PM: Tourism 'locomotive of development'
Thursday، 28 September 2017 - 03:57 PM
Prime Minister Sherif Ismail stressed on Thursday 28/9/2017 the importance of religious tourism as a locomotive of development.
Speaking at a conference on heavenly religions, entitled "Sinai: The Forum of divine religions", Antiquities Minister Khaled Anani, on behalf of Ismail, stressed that South and North Sinai governorates had unique cultural and civilization elements for thousands of years.
He further underlined that Saint Catherine city in South Sinai is sacred to Islam, Christianity and Judaism and reflects tolerance among the Egyptian people.
He also lauded efforts exerted by South Sinai governorate to adequately prepare for this international conference.