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When Mubarak goes out, the tourists flood in

When Mubarak goes out, the tourists flood in

Egypt’s $12-billion tourism revenue stood still with the uprising, even in Sharm el-Sheikh where violence wasn’t felt. Now Red Sea businesses are relieved to see Mubarak in trial in Cairo.

August 3, 2011 11:47
 
Marketing a Revolution

Marketing a Revolution

A global destination advertising campaign for Egypt is due to launch while Tourism Ministry works on lifting travel bans and pressing for charter fee cuts.

April 10, 2011 3:23
 
Revolution: “One more reason to visit Egypt”

Revolution: “One more reason to visit Egypt”

Pyramids at Giza, Sakkara virtually empty of tourists; Camel drivers, guides urge foreign visitors to return; Students clean monuments, say: "Egypt is Safe".

March 1, 2011 3:19
 
Egypt growth may halve, budget gap, inflation to rise

Egypt growth may halve, budget gap, inflation to rise

Loose fiscal policy, weak currency to fuel inflation; Central bank to intervene, aggressive rate hike an option; Investment outflows of up to $1 bln a day; Key tourism revenues take "big hit".

February 10, 2011 1:04