Egyptian Expatriates

Remittances from Egyptian expats record $205.3B in 10 years

Mon, 21 Jun 2021 - 11:31 GMT

Moreover, remittances from Egyptian expatriates hiked 10.4 percent during the fiscal year of 2019/2020 to reach $27.8 billion, recording its highest record ever, compared to $25.2 billion during the fiscal year of 2018/2019.

Remittances from Egyptian expats record $27.1B in 11 months of 2020

Tue, 02 Feb 2021 - 01:30 GMT

Remittances from Egyptian expatriates recorded $2.6 billion in November 2020, marking an annual increase of 27.9 percent.

Sisi orders ending crisis of Egyptian expats held in Libya

Wed, 17 Jun 2020 - 09:55 GMT

The president’s order comes shortly after the Libyan Interior Ministry of the Government of National Accord (GNA) said it freed the abused workers in Tarhunah, southeast of the capital Tripoli, who have been kidnapped and humiliated by militias that are b

Libyan authorities announce freeing abused Egyptians, arresting kidnappers

Wed, 17 Jun 2020 - 07:25 GMT

The Libyan authorities on Wednesday said it freed a group of Egyptian workers in Tarhunah, southeast of the capital Tripoli, who have been kidnapped and humiliated by militias that are believed to be allied to the Government of National Accord, which Egyp

Remittances from Egyptian expats jump to $6.7 in Q1 2019/20

Thu, 21 May 2020 - 05:53 GMT

While the volume of private transfers reached about LE 6630 million, compared to LE 5861 million during the compared period, marking an increase of about 4769 million.

Egyptian expats’ remittances hit $34B, exceeding Egypt’s Central Bank figures

Mon, 30 Mar 2020 - 11:47 GMT

“Whenever we succeed in adding the informal economy to the formal sector, this reflects on the economy and enables the state to attract foreign direct investment,” CBE’s governor stressed.

3rd EgyptAir flight brings back hundreds of nationals from Kuwait

Sun, 29 Mar 2020 - 11:32 GMT

An exceptional third flight operated by the Egyptian flag carrier, EgyptAir, arrived from Kuwait to Cairo International Airport, to transfer the Egyptian nationals stuck in the Arab country over coronavirus.

CAPMAS: Egyptian expats work permits reduced to crawl

Sun, 04 Aug 2019 - 01:50 GMT

Indicators referred that the total sum of work licenses given to Egyptian expatriates through the Ministry of Interior hit only one million.

Through expats' eyes: ‘No Place like Egypt’ promotes tourism

Thu, 01 Aug 2019 - 02:07 GMT

Some expatriates started sending 2-minute video footages talking about their vacations in Egypt.

'Egypt Can 4': Resumption of developmental series in various fields

Tue, 20 Nov 2018 - 08:55 GMT

The fourth edition of the "Egypt Can" meetings will be held in December in the Red Sea Governorate.

Kuwaiti MP censures Makram after defending assaulted expat

Tue, 13 Nov 2018 - 12:39 GMT

Fatma Aziz posted a video earlier where she said that a Kuwaiti woman biker had hit her youngest child before she fought with her for shouting.

Manpower min.: Remittances of Egyptians in Jordan hit USD 85 mln in Oct.

Mon, 12 Nov 2018 - 01:08 GMT

Remittances of Egyptian expatriates in Jordan reached USD 85 million in October, Manpower Minister Mohamed Saafan said on Monday.

Protocol signed to facilitate expats’ remittances through Egypt Post

Fri, 14 Sep 2018 - 09:27 GMT

A number of ministries signed Thursday a cooperation protocol that aims to facilitate the transfer of remittances from Egyptian expatriates to their families inside the country.

Egyptian expats allowed unlimited unpaid leaves: Makram

Thu, 02 Aug 2018 - 10:21 GMT

Members of the judicial authorities, universities' academic staff and the staff of the presidential institution are exempted from the new decision.

Camp for 2nd, 3rd generation Egyptians abroad in Sharm el-Sheikh

Wed, 30 May 2018 - 01:41 GMT

Nabila Makram, minister of immigration and expatriate affairs, announced launching the second camp for sons and grandsons of expatriates, starting July 21.

Expats’ turnout proves Egyptians are reliable: Makram

Mon, 09 Apr 2018 - 04:57 GMT

Makram said that the high turnout of expats in the 2018 presidential election was a message to the world that Egyptians are moving toward a better future.

Egyptian voter turnout higher on weekend in Rome: Amb.

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 - 05:01 GMT

“A large number of Egyptian families headed to the embassy in Rome and from other Italian cities on the weekend,” Egyptian Ambassador to Rome Hesham Badr told Egypt Today on Saturday.

Egypt’s presidential election goes normally amid high turnout: NEA

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 - 03:34 GMT

The highest electoral turnout was observed in the Gulf States, he added, noting that the NEA is in regular contact with all embassies and consulates worldwide.

No obstacles hindering voting in Austria: Egyptian expat

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 - 12:11 GMT

“The voter turnout was higher than what was expected on the first day in the election,” Egyptian Ambassador to Vienna Amr Amer told the Egyptian TV on Friday.

Egyptian expats’ voting goes smoothly in Mauritania: Amb.

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 - 10:32 GMT

“The Egyptian community in Mauritania is joyfully and happily keen to vote in the presidential election despite their few numbers,” the ambassador said.