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Egypt top destination for FDI in Arab world during 2015-2020

Tue, 04 Aug 2020 - 11:48 GMT

The country accounted for 35.2% of the USD 340 bn invested in the region throughout the period.

Egypt allows tourists to stay until COVID-19 status in their homelands improves

Tue, 31 Mar 2020 - 01:20 GMT

The Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities announced a number of measures concerning foreign tourist groups who wish to remain in Egypt.

EgyptAir indicates measures taken to handle aviation suspension

Tue, 17 Mar 2020 - 11:35 GMT

CEO of EgyptAir Roshdy Zakaria indicated Tuesday the measures taken to handle the aviation suspension announced by the Cabinet on March 16.

Over 15 million tourists expected to visit Egypt in 2020: WTO adviser

Tue, 07 Jan 2020 - 12:04 GMT

Figures released by the WTO shows that Egypt's tourism sector has recovered after the number of tourists who visited the country in 2019 hit about 13 million.

Tourist arrested for trying to climb Giza's Great Pyramid: Ministry

Wed, 16 Oct 2019 - 06:36 GMT

It is expected that the authorities will release him as climbing the pyramids in Egypt is prohibited, yet not illegal.

Tourist delegations visit archaeological sites in Minya

Sat, 05 Oct 2019 - 02:19 GMT

Tourist delegations from France and Belgium visited Minya on Saturday.

Luxor governor, Chinese diplomat probe boosting tourism

Sat, 28 Sep 2019 - 02:14 GMT

He expressed hope that the number would double in the coming tourist season.

Egypt jumps 9 places in Tourism Competitiveness Index

Sat, 21 Sep 2019 - 09:37 GMT

Egypt has jumped nine places in the Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Index (TTCI) released by the World Economic Forum (WEF) in September.

Time Magazine selects Red Sea Mountain Trail among best tourist places in World

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 - 08:36 GMT

The Red Sea Trail is the first hiking trail in Egypt and is located near Hurghada.

Tourism Ministry launches 1st 'People To People' promo video

Wed, 14 Aug 2019 - 07:00 GMT

The Tourism Ministry has launched its first "People To People" promo video in cooperation with Beautiful Destinations.

Large number of tourists rides horses in Hurghada

Tue, 06 Aug 2019 - 02:18 GMT

Atteya clarified that he has 53 horses of different types: English, Arab, native and Palestinian.

Factbox: Airbus and Boeing aircraft deals at Paris Airshow

Wed, 19 Jun 2019 - 12:40 GMT

Following is a summary of commercial aircraft deals announced by Airbus and Boeing at the Paris Airshow.

Boeing seeking to reduce scope, duration of some physical tests for new aircraft: Reuters

Sun, 16 Jun 2019 - 12:20 GMT

Boeing Co engineers are reducing the scope and duration of certain costly physical tests used to certify the planemaker’s new aircraft.

Pope makes historic first visit to North Macedonia

Tue, 07 May 2019 - 09:33 GMT

Pope Francis made the first-ever papal visit to North Macedonia on Tuesday.

Adventures by Disney picks Egypt as major tourist destination in 2020

Sun, 05 May 2019 - 11:17 GMT

Adventures by Disney touring company has selected Egypt as one of the most important global tourist destinations in 2020.

GEM to be inaugurated in last quarter of 2020

Tue, 30 Apr 2019 - 10:12 GMT

Minister of Tourism Rania al-Mashat said Tuesday that the Egyptian Grand Museum (GEM) will be inaugurated in the last quarter of 2020.

Dutch tulip forecast: brilliant, with a chance of tourists

Sat, 20 Apr 2019 - 03:31 GMT

As spring flower fields around the Netherlands burst into bloom, painting the countryside with dazzling swathes of red, white, and blue.

Google invites Mashat to join leading women campaign in Arab region

Mon, 08 Apr 2019 - 11:35 GMT

Edde invited Egyptian Tourism Minister Rania al-Mashat to join Google’s leading women campaign in the Arab region to support working women.

British tourists' bookings to Egypt rose by 39 percent: ABTA

Sun, 10 Mar 2019 - 09:57 GMT

According to ABTA, a commercial body, bookings to Egypt rose by 39 percent, as customers look for affordable beaches without the worry of cancellation due to Brexit.

Egypt, Japan discuss joint tourist cooperation

Tue, 05 Feb 2019 - 12:46 GMT

Fouda on Tuesday held talks with a delegation of the Japan Association of Travel Agents (JATA) on increasing the number of Japanese tourists to Sinai.

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