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He added that the Ministry of Housing represented in the New Urban Communities Authority has spent EGP 25bn in housing and infrastructure projects in the city, of which roughly EGP 8bn for providing public facilities.
Extreme events, coral bleaching are among climate-related issues placing tourism at risk
With regards to the EHA’s strategy, he stated that the association is focusing on developing the skills of hospitality employees by organising training sessions covering various areas to improve the level of service in Egypt’s hotel industry, in addition to improving hygiene through the new hospitality criteria.
30% hike in the winter season’s reservations compared last year’s winter season, according to the EHA’s chairperson
The group’s Managing Director Nirvana Chaudhary stated that the group pays a great importance to the Egyptian market.
Seven hotels are expected to join the Green Star Programme, before year-end, bringing the total participants to 86, says EHA
The project centres around the short film ‘A Story Takes Flight’, which stars the actresses as themselves embarking on three journeys of exploration through Dubai.
Resumption of British flights to Sharm El-Sheikh to speed recovery of tourism in resort city, says minister
Arab market represents 30% of incoming tourism to Egypt, Saudi Arabia comes on top, says Al-Mashat
Egypt to participate in annual conference of Saudi Arabia’s sovereign wealth funds
Tokyo, Osaka, Hokkaido are top Japanese cities that export tourists to Egypt respectively
Sahar Talaat Mostafa calls for Russia to follow UK, El Zayat expects 800,000 tourists to visit Egypt by end-2020, El Damery hopes British tourists arrivals will return to pre-ban levels
Egypt enjoys all tourist possibilities, that should allow tourism sector to achieve revenues exceeding the $20bn, says ETTA member
FM expressed hope that the Egyptian-Croatian committee would be held in 2020
Next Article IV consultation likely to be held early 2020, says staff report
For the two countries in which the blue river begins and ends, a special bond should be formed, says Nancy Hadi
Under the MoU, the two institutions pledge to work together in promoting and fostering tourism for the achievement of the 2030 Agenda and the 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Experts argue security stability is key behind hike in tourism, Sultan forecast sector to achieve $15bn by FY-end
Al-Khaja explained that Dubai Tourism has given Egypt special attention in marketing campaigns due to the market’s newfound importance and promise. In recent years, the number of Egyptians visiting Dubai has increased by 9, from 169,000 visitors by the fall of 2018, to 184,000 visitors in 2019 so far, ranking 13th among the main export markets for visitors to Dubai.
According to the recently released list and survey of Euromonitor International Research in 2018, Dubai got ranked as the world’s most visited city by tourists.
The year 2018 was very good for the Egyptian tourism sector, the minister added during an interview with Bloomberg.
Al-Mashat added that these figures confirm Egypt’s position as a world leader in the international tourism.
The report declares that Egypt got a rating score of AAA in promoting the country’s brand and its touristic destinations, which is considered the highest rating.
Organisation named Egypt’s ‘People To People’ campaign video as best promotional movie in Middle East
Protocol aims to educate students on importance of tourism as basic pillar to support national economy
This is part of its development plan, which aims to market agricultural products globally, in addition to promoting the governorate as a global tourist destination.
State’s tourism sector is growing at an excellent rate, says CEO of WTTC
Increase in fertility rates, securing water resources represent long-term economic challenges
Other types of tourism should be developed in Egypt, so that it can compete with other countries
Development of New El-Alamein taking place at unprecedented rates