Sharm el-Sheikh

In pics: Egypt receives tourists after 3-month hiatus

Thu, 02 Jul 2020 - 11:25 GMT

The capacity rate of EgyptAir’s operation Wednesday surpassed the expected figure, reaching 75 percent.

Italy, Ukraine atop countries ready to resume tourism to Sharm el-Sheikh: Official

Tue, 09 Jun 2020 - 11:15 GMT

Head of South Sinai Investors Association Tamer Makram said that works at South Sinai hotels are in full swing to prepare for the resumption of tourism movement after the months of hiatus.

Know about the most prominent archaeological openings in the coming period

Wed, 03 Jun 2020 - 02:07 GMT

This includes opening museums in the New Administrative Capital, Sharm El-Sheikh, Kafr El-Sheikh, among others.

Oil ministry: Gas supplied to 110 tourist facilities in Sharm

Sat, 25 Apr 2020 - 11:19 GMT

The Ministry of Petroleum announced on Saturday that natural gas is being supplied to 110 tourist facilities in Sharm El Sheikh at investments worth EGP 250 million.

Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities to announce new discovery via internet on April 18

Thu, 16 Apr 2020 - 12:25 GMT

Anani uploaded a set of pictures with excavation workers in the Saqqara archaeological area on his Instagram account.

SITFY chooses Mahmoud Gamal to deliver speech on World Theater Day

Thu, 26 Mar 2020 - 02:38 GMT

The festival's newly established tradition aims at allowing a different, theatrically active and influential young artist each year to deliver their message on the World Theatre Day.

Russian travel agencies request flight resumption to Sharm el-Sheikh

Sun, 01 Mar 2020 - 02:43 GMT

The Russian Union of Travel Agencies has requested that the government resumes tourist flights to Egypt, according to Sunday Russian reports.

Russian team checks Egyptian airports to decide on flight resumption

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 - 09:49 GMT

A Russian delegation has checked security measures at the airports of Egyptian South Sinai’s Sharm Al-Sheikh, and the Red Sea’s Hurghada, two of the most significant tourist attractions in Egypt.

Pics: First direct London-Sharm el-Sheikh flight in 4 yrs

Fri, 20 Dec 2019 - 03:31 GMT

A total of 110 British tourists arrived in Sharm el-Sheikh Thursday aboard the first direct flight from London in four years.

Sisi opposes secession from integrated countries at WYF

Tue, 17 Dec 2019 - 06:01 GMT

In an answer to a Kurdish participant at the WYF, the Egyptian president reassured her that the Kurdish culture and language have not been and will not be eliminated despite decades of attempts made to do that

In pics: Sisi, world youth take part in peace marathon

Tue, 17 Dec 2019 - 01:13 GMT

President Abdel Fattah El Sisi expressed his happiness after participating in a peace marathon attended by youths from different countries.

Sisi: Egypt keen on reaching maritime border delimitation deal with Greece

Tue, 17 Dec 2019 - 08:31 GMT

He stressed that the Egyptian interference in Libya and Sudan seeks to serve the interests of both Arab countries, which is essential for ensuring Egypt's national security.

Palestinian president leaves Egypt after attending WYF

Sun, 15 Dec 2019 - 12:43 GMT

Sisi and Abbas discussed issues of mutual concern and agreed on establishing a stage for Egyptian-Palestinian strategic partnership which will be deeper and broader, and will include all vital fields between the two brotherly countries, Louh said.

Young people discuss 11 important topics at WYF Sunday

Sun, 15 Dec 2019 - 10:42 GMT

A total of 11 Sessions will be held at the second day of the World Youth Forum Sunday in Sharm el-Sheikh.

WFP’s director visits St. Catherine’s Monastery, hails security and beauty

Sat, 14 Dec 2019 - 02:58 GMT

The Executive Director of the UN World Food Program, David Paisley visited on Saturday Saint Catherine’s Monastery in South Sinai.

In pics: Flocks of WYF participants arrive at Cairo, Sharm el-Sheikh airports

Sat, 14 Dec 2019 - 02:30 GMT

Flocks of participants of the World Youth Forum continue to arrive at Cairo International Airport and Sharm el-Sheikh International Airport, coming from different parts around the world.

Albanian journo in WYF for 2nd time says Egypt is safe

Sat, 14 Dec 2019 - 10:03 GMT

“I was surprised by the beauty of Sharm el-Sheikh and all the outdoors activities that I made. For more I found Egyptians guys very friendly and ready to help.”

Albanian participant: WYF sends message of diversity, union

Fri, 13 Dec 2019 - 11:22 GMT

“I believe that through this event Egypt will break some prejudices among participants,” Zekaj from Albania comments on WYF.

Confidence coach: World Youth Forum's goals divinely align with my career

Wed, 11 Dec 2019 - 10:18 GMT

“I've always viewed Egypt as an Empire. A sacred place where my ancestors were born and worked hard to get me where I am today."

Famed Robot Sophia to attend World Youth Theater in Sharm El-Sheikh

Tue, 10 Dec 2019 - 04:13 GMT

The World Youth Theater is preparing for its second season as part of the third edition of the forum set to be held in Sharm el-Sheikh from Dec. 14-17.