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Egypt’s tourist industry badly hit by political unrest …

Posted on 20 July 2013

One of the biggest casualties of the political turmoil in Egypt has been the tourism industry.

 

It forms a large part of the country’s economy, but over the last couple of years it has been hit hard.

 

According to tourism officials in Luxor occupancy rates this season have slumped from approximately 80% to less than 5%.

 

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