EgyptAir announced on Wednesday that travelers from Egypt will be banned from entering the Sultanate as of 9:00 A.M. on Friday, May 7, 2021, until further notice.
Minister Sameh Shokry attended the summit held in Saudi Arabia's Al Ola town on January 5, 2021.
That was in his speech at the 41st Summit of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) held in Saudi Arabia's Al Ola town.
“Egypt Air announces suspending flights between Cairo and Muscat until the end of the suspension period or its [probable] extensions,” the Egyptian flag carrier said.
Omar Air, the national airline of Oman, announced Monday it will operate flights to Cairo as of October.
As yet, the number of the company’s world destinations increased to 47 stops.
On another phone with newly-appointed Omani Foreign Minister Badr bin Hamad bin Hamood Al Busaidi, Shoukry congrats him for the new position.
A flight repatriating 174 Egyptian expats stranded in Qatar landed in Cairo Sunday from Oman, where they were transiting.
The General Secretariat of the League of Arab States will hold an emergency meeting on Libya on the level of Arab foreign ministers via video, at the request of Egypt.
The Ministry of Civil Aviation is operating five flights Monday to Oman where Egyptian expats who were stuck in Qatar are transiting.
An Air Cairo flight landed in Cairo International Airport on Sunday evening carrying from Oman 170 Egyptians who were stranded in Qatar.
Oman’s Health Ministry Sunday announced 157 new cases of the novel coronavirus, bringing to 5,186 the country's overall infections.
Forty-one of the new cases are of Omani nationals, and 127 cases of non-Omanis.
The Egyptian embassy in Oman decided operating an exceptional flight in the wee hours of Saturday morning to bring stranded Egyptians back home.
Saudi Arabia will extend visas of Egyptians who were unable to leave the Kingdom, through the electronic services of Absher and Muqeem, as Saudi Arabia confirmed a total of 900 coronavirus cases by Wednesday and two deaths.
Shoukry handed over the message at a meeting with the Sultan of Oman during his current visit to Oman, said Foreign Ministry Spokesman Ahmed Hafez.
The Ministry of Agriculture will discuss with an Omani delegation on March 1 opening Omani markets to exports of Egyptian horses for the first time.
Sisi wished the new sultan success in completing the construction efforts and development process started by late Sultan Qaboos bin Saeed.
The 1996 law stipulates that the ruling family will choose a successor within three days of the throne being vacated.
“Late Sultan Qaboos was a leader of the Sultanate renaissance. May his soul rest in eternal peace,” President Sisi said on his Twitter account.