The House of Representatives approved Wednesday the amendment of Article 6 and Article 11 of law no. 26/1975 on the Egyptian citizenship.
The government also revoked the citizenship of a Palestinian man because he had acquired the Egyptian nationality by fraud and based on false statements.
An Egyptian woman who lost her nationality according to the first paragraph of Article 11 and the first paragraph of Article 12 may recover the Egyptian nationality if she requests that and the Minister of Interior approves.
The Egyptian Nationality Law sets out many controls and procedures that regulate the process of granting the Egyptian nationality to foreigners.
The state is enjoying the best levels of social peace, harmony, solidarity and understanding between Egypt’s two religious components: Muslims and Christians, the Egyptian Cabinet said in a report.
A foreigner may acquire the Egyptian nationality in four cases as long as he does not have a mental disability and has never been convicted of a crime, unless he was later acquitted.
The applicants shall submit their forms online and pay $10,000 in fees or its equivalence in Egyptian pound. Then, the unit shall consider the application within only 3 months.
The House of Representatives (the lower house of the parliament) approved on Sunday new amendments to the law of Entry and Residence of Foreigners in Egypt that grant citizenship to foreigners who inject their investments into the country.
The Australian government has stripped citizenship from a man it believes is a top recruiter for Islamic State, Australia's home affairs minister said.
Egypt Today explains the reasons for Egyptian nationality withdrawal, how to regain it and the legal amendments to the Egyptian nationality law.
India on Monday effectively stripped four million people in Assam of citizenship, sparking fears of mass deportations of Muslims from the northeastern state.
Parliament issued an amendment to the law on the withdrawal of nationality, which will withdraw nationality from terrorists, fraudsters and enemies of the state.
Senators from both parties said they were encouraged on Thursday about the prospects for bipartisan immigration talks.
Australia's High Court began a three-day hearing on Tuesday to determine the eligibility of seven lawmakers who may hold dual citizenship.
Al-Azhar University hosted on Tuesday workshop included representatives from Nigeria, Bangladesh, Cameroon, Somalia and Indonesia.
The Qatari opposition announced Saturday that Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani stripped the nationality of writer and poet Mohamed Bin Futeis Al Murri.
The well-known activist said that the Qatari regime had no right to revoke the nationality of any citizen without pursuing legal measures and prosecution.
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The Parliament’s Defense and National Security Committee approved on Thursday a draft law that grants residency to foreigners in Egypt in return for bank deposits in foreign currency.