Investors Association requests Sharm El-Sheikh-style security measures due to fears of terrorist bombings targeting tourists(AFP Photo)
The Nuweiba-Taba Tourism Investors Association has requested security checkpoints be intensified and surveillance cameras be installed in hotels and resorts as in Sharm El-Sheikh, according to an association official.
Surveillance cameras and security checkpoints were set up across Sharm El-Sheikh in cooperation with the Ministry of Interior and South Sinai governorate. However, checkpoints were not established in the Nuweiba-Taba area.
Hotel capacity in Nuweiba-Taba accounts for nearly 15,000 hotel rooms, with investments exceeding EGP 10bn, according to the official.
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Source: Daily News Egypt