The Egyptian Ministry of Civil Aviation announced that the decision to ban entry to Egyptians without evidence of a PCR analysis to detect the emerging corona virus with a negative result at most 72 hours before arriving on Egyptian territory applies to foreigners only (non-holders of Egyptian nationality).
The decision will be implemented as of August 15, and Arab and foreign tourists coming by direct airlines to Sharm El Sheikh, Taba, Hurghada, Marsa Alam and Matrouh airports are excluded from the decision, as well as (transit passengers) to those airports.