Sharm al-Sheikh

UK amb. welcomes 1st London-Sharm El Sheikh flight after long ban

Fri, 20 Dec 2019 - 03:47 GMT

British Ambassador to Egypt Geoffrey Adams has celebrated the arrival of the first direct flight from Britain to South Sinai’s Sharm el-Sheikh after a ban that had been imposed since 2015 over a plane crash was lifted.

Sharm Al-Sheikh to host camel racing starting Nov. 14

Sun, 03 Nov 2019 - 10:22 GMT

The race is divided into 30 rounds – Only three rounds will include men riding the camels, while camels in the 27 other rounds will be controlled by remote controlled robots.

ITU Chief Hails Egypt's Role in Organizing Radiocommunication Conference

Mon, 28 Oct 2019 - 01:22 GMT

Secretary General of the International Telecommunication Union Houlin Zhao expressed his thanks to the Egyptian president for his offer to host the agency's World Radiocommunication Conference (WRC-19).

Sisi Says Radiocommunication Conference reflects human civilization growth

Mon, 28 Oct 2019 - 11:36 GMT

Sisi also praised the theatrical performance presented during the session, saying that it highlights the progress of humanity during the different times.

Interior min. inspects security measures for WRC in Sharm El Sheikh

Mon, 28 Oct 2019 - 09:52 GMT

The minister inspected security checkpoints and residences of visiting delegations.

Sisi attends World Radiocommunication Conference opening in Sharm Al-Sheikh

Mon, 28 Oct 2019 - 09:36 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Monday attended the opening of the World Radiocommunication Conference, held this year in South Sinai's Sharm El Sheikh, with the presence of more than 3,5000 participants from 140 countries.

UK Amb. expects 0.5M UK visitors to Egypt after Sharm Al-Sheikh ban lifted

Sun, 27 Oct 2019 - 08:04 GMT

Adams expected UK visitors to come to Egypt to enjoy a happy and problem-free vacation.

Corruption obstructs development, stability in Africa: Egypt's accountability agency

Wed, 12 Jun 2019 - 04:13 GMT

The peoples of some African countries have suffered a lot from the loss of their resources and dreams for a better future.

Sisi urges African cooperation against corruption forms

Wed, 12 Jun 2019 - 01:27 GMT

Sisi said "Egypt will continue to support the joint efforts to combat corruption at the African level."

President Sisi attends inaugural session of AACF

Wed, 12 Jun 2019 - 09:45 GMT

Sisi attended Wednesday the inaugural session of the African Anti-Corruption Forum that will be held in the Red Sea resort city of Sharm El Sheikh for two days.

Heat wave causes fire at Sharm al-Sheikh old market

Thu, 23 May 2019 - 01:13 GMT

Civil defense forces have managed to manage a fire that broke out at the old market in Sharm al-Sheikh due to an extreme heat wave that hit its highest peak on Thursday.

ACHPR Sharm El-Sheikh's forum discusses detention, combating torture

Sun, 21 Apr 2019 - 04:33 GMT

The non-governmental forum of the African Commission on Human Rights has been held for the second day in Sharm al-Sheikh.

Non-gov’t forum of African Commission on Human Rights inaugurated in Sharm El-Sheikh

Sat, 20 Apr 2019 - 02:54 GMT

The non-governmental forum of the African Commission on Human Rights kicked off on Saturday as part of the activities of the 64<sup>th</sup> edition of the committee in Sharm Al-Sheikh.

LIVE UPDATES: The 1st Arab League-European Union Summit in Sharm al-Sheikh

Sun, 24 Feb 2019 - 03:50 GMT

Live updates from the summit.

Sisi invites Kuwaiti emir to attend Youth Forum in November

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 - 01:59 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi invited Monday Kuwaiti Emir Sabah al-Ahmad al-Jaber Al-Sabah to attend the World Youth Conference set to be held in November.

Azerbaijani flag carrier airlines to resume flights with Egypt November

Thu, 06 Sep 2018 - 09:19 GMT

Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) announced its intention to resume weekly direct flights between Sharm al-Sheikh and Baku on Nov. 8.

44th UNWTO ME Commission meeting launched in Sharm al-Sheikh

Tue, 08 May 2018 - 08:25 GMT

The Egyptian government took the necessary measures to facilitate the arrival, stay and departure of the participants invited by UNWTO.

What impact did WYF have on Sharm el-Sheikh?

Fri, 10 Nov 2017 - 02:56 GMT

Sharm el-Sheikh hotel occupancy rate has reached its highest in 7 years, registering a 50 percent rise.

large number of PLP graduates now assistants to ministers

Mon, 06 Nov 2017 - 07:30 GMT

Hala el Saeed on Monday said that a large number of the Presidential Leadership Program graduates are currently assistants to ministers.

Sharm El-Sheikh prepares to host World Youth Forum in November

Thu, 26 Oct 2017 - 08:09 GMT

Numerous workers are racing against time to complete preparations for the upcoming World Youth Forum (WYF), which will launch in Sharm El-Sheikh on November 4.