Egyptians Abroad

Egypt finally approves establishment of Supreme Council for Automotive Industry

Thu, 20 Oct 2022 - 02:54 GMT

It approved a draft law establishing the Supreme Council for the Automotive Industry and the Environmentally Friendly Automobile Industry Fund, and car import facility grants to Egyptians abroad.

First banana tree waste recycling plant in Egypt fruit of cooperation with Egyptians Abroad

Tue, 05 Apr 2022 - 04:50 GMT

“Egypt Can” conferences by the Ministry of Immigration has resulted in a Monday protocol signed by the Ministry of Military Production and an Australian company that recycles banana tree waste into paper, fertilizers, and textiles.

Remittances of Egyptians abroad increase by 73% in 6 years, 2021 highest ever

Sun, 20 Mar 2022 - 03:09 GMT

Remittances of Egyptians abroad increased by 73 percent in 2015-2021, with an unprecedented amount of $31.5 billion in 2021 alone, according to a Sunday report by the Information and Decision Support Center.

Egyptian doctors abroad invited to participate in Haya Karima initiative during New Year vacation

Sun, 05 Dec 2021 - 10:12 GMT

Egyptian doctors who reside abroad will be able to participate in the medical aspects of Haya Karima initiative during their visits to the country.

Video: Egyptian-American Mary Alexander-Basta, mayor in Illinois, says was raised 'Egyptian way'

Tue, 27 Jul 2021 - 06:05 GMT

Egyptian-American Mary Alexander-Basta, mayor of Bolingbrook, Illinois, has told Egypt Today that the was “raised the Egyptian.”

3rd Egyptian Heritage Month kicks off in Ontario

Thu, 01 Jul 2021 - 11:12 GMT

The Legislative Assembly of Ontario has approved a resolution to recognize July of every year as the Egyptian Heritage Month in the province.

Egypt to launch fundraiser Sept. 25 collecting donations from Egyptians in US, Canada in contribution to needy local communities

Sun, 27 Jun 2021 - 05:49 GMT

A fundraiser will be launched to collect donations from Egyptians in the U.S. and Canada on Sept. 25 as part of integrating Egyptians abroad in Egypt’s sustainable development 2030.

‘Speak Arabic’ online application launches targeting Egyptian children abroad

Mon, 24 May 2021 - 10:05 GMT

The application reinforces the “Speak Arabic” initiative that was launched in October 2020, with the aim of linking Egyptians abroad to their motherland.

Egypt to launch ‘Speak Arabic’ mobile application to reinforce connection with expats

Wed, 14 Apr 2021 - 02:32 GMT

“Speak Arabic” initiative has garnered 174 million views and shares on social media platforms.

Immigration min. convenes with digital content creators to promote for Egypt

Thu, 25 Mar 2021 - 01:20 GMT

The meeting was attended by both Egyptians in the country, and nationals living abroad.

Young Egyptian students in Ukraine to tour mega development project of Galala

Mon, 18 Jan 2021 - 01:28 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Immigration organized a tour for a delegation of young Egyptian students in Ukraine, to visit the city of Al-Galala, as part of the “Young Learners Abroad” Initiative.

Immigration Ministry advises Egyptians abroad on running for approaching House of Representatives election

Wed, 07 Oct 2020 - 09:42 GMT

Eight parliamentary seats are reserved for Egyptians abroad, and the Immigration Ministry is campaigning to advise Egyptian communities about candidacy and voting, Minister Nabila Makram has said.

12 Q&A about Egyptians abroad vote in the 2020 Senate elections

Sun, 09 Aug 2020 - 11:47 GMT

The National Election Authority has answered the 12 most common questions from Egyptians abroad regarding their vote in the 2020 Senate election. Below is the Q&A.

140 Egyptians arrive from Sudan as Cairo braces for 16K returnees from around the globe

Thu, 14 May 2020 - 01:53 GMT

A total of 140 Egyptians stranded in Sudan returned home aboard an AirCairo flight Wednesday in another wave flying the expats from the southern neighbor.

Egypt cancels procurement fee of Covid-19 medical supplies, rations expenditure

Thu, 14 May 2020 - 12:59 GMT

The procurement fee of medical equipment and drugs used in treating Covid-19 has been canceled, and all ministries will set an expenditure rationalization to offset the economic impact of the pandemic.

311 Egyptians return from Canada as Cairo continues to help stranded nationals

Wed, 13 May 2020 - 11:48 GMT

A total of 311 Egyptians stranded in Canada arrived at Marsa Alam International Airport Wednesday aboard an exceptional EgyptAir flight as part of thousands of expats who returned to Egypt with the help of the government.

Egyptians abroad launch petition to protect Egypt’s water rights

Sat, 14 Mar 2020 - 04:10 GMT

The Egyptian community in America launched an online petition to push the U.S. administration to exert more effort supporting the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam negotiations.

Immigration min. prioritizes communication with Egyptian expats

Sat, 13 Jul 2019 - 10:01 GMT

State Minister for Immigration Makram stresses on Friday that communication with Egyptians abroad is her ministry's main task.

Gov't denies database of Egyptians abroad will result in taxes

Mon, 22 Oct 2018 - 06:14 GMT

The Cabinet Media Center denied Monday that the government is creating a database of Egyptians abroad to impose taxes on them; rather, the data entry will be used to integrate them in the 2030 vision.

PM forms the Egyptian expats database

Sun, 21 Oct 2018 - 07:55 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli on Saturday issued a decision to form a national committee to prepare an integrated database for Egyptians abroad.