Articles tagged “suez”

Egypt is pushing tourism development in Suez — because it worked in Istanbul?

Jonathan Saul, Reuters

Egypt sees the promise of tourism dollars as a bright brass ring, but Istanbul knows success comes with complications that could tear the city apart.

6 years ago

Egypt’s government wants to transform Suez Canal corridor into Africa and Asia’s crossroads


If anything, decades of dictatorship should have given Egypt the power to cut through red tape and execute on complicated development projects. The new government is banking on a desire for change -- and a few billion for the Qataris -- to make it happen.

7 years ago