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Egypt to exempt charter flights from tourist visa fees till October

by Al Ahram

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Thursday ,11 June 2020

Egypt to exempt charter flights from tourist visa fees till October

 Egypt s Cabinet agreed on Wednesday to exempt incoming tourists on charter flights from the paying the tourist visa till 31 October 2020, the end of the summer tourism season.

 
The decision is part of measures to encourage tourism following the expected resumption of flights in the upcoming period.
 
Egypt has suspended international flights since mid-March to curb the spread of coronavirus.
 
The civil aviation ministry has decided to grant a 50 percent discount on landing fees for charter trips to all touristic cities.