Immigration

Laila Pence in Egypt to discuss launching campaign for Egyptian expats’ donations to Haya Karima

Mon, 14 Jun 2021 - 11:30 GMT

Minister of State for Immigration Nabila Makram Shaheed received Saturday Egyptian Laila Pence, who is the president and co-founder of Pence Wealth Management, and one of America’s top wealth advisors.

'Egypt's Voice in Africa' initiative to be launched to restore Egypt's role in continent

Mon, 31 May 2021 - 01:48 GMT

Egyptian Minister of Immigration Nabila Makram announced Monday launching "Egypt's Voice in Africa" initiative that comes within the framework of Egypt's efforts to restore its pioneering role in Africa continent.

3 Egyptians awarded Royal Dutch Medal ‘Knight badge’ for 15 yrs of volunteer social work

Sat, 01 May 2021 - 02:06 GMT

They were honored in recognition for their efforts in societal activity for 15 years in Arab countries, and within Arab communities in the Netherlands and Europe.

Minister, Coordination of Youth Parties and Politicians discuss road map for integrating Egyptian young learners abroad

Thu, 04 Feb 2021 - 01:39 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Immigration Nabila Makram held a meeting with members of the Coordination of Youth Parties and Politicians to discuss ways of coordination and joint cooperation on effective communication with Egyptian young learners 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.

Egyptian communities abroad choose immigration minister as 'character of 2020'

Sat, 26 Dec 2020 - 10:45 GMT

Egyptians living abroad have celebrated choosing Minister of State of Immigration and Egyptian Expatriates Affairs Nabila Makram as the character of 2020 for her strenuous efforts in a wide-scale.

Egypt follows up on stranded nationals abroad after flights' suspension over mutant COVID-19

Thu, 24 Dec 2020 - 02:21 GMT

A number of countries, including Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, announced closing their borders as part of precautionary measures to confront the emerging Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Egypt, Iraq discuss cooperation in immigration domain

Thu, 10 Dec 2020 - 01:45 GMT

Makram reviewed her ministry's strategy for making the best use of the experience of Egyptian scientists working abroad in executing national projects.

Egypt, Iraq discuss cooperation in immigration sphere, challenges facing expats

Thu, 10 Dec 2020 - 01:20 GMT

Cooperation in immigration sphere has been discussing Thursday between Egyptian Minister of Immigration Nabila Makram, and her Iraqi counterpart Evan Faeq Jabro.

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.

In African languages, Egypt releases video on Nile water rights

Sun, 28 Jun 2020 - 07:38 GMT

Titled “The Nile is our Life”, the video was also released in Arabic, English, French, German, Chinese, Russian, and Italian.

Egypt's journey of bringing home thousands of stranded citizens in time of coronavirus pandemic

Sat, 11 Apr 2020 - 12:34 GMT

Since the suspension of international aviation on March 19, Egypt operated exceptional flights to bring home thousands of stranded Egyptians.

Immigration Min. hails success of initatives connecting expats

Fri, 31 Jan 2020 - 05:14 GMT

The minister further hailed the success achieved by a number of initiatives such as the “Egypt Can” series of conferences that encouraged more Egyptians to attract investors.

How Egypt makes millions of refugees feel at home

Wed, 30 Oct 2019 - 07:12 GMT

As Egypt has embraced around five million refugees, according to President Abdel Fattah al-sisi, the word “lage’ (refugee)” is normally abandoned in the Egyptian culture when referring to non-Egyptians living in Egypt.

Over 950 Syrians return home from Jordan, Lebanon - Russian military

Tue, 15 Oct 2019 - 11:35 GMT

Apart from that, one internally displaced Syrian has returned to the place of their permanent residence over the same period of time.

Cairo to host 5th Pan-Africa Forum on Migration

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 - 12:39 GMT

Around 250 representatives of AU member states will meet in Cairo to attend the forum.

Egyptian expats to visit Suez Canal, Galala City

Sun, 14 Jul 2019 - 11:07 GMT

The Ministry of Immigration is organizing field trips to mega development projects for participants in the first conference of Egyptian expats associations.

Inspiring Syrian refugee story in Egypt

Thu, 30 May 2019 - 07:00 GMT

According to UNHCR, approximately 5 million Syrians have sought refuge across the Middle East and North Africa due to the ongoing Syrian Civil War since 2012.

UNHCR warns of dangers of illegal Mediterranean crossings

Sat, 11 May 2019 - 01:38 GMT

UNHCR Special Envoy for the Mediterranean Vincent Cochetel stressed that the drowning of 65 people off the coast of Tunisia recently is “a tragic and terrible reminder of the risks still faced by those who attempt to cross the Mediterranean”.

14 Egyptians arrested in Uganda for forged documents

Tue, 12 Mar 2019 - 02:26 GMT

The 14 detainees refused to unveil the identity of individual(s) involved in providing them with the fake documents, according to the Ugandan authorities.

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