Civil Aviation Minister Hossam Kamal said that the ministry has reduced the price of tickets of flights to Sharm El-Sheikh by 25 percent during the period of the economic conference planned in mid-March.
There will be additional flights to Sharm El-Sheikh, during the economic conference, and the number of flights will reach 25 per day, said Kamal. About 3,000 airline tickets have been booked to Sharm El-Sheikh so far, Kamal said in a phone-in with the talk show "90 Minutes" on al-Mehwar Channel.
The ministry has prepared three additional airports to welcome the aircrafts of participants in the economic conference, he added.
Edited translation from Al-Masry Al-Youm