Egypt's Tourism Min. organizes virtual tour of Mosque-Madrassa of Sultan Barquq

Mon, Apr. 6, 2020

The visit falls within the framework of an initiative launched by the ministry with its partners to organize virtual tours of some archaeological sites and broadcast them via internet.

Stranded Egyptians in Washington to arrive in Marsa Alam Sunday

Sat, Apr. 4, 2020

The flight suspension decision is inactive until April 15, as part of the country’s plan to combat the spread of Coronavirus.

Egypt operates exceptional flight to bring back nationals from London

Thu, Apr. 2, 2020

The company operated a number of exceptional flights to bring nationals back home after Egypt suspended the international aviation on March 19 until April 14.

EgyptAir operates exceptional flight to New York to bring stranded Egyptians back

Wed, Apr. 1, 2020

EgyptAir's exceptional flight No. 981 left for New York on Wednesday to return the stranded Egyptians after flights to and from Egypt were suspended on March 19.

CBE: Tourism recorded its highest ever level of revenues, exceeding dlrs 13bn in 2019

Tue, Mar. 31, 2020

The number of tourists who visited Egypt in 2019 was estimated at 13.1 million, compared to 11.3 million in 2018, 8.3 million in 2017, 7.7 million in 2016 and 3.8 million in 2015.

EasyJet grounds entire fleet of planes because of coronavirus crisis

Mon, Mar. 30, 2020

The budget airline said it could not put a firm date on restarting commercial flights and 4,000 of its 9,000 UK staff will be furloughed initially for two months from 1 April.

Min. orders beaches closure over coronavirus fears

Sat, Mar. 28, 2020

Local Development Minister Mahmoud Shaarawi ordered on Saturday the closure of all beaches nationwide until further notice to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus.

Coronavirus: 28 cruise ships in Upper Egypt sterilized: Ministry

Fri, Mar. 27, 2020

As many as 28 cruise ships in Upper Egypt’s Aswan were cleaned and sterilized throughout the current week, the deputy health minister in the city said, as Egypt has so far reported almost 500 coronavirus cases and 24 deaths.