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EPA calls on members to allocate publication to the public library in South Sinai

Thu, 02 Jul 2020 - 03:32 GMT

The Egyptian Publishers Association, headed by Said Abdo, called on all member publishing houses to provide some publications for a non-profit public library in Saint Catherine, South Sinai.

Pics: Egypt receives tourists from many states as airports open up

Wed, 01 Jul 2020 - 06:15 GMT

Cairo International Airport in the Egyptian capital received a total of seven flights from the United Arab Emirates, Jordan, Tunisia, Kuwait and Italy, carrying 1255 passengers.

Egypt ready to receive guests in Red Sea, S. Sinai, Matrouh July: Min.

Mon, 29 Jun 2020 - 12:07 GMT

“With its beautiful sandy beaches, its warm sun and crystal blue waters, Egypt is ready to welcome tourists back” in the three governorates, Enani said.

94 hotels in Egypt’s Red Sea allowed to receive tourists July: official

Fri, 26 Jun 2020 - 11:24 GMT

So far, authorities have inspected 110 hotels in Egypt’s Red Sea governorate to make sure they apply preventive measures, a tourism official said.

735 stranded Egyptians return home from Saudi Arabia, UAE, Kuwait

Mon, 22 Jun 2020 - 12:48 GMT

Cairo International Airport on Monday received five exceptional flights coming from Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Kuwait, expatriating 735 stranded Egyptians amid coronavirus crisis.

Egypt to resume foreign flights to S. Sinai, Red Sea July: Commission

Thu, 11 Jun 2020 - 12:46 GMT

State Minister of Media and Information Osama Heikal earlier on Thursday said public gardens and beaches will continue to be closed in all governorates until June 30.

On 38th Sinai Liberation Day, learn about Egypt's saga of counterterrorism, development

Sat, 25 Apr 2020 - 04:09 GMT

April 25th marks Sinai Liberation Day and 2020 marks the 38th anniversary of the departure of the last Israeli forces from Sinai in 1982.

Hospitality workers in Egyptian resort towns return to hometowns after quarantine

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 - 11:28 GMT

They spent the 14 days at their workplace.

Egypt’s Mediterranean shores closed to curb COVID-19 spread

Sat, 28 Mar 2020 - 10:51 GMT

Damietta Governor Manal al-Awad also ordered the closure of the Lesan Area [a touristic destination in Ras al-Bar], saying the decision will come into force on Saturday.

Domestic tourism in Aswan, Luxor, Red Sea, S. Sinai halted for 14 days

Thu, 19 Mar 2020 - 04:36 GMT

The Egyptian Health Ministry announced the suspension of domestic tourism in the four popular governorates of Aswan, Luxor, Red Sea and South Sinai, for two weeks, to curb the spread of coronavirus disease.

Russian team checks Egyptian airports to decide on flight resumption

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 - 09:49 GMT

A Russian delegation has checked security measures at the airports of Egyptian South Sinai’s Sharm Al-Sheikh, and the Red Sea’s Hurghada, two of the most significant tourist attractions in Egypt.

Sisi, Abu Dhabi CP in S. Sinai to attend opening of camel racing festival

Thu, 16 Jan 2020 - 11:01 GMT

President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, along with Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Mohamed bin Zayed have both arrived in South Sinai’s Sharm El-Sheikh to attend the opening of the camel racing.

Turkey occupies 73% of Cyprus: presidential commissioner

Sun, 15 Dec 2019 - 05:40 GMT

The official stressed the importance of respecting the sovereignty of each state and international law regardless of the size of military power it possesses.

WYF 2019 opening ceremony showcases ‘human values’

Sat, 14 Dec 2019 - 05:42 GMT

The opening ceremony of WYF 2019 took place on December 14 in Sharm El Sheikh.

New health insurance system to be introduced in Luxor, South Sinai in March

Sun, 08 Dec 2019 - 01:04 GMT

Preparations to introduce the universal health insurance system in Luxor are underway as the pilot phase will be launched by March.

Egypt rapidly moving ahead with new healthcare system

Wed, 20 Nov 2019 - 06:30 GMT

Egypt is moving ahead with the new comprehensive healthcare system at a rapid pace, Health and Population Minister Hala Zayed said on Tuesday.

Sisi to inaugurate national projects in Suez, S. Sinai Tuesday

Tue, 05 Nov 2019 - 10:40 GMT

Sisi will inaugurate a number of national projects in Suez City and South Sinai, presidential spokesman Bassam Radi said Tuesday.

In Pics: discover the most popular tourist attractions in South Sinai

Mon, 04 Nov 2019 - 11:11 GMT

South Sinai Governorate possesses many Pharaonic monuments most importantly the monuments of Serabit el-Khadim, Wadi Maghareh and El-Markha Plain.

Interfaith Forum delegations arrive at religion hub St. Catherine

Fri, 11 Oct 2019 - 01:58 GMT

St. Catherine Airport received Friday delegations participating in the Interfaith Forum, hosted in the South Sinai city with sites holy to the three Abrahamic religions.

Updates on Universal Health Insurance in Egypt

Wed, 02 Oct 2019 - 10:30 GMT

The system was introduced as a pilot phase in one governorate in July.

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