Hilton Group to operate hotels in Maspero Towers, Cairo Citadel Aqueduct

Wed, 05 Jul 2023 - 11:32 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli attended Wednesday the signing ceremony of two contracts between the Ministry of Housing's City Edge and Hilton Group.

Egypt condemns terrorist attack on hotel in Somalia’s Mogadishu

Sun, 11 Jun 2023 - 09:33 GMT

An attack claimed by Al Shabab movement targeted a restaurant at the Pearl Beach hotel in Mogadishu, claiming the lives of nine people (six civilians and three police personnel) and injuring 20 others on Friday, Reuters reported.

Egypt concludes training of 1st batch of hospitality workers on food safety

Thu, 28 Apr 2022 - 11:35 GMT

The training of another batch will begin this summer.

40K Egyptian hospitality workers to be trained on best practices by June 2022

Tue, 08 Feb 2022 - 12:05 GMT

The workers who have been trained so far mainly belong to Sharm El Sheikh, and Hurghada resorts.

15K Egyptian candidates apply on admission tests for academic year 2021/2022

Thu, 05 Aug 2021 - 02:01 GMT

Yet, that is not the final number as application on the website is still open until August 19, 2021.

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.

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.

95 Egyptians stranded in Maldives, others stuck in Southeast Asia to return home soon

Mon, 30 Mar 2020 - 04:23 GMT

The stranded Egyptians in the Maldives include honeymooners, and individuals working in hotels.

What to know about Sinai’s 1st million city 'Salam'

Sat, 11 Jan 2020 - 12:55 GMT

“Salam City” eastern Port Said is one of four cities that will be constructed on the shores of North Sinai.

Egypt, UK can promote Sharm El Sheikh as happy holiday destination: amb.

Sun, 27 Oct 2019 - 01:19 GMT

Adams said he thinks that the economic benefits “will be huge.”

24 handed sentences in ‘Pyramids Hotel Attack’ lawsuit

Sat, 12 Oct 2019 - 11:54 GMT

Giza Criminal Court sentenced six defendants to death, eight others to life in prison, and 12 minors to 10 years in prison.

Orascom Development sells 2 hotels, land plot for LE 856M

Thu, 27 Dec 2018 - 04:08 GMT

Orascom Development Egypt announced the completion of selling its stake in two hotels and a land plot in the Makadi destination.

Paris’ iconic Hotel Lutetia reopens after 200 million-euro makeover

Sun, 08 Jul 2018 - 09:38 GMT

The Lutetia hotel in Paris was once the haunt of Picasso and Hemingway and served as a refugee camp post World War II. It reopens this week after four years of renovations and is hoping to win a “palace” label soon.

10 great places for Easter and Sham El-Nessim

Thu, 05 Apr 2018 - 01:11 GMT

Follow the Easter Bunny for Easter and Sham El-Nessim breakfasts, brunches and dinners.

Far from war, Basra's cats lap it up in their own hotel

Sat, 31 Mar 2018 - 03:10 GMT

Veterinary student Ahmed Taher Maki has turned his home in the southern city into what he believes is Iraq’s first cat hotel.

Hilton Hotel’s end of year bash

Mon, 18 Dec 2017 - 03:55 GMT

Hilton celebrated another year in true festive fashion at Conrad Cairo’s contemporary bar and lounge, Stage One.

Catalan crisis weighs on 2018 Barcelona hotel bookings

Tue, 05 Dec 2017 - 08:28 GMT

Hotel reservations in Barcelona are down by 10 percent in the first quarter of 2018 over the same time last year due to Catalonia's separatist crisis.

My Kitchen Rules

Mon, 04 Dec 2017 - 11:55 GMT

In a few short years, the Sheraton Montazah has turned around to become one of the most successful properties this side of the Mediterranean.

Business news wrap-up

Thu, 30 Nov 2017 - 05:00 GMT

A wrap-up for the most prominent business news of the day.