Egypt enjoys a distinguished geographical
location at the juncture of the ancient world continents of Africa,
Asia and Europe. It has always been a place of inter-civilization
reactivation between the East and the West as well as the North and the
South. Egypt was also the crossing road of the heavenly religions of
The history of
Egypt is a fundamental part of the history of human civilization.
Through the interaction between Egypt’s unique geographical location
and the creativity and exertion of ancient Egyptians.
Egypt introduced to mankind one of the oldest
political and administrative systems when the first central state was
established at the banks of the Nile. In modern times, the world has
derived from Egypt the institutions and modern administrative systems
as well as the formulas of constitution, parliament, responsible
government and judicial authority since the 19th century. Today, Egypt
lives a new phase of political and democratic development aiming at
more deepening of democratic practice, enhancing freedoms and laying
down the state of law, institutions and respect of human rights.
Egypts economy is the most varied of the Middle
East economies, where sectors of tourism, agriculture, industry and
service contribute at almost equal rates in the national production.
Consequently, Egypt s economy is picking up development at increasing
rates, based on a climate luring investments represented in proper
legislation, convenient policy, internal stability, trade and market
liberalization. This is besides what Egypt possesses of solid
infrastructure of transportation, communication, energy sources,
skillful manpower, modern industrial communities, banking system and
Egypt has been always a country of tourism where
Europeans used to visit and see its antiquities dating back to the
various eras and civilizations. In the recreational tourism domain,
there are scores of unique tourist destinations such as Sharm
-el-Sheikh, Hurghada, Safaga and others. Moreover, Egypt is renowned
for therapeutical and environmental tourism as well as other kinds
such as Safari, conferences and sports.