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Package aims to promote tourism sector’s resilience, sustainability, and inclusive growth
Egypt in top five list of destinations Canada, Disney World, Dubai, and Antarctica
Egypt’s Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Khaled Al-Anani has held a meeting to review the plan for promoting Egyptian tourism both domestically and internationally. The meeting was attended by members of the Promotion Committees for external exhibitions, and for internal events. Egypt’s tourism sector is currently undertaking a range of domestic and overseas promotions, particularly …
Country has strong relationships with international travel and tourism companies, says Tourism Minister
Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities, represented by the tourism activities sector and internal offices, announced that 180 bazaars across Egypt, particularly in the Red Sea area, acquired tourism business licences in 2020. The tourism activities sector and internal offices ensure that bazaars selling tourism products obtain a licence from the Ministry of Tourism and …
Egypt’s Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Khaled Al-Anani met with Satya Anand, President for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) at Marriott International, to discuss establishing three- and four-star hotels in Egypt’s new tourist cities.
Egypt has inaugurated the first points of the Holy Family trail, after the completion of EGP 7.5m development works in Samannoud city, Gharbeya governorate.
Egypt’s tourism revenues in 2020 slumped 70% year-on-year (y-o-y) to record $4bn due to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis, down from $13.03bn in 2019, according to Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Khaled Al-Anani. Reuters quoted Al-Anani as saying that a total of 3.5 million tourists visited Egypt in 2020, compared to 13.1 million in 2019. …
Minister said that Sub-Accounts Unit is useful in developing realistic estimates relating to size of tourism activity and setting the necessary forecasts
The Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) has decided to extend its initiatives to support defaulters, whether individuals or tourism companies, for a further six months.
A total of 74% of visitors in Luxor are predominantly domestic with Egyptians keen to explore the history and civilisation of their country, according to Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Khlaed Al-Anani.
Total of $935bn loss in global export revenues from tourism, over $1.1trn loss in international tourism receipts, says Mohamed Kaoud
50% discount on entry tickets, available to Egyptians, at museums and archaeological sites
Visit took place as part of eco-tourism initiative, Eco Egypt which aims to support ecotourism and natural reserves, whilst raising environmental awareness
Egypt’s tourism sector has seen the opening of 16 new hotels despite the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis, according to an end-of-year report by the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities.
Egypt’s Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Khaled Al-Anani held a meeting, on Saturday, to review their preparations for a new tourism promotion campaign abroad that would last for three years.
Tourism Ministry to move out occupants from areas surrounding historical wall
Tourism back to 1990 levels as arrivals fall by more than 70%: UNWTO
Karnak Temple witnessed on Monday a solar alignment phenomenon at its main axis. The phenomenon occurs every year on 21 December, which coincides with the beginning of the winter season. Director General of Karnak Antiquities and Al-Kebash Road, Mostafa al-Sagheer, explained that this phenomenon reveals the brilliance of the ancient Egyptian civilization as they linked …
State should constantly evaluate pressures faced by enterprises in tourism industry, evaluate proposals to keep tourism sector operational during crisis period
Egyptian Tourism Promotion Board announced that Hurghada also received the first tourist group from the Slovakian capital, Bratislava
Dahab is located on the southeast coast of Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula, approximately an hour drive from Sharm El-Sheikh.
COVID-19 vaccines would contribute to global tourism recovery: Egyptian Tourism Promotion
Tourism businesses welcome CBE decision, call for more flexibility in private sector banks
Also present at the meeting were International Handball Federation (IHF) President Hassan Mostafa, Egyptian Tourism Promotion Board CEO Ahmed Youssef, and a number of officials from the two ministries. The championship is scheduled to be hosted by Egypt from 13-31 January 2021.
The event was organised by Tazkarty and Sky Dive, in cooperation with the three ministries.
Mamoun noted that this would work well with the state’s search for global real estate marketing and consultancy companies to develop a marketing and management plan for the NAC city, at both the local and global levels.
The two ministries will cooperate with El-Montazah for Tourism and Investment and EMAC Aqaba Company to build the tourism project.
During the meeting, they agreed to exchange experiences in the field of antiquities restoration and museums, especially as BiH has wide experience in restoring Islamic antiquities.
Abu Sidira said that Egypt has also participated in a number of important meetings that were held with the aim of identifying the latest developments in the global tourism movement. They also looked into studying the best means of dealing with the current global crisis.