Invited by NGF, minister of Tourism flies to USA
Thursday، 11 July 2019 - 02:13 PM
The mnister of tourism, Dr. Rania Al-Mushaat headed to the United States on 11/7/2019, at the invitation of National Geographic Foundation to visit its headquarters and participate in the celebration organized by the Embassy of the Arab Republic of Egypt in Washington on the occasion of 23rd of July revolution.
The Minister was also invited to visit the "Queens of Egypt" exhibition organized by National Geographic in cooperation with the Egyptian Museum in Torino, Italy, the Montreal Museum of Antiquities in Canada and the Egyptian Embassy in Washington to promote Egyptian tourism and culture within the United States.
Al Mashaat will deliver a speech during the ceremony on the occasion of the 23rd of July Revolution, which will be attended by about 1000 participants as well as representatives of the international media. The Minister will also hold several meetings with officials of a number of international institutions, as well as media interviews.
Before leaving, Dr. Rania Al Mushaat stressed the importance of this visit which springs from the interest of the Ministry of Tourism in the American market, ranking 10th to Egypt and keenness to achieve more tourist flows, especially that the American tourist is among the high-spending segments.
The minister pointed to the importance of existing in such events to propagate for Egypt abroad.