General Secretariat of the Supreme Council for Antiquities released a decision to newly appointed Minister of Interior Mohamed Ibrahim take over the Ministry of Antiquities, concerning their consent to hold the Tutankhamen exhibition in Japan.
The council released an order for the transfer of the monument along with the head of the museum sector Adel Abdel Satar, media coordinator Hassan Saad Allah and four journalists by the end of December.
The exhibition will be held for a year in two cities in Japan for the benefit of U.S. $7 million.
Friday, December 16, 2011
Exhibition: Tutankhamun in Japan