Thursday, December 4, 2014
News: Zaazou meets head of Egyptian-Italian Friendship Association
Tourism Minister Hisham Zaazou met with Head of the Egyptian-Italian Friendship Association Antonio Badini.
During the meeting, the minister underlined the importance of the Italian market for the Egyptian tourism industry, adding that Italy comes fourth in the number of tourists who visit.
Zaazou noted that Italy is the first country to have delivered one million tourists to Egypt in a single year, in 2004. The meeting also covered preparations for a visit to be paid by a high-level delegation grouping 30 Italian investors in various fields in January 2015.
The Italian side said that the upcoming delegation will discuss issues such as tourism, industry, food, construction, social population technology, communication, and information technology.