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.

Blood diseases treatment centers may rise: official

Sun, 03 Mar 2019 - 11:18 GMT

The official added that the authority studies increasing treatment locations of blood diseases to reduce the distances traveled by patients.

Egypt's EFG Hermes considers move into insurance, mortgage sectors: CEO

Mon, 26 Nov 2018 - 10:25 GMT

Hermes is also looking to enter a new market in Asia or Africa within a year, Karim Awad told Reuters in an interview.

New Health Insurance Law to be implemented in Egypt soon

Sun, 22 Jul 2018 - 07:30 GMT

Port Said will be the first governorate in which the new health insurance system will be applied.

FRA launches 1st electronic platform for exchange of insurance sector data

Sun, 20 May 2018 - 12:17 GMT

Chairman of FRA Mohamed Omran said the FRA has launched the electronic platform in cooperation with Insurance Federation of Egypt (IFE).

Business News Wrap-up

Sat, 24 Mar 2018 - 05:35 GMT

A wrap-up of the most prominent business news of the day.

Banque Du Caire issues Aman Certificates with LE 12M

Sat, 24 Mar 2018 - 04:17 GMT

Banque Du Caire issued Aman Certificates for temporary and casual workers with LE 12 million in three weeks, the bank’s chairman Tarek Fayed said.

Yields of Aman Certificates rise to LE 105M in 2 banks

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 - 08:59 GMT

Chairman of the Agriculture Bank of Egypt al-Sayed al-Kosair said that the bank issued 44,000 Aman certificates with a total yield of LE 796 million.

Agriculture Bank sees increased demand on ‘Aman’ certificates

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 - 10:14 GMT

Chairman of the bank, Al-Sayed al-Kosair said Sunday that his bank issued certificates with LE 20 million in two weeks.

Business News Wrap-up

Sat, 03 Mar 2018 - 05:10 GMT

A wrap-up of the most prominent business news of the day.

‘Aman’ certificates to be launched Sunday

Sat, 03 Mar 2018 - 04:50 GMT

Four Egyptian banks will issue Sunday the Aman Certificate (Security Certificate), a new life insurance plan for casual and temporary workers.

Sisi orders to provide daily workers with insurance in 15 days

Thu, 01 Mar 2018 - 10:22 GMT

Ismail clarified that Aman certificate’s monthly installment starts from LE 4 and its highest monthly installment is LE 20 with a benefit period of 5 years or 10 years.

Thomas Cook partners with fintech firm for pay-per-day travel insurance

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 - 09:34 GMT

British travel company Thomas Cook has partnered with fintech firm Revolut to launch a “pay-per-day” travel insurance service which automatically provides users with medical cover by tracking their location through their mobile phones.

LE 1.4 billion mortgage finance during 2017

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 - 02:00 GMT

The amount of mortgage finance granted by mortgage finance companies until the end of November 2017 reached LE 1.4 billion