01/03/2019 | News release | Distributed by Public on 01/03/2019 02:46
On December 31, 2018 in Sharm al-Sheikh, the Governor of South Sinai, Major General Khalid Fouda, received Ambassador of Tajikistan to Egypt Khusrav Noziri on the occasion of the first direct charter flight from Dushanbe to Sharm al-Sheikh.
Welcoming the first charter flight from Dushanbe to Sharm al-Sheikh, the Governor of South Sinai expressed his hope for an increase of these flights in the coming period. In the meeting two sides also discussed the establishment of partnership relations between the Khatlon region of Tajikistan and the governorate of South Sinai of Egypt.
At the end of the meeting, the Governor of South Sinai and the Ambassador of Tajikistan gave a joint interview to the satellite television channel CBC Extra News, in which they noted the importance of developing cooperation in the field of tourism between the two friendly countries. Egyptian media widely covered the news about the first charter flight and the arrival of the first group of Tajik tourists from Dushanbe to Sharm al-Sheikh.