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'Only in Egypt' can you immerse yourself into history and 3 hours later enjoy Red Sea beach

Sat, 12 Sep 2020 - 04:09 GMT

During a Saturday visit to Upper Egypt’s Luxor and the Red Sea’s Hurghada, Antiquities Minister Khaled el-Enany said Egypt gives tourists the opportunity to see into Pharaonic history and enjoy the beach in one day.

Egypt to witness high temperature during coming 72 hrs

Sat, 05 Sep 2020 - 01:11 GMT

Egypt will continue witnessing increase in temperature degrees over the coming 72 hours until Tuesday.

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities accompanies Zurab Pololikashvili in a tour around Hurghada

Mon, 24 Aug 2020 - 03:20 GMT

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities Khaled el-Anani and Zurab Pololikashvili, secretary-general of the World Tourism Organization, began their tour on Aug. 23 in Hurghada by visiting Hurghada Museum.

Egypt to complete 19 desalination plants within 18 months

Sat, 22 Aug 2020 - 02:00 GMT

The projects are constructed within a strategy to increase Egypt's water resources, and secure water for irrigation.

Egypt offers LE3B financial guarantee to finance desalination projects in Red Sea governorate

Wed, 19 Aug 2020 - 12:21 GMT

The financial guarantee will contribute to providing the necessary funding for the implementation of water desalination projects in "Hammam" areas in Matrouh, Safaga, Quseer and Marsa Alam in the Red Sea Governorate,

Bizarre sea waste: Toilets, cooking pots found in cleanup campaigns in Red Sea

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 - 03:36 GMT

The collected waste harms the marine environment, and disrupts the balance of underwater life.

605 hotels, resorts able to receive tourists in 21 Egyptian cities

Sat, 25 Jul 2020 - 05:02 GMT

The hotels and resorts are located in 21 Governorates all over Egypt: South Sinai, North Sinai, Red Sea, Matrouh, Alexandria, Suez, Greater Cairo, Qena ,Luxor , Aswan, Damietta, Fayoum, Beheira, Port Said, Dakahlia, Ismailia, Minya, Assuit, Sohag, Beni Suef and El Wadi El Gedid.

In pics: Tourists visiting South Sinai reserves to enjoy 50% off at entrance fees

Thu, 23 Jul 2020 - 10:36 GMT

The discount will be applied on all individual trips, as well as daily cruises.

48 flights including hundreds of tourists landed in Egypt since resuming int’l aviation

Mon, 13 Jul 2020 - 08:43 GMT

Egypt has received 48 flights from different countries with hundred of tourists on board, since resuming the aviation movement at the beginning of July.

Egypt’s Hurghada receives 1st flight from Hungary since airspace reopened in July

Sun, 12 Jul 2020 - 04:08 GMT

Hurghada city in Egypt’s Red Sea governorate on Sunday received its first flight from Hungary’s capital of Budapest since Egypt resumed international flights starting July, amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis. The plane carried 123 Hungarian tourists.

Egypt cleans up to 40 tons of waste from Red Sea floor

Thu, 02 Jul 2020 - 04:33 GMT

The next stages of the Red Sea Clean Reefs Campaign will be carried out on a larger scale.

Egypt ready to receive guests in Red Sea, S. Sinai, Matrouh July: Min.

Mon, 29 Jun 2020 - 12:07 GMT

“With its beautiful sandy beaches, its warm sun and crystal blue waters, Egypt is ready to welcome tourists back” in the three governorates, Enani said.

94 hotels in Egypt’s Red Sea allowed to receive tourists July: official

Fri, 26 Jun 2020 - 11:24 GMT

So far, authorities have inspected 110 hotels in Egypt’s Red Sea governorate to make sure they apply preventive measures, a tourism official said.

735 stranded Egyptians return home from Saudi Arabia, UAE, Kuwait

Mon, 22 Jun 2020 - 12:48 GMT

Cairo International Airport on Monday received five exceptional flights coming from Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Kuwait, expatriating 735 stranded Egyptians amid coronavirus crisis.

Egypt’s Red Sea to receive visitors from Belgium June 26: governor

Fri, 19 Jun 2020 - 02:25 GMT

The three-month suspension of international flights were concluded by the Egyptian government’s decision earlier in June to resume flights with the countries who took a similar decision, with some safety conditions. The Egyptian state aims to gradually re

Joint Egyptian-Spanish naval exercise conducted in Red Sea

Thu, 18 Jun 2020 - 07:54 GMT

Egyptian and Spanish naval forces have conducted a joint naval exercise in the Red Sea, Thursday.

Egypt offers huge discounts for tourists, airliners, travel agencies

Sun, 14 Jun 2020 - 12:15 GMT

As Egypt prepares for receiving tourists at Red Sea, South Sinai and Matrouh resorts in July, it has provided highly competitive prices and offers for airliners and travel agencies.

Egypt to resume foreign flights to S. Sinai, Red Sea July: Commission

Thu, 11 Jun 2020 - 12:46 GMT

State Minister of Media and Information Osama Heikal earlier on Thursday said public gardens and beaches will continue to be closed in all governorates until June 30.

6 hotels checked in Egypt’s Marsa Alam to receive local guests: official

Mon, 08 Jun 2020 - 04:04 GMT

These six are the first batch of hotels in Marsa Alam, one of the popular tourist attractions in the country, to be inspected, as part of Egypt’s strategy to restore domestic tourism amid the coronavirus crisis, while making sure the hotels apply the requ

Woman tests positive for COVID-19 at Red Sea resort 1 week after domestic tourism partial resumption

Sun, 31 May 2020 - 11:06 GMT

The resort had 7 guests only as hotels are allowed to work with a capacity of 25 percent.

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