tourism

Egypt elected chair of Ministerial Arab Council for Tourism in 2021-2023

Wed, 08 Dec 2021 - 03:06 GMT

The council's 24th meeting took place in the headquarters of the Arab League in Cairo where the ministers also selected capital of Arab tourism for the year 2022.

Experiment of Egypt, Algeria in countering terrorism "pioneering": African Union

Sat, 04 Dec 2021 - 01:49 GMT

He called on countries that have experiences in countering terrorism, such as Egypt and Algeria, to share their experience so that other member states will benefit from them.

Visitors will pay 50% less to enter Egypt’s natural reserves in latest gov’t bid to encourage eco-tourism

Mon, 29 Nov 2021 - 11:16 GMT

In a bid to attract youths to visit natural reserves and protectorates, Egypt’s Ministry of Environment announced 50 percent reduction on tickets.

Tourism sector investments to grow by 64% during 2021-2022

Sun, 28 Nov 2021 - 11:41 GMT

The tourism sector occupies a special importance for the Egyptian economy for several reasons, namely that it is a dynamic sector characterized by high growth rates and its large sectoral contribution to GDP growth.

Egypt ranks 2nd as best diving destination worldwide in 2021: UK magazine’s poll

Sat, 27 Nov 2021 - 02:27 GMT

Egypt ranked second as the best diving destination in the world for the year 2021, according to the annual poll of the British “Dive Travel” magazine, one of the famous international diving magazines.

33 hot air balloon rides decorate Luxor skies as weather improves

Mon, 15 Nov 2021 - 01:53 GMT

Luxor ranks the third globally in air balloon flights.

Charter flights from Russia to Red Sea resorts resume Tuesday

Tue, 09 Nov 2021 - 02:28 GMT

Charter flights from Russia to Red Sea resorts in Egypt resumed Tuesday after a long suspension.

Steigenberger Cruises Egypt Brings The Luxury Cruising Back To Luxor & Aswan

Sun, 07 Nov 2021 - 11:19 GMT

Steigenberger Cruises Egypt is proud to announce the re-opening of its fleet, bringing the luxury cruising experience back to travelers around the globe

Number of German flights to Egypt's Marsa Alam to become 18 weekly starting Nov. 6

Wed, 03 Nov 2021 - 02:22 GMT

Marsa Alam currently is the destination of 21 Ukrainian flights per week.

Egyptian hotels to begin on Nov. 1 charging minimum price per night set by government

Sun, 31 Oct 2021 - 11:19 GMT

The ministry had given hotels a 6-month period to prepare for implementing the decision aimed at enhancing the service offered to guests.

Egypt warms up for winter tourism with strict safety measures and new all-inclusive experience of leisure, culture

Wed, 27 Oct 2021 - 07:20 GMT

As every year, Egypt is preparing to receive tourists from everywhere in the world for many of its resorts, known for being of a warm weather and charming nature over the course of the year, especially during winter.

Egyptian, Greek chiefs of state confer over economic cooperation, Libyan crisis

Tue, 19 Oct 2021 - 09:43 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi began his visit to Athens Tuesday by a bilateral meeting with Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis.

Airline route from Sharm el-Sheikh to Luxor to be reinstated

Fri, 15 Oct 2021 - 09:00 GMT

The airline route from Sharm el-Sheikh to Luxor will be reinstated at L.E. 1,800 for a roundtrip starting from Oct. 27.

Cabinet denies news of reducing maximum duty-free purchases of tourists, incoming nationals

Sun, 12 Sep 2021 - 12:59 GMT

The new law also allows an increase in the value of items that are exempted from customs from 1,500 to 10,000 pounds, the Ministry said.

Egyptian pavilion in Expo 2020 Dubai located in 'Opportunity District'

Tue, 17 Aug 2021 - 10:09 GMT

The exhibition is taking place on October 1 and March 31, 2022, and consists of three districts.

15K Egyptian candidates apply on admission tests for academic year 2021/2022

Thu, 05 Aug 2021 - 02:01 GMT

Yet, that is not the final number as application on the website is still open until August 19, 2021.

Egypt to introduce international yacht harbor in Sharm El Sheikh

Thu, 05 Aug 2021 - 12:59 GMT

That is in alignment with endeavors to encourage yacht tourism to Egypt.

Czech shares with Egypt same concerns about GERD issue, encourages negotiations: FM

Mon, 02 Aug 2021 - 09:41 GMT

Czech Foreign Minister Jakub Kulhanek said on Sunday that his country shares with Egypt the same concerns about the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) dispute.

KSA will not allow non-vaccinated people into public, private entities as of August

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 - 12:22 GMT

Non-vaccinated people will not be allowed into private and public facilities in Saudi Arabia, according to a report by the Labor Representation Office at the Egyptian Consulate General in Riyadh.

Main tourist destination during 2021 Eid Al Adha in Egypt is Alexandria, North Coast

Thu, 22 Jul 2021 - 10:18 GMT

Shaer elaborated that the great majority of customers in those destinations at the time are Egyptians and Arabs.

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