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News Egypt » Travel: Egypt holidays: Thomas Cook says bookings for 2018 have almost doubled

News channel or source: https://www.independent.co.uk/travel/news-and-advice/egypt-holidays-thomas-cook-bookings-2018-red-sea-sharm-hurghada-turkey-tunisia-a8316526.html
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

The increase in numbers to Egypt means visitor numbers to the Red Sea are now close ... For the past two years, the Foreign Office travel advice has read: “The UK government will continue working with the Egyptian authorities to enable regular flights ...

News Egypt » Travel: IHG signs two-hotel deal in Egypt with Arabia Hotels

News channel or source: https://www.dailynewsegypt.com/2018/04/22/ihg-signs-two-hotel-deal-egypt-arabia-hotels/
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

Egypt-Holiday Inn Giza Sun Capital and Staybridge Suites Giza Sun Capital, in partnership with Arabia Hotels, a subsidiary of Arabia Holding. The announcement was made at the Arabian Travel Market 2018. The two hotels are scheduled to

News Egypt » Travel: Rotana announces second property in Egypt at ATM 2018

News channel or source: https://www.4hoteliers.com/news/story/18216
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

has announced signing a new management agreement in the capital of Egypt at Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2018, the leading global event for the Middle East inbound and outbound travel industry, which is taking place from 22 – 25 April in Dubai.

News Egypt » Travel: Bargain seeking Brits flocking back to holiday 'terror zones' despite travel warnings

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-gb/travel/news/bargain-seeking-brits-flocking-back-to-holiday-terror-zones-despite-travel-warnings/ar-AAwcThE
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

Brits are jetting back to ­Turkey, Egypt and Tunisia for their holidays – despite travel warnings still being in place. The eastern Mediterranean and North Africa is seeing a huge surge in bookings, with many attracted by the bargain prices. Hotel bills ...

News Egypt » Travel: Travel with the D to Egypt

News channel or source: https://www.freep.com/story/travel/2018/04/14/travel-d-egypt/509683002/
Publication date: Friday 13 April 2018

Going on a trip? Take along the Old English D, snap a photo and e-mail a high-resolution (if shot with a smart phone—actual size) image to photo@freepress.com. Please include names and information about the photo and a phone number.

News Egypt » Travel: Thales wins contract for 48km Egypt railway lline

News channel or source: http://www.constructionweekonline.com/article-49071-thales-wins-extension-for-modernising-egypts-rail-network/
Publication date: Saturday 21 April 2018

Thales has been selected by Egypt National Railway (ENR ... Following completion, the project will improve traffic safety and security to allow trains to travel at a speed of up 160 km/h, as opposed to the current 120 km/h. Current traffic volumes are ...

News Egypt » Travel: Egypt: Looming Humanitarian Crisis in Sinai

News channel or source: https://www.hrw.org/news/2018/04/23/egypt-looming-humanitarian-crisis-sinai
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

A ban on traveling to mainland Egypt appears to apply to all residents, and the army did not announce clear procedures for exceptions on those restrictions for critical medical cases. People who want to travel to mainland Egypt have to register at the ...

News Egypt » Travel: Egypt to temporarily open Rafah border crossing

News channel or source: http://www.jpost.com/Arab-Israeli-Conflict/Egypt-to-temporarily-open-Rafah-border-crossing-549492
Publication date: Wednesday 11 April 2018

Tens of thousands of Gazans including students, business people and ill persons are on a waiting list to travel to Egypt through Rafah, Gisha says. Palestinian officials have said Egypt frequently keeps the crossing closed because of the unstable security ...

News Egypt » Travel: IHG signs double hotel deal in Egypt with Arabia Hotels

News channel or source: http://www.gdnonline.com/Details/348741/IHG-signs-double-hotel-deal-in-Egypt-with-Arabia-Hotels
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has announced the signing of two new hotels in Giza, Egypt, in partnership with Arabia Hotels, a subsidiary of Arabia Holding. The announcement was made at the Arabian Travel Market, taking place in Dubai from April 22-25.

News Egypt » Travel: Egypt: Al-Sisi Should End Rights Abuses

News channel or source: https://www.hrw.org/news/2018/04/10/egypt-al-sisi-should-end-rights-abuses
Publication date: onday 09 April 2018

Egypt’s allies such as the United States ... The government should end the foreign funding prosecutions and lift arbitrary travel bans and asset freezes to comply with its international obligations under the International Covenant on Civil and Political ...