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20 people killed, 47 injured in Cairo car bomb attack

20 people killed, 47 injured in Cairo car bomb attack

Egypt's Interior Ministry said that a car packed with explosives intended for a militant attack ... Read More

New Steigenberger Hotel El Lessan opens in Ras El Bar, Egypt

New Steigenberger Hotel El Lessan opens in Ras El Bar, Egypt

Deutsche Hospitality has continued the "Evolution Steigenberger" by opening a further hotel in Egypt at ... Read More

British Airways and Lufthansa flight suspension: Cairo Airport unsafe

British Airways and Lufthansa flight suspension: Cairo Airport unsafe

The UK Foreign Office updated travel advice for Egypt yesterday and warning their citizens: “There ... Read More

Reopening of early pyramids is good news for Egypt Tourism

Reopening of early pyramids is good news for Egypt Tourism

Egypt Tourism has good news. Two of its earliest pyramids located 40 km south of ... Read More

EasyJet airline: Now flying to Jordan, Egypt and Morocco from Italian bases

EasyJet airline: Now flying to Jordan, Egypt and Morocco from Italian bases

EasyJet airline is launching 9 new routes connecting Italy to North Africa and the Middle ... Read More

Madrid to Cairo new route on Iberia

Madrid to Cairo new route on Iberia

Pending approval by authorities, Iberia will launch a new route from Madrid to Cairo on March 2, 2020. The Spanish carrier will ... Read More

Egypt irked by sale of ‘stolen’ King Tut bust at Christie’s auction in London

Egypt irked by sale of ‘stolen’ King Tut bust at Christie’s auction in London

Christie’s auction house just sold a bust of the boy-pharaoh Tutankhamun  in London for $6 million, ... Read More

Steigenberger Hotels & Resorts: New hotel in Egypt

Steigenberger Hotels & Resorts: New hotel in Egypt

Steigenberger Hotels & Resorts is a Deutsche Hospitality brand. Visitors can choose from historic hotels ... Read More

Egyptian President orders tourist attractions’ upgrades to “reflect history and civilization of Egypt”

Egyptian President orders tourist attractions’ upgrades to “reflect history and civilization of Egypt”

Egypt's President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi ordered upgrading tourist attractions nationwide, in a way that reflects ... Read More

African Tourism Board CEO flies home with South African terror victims on Egypt Air

African Tourism Board CEO flies home with South African terror victims on Egypt Air

African Tourism Board CEO Doris Worfel from Pretoria experienced a first-hand account on today's terror ... Read More

South African Tourists in Egypt attacked: Bomb exploded on tourist bus in Giza

South African Tourists in Egypt attacked: Bomb exploded on tourist bus in Giza

South African tourists visiting Cairo on an Egyptian tour were attacked and injured when a ... Read More

16 foreign tourist wounded in tour bus bombing near Giza pyramid complex

16 foreign tourist wounded in tour bus bombing near Giza pyramid complex

An explosion targeting a tourist bus near a museum in the Giza pyramid complex has ... Read More

Viking announced expansion of its Egypt program with new cruise ship

Viking announced expansion of its Egypt program with new cruise ship

Viking today announced an expansion of its Egypt program for the 2020 season, which will ... Read More

Egypt Tourism Minister: Tourism is key to rapprochement and peace

Egypt Tourism Minister: Tourism is key to rapprochement and peace

Egyptian Tourism Minister Rania al-Mashat and winner of IIPT Award said that Tourism and travel ... Read More

Middle East visitors to Egypt to increase 50% by 2022, ATM report reveals

Middle East visitors to Egypt to increase 50% by 2022, ATM report reveals

Arrivals from the Middle East to Egypt are expected to increase 50% from 1.49 million ... Read More