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Ministry will reconsider stimulus programmes for charter flights to encourage travel to Egypt through introducing new programmes to support airlines economically
Russia forms one of the largest tourism markets for Egypt in recent years and must be studied in order to attract new categories of tourists
A flat tire is believed to be cause for the accident: MOI
Hotel occupancies rose to 80% in Hurghada and 35% in Sharm El-Sheikh as a result of Germany’s foreign ministry lifting travel warnings, says vice president of Chamber of Hotels
With the swearing in of the new government, Daily News Egypt reintroduces the cabinet’s returning economic team and profiles the newly appointed ministers, discussing the main agenda and challenges they will have to tackle.
This led the ministry to study the option of paying for the development fees instead of the companies.
The Ministry of Tourism is imposing the fee for six months to prop up the sector, which collected 43% less revenue during the first quarter of 2014 than it did during the same period in 2013
Arab Spring had a negative impact on tourism in Egypt and Tunisia, says President of the Federation of Tourism, while Morocco and Turkey benefitted from the crisis
95% of ongoing developmental projects in Hurghada port have been completed, RSPA head says
Red Sea to become a green governorate, says governor
Reducing consumption and changing behaviours top the conference’s agenda
During fiscal year 2012-2013, the company’s profits hit EGP 104m, almost tenfold the previous year.
The bodies of the couple were found buried in the backyard of their Hurghada villa
Hurghada power station was converted to work with natural gas instead of subsidised diesel.
The concert is considered an effort to restore tourism and encourage foreigners to visit Egypt
Red Sea residents polish up their bikes to show the safety of the area
The seaside units are expected to be constructed by 2015
Hurghada airport receives 117 flights on Monday
Egyptian NGO protects the resources of and around the Red Sea
Parkour is a philosophy, a martial art, and a sport
Red Sea governor announces plan to move slums ‘away from touristic areas’
HEPCA organises a beach and underwater cleanup of a popular island in the Red Sea
The company seeks to expand the number of services offered to its clients, by facilitating direct flights between a number of Egypt’s tourist cities and Arab and European capitals throughout the region
Plunges ten places in World Economic Forum’s Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Index
The dispute involved the Red Sea governorate and the Egyptian-Saudi Arabian Company for Mediterranean Investments
Vast numbers of locusts targeted areas of Upper Egypt, Hamata, Baranis, Sheikh al-Shazly in the southern Red Sea Governorate, around 3.6 million hectares of agricultural lands are at risk invasion by the swarms, the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation described the situation “threatening”
Nile Petroleum will become the primary distributor of Shell marine lubricants in Egypt, serving ships passing through the Suez Canal
Turkish Airlines’s recent addition of Hurghada and Sharm El-Sheikh as new flight destinations is a good example of faith in Egypt
Tamer Emad, an Egyptian British talent
Tourism enhancement concert stirs controversy