Mon, 04 Jan 2021 - 12:04 GMT
CAIRO – 4 December 2020: EgyptAir announced a 20 percent discount on all its tickets of international flights leaving or coming to Egypt, on the occasion of holding the 2021 World Men's Handball Championship in Egypt on January 13-31.
Passengers traveling from Egypt can benefit from the offer while buying the discounted tickets that will be valid till January 14, while the discount on tickets for passengers coming to Egypt will continue till January 31, EgyptAir Company Chairman Roshdy Zakaria said.
Meanwhile, Head of EgyptAir Company Airlines Amr Abul Enien said all employees will be abiding by the anti-coronavirus precautionary measures, noting that all arrivals should present their pcr certificates ahead of the flight by 72 hours.
On December 20, Zakaria, said that additional flights to Sharm El Sheikh, Hurghada and other tourist destinations in Egypt have been arranged due to high demand.
He added in statements to Sada al Balad privet channel commenting on the preparations for domestic flights for the New Year that the flights have been arranged due to the high demand to Egypt’s different tourist destinations.
This high demand comes despite fears of the new rising strain of Covid-19 which appeared earlier in Britain. However, Egypt’s coastal cities such as Sharm el Sheikh and Hurghada are one of the lowest cities in Egypt to spot covid cases.
According to a statement released by Health Ministry, Sunday, 1,309 new coronavirus cases were detected, upping the total number of confirmed cases to 142,187.
Spokesman for the Health Ministry Khaled Megahed said 64 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 7,805.
As many as 418 patients were discharged from isolation hospitals after receiving necessary medical care, taking the number of recovered cases to 113,898 so far, the spokesman said.