Tens of thousands of Egyptian expats subscribe to optional life, personal accident insurance

Thu, 09 Jun 2022 - 12:28 GMT

Expats can register themselves on the website of Banque Misr, paying just LE100 per annum.

What you need to know about Egypt’s unprecedented achievements in health insurance system

Sat, 14 May 2022 - 01:24 GMT

The Egyptian state attaches great importance to the health sector, by launching a package of urgent health services to bridge the gap in services that faced shortages.

Arab countries are most influenced by Ukraine War: FAO regional representative

Tue, 22 Mar 2022 - 12:02 GMT

One of the reasons is that Russia and Ukraine combined fulfill 30 percent of the global market's needs of wheat, cooking oil, and grains.

Value of accident/life insurance offered to Egyptian irregular workers raised

Sun, 20 Mar 2022 - 10:32 GMT

The minister added that the target number of beneficiaries has also been increased.

FRA reviews figures of insurance activity in Egypt during 2021

Tue, 18 Jan 2022 - 12:59 GMT

Omran explained, during a conference held, Monday, that the total insurance premiums during 2021 rose to LE 47.5 billion, compared to LE 40.1 billion during 2020, marking an increase of about 18.5 percent.

Thousands of Egyptian expats subscribe to optional life insurance in just 4 days since its launching

Wed, 05 Jan 2022 - 11:17 GMT

Expats can register themselves on the website of Banque Misr.

New insurance law to be issued at beginning of 2nd half of 2022

Mon, 27 Dec 2021 - 03:04 GMT

Omran said that the new insurance law is in its final consultations in preparation for its issuance.

6 segments of Egyptian citizens added to health insurance system

Wed, 22 Dec 2021 - 11:20 GMT

By adding those 15.5 million citizens, the total number of health insurance beneficiaries rises to 65,930,829.

IDSC report underscores positive int'l forecasts for Egyptian insurance sector until 2025

Tue, 21 Dec 2021 - 12:27 GMT

According to Fitch Solutions, the value of the Egyptian pound is unlikely to drop despite an upward inflation rate, the IDSC said in a report Tuesday.

Egypt offers accident/life insurance of up to LE100K to irregular workers

Sat, 13 Nov 2021 - 11:12 GMT

The insurance covers permanent injury and death.

FRA: Egyptian expat insurance program effective as of January 2022

Sun, 10 Oct 2021 - 04:16 GMT

The program provides insurance against accidents that might involve Egyptians working abroad, said acting chairman of the FRA Mohamed Omran during a conference on expat remittances that kicked off here earlier Sunday.

Optional life, personal accident insurance to be offered to Egyptian expats

Mon, 20 Sep 2021 - 12:21 GMT

Minister of Immigration and Egyptian Expats Affairs Nabila Makram made the statement Monday.

UNDP issues 1st human development report on Egypt in decade, president attends ceremony

Tue, 14 Sep 2021 - 01:23 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi was handed the report, titled "Development: A Right for All, Egypt’s Pathways and Prospects."

Finance minister lauds new health insurance system in Egypt

Tue, 15 Dec 2020 - 05:37 GMT

The authority is capable of paying all its financial dues on time, Ma’it said, noting that about 425 million pounds have, so far, been paid.

Egypt activates insurance system for 22 M students

Sat, 10 Oct 2020 - 02:11 GMT

A few months ago, the Cabinet approved a decision to establish two funds to provide insurance for pre-academic students nationwide and for Al-Azhar students.

WB approves $50M for Egypt within new Fast Track COVID-19 Facility

Sun, 17 May 2020 - 08:40 GMT

Minister Al-Mashat stated, "increased coordinated action to expedite healthcare spending and pave the way for an inclusive post-COVID economic recovery is a national priority."

Sisi approves amendments to Egyptian military forces' retirement law

Sun, 19 Apr 2020 - 05:36 GMT

The new amendments provide an annual increase of 15% to the gross salary and compensation of the army personnel for seven years.

New health insurance system to be introduced in Luxor, South Sinai in March

Sun, 08 Dec 2019 - 01:04 GMT

Preparations to introduce the universal health insurance system in Luxor are underway as the pilot phase will be launched by March.

Updates on Universal Health Insurance in Egypt

Wed, 02 Oct 2019 - 10:30 GMT

The system was introduced as a pilot phase in one governorate in July.

Overview of Universal Health Insurance’s 1st month in Egypt

Sat, 03 Aug 2019 - 02:47 GMT

The Ministry of Health and Population announced on Saturday the progress achieved on the Universal Health Insurance System since it was launched a month ago.