1.2M Arab tourists visited Egypt in nine months: Minister Rashed

The total number of Arab tourists who visited Egypt within the first nine months of 2016 recorded 1.2 million, Egyptian Tourism Minister Yehia Rashed stated Monday.

The ministry has an approach towards Arab tourism market since it has a major importance, Rashed stated.

The minister added that the Egyptian tourism is making a progress in 2017 through providing distinguishable programmes that targets meeting needs of the Arab tourists.