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Egypt’s cabinet denies rumors of plans to demolish archaeological palaces

Wed, 10 Feb 2021 - 03:12 GMT

Egypt’s Cabinet media center denied rumors circulated in a video alleging that the government is planning to demolish archaeological palaces under the pretext of establishing national projects.

Flights from Germany to Hurghada will increase by March: Egyptian Ambassador in Berlin

Wed, 10 Feb 2021 - 02:23 GMT

Egypt’s Ambassador to Berlin Khaled Galal said that the number of tourist flights coming from Germany to Hurghada will increase in March.

Egypt's planning ministry releases 'Citizen Investment Plan' of South Sinai in FY2020/21

Sun, 07 Feb 2021 - 01:54 GMT

Hala El-Said, Minister of Planning and Economic Development, clarified that the number of development projects in the governorate reaches 169 projects.

Haven’t yet visited Egypt's Abu Simbel Temples? Now you can, virtually!

Thu, 04 Feb 2021 - 02:32 GMT

Abu Simbel temples launched a number of virtual tours for high school students from different governorates via electronic platform, in a new experiment of its kind.

Travel Scenes: Where Luxury Meets Safety at The Nile Ritz-Carlton, Cairo

Wed, 03 Feb 2021 - 11:10 GMT

Overcoming these challenges enforced by social distancing and lockdown, The Nile Ritz-Carlton, Cairo has succeeded in providing a safe experience that does not compromise luxury and convenience while abiding by all the necessary precautionary and preventive measures regulated by the Egyptian government.

The Story of Gayer Anderson Museum

Sat, 30 Jan 2021 - 05:26 GMT

Beit El Kritliyya or The Gayer Anderson Museum is a manifestation of the majesty and grandeur of Islamic architecture and is noted as one of the well-preserved demonstrations of the domestic architecture of Cairo of the 17th century.

Ukrainian bloggers visit Hurghada, Luxor, Cairo as part of promoting Egypt’s tourism in Europe

Sat, 23 Jan 2021 - 04:09 GMT

A group of bloggers from Ukraine who have large number of followers on social media have visited Luxor over the past two days.

ESCWA, Standard Chartered Bank speculate rebound for Egypt's economic growth in 2021

Thu, 21 Jan 2021 - 02:55 GMT

Five sectors will majorly contribute in such improvement.

5 Egyptian airports received health accreditation from ACI

Tue, 19 Jan 2021 - 02:18 GMT

The AHA accreditation was launched for a safe travel amid the rising risk of infection with Coronavirus pandemic.

Russian delegation to visit Hurghada airport on Jan. 27

Tue, 19 Jan 2021 - 09:31 GMT

The process will take place for a week as that should be the last visit of its kind within a series of negotiations to resume direct Russian flights to the resort town.

5 Hidden Gems In Egypt To Be Explored

Sun, 17 Jan 2021 - 07:13 GMT

So let’s get off the beaten track and explore these secret wonders of Egypt.

‘Seemingly limitless’ ancient wonders among reasons why you should visit Egypt: CNN Travel

Thu, 14 Jan 2021 - 11:08 GMT

CNN Travel has set a list of 21 places to visit amid the pandemic this year, including Egypt, especially for its ancient wonders and new discoveries of pharaonic antiquities.

Egypt suspends issuance of licenses for new travel agencies for 1 year

Tue, 12 Jan 2021 - 11:27 GMT

The country does not need more of them at this stage.

Cairo Eye The Largest Observational Wheel In Africa

Mon, 11 Jan 2021 - 04:25 GMT

Hawai for Tourism and Investment constructs ‘Cairo Eye’ the largest observational wheel in Africa at 120 meters high

Egypt allocates LE 6.3B to support tourism, culture, aviation sectors

Wed, 06 Jan 2021 - 01:33 GMT

LE 3.2 billion were allocated during the current fiscal year to support the tourism and cultural sectors, and LE 3.1 billion for the aviation sector.

Egypt's Govt reduces domestic flight tickets to encourage local tourism

Tue, 05 Jan 2021 - 11:33 GMT

Themed “Spend Winter in Egypt”, the initiative should go into effect as of Friday, January 15 and will last until Sunday, February 28.

Planning ministry examines activating Sub-Accounts Unit at Egypt's Tourism Ministry

Tue, 05 Jan 2021 - 09:19 GMT

It will ensure the standardization of data sources according to scientific concepts and methodology.

Hurghada receives 1st tourist flight from Swiss Airlines

Mon, 28 Dec 2020 - 04:10 GMT

Hurghada International Airport received on Sunday the first tourist flight from Switzerlan aboard the Swiss International Air Lines.

Ministry of Tourism to launch int'l promotional campaign for Egypt

Sun, 27 Dec 2020 - 09:05 GMT

The talks touched on the campaign's basic axes and its strategy to lure tourists from different nationalities.

WTTC adds Egypt to its Safe Travels stamp

Sat, 26 Dec 2020 - 03:11 GMT

The World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) has celebrated 200 destinations given its Safe Travel Stamp, including Egypt.

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