Remittances from Egyptian expats record $29.16B during 2020

Mon, 15 Mar 2021 - 11:54 GMT

During October/December 2020, remittances from Egyptian expatriates reached $7.5 billion, compared to $7 billion during the same period of 2019.

Egypt is following murder of citizen in Saudi Arabia

Sat, 06 Mar 2021 - 11:03 GMT

Saudi authorities arrested the culprit who shot dead the Egyptian national, originally from Minya Governorate, the statement said.

In Pics: Egyptian expats in Paris warmly welcomes Sisi

Mon, 07 Dec 2020 - 06:43 GMT

The Egyptian expatriates were carrying Egyptian flags and pictures of President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi, chanting “Long Live Egypt,” and “We love you, Sisi.”

Egypt's embassies, consulates continue receiving mail ballot envelopes in 2020 House election

Thu, 05 Nov 2020 - 03:06 GMT

A total of 140 polling stations formed at the premises of the Egyptian diplomatic missions in 124 countries are receiving the envelopes until Friday evening.

Egypt's Emigration Ministry follows up vote by expatriates in elections

Tue, 03 Nov 2020 - 09:40 GMT

Egyptians abroad started on Monday registering for the elections that will be held for Egyptian expatriates for three days starting on Wednesday.

Remittances from Egyptian expats record hight level ever in 2019/2020 at $27.8B

Wed, 28 Oct 2020 - 11:22 GMT

Remittances from Egyptian expatriates climbed 33.7 percent during June 2020 to jump to $2.6 billion, compared to $1.9 billion during June 2019.

Egyptian expats launch ‘Your Voice is heard’ campaign to encourage voting in parliament election

Sat, 17 Oct 2020 - 01:04 GMT

The founders of the initiative said that the campaign stands aloof from all individual candidates and lists, noting that the campaign is voluntary and non-profitable.

Egypt calls on nationals abroad to register data ahead of parliamentary elections

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 - 11:34 GMT

Egyptians abroad can register their data during the period from Sunday, September 27 to Saturday, October 10, according to the Foreign Ministry.

Kuwaiti, Saudi investigated over assaulting Egyptian doctor, security personnel in Kuwait

Mon, 17 Aug 2020 - 03:36 GMT

Kuwait referred to investigations two people, a Saudi and Kuwati nationals, over insulting and assaulting an Egyptian doctor and a security personnel while performing their work.

Egyptian ambassador to Algeria attends vote count of Senate elections

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 - 08:47 GMT

Egypt's Ambassador in Algiers Ayman Musharrafa attended Wednesday the count of votes Egyptian expats in Algeria cast by mail in the 2020 Senate election, which was held abroad on August 9-10.

SENATE ELECTION: Egyptian expats in Australia start voting

Sat, 08 Aug 2020 - 11:18 GMT

Egyptian Minister of Migration Nabila Makram called upon Egyptian expatriates around the globe to cast their votes in the election.

Bodies of three Egyptians died in Beirut blast to be transported to home on Friday

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 - 02:13 GMT

The embassy announced that all the necessary measures have been taken to transfer their bodies, offering the condolences to the relatives of the victims.

EgyptAir operates 41 int'l flights to ferry 4,000 passengers

Fri, 24 Jul 2020 - 12:12 GMT

The company will operate two flights to each of Abu Dhabi, Milan, and Manama, and one flight to London, Larnaca, New York, Athens, Paris, Sharjah, Amsterdam, Copenhagen, Berlin, Frankfurt, Khartoum, Abuja, Juba, Rome, Munich, Budapest, Beirut and Dubai.

30-day sports Challenge: New Program encouraging Egyptian expats to exercise

Mon, 20 Jul 2020 - 04:24 GMT

Ministry of Immigration called on Egyptians abroad to participate in the “30-day Virtual Sports Challenge” aiming to encourage children of Egyptian expatriates to exercise wherever they are.

Egypt operated 135 flights in a month to bring 24,750 nationals stranded abroad

Fri, 22 May 2020 - 10:48 GMT

The flights operated by the national carriers of EgyptAir and Air Cairo under the State's efforts to take urgent steps to meet the demands of Egyptians stranded worldwide.

Sisi greets Egyptian expats on Eid al-Fitr

Thu, 21 May 2020 - 11:55 GMT

All Egyptian consulates and embassies circulated the president's cable of greetings on their Facebook pages, reported the state-owned news agency MENA on Thursday.

Egyptian national stabbed to death in Kuwait- paper

Sun, 26 Apr 2020 - 03:42 GMT

A pedestrian found the dead body of the Egyptian national in an under-construction house in the city of Dasma.

Remittances from Egyptian expats jump to $5.2 in January, February

Thu, 16 Apr 2020 - 12:21 GMT

Remittances from Egyptian expatriates climbed during January 2020 to $2.6 billion, compared to $2.1 billion during January 2019, marking an increase of 27.8 percent.

Remittances from Egyptian expats hike to $26.8B in 2019

Thu, 19 Mar 2020 - 12:54 GMT

CBE attributed the increase to the hike of the remittances of Egyptians abroad during the second half of 2019 by 13.5 percent or $1.6 billion.

Remittances from Egyptian expats record $11.1B in 5 months

Sun, 16 Feb 2020 - 03:37 GMT

remittances of Egyptians abroad increased during November 2019 to $2 billion, compared to $1.9 billion in November 2018.