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Sameh Elkhatib

Egypt opens museum commemorating Nobel laureate Naguib Mahfouz

15 Jul 2019

CAIRO A museum commemorating the life and works of Egyptian novelist Naguib Mahfouz has opened in Cairo, nearly 13 years after the Nobel laureate's death.

Egypt's economic crisis weighs heavily on heritage: minister

25 Aug 2016

CAIRO Egypt cannot afford to keep its museums open let alone search for ancient buried treasures because of the economic crisis, the antiquities minister says.

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