By the Blouin News Video staff

VIDEO: Egypt’s economy, part II: tourism troubles

by in Middle East.

One of the most dire economic consequences of Egypt’s persistent political unrest has been a catastrophic contraction of tourism, historically the country’s second-greatest source of foreign exchange revenue. Natasha Ghoneim, on the ground for Blouin News in Cairo, takes a look at the fallout in the second part of our series on the troubled nation.