'Cross Egypt Challenge' rally important tourist event: Minya governor

Sun, Oct. 20, 2019

Minya is the second leg of the event that includes a series of endurance cross-country motorcycles and scooter rallies conducted through the roads of Egypt.

Direct flights from Cyprus to Alexandria start within 6 months: Gov.

Sat, Oct. 19, 2019

The governor said in a press statement that it is expected to reach two flights a week.

Iconic Tahrir Square to be turned into ‘tourist destination’

Fri, Oct. 18, 2019

A pharaonic obelisk will be transferred to the square.

Reprieve for Thomas Cook's UK stores as Hays Travel deal saves up to 2,500 jobs

Wed, Oct. 16, 2019

Hays Travel will buy all of Thomas Cook’s British travel agent shops, potentially saving up to 2,500 jobs and providing a rare boost for high streets across the country.

Cairo hosts 1st honey festival Wednesday

Tue, Oct. 15, 2019

Scheduled to take place from Oct. 16 to 18, the Egyptian Honey Festival invites citizens to attend and taste different types of honey and other bee products.

Interfaith Forum delegations arrive at religion hub St. Catherine

Fri, Oct. 11, 2019

St. Catherine Airport received Friday delegations participating in the Interfaith Forum, hosted in the South Sinai city with sites holy to the three Abrahamic religions.

Likely increase in number of Italian tourists to Egypt: amb.

Thu, Oct. 10, 2019

Egyptian Ambassador in Rome Hisham Badr has expected an increase in the number of Italian tourists coming to Egypt over the coming period.

Sisi approves deal with Bahrain to exempt diplomats from obtaining entry visas

Thu, Oct. 10, 2019

President Abdel Fattah El Sisi issued a decree Thursday approving an agreement with Bahrain to exempt diplomats from both countries from obtaining entry visas.