Latest in Highlight

Advertising Area

Latest in

Russia mulls resuming direct flights to Egypt

Russia’s top diplomat has announced Moscow’s intentions to resume flights to Egypt after 2015’s aviation tragedy. Metrojet, the downed aircraft’s operator, was banned from undertaking domestic and international flights.

Deutsche Welle

Ahmed Bin Saeed al-Maktum, president of Emirates Airline, placed second in Gulf Business magazine’s ‘100 most influential people in the Arab world for 2013’ (AFP Photo)

Emirates Airlines adds 3 additional weekly flights to Egypt

Emirates Airlines will be offering three additional regular flights weekly between Dubai and Cairo starting on 1 January 2016. The new weekly flights will offer 12 seats in First Class, 42 in Business Class, and 183 in Economy Class. The additional flight, EK926, will depart Cairo on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Saturday at 00:35 and arrive …

Maya Nawar


In Pictures: Sharm El-Sheikh abandoned

Crowded streets were filled with foreign and Egyptians tourists and investors with taxis and busses packed. Loud lively music echoed at the Naama Bay strip. Hotel occupancy rates were at their highest and restaurants were fully booked. That was the scene eight months ago during the Egypt Economic Development Conference in Sharm El-Sheikh. Now, the …

Doaa Farid