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Study: 12.9 million tourists visit Egypt annually

Mon, 22 Aug 2022 - 10:05 GMT

A recent ministerial reshuffle is expected to have a positive effect on stimulating tourism activity and portfolio in Egypt, according to a study published by the Egyptian Observatory of the Egyptian Center for Thought and Studies.

Egypt, Japan discuss funding environment-friendly airports

Wed, 27 Jul 2022 - 01:13 GMT

Minister of Civil Aviation Mohamed Manar Enaba and Japan's Ambassador to Egypt Oka Hiroshi held talks Tuesday.

Sphinx Airport to operate in mid-July: Civil Aviation Minister

Wed, 18 May 2022 - 01:19 GMT

He noted that the project of developing the Sphinx International Airport is of great importance, especially as it is close to the Giza Pyramids Plateau.

Aviation and Tourism ministers discuss means to promoting tourism in Egypt

Thu, 14 Apr 2022 - 11:24 GMT

Egyptian Civil Aviation Minister Mohamed Manar met Thursday with Tourism Minister Khaled el Anani, where they both discussed a number of important issues aiming to promote tourism in the country.

Marsa Alam Airport receives 15 European international filghts Thursday

Thu, 07 Apr 2022 - 10:15 GMT

Marsa Alam International Airport received 15 European international flights, among 76 international flights received by the airport during the week, starting from last Saturday until tomorrow Friday.

Efforts underway to use clean energy in Sharm el Sheikh Airport - minister

Thu, 31 Mar 2022 - 02:15 GMT

Sharm El Sheikh International Airport is going green as it will be operated by solar energy within the framework of the State’s efforts to protect the environment and reduce carbon footprint, affirmed Civil Aviation Minister Mohamed Manar.

Marsa Alam Airport receives 30 flights from Europe; the largest weekly flow of tourist

Sat, 12 Mar 2022 - 12:35 GMT

Marsa Alam Airport receives 30 flights from Europe; the largest weekly flow of tourist

Hurghada Airport receives 13 Russian flights Tuesday

Tue, 22 Feb 2022 - 11:53 GMT

Hurghada International Airport received Tuesday 13 Russian flights, coming from various Russian airports.

Hurghada airport receives 11 Russian flights carrying over 1,500 Russian tourists

Thu, 10 Feb 2022 - 02:18 GMT

The airport received the Russian passengers amid strict preventive measures against coronavirus pandemic.

Attempt to smuggle 313 packages of medicines, cosmetics into Egypt thwarted

Tue, 04 Jan 2022 - 01:46 GMT

The authorities of Cairo International Airport thwarted Tuesday a passenger's attempt to smuggle 313 packages of medicines and cosmetics into the country.

ISO 9001/2005 renewed for 3 Egyptian airports

Sun, 17 Oct 2021 - 12:17 GMT

That certification is concerned with the quality of management systems.

Matrouh witnesses large turnout, receives 1,980 tourists since summer season kick-start

Fri, 13 Aug 2021 - 09:37 GMT

Governor of Marsa Matrouh Maj. Gen. Khaled Shuaib announced that the governorate received Friday a charter flight carrying 173 tourists.

Man who took indecent pictures of women at airport to be tried

Wed, 16 Jun 2021 - 06:47 GMT

The man who allegedly took indecent pictures of a woman in Cairo Airport has been ordered detained for four days pending investigations and will be referred to criminal trial

Egyptian woman thanks prosecutors, social media support as assaulter referred to trial

Wed, 16 Jun 2021 - 11:03 GMT

Basma posted to thank the great support by social media users to her case.

Man arrested at Cairo Airport after lady reveals he took pictures of female passengers

Tue, 15 Jun 2021 - 12:48 GMT

A man was spotted taking pictures of female passengers, as revealed in a video by Egyptian lady on Instagram.

Attempt to smuggle 7 gold, metal detectors into Egypt thwarted

Tue, 23 Mar 2021 - 12:11 GMT

The passenger was involved in a smuggling attempt in 2019.

Authorities foil attempt to smuggle spying devices into Egypt through airport

Sun, 07 Feb 2021 - 10:11 GMT

The authorities of Cairo International Airport foiled an attempt to smuggle 27 spying devices by an Egyptian passenger coming from Greece.

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.

Qatar's barbarity: Forced female invasive examinations turn int'l scandal

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 - 08:21 GMT

Qatari police officers are facing prison sentences after ordering a "humiliating" gynecological examination of Australian female travelers to search for the mother of a newborn girl who was found in a trash bin in the bathroom of Hamad International Airport.

25 foreigners barred from entering Egypt for not presenting PCR result

Thu, 27 Aug 2020 - 09:58 GMT

International flights were suspended in March but resumed in July.

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