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Arab airlines have lost estimated $38bn in revenues during 2020, reflecting 53% decline on last year
Flights will operate between Prague and cities of Sharm El-Sheikh, Hurghada and Marsa Alam, says Jan Fulik
Egyptian-Russian relations need strengthening, whether through partnerships or attracting Russian investments in hospitality sector, says EJB Tourism Committee Chief
Regular flights to resume with relatively low arrivals in comparison to charter ones, but still gesture of hope, says tourism stakeholders
Decision will be taken at beginning of September on continuing operations to Cairo during winter season, says airline’s regional GM
EasyJet will operate two flights weekly to Sharm El-Sheikh International Airport from Manchester in September
Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry and Al Sabah discussed over the phone the conditions of Egyptian and Kuwaiti expatriates in both countries, confirming the distinguished relations between Egypt and Kuwait.
Tourists have visited Egypt and returned home, with no coronavirus infections reported
French airline announces nomination of new Country Manager
Egypt has repatriated over 24,000 nationals stranded abroad since March, says Civil Aviation Ministry
The Egyptian authorities helped in arranging several flights as part of efforts to repatriate foreigners in the country. The flight suspension was enforced at all airports in Egypt, as part of state efforts to control the further spread of the coronavirus.
Both Egypt and Kuwait have already halted flights with the outside world as part of precautions to contain the spread of the new coronavirus.
Decision to result in huge losses for Egyptian airlines exceeding EGP 2.25bn
Flights to Arab Gulf decline from 25 to one flight a week, says Lamloum
MOT succeeded in ending all entitlements of foreign companies for the previous flight incentive programmes.
Hong Kong International Airport (HKG) has canceled all departures on Monday, citing serious disruption due to demonstrations at the airport, just hours after travel to and from Hong Kong resumed.
“We have suspended flights to Cairo for seven days as a precaution for further assessment,” says company
EgyptAir high-profile official criticises decision, asserting airports’ safety
British embassy are in contact with Egyptian counterparts, German embassy says German Foreign Office did not change its travel advice to Egypt
Aviation sources say no airline coordinated or stated the reason for the suspension
Egypt’s tourism revenues to come from various small source markets, better than depending on only 3,4 major markets representing 90% of annual revenues: El Damery
Egypt, Poland discuss ways to boost Polish tourism movement to Egypt
Before 2011 Revolution, 70,000 annual Korean visitors to Egypt: Korean ambassador
EgyptAir, Aegean Airlines expand codeshare agreement
EGYPTAIR pilgrimage mission in Jeddah held an initial intensive meeting to discuss easily return flights to Egypt, according to a press statement of the company early this week. Mission Cheif, Mohammad Abdel Wahab, affirmed his company’s collaboration with the Saudi authorities and pilgrimage stakeholders to ensure committing airports procedures in Jeddah and Madina Munawara. On 15 August, EGYPTAIR ended …
Negotiations ongoing with EgyptAir, AMC Airlines and Uzbek Airways
Company suspended flights to Erbil after Kurdistan independence referendum
In January, Putin signed decree approving resumption of air traffic between two countries
EgyptAir is awaiting notification from Russian authorities on the approved flight schedule that was sent to the Russian side after Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree to resume flights between Cairo and Moscow in February. A source at the company told Daily News Egypt that as soon as the schedule is approved (three weekly …
Friendship with the Russians was the theme of two full-page opinion pieces by the leaders of state-owned daily Al-Akhbar. This follows President Vladimir Putin’s visit to Egypt last Monday, which witnessed the signing of the Dabaa Nuclear Power Plant deal. The newspaper’s CEO Yasser Rizk’s op-ed was titled “Egypt and Russia: a friendship that doesn’t …