Sharm el Sheikh

Egyptian, Spanish naval forces conduct joint exercise in Red Sea

Sat, 20 Feb 2021 - 05:58 GMT

The Egyptian and Spanish naval forces conducted on Saturday a transient exercise in the Red Sea, within the framework of enhancing military cooperation between the two countries.

UN commission hails Egypt’s World Youth Forum contributions as global platform for youth issues

Thu, 18 Feb 2021 - 10:12 GMT

Egypt’s permanent mission to the UN in New York included the decision issued by the 59th session of the CSocD to support the contributions of the World Youth Forum at the regional and international levels.

Sharm, Hurghada ports reopened after weather improved

Thu, 18 Feb 2021 - 08:38 GMT

The Red Sea Ports Authority said maritime activities and navigation in the two ports have resumed

Sharm El-Sheikh Museum, safe as can be

Thu, 11 Feb 2021 - 01:36 GMT

In response to the news that has been circulated alleging that Sharm El-Sheikh Museum and some of its artifacts were affected by flooding, Head of the Museums Sector at the Supreme Council of Antiquities Moamen Othman confirmed that they are baseless allegations .

EgyptAir offers 20% discount for all int'l flights

Mon, 04 Jan 2021 - 12:04 GMT

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.

EgyptAir begins operating flights from Romania to Sharm El Sheikh, Hurghada

Thu, 31 Dec 2020 - 08:40 GMT

The jets operated are Airbus A320Neo, Airbus A220-300, and Boeing B737-800.

Additional flights to Egypt’s Sharm el Sheikh, Hurghada due to high demand: EgyptAir

Mon, 21 Dec 2020 - 10:21 GMT

Additional flights to Sharm El Sheikh, Hurghada and other tourist destinations in Egypt have been arranged due to high demand, Rushdi Zakaria, chairman of the holding company for EgyptAir said Sunday.

Video: Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities: 2020 was full of impressive accomplishments

Wed, 16 Dec 2020 - 03:22 GMT

Sharm El-Sheikh Museum was opened on October 31, 2020, by Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, among numerous other openings and inaugurations accomplished by Egypt's Min. of Tourism & Antiquities in 2020.

In Pics: Serbian media delegation tours Egypt until December 5

Wed, 02 Dec 2020 - 12:42 GMT

The delegation is currently in Hurghada and then they are traveling to Luxor. They are introduced to the precautionary measures and hygiene safety regulations implemented by the Egyptian government to ensure the safety of citizens, tourists and workers in the tourism sector.

9th UN Convention Against Corruption conference to be held in Egypt Dec. 2021

Mon, 30 Nov 2020 - 09:48 GMT

The conference convenes every two years, and 2021 marks the year the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) will hold a special session against corruption.

Egypt's tourism 'winter season' dead, sector to rehabilitate in March: businessman

Sun, 15 Nov 2020 - 02:13 GMT

He added that the occupancy rates of Sharm El Sheikh and Hurghada hotels are currently 20 percent of the 50 percent designated by the government.

Forum on banking industry, future of financial services kicks off in Egypt's Sharm El Sheikh

Fri, 13 Nov 2020 - 09:32 GMT

Held under the auspices of the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE), the three-day event is organized by the Union of Arab Banks (UAB).

Video: Sharm El-Sheikh Museum, history by the sea

Tue, 10 Nov 2020 - 02:19 GMT

In Sharm El-Sheikh Museum, 5200 artifacts tell the story of the rise of the Egyptian civilization and sheds light on how Egyptians lived in coherence with nature and coexisted with its many creatures that they sanctified.

8th Cultural Forum for Border Women in Sharm El-Sheikh to be held on Nov. 14-19

Tue, 03 Nov 2020 - 02:57 GMT

This comes within the framework of the directives of the General Authority for Cultural Palaces, to intensify artistic and cultural activities, to raise women's awareness, and within the "People of Egypt" project.

Arab banking conference in Sharm el Sheikh to discuss obstacles facing banking sector during COVID-19

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 - 07:20 GMT

The conference will tackle the latest developments concerning the banking industries as well as shedding light on opportunities and challenges facing these industries after the COVID-19 pandemic.

Sharm El-Sheikh receives 1st Polish flight after 7-month hiatus due to COVID-19

Sun, 11 Oct 2020 - 03:55 GMT

A weekly flight will be operated on the same airline line, as part of the efforts made by the Civil Aviation Ministry, in coordination with the Tourism and Antiquities Ministry, to stimulate air traffic and increase the number of flights between Egypt and European countries.

Egypt’s Hurghada receives 1st flight from Macedonia since resumption of foreign tourism in July

Sat, 15 Aug 2020 - 09:46 GMT

The flight took off from Skopje, the Macedonian capital, with 175 tourists on board.

Egypt’s tourism & antiquities min. discusses cooperation in tourism, antiquities with Ukraine, Belarus ambassadors

Sun, 05 Jul 2020 - 10:52 GMT

During the convention, ways of enhancing bilateral cooperation between these two countries and Egypt were discussed, especially in the field of tourism and antiquities.

Pics: Egypt receives tourists from many states as airports open up

Wed, 01 Jul 2020 - 06:15 GMT

Cairo International Airport in the Egyptian capital received a total of seven flights from the United Arab Emirates, Jordan, Tunisia, Kuwait and Italy, carrying 1255 passengers.

Egypt's PM says State concerned with developing Sharm El Sheikh

Wed, 24 Jun 2020 - 10:41 GMT

Sharm El Sheikh has become one of four most beautiful cities in the world, South Sinai Governor Khaled Fouda said, referring to its potentials.