Minister of Tourism

An economist for tourism.. Reasons behind choosing Ahmed Issa in Egypt's new gov't

Sun, 21 Aug 2022 - 06:35 GMT

This came to answer a raised question on why a banker would manage a tourism file.

U.S. embassy in Cairo thanks Min. of Tourism, Coordination’s Committee of Party’s Youth Leaders and Politicians for achieving Gloria Walker dream

Wed, 12 May 2021 - 05:43 GMT

The U.S. embassy in Cairo thanked Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities, The Coordination’s Committee of Party’s Youth Leaders and Politicians (CPYP) , and everyone else who played a part in achieving Mrs. Gloria Walker dream of visiting the Pyramids of Giza.

Mashat: Economic partnership with US "strategic"

Thu, 30 Jan 2020 - 02:27 GMT

The US ambassador described Egypt as an important partner for his country in the region, expressing keenness on strengthening economic partnership with Egypt as an ally to Washington.

For 1st time since 2006, Egypt updates Hospitality Criteria

Mon, 09 Sep 2019 - 02:31 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Tourism Rania al-Mashat announced Monday, September 9 the New Hospitality Criteria for Egyptian hotels.

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.

8th Mediterranean Tourism Forum to kick off in Alexandria on Saturday

Sat, 13 Jul 2019 - 01:16 GMT

The event takes place under the patronage of the Minister of Tourism Rania el-Mashat.

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.

Anani participates in opening ceremony of World Tourism Organization

Mon, 25 Mar 2019 - 12:43 GMT

Minister of Antiquities Khaled al-Anani participated in the opening ceremony of the 45th Committee of the World Tourism Organization for the Middle East.

Egypt's tourism sector fastest-growing in North Africa

Mon, 25 Mar 2019 - 09:28 GMT

Egypt's tourism sector is the fastest-growing in North Africa. The sector's growth rate hit 16.5 percent, quadruple the international average rate

New Egypt Administrative Capital Airport to be inaugurated by April

Sat, 26 Jan 2019 - 02:04 GMT

Minister of Civil Aviation has affirmed that on occasion of the 89th anniversary of Civil Aviation, a new service, namely <i>“Ahlan”</i> (Hello), will be offered for people with special needs during flights.

Madbouli discusses cooperation with Huawei Group chairman

Wed, 23 Jan 2019 - 12:32 GMT

Yan Lida explained the company’s plans to diversify its investment in Egypt by cooperating with Egyptian companies.

Disney live shows return to Egypt

Wed, 29 Aug 2018 - 01:36 GMT

Disney Live shows will return to Egypt according to a press conference held by the Minister of Tourism Rania Al Mashat yesterday under the auspices of the Ministries of Tourism, Investment and International Cooperation.

Tourism in Egypt on way to restore its boom: Min.

Thu, 08 Mar 2018 - 02:19 GMT

There are positive indicators towards tourism recovery, foremost among which is the increase of reservations in the country during the next season, the minister said.

Al-Mashat holds meeting to present tourism sector plans

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 - 05:21 GMT

al-Mashat Ph.D. worked in several important economic positions as a chief economist at the International Monetary Fund in Washington

Antiquities smugglers to face up to life imprisonment: Amendment

Wed, 03 Jan 2018 - 08:54 GMT

Parliament's Media, Culture and Antiquities Committee is preparing a report on an amendment proposed by the government to the antiquities protection law.

Austrian Ambassador fully ready to activate tourism to Egypt

Wed, 25 Oct 2017 - 04:41 GMT

The Austrian ambassador predicts that the number of tourist arrivals from Austria to Egypt will reach its peak as in 2010 and even higher.

Egypt’s Tourism Minister reveals rally in tourism indicators

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 - 02:07 GMT

Egyptian Minister of Tourism Yehia Rashed confirmed positive indicators showing a revival in the tourism sector during an interview with Bloomberg Television Monday

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