Hurghada is not especially developed when it comes to Internet availability. Landlines do exist only in the central areas of the city. New districts are relying on the 3G-connections. If you ever wondered how do they offer Internet-connection in hotels – wonder no more: they use the same 3G-dongles plugged in the Wi-Fi routers. If you plan to live in Hurghada for a long time or you definitely need a backup connection for the likely case of temporal shutdown of the hotel one then you should look at the 3G providers in Hurghada.
17 Egypt buses were stopped from operation and their owners penalized for three months as a punishment for violation of road safety rules during current inspection made by Tourism Ministry. According to Hisham Zaazou, minister of tourism, they were not properly registered according to law.