Egypt grants arrivals on board tourist yachts three-month visa

Sun, 10 Sep 2023 - 01:05 GMT

Those who arrive on board tourist yachts can apply for the visa on this link to get the permit.

Egypt issues 5-year multiple entry visa at $700

Tue, 28 Mar 2023 - 03:00 GMT

Issa stated in a press conference on Monday that the 180 countries include: The United States of America (USA), Germany, Spain, The United Kingdom (UK), Russia, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, United Arab Emirates (UAE), China, etc…

Visa Program Unlocks New Opportunities in the Creator Economy

Tue, 08 Nov 2022 - 12:46 GMT

The Visa Ready Creator Commerce program will connect partners across the ecosystem to bring tools like faster payouts and tipping to creator platforms.

Visa and CIB announce five recipients of first Egypt edition of Visa She's Next program

Tue, 13 Sep 2022 - 11:47 GMT

The five winners were selected from more than 150 applications submitted by Egyptian women entrepreneurs from a wide range of sectors, from textiles to education, food and beverage to professional services, beauty and wellness.

Serbia activates temporary visa exemption for Egyptian tourists

Mon, 01 Aug 2022 - 12:29 GMT

The Serbian embassy in Cairo announced that the agreement on exempting Egyptian tourists from visa had gone into effect on July 30.

Visa Everywhere Initiative 2022 invites fintechs and payments startups for the first time in Egypt to showcase their solutions on a global stage

Wed, 23 Feb 2022 - 11:24 GMT

Innovative fintech startups across Egypt are invited to sign up to gain exposure and access to Visa’s network, as well a total of $157,000 (approximately 2,471,776 EGP) in prize money

CIB Business Banking Signs a New 5-Year Deal with Visa

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 - 01:28 GMT

The new strategic agreement will provide business banking customers with a host of financial and non-financial services for their businesses to thrive. By leveraging Visa’s digital solutions and technological capabilities, CIB can grow its current SMEs base while strengthening its value proposition.

Calling Fintech Startups to Join ITIDA - Visa Mentorship Program in Egypt

Sat, 13 Feb 2021 - 11:12 GMT

ITIDA-VISA Mentorship Program aims to enhance cooperation in supporting entrepreneurship, encouraging startups to develop innovative fintech solutions, and promoting digital payments in Egypt.

Manpower min.: Saudi Arabia automatically extends tourism visas for 3 months for free

Thu, 28 May 2020 - 01:31 GMT

The kingdom had automatically extended the tourism visas for three months for free to all tourists inside Saudi Arabia.

Visa supports Fintechs, fosters new ideas during Seamless NA 2019: Visa GM Ahmed Gaber

Tue, 02 Jul 2019 - 11:25 GMT

<i> Visa connects 3 billion accounts, 46 million merchants and 16,000 financial institutions, empowering clients, merchants, SMEs, and partners with safe and innovative payment technologies help shape the future pf payments </i>

Egyptian Startup Fintech Wins Visa’s Grand Cash Prize of $50,000

Wed, 19 Jun 2019 - 12:35 GMT

Paynas outshined four Egyptian and international start-ups with a compelling presentation to the judging panel

1st phase of E-visa project finalized, covering 46 countries: FM

Tue, 11 Jun 2019 - 05:18 GMT

The Foreign Ministry's consular section has completed the first phase of a project aiming to introduce an electronic visa application system in several countries.

Visa Kicks Off the Player Escort Program for 2019 Total Africa Cup of Nations

Sun, 26 May 2019 - 08:50 GMT

Visa, the world’s leader in digital payments and official sponsor of the 2019 Total Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON), is kicking off its Player Escort Program in Egypt

Parliament to discuss no-entry visa agreement between Egypt, Azerbaijan

Mon, 13 May 2019 - 09:19 GMT

The House of Representatives will discuss Monday a report on exempting diplomatic or special passport holders from entry visa requirements between Egypt and Azerbaijan.

Branch International raises $170M million Series C Financing

Wed, 10 Apr 2019 - 08:30 GMT

Branch, the most downloaded finance app in Africa, announced a new global partnership and investment from Visa (NYSE: V).

Pakistan plans to relax visa policy in bid to revive tourism

Sat, 22 Dec 2018 - 10:43 GMT

Pakistan is planning to ease visa restrictions for visitors from 55 countries, including most European nations.

Visa signs as Payments Technology Sponsor for Total Africa Cup of Nations™

Wed, 21 Nov 2018 - 03:20 GMT

Visa extends its relationship with football this summer by partnering with the biggest international association football competition in Africa

Croatia on course for Schengen zone entry in 2020 - government official

Wed, 17 Oct 2018 - 09:13 GMT

Croatia expects to meet the technical criteria for the border-free European Union’s Schengen zone by year-end and hopes to join it by 2020, a senior Interior Ministry official said on Tuesday.

Visa, General Federation of Chambers of Commerce launch Visa Security Week

Mon, 06 Aug 2018 - 02:23 GMT

The campaign aims to promote safe online shopping habits and provide consumers with tips to protect themselves against payment-related fraud.

UAE grants 1-yr residency for widows, divorced women

Sat, 23 Jun 2018 - 03:40 GMT

The UAE granted an extendable one-year permit stay last week for people from war and disaster-hit zones, as well as for divorced women and widows.