Tourism Minister Munir Fakhry Abdel Nour, he contacted all the Western countries to lift the ban which was imposed on Egypt tourism because of recent events, stressing that the ministry has succeeded in lifting the embargo by most of these countries such as England, Italy, Sweden and Germany.
Adding that Russia is on its way to lift the ban within days, especially as it was one of the first countries exporting tourism to Egypt .. Stressing that it will make utmost efforts to attract tourist delegations to Egypt during his participation in the ITB Berlin tourism to be held from 9 to March 13.
Abdel Nour said that the Tourism Board will provide incentives and guarantees to attract tourists, and asked the hotel to reduce prices to encourage domestic tourism as well.
For the ITB Berlin tourism, said Abdel-Nour: We we’ll meet with top tour operators and travel agents for the development of joint investment, and organizing advertising campaigns to promote Egypt tourism.
The Minister of Tourism is suppose to hold a press conference to review the achievements of the Egyptian tourism in 2010.
Posted by : Yasmine Aladdin