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Both countries agree initially over some measures to be followed after return of tourist movement to preserve tourists’, workers’ health
Videos will shed light on unknown aspects of Egypt’s heritage and history through artefacts
Finance Ministry to provide EGP 3bn as guarantee for bank loans to tourist, hotel establishments at 5% annual interest
Up to 3,800 tourist establishments apply for emergency aid: Minister of Manpower
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.
The ministry said the lack of information prevents many workers from getting their full rights, whilst also preventing financial support from arriving to those who deserve it, especially during crises.
According to Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Khaled El-Anany, guards working at archaeological sites, are also covered by the initiative.
Hermes downgrades revenue estimation to $10.5-11bn, economist expects 20-30% drop
The 6th edition of the forum was scheduled to take place over three days, from 1 to 3 June 2020, in Bruges, Belgium. It has been co-organised by the UNWTO and the Basque Culinary Center since 2015, and aims to bring together world experts from across tourism and gastronomy.
€200m framework for tourism’s private sector to be approved within two years, says Hamza
We seek to establish medical tourism complex, exploiting Egypt’s natural resources, says Marriott Hills
Stakeholders argue decision protects against lay-offs, hotel closures, others believe it neglects tourism companies
President met PM, ministers to discuss economic impacts of the coronavirus crisis
Queen Meresankh III was granddaughter of King Khufu, builder of Great Pyramid of Giza, and wife of either Khafre or Menkaure.
Aviation, tourism investments lose $8bn, $12.96bn respectively in Q1 2020
El-Anany said the ministerial committee for tourism affairs, headed by Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly, will meet on Wednesday to discuss a package of measures in support of tourism investors.
Tourism revenues recorded $7.8bn, $2.5bn, $6.1bn in 2017, 2016, and 2015 respectively.
Arab tourism sector to lose about $30.6bn if pandemic is not controlled by end of April
The Chamber released an Excel sheet form for each tourism establishment to complete electronically, instead of doing so in person at the Chamber’s headquarters, identifying employee data. The chamber announced Monday as the deadline for receiving the employee data.
Decision to suspend air traffic does not include domestic and air cargo flights.
Workers in hotels will be provided with all required logistics including socks, masks, and gloves. Moreover, the hotels contracted with highly-trained medical teams to deal with any suspected cases of the virus.
Every EGP 1 injected into The Sovereign Fund of Egypt brings 10-fold from investors
Virus’s economic impact visible in most affected countries by outbreak, says Gopinath
“Rate of hotel reservation cancellation is minor,” says committee chairperson
Somabay’s golf course was designed by Gary Player, a South African retired professional golfer, one of the greatest ever.
Company is preparing to launch its Beach Club project in Nuweiba to serve tourist delegations in Aqaba and South Sinai, says CEO
Dubbed the sun festival, the illumination of Ramses II was at 6:20am and lasted for about 20 minutes at Abu Simbel Temple.
100% of our new tourism commitment is with the private sector, says Banks’ VP
Ancient temples, haunted palace, museums, pyramids open for the first time
Khaled Al-Anany said that the opening ceremony of GEM planned by end of 2020