Cosma Home > Communication > Knowledge > Realm > Anthropological > World > Afro-Eurasia > Egypt


Note: These are 360° videos — press and hold to explore them!

Travel Destinations: Egypt (Frommer’s)
Travel Destinations in Egypt (Lonely Planet)
Travel Destinations in Egypt (BBC)


These are organized by a classification scheme developed exclusively for Cosma. More…



Egypt Portal (Wikipedia), Egypt (DMOZ Tools)


Egypt : country of northeastern Africa bordering on the Mediterranean and Red seas and site of an early and long enduring civilization of the ancient world; capital Cairo area 386,900 square miles (1,002,071 square kilometers), population 72,798,031 — Webster

OneLook, Free Dictionary, Wiktionary


Egypt, officially the Arab Republic of Egypt, is a country spanning the northeast corner of Africa and southwest corner of Asia by a land bridge formed by the Sinai Peninsula. Egypt is a Mediterranean country bordered by the Gaza Strip and Israel to the northeast, the Gulf of Aqaba to the east, the Red Sea to the east and south, Sudan to the south, and Libya to the west. Across the Gulf of Aqaba lies Jordan, across the red sea lies Saudi Arabia, and across the Mediterranean lie Greece, Turkey and Cyprus, although none share a land border with Egypt. — Wikipedia

Encyclopædia Britannica


Things to Do in Egypt (Frommer’s)





Egyptian Museum (Lonely Planet)
Museum of Egyptian Antiquities (Wikipedia)

Egypt’s treasures to receive a new $1 billion home (Ian Lee, CNN)
Egypt moves last chariot of King Tutankhamun to new museum (The Independent)
Grand Egyptian Museum (Official Site)
Grand Egyptian Museum (Wikipedia)

The Best Museums in Egypt (Frommer’s)
List of Museums in Egypt (Wikipedia)


WorldCat, Library of Congress, UPenn Online Books, Open Library




OER Commons: Open Educational Resources


Reuters, List of Newspapers in Egypt (Wikipedia)




Fun in the Sun

Note: This is a 360° Video — press and hold to explore it!



Reuters: Egypt News is your source for breaking news, business, financial and investing news, including personal finance and stocks. Reuters is the leading global provider of news, financial information and technology solutions to the world's media, financial institutions, businesses and individuals.

  • MIDEAST STOCKS-Financials, property elevate...
    on May 22, 2019 at 1:32 pm

    * All real estate firms gain in Dubai * Saudi's Arabian Centres slides in market debut * Lender FAB weighs on Abu Dhabi * El Sewedy continues to gain on new firm establishment By Ateeq Shariff May 22 (Reuters) - Dubai's stock market rose sharply on Wednesday, buoyed by financial and real estate shares, to lead gains in most major Gulf bourses. Dubai's index closed 1.8% higher with all its real estate shares gaining. Blue-chip developer Emaar Properties added 2.6% […]

  • Soccer-Ghana's Gyan available for Nations Cup...
    on May 22, 2019 at 12:47 pm

    ACCRA, May 22 (Reuters) - Ghana striker Aasamoah Gyan has bowed to a presidential request to make himself available for next month's Africa Cup of Nations just 48 hours after announcing his international retirement. […]

  • MIDEAST STOCKS-Saudi gains ahead of MSCI entry,...
    on May 22, 2019 at 8:28 am

    May 22 (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia's stock market rose on Wednesday with most of its banks gaining ahead of MSCI entry later this month. Lenders also lifted most major Gulf bourses. […]

  • INDICATORS-Egypt - May 22
    on May 22, 2019 at 6:16 am

    CAIRO, May 22 (Reuters) - INTEREST RATES Latest Last change Previous Central 15.75 14/02/19 16.75 bank o/n deposit Central 16.75 14/02/19 17.75 bank o/n lending Central 16.25 14/02/19 17.25 bank discou […]

  • UPDATE 1-Egypt’s GASC receives offers for rice...
    on May 21, 2019 at 10:03 pm

    (Adds conditions of tender) CAIRO, May 21 (Reuters) - Egypt's state grains buyer, the General Authority for Supply Commodities (GASC), received four offers on Tuesday for Indian, Chinese and Vietnamese rice in an international purchase tender for the grain, traders said. GASC said on May 6 it was seeking white rice with 10% to 12% broken parts for arrival from July 25 to Aug. 20. Bidders have to present samples for testing by the Agriculture Ministry. Traders gave the fo […]