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  • Rediscover Egypt: The Country’s Top Winter Destinations
    Tourism

    Rediscover Egypt: The Country’s Top Winter Destinations

    Monday, 18th December 2017

    Egypt is a country so rich for getaway destinations both in the summer and the winter, tailoring to everyone’s interests, whether cruising the Nile River to explore ancient heritage, or relax on the beach. Invest-Gate presents some of the top winter destinations featuring warm weather and hospitable atmosphere during the cold months of winter

  • Will Upper Egypt’s Wheel of Fortune Change?
    Tourism Investment

    Will Upper Egypt’s Wheel of Fortune Change?

    Wednesday, 15th November 2017

    Cities of Upper Egypt have been overlooked for decades as touristic destinations, especially after the 2011 revolution, despite their wealth in well-preserved archeological sites. However, there are a number of public and private initiatives that aim to promote tourism in these less-frequented cities and towns. Invest-Gate looks into tourism across Upper Egypt, highlighting governmental and private efforts to boost tourism

  • Keeping Up With The Nubian Dream
    Tourism

    Keeping Up With The Nubian Dream

    Monday, 13th November 2017

    With a kind smile on her face, the 30-year-old Nubian wife and mother Marwa Mohamed usually gets up early at 7 am every day, ready to prepare breakfast for the tourists she hosts in her house. After the sharp drop in tourism sector in 2011 and the subsequent economic instability, Mohamed along with many other families in Nubia are currently earning their living by opening their homes to tourists from across the world

  • A Trip Back to a Royal Arabian Night at Al Moudira of Luxor
    Interviews Tourism

    A Trip Back to a Royal Arabian Night at Al Moudira of Luxor

    Monday, 13th November 2017

    An authentic oriental architectural design that takes its guests back in time to the enchanted Arabian Nights; Al Moudira Hotel in Luxor has managed to gain popularity in a short period of time, attracting worldwide icons like Mick Jagger, Kate Moss, and Christian Louboutin. Aiming to explore the hidden gems of Upper Egypt, General Manager of Al Moudira boutique hotel Zeina Aboukheir sits with Invest-Gate to share her hotel’s success story, highlighting her views on the hospitality sector's current status and challenges

  • El Gouna Festivities’ Triple Effect: Revive Cinema, Promotes Tourism, Boost Real Estate
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    El Gouna Festivities’ Triple Effect: Revive Cinema, Promotes Tourism, Boost Real Estate

    Monday, 25th September 2017

    Events catering to the interests of high-end potential clients and enthusiasts of young talent may contribute to heightening tourist, as well as, real estate investment inflows in the long term, experts say. Among those is the inaugural edition of the El-Gouna Film Festival, the brainchild of Egyptian billionaire and OTMT Chairman Naguib Sawiris. Invest-Gate looks into what EL-Gouna’s international ongoing events mean for the prospective investment climate nationally and in the resort town.