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an ancient city on the Nile in Egypt

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Project Description : Construction of the Benban solar park in Benban, Markaz Deraw, Aswan Governorate, Egypt.
Abdel Moneim Saeed, director general of the Aswan and Nubia area, said that the mission had initially found the head decorated with part of its crown.
The festival's manager, Hassan Abo El-Ella, stated in a press release that he had visited Bouhired at her home in Algeria to personally invite her, asserting that she showed willingness to come visit Aswan for the first time in her life.
It included laying the foundation for two water purification plants in Aswan, in the presence of General Magdy Hijazi, Governor of Aswan, and a number of officials.
Aswan is a prominent city in Egypt and has tremendous potential for growth.
The geology of the Aswan area is controlled by regional basement uplift and faulting.
Although some parts of the country, mainly the coastal resorts, are still receiving some visitors, it would be difficult to find anywhere in Egypt that's suffering more than Aswan.
The fresh violence came despite a beefed-up police presence in Aswan province to end fighting between the Bani Hilal, an Arab tribe, and the Dabudiya, a Nubian family.
Aswan Security Director Major General Hassan El-Sohagy said that the bus was heading to Cairo when the collision occurred.
TEHRAN (FNA)- An Egyptian policeman was shot dead and another wounded on Wednesday at a checkpoint in the Southern town of Aswan, the Interior Ministry said, in what appeared to be a revenge killing.
More than 25 participants from riparian communities are in Aswan to attend the inaugural event, organized by the Nile Project.
As a result, he complained, many that Nile cruise ship sailed had been docked since then on the banks of the river in Aswan, the site of majestic pharaonic ruins.
Engineering, construction and services company KBR (NYSE:KBR) revealed on Wednesday the award of a contract from Tecnimont SpA for the License and Basic Engineering Design (BED) of a new ammonia plant in Aswan, Egypt.
QNA ASWAN CHAIRPERSON of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF) Her Highness Sheikha Moza on Sunday opened the Hamad bin Khalifa Medical Imaging Centre during a visit to Aswan Heart Centre, an affiliate of Dr Magdi Yacoub Heart Diseases and Research Centre in the Upper Egypt province.
Aswan, March 19 (SUNA) - Minister of State at the Council of Ministers Ahmed Karmano expressed the gratitude and thanks of the Government and People of Sudan to the Egyptian Government and people over their support and assistance to the Sudanese returnees from Libya via the route of El-Saloum ,Alexandria and Cairo, saying that this affirms that Sudanese and Egyptians are but one people