Rus News Journal

Egypt declared the world competition on creation of the Museum of pharaons in Giza

. Egypt declared the world competition on creation of the Museum of pharaons around pyramids in Giza - a city actually adjoining Cairo, has informed the Austrian radio referring to sources in Cairo.

as the correspondent " passes; News " experts - Egyptologists consider that this project has got support of UNESCO and can raschityvat on success.

in a projected Museum of pharaons it will be placed 150 tys exhibits from pharaonical treasures which now are in Cairo, mostly in the Egyptian museum, and other cities, project head Yasser Mansur has informed.

the Winner of the competition which results will be brought in June, 2003, will RCV the award in 250 tys US dollars.