Sharm el Sheikh

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.

184 Ukrainians to leave Hurghada, Sharm El Sheikh on May 3

Sun, 03 May 2020 - 11:21 GMT

A plane with no passengers will land on Sunday in Hurghada and Sharm El Sheikh to carry back, respectively, 42 and 142 Ukrainians.

License of Sharm El-Sheikh hotel revoked over workers lay-off amid COVID-19

Mon, 27 Apr 2020 - 12:41 GMT

Also, two restaurants were shut off for not abiding by the protective rules against COVID-19 spread.

Hospitality workers in Egyptian resort towns return to hometowns after quarantine

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 - 11:28 GMT

They spent the 14 days at their workplace.

EgyptAir to operate flights between Sharm El Sheikh, Luxor

Fri, 14 Feb 2020 - 04:35 GMT

Egyptian state-owned flag carrier EgyptAir announced operating direct flights between South Sinai’s Sharm El Sheikh, northeastern the country, known for magnificent natural landscapes and Upper Egypt’s Luxor which houses numerous ancient landscapes and ph

Civil service machines introduced in Egypt on Police Day

Sat, 25 Jan 2020 - 12:26 GMT

On the 68th anniversary of Police Day, the Ministry of Interior introduced on Saturday self-service machines that citizens can use to issue birth certificates.

Sisi, British PM welcome resumption of British flights to Sharm El Sheikh

Tue, 21 Jan 2020 - 05:48 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al Sisi and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson welcomed, Tuesday the resumption of British flights to Sharm El Sheikh.

Min. of Tourism & Antiquities participate in “Salon De Plongée” diving exhibition in Paris

Thu, 16 Jan 2020 - 02:58 GMT

The participation came within the framework of the Ministry’s plan to promote tourism products that abound in the Egyptian tourist destinations, especially those related to diving.

Fly Baghdad operates 1st flight from Najaf to Cairo

Sat, 11 Jan 2020 - 02:46 GMT

The first Fly Baghdad flight to Cairo International Airport (CIA) arrived on Saturday taking off from Al Najaf International Airport.

‘Live Green’ activities reach Egypt’s Delta

Sat, 04 Jan 2020 - 01:52 GMT

The initiative focuses on the youth’s role in protecting their environment.