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      No intention to appoint foreign director for Grand Egyptian Museum: Al-Anani
      Nov23

      No intention to appoint foreign director for Grand Egyptian Museum: Al-Anani

      Egypt’s Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Khaled Al-Anani has told Daily News Egypt that the Director of the Grand Egyptian Museum (GEM) must be Egyptian. Whilst denying any intention to appoint a foreigner to the Directorship post, Al-Anani said that he believes there may be foreign experts and service operators employed in the major...

      EIPICO to export 100,000 Remdesivir vials to 11 countries
      Nov12

      EIPICO to export 100,000 Remdesivir vials to 11 countries

      The Egyptian International Pharmaceutical Industries Company (EIPICO) has signed a cooperation agreement with World Medicine, the company’s agent in CIS countries, to supply 100,000 vials of its Remdesivir vaccine to Eastern Europe. The countries that will receive the Egyptian manufactured vaccine are Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan,...

      Egypt, Ukraine discuss boosting economic, commercial cooperation
      Oct28

      Egypt, Ukraine discuss boosting economic, commercial cooperation

      Egypt’s Assistant Minister of Foreign Affairs for European Affairs Ambassador Badr Abdel Aaty met with a high-level Ukrainian delegation to discuss methods of strengthening cooperation between the two sides. The cooperation focuses on the economic and commercial fields, and will work to attract more Ukrainian investments to Egypt. It will...

      Egypt, Ukraine outline 2021/22 entrepreneurship, investment cooperation path
      Oct28

      Egypt, Ukraine outline 2021/22 entrepreneurship, investment cooperation path

      Egypt’s Minister of International Cooperation Rania Al-Mashat met with a high-level Ukrainian delegation, headed by Ihor Zhovkva, Deputy Head of the Office of the President of Ukraine for International Relations. The meeting took place in the presence of Ukraine’s Ambassador in Cairo Evhen Mikitenko, to outline a new path for 2021/22...

      Omar Toussoun: Enlightened Prince and National Geographer
      Oct27

      Omar Toussoun: Enlightened Prince and National Geographer

      It is not rare to be a geographer and adventurer, geographer and traveller, and sometime geographer and/or over-seas trader. But being a geographer and a royal prince is a unique case in the historical records. Atef MohammedPrince Omar Toussoun (1872-1944) belongs to that period of time when Egypt underwent contradictory ambitions and...

      Egypt’s International Cooperation Minister, Ukraine Ambassador discuss joint committee promoting economic cooperation
      Sep26

      Egypt’s International Cooperation Minister, Ukraine Ambassador discuss joint committee promoting economic cooperation

      Egypt’s Minister of International Cooperation Rania Al-Mashat met with Ukraine’s Ambassador in Cairo Evhen Miketenko for discussions on forming a joint Egyptian-Ukrainian committee to deepen economic cooperation between the two countries. The joint committee would be formed as part of the ministry’s role in strengthening...

      Karnak Temple receives first tourists as Egypt’s cultural tourism resumes
      Sep01

      Karnak Temple receives first tourists as Egypt’s cultural tourism resumes

      Egypt’s renowned Karnak Temple in Luxor received, on Tuesday, its first tourist groups who travelled from Hurghada, on the first day of the resumption of the country’s cultural tourism movement. International tourism across Egypt was suspended in March, as part of the government implemented precautionary measures against the novel...

      Egypt airports to conduct PCR tests for visitors of tourist destinations
      Aug31

      Egypt airports to conduct PCR tests for visitors of tourist destinations

      Egypt will, from 1 September, conduct PCR tests for visitors upon their arrival at Hurghada, Sharm El-Sheikh, Marsa Alam, and Taba airports, at a cost of $30 per person. The travellers will be allowed to undertake the test in case they did not provide a certificate stating a negative result from a previous PCR test with a maximum time period of...

      Egypt receives 150k tourists since travel resumption: Tourism Minister
      Aug31

      Egypt receives 150k tourists since travel resumption: Tourism Minister

      About 150,000 tourists have visited Egypt’s tourist cities of Sharm El-Sheikh and Hurghada since the resumption of inbound tourism on 1 July, according to Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Khaled Al-Anani. The minister revealed that those visitors have come from Ukraine, Belarus, Switzerland, Hungary, and Serbia. He stressed that they...

      Most Egypt tourism stakeholders welcome PCR requirement for arrivals
      Aug26

      Most Egypt tourism stakeholders welcome PCR requirement for arrivals

      The majority of Egyptian tourism stakeholders have welcomed the government directive requiring travellers to Egypt to present negative PCR test when they arrive in the country. Egypt’s Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly issued a directive, effective as of 1 September, prohibiting entry to all arrivals, whether by land, sea or air, without a...