Latest posts with tags "Egypt"

New Discoveries: Mummies found in Egypt

May 30, 2017 / Culture

Archaeologists recently unearthed an astonishing find in Cairo, adding to the country’s list of artifacts

Egypt reopens Great Sphinx after 3 years

Nov 11, 2014 / Travel

EGYPT will soon open to tourists the courtyard in front of the Sphinx, the colossal monument which has been under restoration for nearly four years.

Nile cruises from Cairo resume after 18-year gap

Aug 28, 2012 / Travel

Nile cruises from Egypt’s capital Cairo to Luxor resumed over the weekend after being halted 18 years ago because of security concerns.

Mubarak: World’s Richest Man?

Feb 08, 2011 / Billionaires

The New York Post picks up a Guardian report that embattled Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak could be the richest man in the world. Worth about $70 billion, the Post says most of his money is stashed in foreign bank accounts and “shadowy real-estate holdings.” That sum makes Mubarak more wealthy than Mexico’s Carlos Slim and […]

Kempinski Nile Hotel opens in Cairo

Jul 15, 2010 / Hotels

Luxury hotel chain Kempinski has opened the first five-star boutique hotel in Egyptian capital Cairo, the Kempinski Nile.

MGM Mirage plans hotel in Egypt

Jun 17, 2009 / Hotels

The gaming giant on Tuesday announced its latest push to spread its name around the world, this time through a partnership to build an MGM Grand nongaming luxury hotel near Cairo, Egypt. MGM Grand New Giza will be a 550-room hotel that will be part of a 1,500-acre master-planned community. The community will include homes, […]

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