Al-Ahram Weekly   Al-Ahram Weekly
27 May - 2 June 1999
Issue No. 431
Published in Cairo by AL-AHRAM established in 1875 Index of issues This week's issue

Semiramis The good old days

The Semiramis might be just a luxurious hotel on the Nile, but for many it is a part of history. Rehab Saad reads a book on the history of the Semiramis which was witness to the development of tourism in Egypt

New discoveries in Sohag

Major discoveries were made in Middle Egypt last week by an Egyptian archaeological mission. Nevine El-Aref reports

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