisi Virtually Inaugurates New Capital, Sphinx Airports
    Government

    El-Sisi Virtually Inaugurates New Capital, Sphinx Airports

    Wednesday, 1 July 2020

    President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi inaugurated the long-awaited Capital International Airport and Sphinx International Airport via video conference on June 29, both coming to help to relieve pressure on Cairo's existing hub.

  • El-Sisi Postpones Inauguration of NAC, GEM Projects to 2021

    El-Sisi Postpones Inauguration of NAC, GEM Projects to 2021

    Sunday, 5 April 2020

    President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi has asked the government on April 4 to reschedule the launch of all national megaprojects planned for this year to 2021 due to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak

  • Gov’t Presents JV Opportunities in Historic Cairo
    Government

    Gov’t Presents JV Opportunities in Historic Cairo

    Thursday, 19 September 2019

    Minister of Housing, Utilities, and Urban Communities Assem El Gazzar has presented to a group of investors the various joint venture opportunities in Historic Cairo, namely projects being developed by the housing and antiquities ministries.

  • Capital Int’l Airport Witnesses Pilot Operation
    Government

    Capital Int’l Airport Witnesses Pilot Operation

    Thursday, 11 July 2019

    Pilot operation of Capital International Airport, located in the New Administrative Capital (NAC), east Cairo, commenced on July 9, which was primarily built to help promote tourism and ease the load on Cairo International Airport (CAI).

  • Steigenberger Hotels Unveils New Property in Cairo
    Developers

    Steigenberger Hotels Unveils New Property in Cairo

    Thursday, 27 June 2019

    Deutsche Hospitality's luxury brand Steigenberger Hotels and Resorts is growing its portfolio in Egypt with its 12th hotel venture, "Steigenberger Pyramids Cairo," nestled amidst Giza Pyramids and Grand Egyptian Museum.

  • Egypt, EU Kickstart EUR 3.1 mn Project to Revamp Egyptian Museum
    Government

    Egypt, EU Kickstart EUR 3.1 mn Project to Revamp Egyptian Museum

    Tuesday, 18 June 2019

    Egypt announced on June 17 embarking on a three-year project to revamp the Egyptian Museum, west Cairo, financed by EUR 3.1 mn of EU funding and backed by a consortium of five European museums, promising to preserve and enhance the storied site.

  • Drawings of Saqqara Development Project to be Ready Before End-June
    Government

    Drawings of Saqqara Development Project to be Ready Before End-June

    Thursday, 13 June 2019

    Minister of Housing, Utilities, and Urban Communities Assem El Gazzar has mandated the swift preparation of drawings for the restoration of ancient Saqqara archaeological area before the end of June, coming up to provide an array of services to potential visitors and contribute to the growth of inbound tourism as a result

  • Madbouly Follows Up on Development Projects in Saqqara
    Government

    Madbouly Follows Up on Development Projects in Saqqara

    Tuesday, 8 January 2019

    Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly has held a meeting to follow up on the latest developments on some projects being implemented for the restoration of ancient Saqqara archaeological area, aiming to provide an array of services to visitors there and contribute to the growth of inbound tourism as a result.