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Rare ancient Egyptian shroud fetches €374,000 at auction

HELSINKI: A rare 3,400-year-old Egyptian burial shroud fetched 374,000 euros ($426,000) at auction in Paris Thursday, on the latest leg of a journey that has seen it passed from a billionaire banking heir to his wife and, later, his mistress. The sale at Piasa auction house was unusual as most similar shrouds — roughly 20 are known to exist in ... Read More »

Jordanian-Egyptian committee agrees on 10 MoUs

AMMAN: The Jordanian-Egyptian technical preparatory committee, headed by Industry, Trade and Supply Minister Maha Ali and Egyptian International Cooperation Minister Naglaa El Ehwany, agreed Tuesday on 10 memoranda of understanding, agreements, and executive programmes as part of the cooperation between the two countries. The documents that were agreed will be submitted to the Joint Higher Jordanian-Egyptian Committee which will convene ... Read More »

Paris Customs returns 250 detained Egyptian antiques

PARIS: Paris Customs Authority has returned 250 detained Egyptian antiques, including amulets, rings, funerary statues and pitchers, which were illegally imported into the country, reported the Foreign Minister Romain Nadal. Amulets, rings, funerary statues and pitchers, dating from 2000 BC to the Roman, Byzantine and Medieval eras were returned to the Egyptian embassy. Foreign ministry spokesman Romain Nadal said the ... Read More »