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Documentation part of ministry of antiquities’ plan to submit places into UNESCO’s Heritage sites list
Transportation capacity in Upper Egypt represents only 35% from total transportation capacity that ought to work to receive incoming tourists
Gulf Air operates 19 flights to Egypt weekly, says Bahrain’s tourism minister
International tourist arrivals to grow by 3.4% in 2019, says organisation
Egypt’s tourism revenues to come from various small source markets, better than depending on only 3,4 major markets representing 90% of annual revenues: El Damery
Netherlands stepped up its efforts to assist Egypt in its difficult, courageous reforms
The Egyptian government has launched an electronic portal to help tourists apply for a visa to its territory
Total exports earnings from international tourism reach $1.7tn in 2018, says agency
Project to be built over 109 feddan within five years
Numbers of Indonesian students in Egypt witness a significant increase, says ambassador
Want to go diving? Perhaps Snorkeling? Famous shipwreck? Come to Dahab
Japan tops list of high-spending countries, followed by the US, Germany, says Osman
The signing ceremony comes on the sidelines of “Investing in Tourism Sustainability” Conference (ITSC) held in 30-31 May in Bulgaria.
The GES UNDP country offices’ aim is to integrate gender equality into all aspects of their development work.
Furthermore, the minister spoke about the Ukrainian market and its importance to the Egyptian tourism as one of the most important and most developed markets for Egypt.
The tourism sector in Egypt suffered a downturn since the 2011 revolution, and the sector in Egypt suffered a devastating blow, especially when a Russian passenger plane crashed over Sinai in late October 2015 and all its passengers were killed.
During the meeting, Al-Mashat highlighted the importance of the tourism sector for the growth of countries’ economies, explaining that in Egypt the tourism sector contributes to providing job opportunities for more than three million people and represents 20% of the GDP.
The Egyptian Ministry of Tourism has partnered with the international CNN network to implement an international tourism campaign aiming to present Egypt in a contemporary and modern perspective through using an innovative mix of television platforms, digital media, and social networking sites. The new partnership between the Egyptian Ministry of Tourism and the CNN which …
Al-Mashat to discuss with College of Hotel Management in Lucerne means to raise Egyptian tourism sector employees’ efficiency
Four cities witnessed RevPAR growth of 39% in first two months of current year
Egypt prioritises recovery of Travel, Tourism following a period of crisis: WTTC
Egypt’s Minister of Tourism Rania Al-Mashat met with the Mayor of Seville Juan Espadas to discuss cooperation in the field of tourism between Egypt and Spain, notably Seville. The meeting comes on the sidelines of Egypt’s participation in the 19th session of the WTTC Global Summit 2019, which held in the period from 2 to …
Experts contend entry of new source markets, state’s political, security stability behind high tourism revenues
Ministry of Public Enterprise Sector seeks new partnerships in some of its projects in the tourism and textile sectors, the Minister Hisham Tawfik said over his opening speech in Hapi annual conference, titled “The Effective Growth” on Monday. “We need a partner to rehabilitate Shepheard Hotel and raise its star ranking from 4 to 5 …
The Minister of Tourism, Rania Al-Mashat, said that the Arab market is one of the most important exporting tourism markets to Egypt, which represents 30% of incoming tourism, noting that Saudi Arabia comes at the head of those markets. “According to the report of the World Tourism and Travel Council, tourism in Egypt witnessed a …
Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly stated that tourism’s structural reform programme is considered as a cornerstone for achieving sustainable development, which Egypt seeks to achieve at all levels, in accordance with Egypt’s Vision 2030. Notably, the structural reform programme was launched by the ministry of tourism with the aim of achieving sustainable tourism, in line with …
Amid tremendous efforts from the government to revive local tourism, Egypt was announced as the number one destination among a list of 15 countries, which international billionaires plan to visit in 2019, according to a study held by Business Insider. The number one business website held a study with Original Travel agency, which plans months-long-trips …
Al-Mashat called for Germany to match Egypt with competing tourist destinations regarding tax levied on German tourists departing to these destinations
Egypt, Cyprus, Greece discuss boosting tourism cooperation
Only shortcoming which Egyptian-Chinese tourism relations face is absence of controls for price reductions, says former tourism adviser at ministry