Cairo sees Chinese investment and tourism as a ‘win-win’ – Financial Times


Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi and China’s President Xi Jinping on a visit to the temple of Luxor A© Getty The sight of busloads of Chinese tourists visiting Egypt’s ancient sites has been lifting the spirits of the country’s hoteliers and travel officials who relish the prospect of a new and vast source of potential visitors. Chinese tourism in Egypt has been growing fast since a “comprehensive strategic partnership” was agreed between the two countries in 2014 – an initiative which encompasses trade, investment and political ties.

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Publish date : 2018-10-30 09:16:38

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