687 hotels across Egypt receive health and safety certificates
Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities has announced that 687 hotels across the country have received the health and safety certificates needed to resume operation.
The certificates are approved by the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities, the Ministry of Health and Population, and the Egyptian Hotels Association (EHA).
They are awarded to hotels following the verification by inspection teams that they meet all safety regulations set by the Ministry of Health.
Abdel Fattah Al-Assy, Assistant Minister of Tourism and Antiquities for Supervising Hotel and Tourist Facilities, said that in the past two weeks, 20 hotels received the approved health and safety certificate.
These hotels are located in the govern-orates of South Sinai, the Red Sea, Luxor, Ismailia, Greater Cairo, Marsa Matrouh, and Fayoum,.
He added that the joint committees approved six hotels in the South Sinai Governorate, including five hotels in Sharm El-Sheikh. These are Dreams Vacation, Aida, Qamar Al-Zaman, Sharm Reef, Countryside Oasis Blue Bay, Ciao Hotel in Nuweiba, and Club Hotel Ras Soma in the Red Sea area.