Dr Tariq Tawfik، General Supervisor over the Egyptian Grand Museum (GEM)، said that it will receive ten thousand visitors a day. By completing the third stage of the GEM، it will receive eight million visitors annually. He affirmed that a chain of stores، restaurants and other logistics should be added to serve the visitors. Dr Tawfik revealed a televised interview with Dream Space Channel on Saturday، that about 8 eating places and 28 shops to sell souvenirs will be added to the GEM. He further said that experts have started fixing glass panels to shield dust and grains of sand. He expected the GEM will flourish tourism in Egypt over the period to come.