Remains of ancient pyramid discovered south of Cairo

/ Apr 4, 2017

Remains of ancient pyramid discovered south of Cairo

The remains of an Egyptian pyramid built around 3,700 years ago have been discovered near the well-known “bent pyramid” of King Snefru, the antiquities ministry announced on Monday. The pyramid from the 13th dynasty was found in Dahshur’s royal necropolis, some 30 km (20 ...

Choral event in Cairo mourns Japanese disaster victims

Mar 13, 2017

Choral event in Cairo mourns Japanese disaster victims

A choral event was held Sunday in Cairo to mourn victims of the March 11, 2011, Great East Japan Earthquake and tsunami. The event was attended by about 200 people, including Egyptian students studying Japanese as well as Japanese nationals living in Egypt. After ...

Cairo University to open new institute for Japan studies

Jan 27, 2017

Cairo University to open new institute for Japan studies

Cairo University will establish an institute for Japan studies in February for a broad spectrum of research in both arts and sciences, as well as to serve as a “bridge” to deepen understanding about Japan, university officials said. The institute’s launch is in line ...