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Historical Document in Cairo

The release of a new book on the Communal Church of Saint Constantine and Helen, published by the author and President of the Ambetios School Alumni Association, Ms. Villy Politou, was an important event for the Greek Community in...

Contribution of the Greek Community to Senior Citizens in Egypt

From now onwards, the stay of senior citizens from Alexandria will be free at the Greek Kaniskerion Old People’s Home, in the Egyptian Mediterranean city. The decision, which was received with enthusiasm by the residents of the Old People’s...

New board for ethnic Greek community of Cairo

The ethnic Greek community in the Egyptian capital has elected a new 11-member board of commissioners, with Christos Kavalis (photo) re-elected to the post of president of the board. The new board's term will last until 2012. In Cairo, the Greek...

Cairo: A great concert by Lakis Chalkias marks the beginning of the «Days of Greek Culture»

In one of the greatest and most historical theatres in Cairo, Gomhouria theatre, Lakis Halkias unfolded the stages of Greek music, since 500 B.C. until today, covering two and a half millennia of our musical tradition, in front of...

International Conference under the title «Saint Mark, the Apostle of Christianity in Egypt»

Under the auspices of His Beatitude the Patriarch of Alexandria and all Africa Theodoros II and in collaboration with the Roman Catholic Missionary Community of St. Egidio, International Conference under the title: “Saint Mark, the Apostle of Christianity in...

Days of Greek Culture in Cairo

“Days of Greek Culture” in Egypt are being organized in Cairo and Alxandria under the aegis of the Egyptian Culture Ministry with the support of the Greek Embassy in Cairo and the organization of the Greek Cultural Center in...

Greco – Roman tombs uncovered in Egypt oasis

A bejeweled mummy dressed in Roman robes has emerged from the sands of Egypt's Bahariya Oasis, the Supreme Council of Antiquities said Monday. Entombed in a decorated gypsum sarcophagus, the 38-inch tall mummy belonged to a woman or girl...

Patriarch Kirill on formal visit to Alexandria Patriarchate

Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia (foto) will begin a three-day official visit to the Patriarchate of Alexandria and All Africa on Saturday. The head of the Russian Church will visit the Patriarchate in Alexandria at noon on Saturday...

Cairo: Countries unite for repatriation of looted cultural heritage

Twenty-six countries, among them Greece, have joined forces in a coordinated campaign for the return of their stolen antiquities, during an international conference in Cairo this week on recovering stolen ancient artefacts from abroad attended by antiquities officials, deputy...

Help for Haiti from Alexandria Patriarchate

The ancient Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Alexandria and All Africa, responding to the pleas of the General international Directorate of Developmental Collaboration of the Greek Ministry of Foreign Affairs regarding the collection of humanistic aid to earthquake-stricken Haiti, with...