Articles tagged “egyptair”

Jet Crash Sets Back Egypt’s Already Lagging Tourism Recovery

Jet Crash Sets Back Egypt’s Already Lagging Tourism Recovery

Tamim Elyan, Gregory Viscusi and Ahmed Feteha, Bloomberg

With this week's EgyptAir crash, Egypt's tourism economy just took another hit while it was already down. It will take several years before the country is back to its pre-2011 revolution tourism arrival numbers and on track to seeing long-term growth.

2 years ago

Terror Fears Are Dramatically Shifting European Tourism Habits

Terror Fears Are Dramatically Shifting European Tourism Habits

Richard Weiss, Bloomberg

If trends persist, expect Spain and Portugal to post record tourism numbers for 2016.

2 years ago

Thomas Cook Stocks Drops to 3-Year Low On Turkey and EgyptAir Plane Worries

Thomas Cook Stocks Drops to 3-Year Low On Turkey and EgyptAir Plane Worries

Richard Weiss , Bloomberg

Turkey is Thomas Cook's second largest destination and the unsettling security situation there has hurt demand. Worries over the EgyptAir missing plane sent Thomas Cook's shares lower, as well.

2 years ago

EgyptAir Passenger Plane Disappears From Radar in Egypt

2 years ago

EgyptAir Hijacking Ended Peacefully Yet Still Delivered Blow to Egypt Tourism

EgyptAir Hijacking Ended Peacefully Yet Still Delivered Blow to Egypt Tourism

Nour Al Ali, Paul Tugwell and Tarek El-tablawy, Bloomberg

Egypt doesn't have what it takes — that being a decent government — to assure visitors that it can protect them on land or in the air.

3 years ago

EgyptAir Pilots Move Beyond Strike and Threaten to Resign

EgyptAir Pilots Move Beyond Strike and Threaten to Resign

Brian Rohan, Associated Press

This won't do much to reinforce the notion that Egypt is ready again to retake its position on the world tourism stage.

4 years ago