605 hotels, resorts able to receive tourists in 21 Egyptian cities

Sat, 25 Jul 2020 - 05:02 GMT

The hotels and resorts are located in 21 Governorates all over Egypt: South Sinai, North Sinai, Red Sea, Matrouh, Alexandria, Suez, Greater Cairo, Qena ,Luxor , Aswan, Damietta, Fayoum, Beheira, Port Said, Dakahlia, Ismailia, Minya, Assuit, Sohag, Beni Suef and El Wadi El Gedid.

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.

Egypt offers huge discounts for tourists, airliners, travel agencies

Sun, 14 Jun 2020 - 12:15 GMT

As Egypt prepares for receiving tourists at Red Sea, South Sinai and Matrouh resorts in July, it has provided highly competitive prices and offers for airliners and travel agencies.

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.

7 new coronavirus cases confirmed in Egypt, 7 leave quarantine

Thu, 12 Mar 2020 - 11:21 GMT

The Egyptian Health Ministry on Wednesday confirmed seven new coronavirus cases, bringing the total number of infections to 67. The Egyptian authorities on Sunday confirmed the first coronavirus fatality as a German tourist died.

26 of Egypt's 59 confirmed coronavirus cases test negative

Tue, 10 Mar 2020 - 02:01 GMT

Out of Egypt's 59 confirmed coronavirus cases, the people who have tested negative amounted to 25 Tuesday after receiving the appropriate healthcare.

Initiative to treat poor vision examines 10.6k students in Matrouh

Sun, 24 Nov 2019 - 10:57 GMT

This comes as part of efforts seeking to examine 30,000 students in 151 schools in Matrouh.

Bayram al-Tunisi: Main personality of Literary Conference

Mon, 10 Jun 2019 - 11:25 GMT

In its 34th edition, the Literary Conference of Egypt celebrates iconic late poet Bayram al-Tunisi; one of Egypt’s most famous colloquial poets.

Police besieges hashish smugglers in Matrouh, arrests ringleader

Wed, 13 Feb 2019 - 11:11 GMT

The Interior Ministry said that the network leader was arrested while attempting to elude the police, adding that his car was loaded with 36 hashish bundles.

Roman era statue confiscated in port of Salloum

Mon, 31 Dec 2018 - 02:27 GMT

The archaeological unit of the port of Salloum, in cooperation with the port's police department, confiscated an alabaster statue.

Matrouh to be the first capital of Culture in Egypt

Tue, 18 Dec 2018 - 01:44 GMT

Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem will inaugurate the 33rd edition of the Egyptian Literary Conference in Matrouh on Dec.18 .

Vid.: Chief of Staff inspects joint Arab Shield 1 maneuvers

Wed, 07 Nov 2018 - 12:56 GMT

Chief of Staff Mohamed Farid inspected the “Arab Shield 1” maneuvers at Mohamed Naguib military base in Matrouh, west of Egypt.

Commemoration the 76th anniversary of El Alamein Battle

Sun, 21 Oct 2018 - 11:40 GMT

El Alamein city celebrated on Saturday the 76th anniversary of El Alamein Battle between the Allied and Axis Powers in 1942.

207 Egyptians return from Libya via Salloum

Thu, 24 May 2018 - 12:43 GMT

As many as 207 Egyptians returned from Libya via Salloum crossing, Matrouh security director said on Thursday.

Expansion of water desalination plants under implementation

Thu, 26 Apr 2018 - 02:00 GMT

Egypt’s government is planning to expand water desalination plants, as well as address villages’ sewage problems.

Initiative launched to address public schools’ poor infrastructure

Fri, 09 Feb 2018 - 07:51 GMT

The “Legitimate Rights in Education, Our Rights” team launched an initiative to monitor government schools’ infrastructure across Egypt.

Sisi inaugurates 1st stage of 100K-acre greenhouses project

Thu, 08 Feb 2018 - 09:41 GMT

President Sisi headed to Matrouh governorate on Thursday to inaugurate the first stage of the 100,000 acres of greenhouses project

Matrouh Governor signs contract to have Disney Land in Egypt

Thu, 01 Feb 2018 - 10:15 GMT

Minister Sahar Nasr said that the entertainment project is considered to be the biggest Egyptian project after the approval of the Investment Law and its executive list.

Attempt by 31 people to sneak into Libya foiled

Sun, 12 Nov 2017 - 02:00 GMT

Border guard forces of the Western Military Region and Matrouh security forces foiled an infiltration attempt by 31 people who tried to sneak into Libya.