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Egypt receives World Travel and Tourism Council’s (WTTC) Safe Travel Stamp

Sat, 20 Jun 2020 - 04:07 GMT

The WTTC has approved Egypt’s regulation for the resumption of tourism to Egypt and offered the country the Safe Travel Stamp.

Strict measures at Egyptian airports as air traffic resumes in July, some visitors will get PCR test

Wed, 17 Jun 2020 - 04:07 GMT

The Ministry of Health will determine the countries whose nationals will be required to perform a PCR upon arrival to Egypt when the country resumes receiving flights, said Minister of Civil Aviation Mohamed Enaba.

Egypt's minister of aviation is optimistic regarding domestic aviation return

Tue, 16 Jun 2020 - 10:17 GMT

He pointed out that global organizations were expecting the air movement recovery to start by 2023, while some other organizations expected the recovery to start by 2026.

In pics: Youth launches debut online exhibition featuring Luxor’s charming beauty

Thu, 04 Jun 2020 - 02:45 GMT

Ali launched this initiative to spread joy and positivity amid the state of fear and panic caused by the spread of the deadly COVID-19 pandemic.

UNWTO: 3% of world destinations relax travel restrictions after COVID-19

Tue, 02 Jun 2020 - 02:31 GMT

UNWTO’s research said that 3 percent of all world destinations have now taken steps to ease travel restrictions.

IATA calls for passenger face covering and crew masks, opposes onboard social distancing

Wed, 06 May 2020 - 09:49 GMT

IATA does not support mandating social distancing measures that would leave ‘middle seats’ empty.

Egypt sets conditions for hotels to re-open amid Covid-19

Mon, 04 May 2020 - 12:00 GMT

Minister Anani added that hotels will operate by a maximum 50 percent of their capacity as of June.

Wizz Air's Abu Dhabi joint venture to start flights this year

Sun, 03 May 2020 - 11:45 GMT

Wizz Air’s planned Abu Dhabi-based joint venture carrier is expected to start flying this year, the European budget airline said in a statement on Sunday.

Plane carrying 320 Egyptians stranded in Moscow arrives at Marsa Allam airport

Sat, 02 May 2020 - 09:41 GMT

Plane carrying 320 Egyptians stranded in Moscow arrives at Marsa Allam airport.

Boeing to cut 16,000 jobs after posting massive loss

Thu, 30 Apr 2020 - 08:00 GMT

Demand for air travel has evaporated during the coronavirus outbreak, and the aerospace company continues to reel from the 737 Max grounding.

Boeing to cut 16,000 jobs after posting massive loss

Thu, 30 Apr 2020 - 08:00 GMT

Demand for air travel has evaporated during the coronavirus outbreak, and the aerospace company continues to reel from the 737 Max grounding.

Civil Aviation Ministry operates 18 exceptional flights to return stranded Egyptians abroad

Wed, 29 Apr 2020 - 02:25 GMT

The Ministry of Civil Aviation operated a total of 18 exceptional flights to return stranded Egyptians abroad amid the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic.

British Airways to cut up to 12,000 jobs

Wed, 29 Apr 2020 - 10:24 GMT

British Airways will cut up to 12,000 jobs as the airline’s owner warned the coronavirus recovery will take “several years.”

Egypt's Tourism min. follows up preparations for GEM opening

Mon, 27 Apr 2020 - 11:07 GMT

Anany discussed with officials of the company, tasked with the GEM promotional campaign, many ideas and suggestions about the campaign's plan.

Malaysia Airlines: Face masks mandatory for passengers

Wed, 22 Apr 2020 - 01:51 GMT

Malaysia Airlines will not accept passengers who do not have/wear a face mask at the time of check-in and boarding, it stressed.

Cairo Intl. Airport receives exceptional flight from Nigeria carrying 66 nationals

Thu, 09 Apr 2020 - 11:53 GMT

This comes while Egypt has suspended flights until April 23 as a precautionary measure to curb the spread of the novel virus.

2020 Resolutions Revamp: What a Pandemic Lockdown is Teaching me About Life

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 - 10:23 GMT

Supposedly, 2020 was going to be my year of relaunch, but alas has the world as we know it has changed, perhaps forever!

EasyJet grounds entire fleet of planes because of coronavirus crisis

Mon, 30 Mar 2020 - 11:37 GMT

The budget airline said it could not put a firm date on restarting commercial flights and 4,000 of its 9,000 UK staff will be furloughed initially for two months from 1 April.

No tourists are quarantined in Egypt: Official

Sun, 22 Mar 2020 - 04:27 GMT

Chairman of the Hospitality Chamber MagedFawzy affirmed that tourists visiting Egypt at present are not quarantined.

Madbouli meets tourism investors in Hurghada

Sun, 01 Mar 2020 - 10:23 GMT

The meeting took place on the fringe of the premier's visit to the Red Sea governorate to inspect a number of service and development projects.

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