Various sources report that Hawass has apparently resigned (or been forced to resign by the current Prime Minister).
Stay tuned for more information on the resignation and the appointment of a new Minister of Antiquities.
UPDATED July 20.
Apparently, it’s not a sure thing yet. It’s hard to get definitive answers about the whole situation. The latest reliable information I’ve found is that Hawass may not have officially lost his post, though a change may be in the works.