Luxor

Luxor in Egyptian newspapers

Tunisian film 'Hedi' to screen at Cinema El-Hanager
CAIRO – 14 January 2018: “Hedi” (2016) directed by Mohamed bin Attia is scheduled to screen at the African Cinema Club in Cinema El-Hanager, as organized by the Luxor African Film Festival. The...
[Egypt Today] 14/01/2018
Winners of Egyptian International Marathon in Luxor
CAIRO - 12 January 2018: Participants from Jordan, Egypt, Austria, Lebanon, France, Canada and Japan won in the 25th edition of the Egyptian International Marathon held in Luxor on Friday. 500...
[Egypt Today] 12/01/2018
Cabinet approves establishing medicine faculty in Luxor - min.
CAIRO - 10 January 2018: Higher Education Minister Khaled Abdel Ghaffar said the cabinet approved on Wednesday establishing several new faculties, including a faculty of medicine in Luxor which will...
[Egypt Today] 10/01/2018
Hot air balloons in Luxor’s sky
CAIRO - 7 January 2018: On Saturday morning, more than 10 of Luxor’s hot air balloons took off with about 220 tourists (Egyptian and foreigners) to take in the beautiful view over the city. The hot...
[Egypt Today] 07/01/2018
130 requests for movies to participate in LAFF
CAIRO – 6 January 2018: The Luxor African Film Festival management has received 130 requests for movies to be screened at the seventh edition of the festival. Most of the movies deal with identity...
[Egypt Today] 06/01/2018
Luxor balloon updates: 1 S. African man killed, 12 injured
CAIRO – 5 January 2018: A 34-year South African male tourist died at the scene in a hot air balloon crash in Luxor, southern Egypt, on Friday. The Health Ministry revealed that the casualty of...
[Egypt Today] 05/01/2018
400 tourists had exciting balloon trips in Luxor on Friday
CAIRO – 5 January 2018: “Seven tourism companies organized 22 hot air balloon trips carrying 452 tourists in Luxor on Friday,” Egypt’s Civil Aviation revealed in a statement. This statement...
[Egypt Today] 05/01/2018
One tourist killed, 12 injured in hot air balloon crash in Luxor
CAIRO – 5 January 2018: One tourist killed and more than 12 injured in a hot air balloon crash in the Luxor governorate in Upper Egypt, local news outlets reported on Friday. Initial reports stated...
[Egypt Today] 05/01/2018
LAFF launches competition for cinema students
CAIRO – 2 January 2018: Luxor African Film Festival management decided to add a new competition to its seventh edition for cinema students in Egypt. The festival management announced special...
[Egypt Today] 02/01/2018
Sisi orders setting of plan to solve navigational problems in winter
CAIRO – 28 December 2017: President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi reviewed the measures taken to overcome navigational problems that occurred due to the low levels of Nile water during winter, particularly in...
[Egypt Today] 28/12/2017
Authorities contain oil spill in Luxor’s Nile River
CAIRO – 23 December 2017: The Nile Protection Department and Environment in Luxor, Southern Egypt, announced a state of emergency after an oil spill in the Nile River on Friday evening. Oil Spill...
[Egypt Today] 23/12/2017
In Photos: Solar alignment illuminates ancient temples
CAIRO – 21 December 2017: Crowds of tourists and Egyptians flocked to Luxor on Thursday to witness the magnificent phenomenon of the sun aligning with the Temple of Amun inside the 4,000-year-old...
[Egypt Today] 21/12/2017