Egypt: Press Release - Declaration of President Hosni Mubarak

Press Release
Egypts Minister of Tourism

December 4, 1997

Declaration of President Hosni Mubarak

Following the declaration of President Hosni Mubarak to implement tougher security measures in all tourist areas in Egypt to secure the safety of the tourists visiting Egypt, the Egyptian Cabinet adopted the following:

Cancellation of fees on services in all Egyptian seaports and airports

Cancellation of Entry Visa fees to Egypt for a 3-month period

Discount of 50% on all EgyptAir domestic flights for a 3-month period for all tourists and Egyptians

These resolutions are effective as of December 1, 1997