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Sharm El-Sheikh and Hurghada have received 56 flights since tourism restarted on 1 July
Total of 541 hotels across 21 governorates have so far receive certificates to reopen
Inspection committees continue visits to restaurants and cafeterias that have submitted requests to reopen, Al-Assi
The certificates were awarded following the verification that they have followed the health guidelines outlined by the Egyptian government and the World Health Organisation (WHO).
The inspections, which came on the first day of Ramadan, took place to ensure these facilities continue to apply all precautionary measures amid the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
Al-Assi said that calls can be made all the week, even during holidays, from 9:00 to 17:00.
This initiative comes within the framework of the ministry’s efforts to enable people worldwide to explore and enjoy the ancient Egyptian civilization from home, as part of the world precautionary measures to fight the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak.
During the meeting, CNN officials presented all the promotional work the company implemented in partnership with the Egyptian Tourism Promotion Board during the last period.
This fund is considered outside the mandate of the Tourism development Authority (TDA).
Mastercard proposes launching app to inform tourists of all services in Egypt upon arrival
Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism, the Egypt Hotels Association, and Diversey Inc – a provider of cleaning and hygiene products – are organising a conference entitled ‘Egypt, the Future of Hospitality’ in Sharm El-Sheikh and Hurghada. The conference, which is to be attended by the Minister of Tourism, Rania Al-Mashat, aims to raise awareness of the …
Indian tourists’ numbers exceeded 2010’s figures, recording 126,000 visitors in 2018
The Egyptian Parliament approved on Sunday the appointment of Rania A. Al-Mashat as tourism minister, replacing Yehya Rashid. Al-Mashat previously served as a senior economic adviser to the International Monetary Fund (IMF), which made her the first Egyptian woman to hold the position. Al-Mashat obtained a BA in Economics from the American University in Cairo …
ETA may offer land plots in EGP, others in USD, especially those with great tourist potential
A large number of the authorised diving centers have been closed in the recent period, forcing tourist companies to deal with tourist offices that provide diving and snorkeling activities
Official sources at the Egyptian Ministry of Tourism said that Russian tours to Egyptian resorts are expected to return in January, after over a year of suspension since the crash of a Russian aeroplane in October 2015. The source told Daily News Egypt that restoring the Russian inflow will revive the entire tourism sector. Russian …
Domestic tourism is the solution for tourism-related problems in times of crises, says Abdel Wahab
Tourism accounted for 11.3% of GDP in 2011, but has been declining over the past five years amid political turmoil
167 projects have not stuck with the implementation timetable, representing 18% of the total development contracts, says an official
Plan aims to keep Egypt on world tourism map in light of recent warnings, says official
Substitution Way stipulates calculating the in accordance with ratio of buildings to land they are established on
Ministry will implement plan to attract tourists from East Asia before end of Q1 of 2016 including India, China, and Japan markets with $70 subsidy per seat
Ministry to promote trips to Egypt in the Gulf region and North Africa
Exhibitions to take place in Poland at the end of November, Vienna by mid-January, and Istanbul at the end of January, among others
Campaign will meet major media in both countries, while preparations are undertaken for another campaign later this year in the US and South America
Egyptian authorities announced that all 37 tourists and crew members on board were rescued
New office will cooperate with airlines flying into Egypt to create direct flights to Sharm El-Sheikh, Red Sea and North Coast
Tourist numbers who visited Greece over past year exceeded 17 million tourists, making Egypt’s chances strong in attracting a large number to the coasts
Tourists visiting Red Sea area last year spent 73.8m nights compared to 26m nights in 2013
269,571 citizens competed to acquire 29,000 pilgrimage visas, tourism ministry says