Egypt establishes special free zone for modern boats

Thu, 18 Apr 2024 - 12:05 GMT

This zone aims to engage in manufacturing and maintenance of yachts and maritime units, subject to obtaining all necessary licenses and approvals from relevant authorities.

Duration of issuing licenses for yachts to enter Egyptian waters reduced to 24 hours

Wed, 11 May 2022 - 11:00 GMT

Minister of Transport Kamel al-Wazir stated Tuesday in a phone-in that licenses allowing yachts to enter national waters are currently issued in just 24 hours.

Egypt to introduce international yacht harbor in Sharm El Sheikh

Thu, 05 Aug 2021 - 12:59 GMT

That is in alignment with endeavors to encourage yacht tourism to Egypt.

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.

Hurghada port receives “Silver Fast” yacht

Sat, 24 Nov 2018 - 09:05 GMT

Hurghada port received on Saturday the fastest and biggest yacht in the world known by the name “Silver Fast” and owned by the Australian company of Fast.

What you can do in a one day trip to Ain Sokhna

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 - 10:41 GMT

If you are looking for a short trip, you should visit Ain Sokhna. Almost a two hour drive from Cairo, the town is located 55 km south of Suez.

Opening the way for yacht tourism in Egypt

Mon, 10 Sep 2018 - 01:33 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism is working towards enhancing the inflow of tourists to Egypt through an increased attention on yacht tourism.

Navy rescues tourist yacht in Hurghada

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 - 09:06 GMT

The Egyptian Navy rescued a tourist yacht with four crew members on board, after fire broke out in it, off the southern coast of the tourist resort city of Hurghada in the Red Sea governorate.

Naval forces rescue 9 tourists from boat in Red Sea

Fri, 11 Aug 2017 - 08:23 GMT

Naval forces rescued nine tourists Friday after their motor launch sank in the Red Sea.