Egyptian Prime Minister, praised the city of Sharm El-Sheikh for winning the award for the safest tourist destination to visit in the world.
The outstanding debt of the Supreme Council of Antiquities to the state's general budget decreased by about LE 1 billion during the current fiscal year compared to about LE 8 billion in debt at the end of June 2022.
That is compared to the same period in 2023.
Heiba’s comments are the first confirmation by an Egyptian official since media outlets began publishing reports last week on the potential sale and development of the area
The total number of tourists that visited the country in 2023 amounted to 14.906 million.
The fourth quarter of 2023, in particular, experienced a surge in tourism activity, welcoming 3.6 million tourists, which marked an 8 percent increase compared to the same period in 2022
The resort will be built on 40 feddans, creating 4,500 jobs.
The project considers macroeconomic trends, as well as trends at the level of the economic and social sectors that support the renaissance of the Egyptian state.
Tourism expert Muhammad Farouk said that Chinese tourism movements must be conducted through trade exchange.
Furthermore, this expansion is expected to create approximately 45,000 new direct and indirect job opportunities, providing a much-needed boost to the labor market
Highlighting the group's commitment to Egypt, Al Lami revealed that the total investments made by his group in the country currently amount to $3 billion
Issa explained that the ministry recorded tourist arrivals of 1.3 million from 80 countries in October, an 8 percent increase year-on-year, highlighting its significance amid the escalating war on the Gaza Strip
The government plans to implement various promotional and marketing campaigns with tour organizers and relevant stakeholders, aiming to position Egypt as a desirable tourist destination in diverse tourist markets
He expressed his hope that the direct ties between the cities of the two countries would give new impetus to the development of cooperation in the field of tourism, investment and cultural exchange.
Sharm El Sheikh International Airport received the first AEGEAN Airlines flight arriving from Athens Airport with 82 passengers on board.
Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Ahmed Issa, chaired the meeting of the Board of Directors of the Egyptian General Authority for Tourism Promotion, at the Ministry’s headquarters in the New Administrative Capital.
· Aswan enjoys the unparalleled beauty, nature, and stunning views that God endowed it with.
Egypt's tourism sector also reported strong growth, with revenues increasing by an impressive 26.8 percent on a yearly basis in FY2022/2023, soaring to $13.6 billion
The government's strategic efforts led to attracting a significant influx of visitors to Egypt, culminating in an impressive milestone of 7 million tourists during the initial six months of 2023
Airports have an important and vital role in attracting economic and commercial activities and attracting direct and indirect investment to areas that need development.