Overseas Investment Property

Find us on Facebook  Find us on Twitter  Find us on LinkedIn


   
                                                               
Our Blog

New tourist electronic visa in Egypt set for June 2017

Posted 27.04.17
New tourist electronic visa in Egypt set for June 2017 Tourism Minister Yehia Rashed said Egypt will start executing a brand new visa structure on the 1st June which will benefit tourists.

"Under this new structure, any visitor around the world will have the right to apply for an electronic visa," Rashed told Al-Masry Al-Youm on the sidelines of the Arab Tourism Forum in Dubai Wednesday.

Egypt will show a list of Countries who can enter Egypt by secure a visa, Rashed said.

Restrictions imposed on the entry of citizens from the Arab Maghreb Countries to Egypt have been eliminated, he included. These facilities are expect to restore the stream of tourism to Egypt.

The Cabinet officially authorised the proposed new electronic visa in March and will be all set up by May. However, as per the Ministers announcement, this will be put off to June.

You can pay and receive the electronic visas, or e-visas, before you travel via the online system which will definitely quicken up the immigration and passport control at the airports.

The project plans to revamp the travel and migration system to keep up to date with the latest technology systems around the World. The new system will ease the burden on security authorities and tourists who visit Egypt, Minister of Communications and Information Technology Yasser al-Qady said before at a press conference at the Cabinet headquarters.

"Tourists will be able to apply for a visa online via a bar code they will receive. After the approval of the Egyptian authorities, a copy of the visa is sent to them electronically," the minister said in a statement back in March.

Source: Egypt Independent




Featured properties


Located in Hurghada

Furniture in Hurghada

Furniture in Hurghada

✔ Bronze - silver - gold furniture packages to suit your budget and style

✔ Prices include FREE delivery and installation

✔ Most affordable furniture packages in Hurghada

✔ Interest free payment scheme to help pay for your furniture

✔ High standard furniture at the lowest price possible

View details

Located in Sharm el Sheikh

Jasmine residence

£14,515

✔ Located in the heart of Naama bay, Sharm el Sheikh

✔ 50% deposits & pay the rest over 2 years

✔ Situated on a high elevation with great open sea view

✔ Sea view available (Optional)

✔ Receive keys 2017

View details

Located in Hurghada

Jewel Makadi Resort

£13,238

✔ Most affordable sea views in Hurghada still at early investors prices

✔ 3 years interest free payments schemes available and no credit checks

✔ Next village (Sahl Hasheesh) are selling studios for £40,000+

✔ Private beach, roof top pool, swim up bar and more.

✔ Excellent upmarket area

View details

Located in Resale

Blue Pearl 1 bedroom

£15,000

✔ REDUCED PRICE Fully furnished 1 bedroom apartment

✔ Excellent location - El Kawther

✔ Reduced from £26,000

✔ Good rental income due to location

✔ Low maintenance fees per year

View details



Investors Corner
As Featured In