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News Egypt » Aswan: Exploring Egypt: Aswan High Dam

News channel or source: http://english.ahram.org.eg/NewsContent/8/27/287940/Travel/News/Exploring-Egypt-Aswan-High-Dam-.aspx
Publication date: Wednesday 10 January 2018

This week, the Upper Egyptian city of Aswan celebrates both its national day and the 58-year anniversary of the start of construction on the famous Aswan High Dam. The dam, a rock-filled structure located at Egypt's southern border with Sudan, is fed by ...

News Egypt » Aswan: For once, Egypt outsmarts regional players with clever tactics

News channel or source: https://ameinfo.com/transport-and-tourism/tourism/egypt-succeeded-beat-uae-clever-tactics/
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

Also, the tourism ministry reduced in 2016 the requirement of filling charter flights to qualify for incentives to 50% capacity from 70% for flights to El-Alamein, Marsa Matrouh, Luxor and Aswan. Also, in 2017, Egypt’s tourism ministry approved another ...

News Egypt » Aswan: Egypt to become regional energy hub in 2018

News channel or source: https://dailynewsegypt.com/2018/01/20/egypt-become-regional-energy-hub-2018/
Publication date: Saturday 20 January 2018

Egypt has many investment opportunities in the energy sector ... He pointed out that this year will see the implementation of the largest solar power plant complex in Aswan with a total capacity of 1,465 MW, as part of the feed-in tariff projects.

News Egypt » Aswan: Ancient mining office complex found in Upper Egypt's Aswan

News channel or source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-01/12/c_136889107.htm
Publication date: hursday 11 January 2018

CAIRO, Jan. 11 (Xinhua) -- An Egyptian-American archaeological mission discovered in Upper Egypt's Aswan province a complex of two ancient buildings that used to serve as administrative offices and storehouses for mining projects, the Egyptian Ministry of ...

News Egypt » Aswan: ACWA Power picks Chint to build Egypt PV projects, adopts SolarCoin cryptocurrency

News channel or source: https://www.pv-tech.org/news/acwa-power-picks-chint-to-build-egypt-pv-projects-adopts-solarcoin
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

Acwa Power has contracted China’s Chint Group to provide EPC services for three solar PV plants totalling 165.5MW at the Benban Solar Park in Aswan, Egypt. The projects, whcih have capacities of 67.5MW, 70MW and 28MW, require a total investment of US$190 ...

News Egypt » Aswan: Ancient mining ops buildings found in Egypt: ministry

News channel or source: http://www.gulf-times.com/story/577774/Ancient-mining-ops-buildings-found-in-Egypt-minist
Publication date: hursday 11 January 2018

The find was made by a US-Egyptian mission in the Tal Edfu area north of the city of Aswan. One building was from the era of the pharaoh Djedkare Isesi of the fifth dynasty which ruled Egypt more than 4,400 years ago, the ministry said. The other was ...

News Egypt » Aswan: Damming The Nile: Egypt, Sudan And Ethiopia Battle It Out – OpEd

News channel or source: http://www.eurasiareview.com/11012018-damming-the-nile-egypt-sudan-and-ethiopia-battle-it-out-oped/
Publication date: Wednesday 10 January 2018

The vast majority of Egypt’s 94 million people live adjacent to this fertile belt, along which its main cities from Aswan to Cairo to Alexandria cluster. The lower Nile valley and the delta together comprise about 3.5 percent of Egypt’s total area.

News Egypt » Aswan: Acwa to develop $190m solar projects in Egypt

News channel or source: http://www.gdnonline.com/Details/302757/Acwa-to-develop-$190m-solar-projects-in-Egypt
Publication date: Sunday 14 January 2018

The projects, which are being developed in the Aswan Province at Benban ... The feed-in tariff programme, initiated by the Egyptian government and the Ministry of Electricity and Renewable Energy (MoERE), have set a target to secure an initial generation ...

News Egypt » Aswan: Promoting rural women economic empowerment through cooperatives in Upper Egypt

News channel or source: http://www.ilo.org/global/topics/cooperatives/news/WCMS_615586/lang--en/index.htm?shared_from=shr-tls
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

and the Centre for Egyptian Family Development (CEFD) - a local NGO, to enhance women’s entrepreneurship and social inclusion through cooperative enterprises in Aswan and the Red Sea governorates. Village- or product-based economic solidarity groups were ...