Egypt shuts New Year celebrations, shuts event halls

Egypt has canceled all year celebrations and can pack up any facility organizing festivities in a shot to manage the high number of recent coronavirus cases.

The government is additionally ban weddings, funerals and alternative gatherings, and fining violators.

Egyptian Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly told a gathering of the Supreme Committee for the Management of the Coronavirus Crisis that the past few days had witnessed an interesting increase within the number of new cases, that demanded the meeting be convened to debate a way to limit the unfold of the virus.

Cabinet voice Nader Saad same the meeting mentioned variety of issues. It ensured the necessity to cancel all year celebrations and to require measures to shut any facility that organized celebrations and to prevent any activities, celebrations or festivals throughout the approaching amount.

Hotel occupancy decreased in Dec compared to an equivalent period last year to around fifteen p.c in Cairo, twenty percent in Giza, eight percent in urban center and Aswan, and 15–20 percent in Sharm El-Sheikh and Hurghada, consistent with touristry officials.

Madbouly same that violators of COVID-19 tips ought to be punished immediately, ranging from Jan. 3.

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