Beauty queens representing a number of countries left Sunday Cairo، after competing in Miss World for Tourism and Environment beauty contest’s second edition، which was held in the city of Sharm El Sheikh.
Miss Canada won the contest، which was held on Saturday, while Miss Pakistan came as the first runner-up، Miss Belgium in second and Miss Vietnam in third.
Tourism officials expect an increase in the number of tourists visiting Egypt in the coming period، as European countries start to lift the flights ban to Sinai.
European countries and the US have imposed a flights ban to Sinai، after a Russian civilian plane crashed in Sinai، killing all passengers and the flight crew members، in October 2015.
The total number of tourists who visited Egypt reached 640179 tourists in February 2016، according to Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS).