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Sunday, 4 March 2018

Germans top the list of tourist arrivals for 2017 followed by Ukraine, and Saudi

Tourist arrivals from Germany, Ukraine, and Saudi Arabia have topped the list for 2017, according to CAPMAS statistics carried by Al Mal. A total of 1.23 mn German tourists arrived in Egypt last year, 797.3k from Ukraine, and 669.6k from Saudi Arabia, the report has found. The numbers, along with a 66.5% y-o-y rise in group travel to Egypt in 2017, comes as the country’s ailing tourism sector continues to recover.

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