Egyptians Abroad

Video: Egyptian-American Mary Alexander-Basta, mayor in Illinois, says was raised 'Egyptian way'

Tue, 27 Jul 2021 - 06:05 GMT

Egyptian-American Mary Alexander-Basta, mayor of Bolingbrook, Illinois, has told Egypt Today that the was “raised the Egyptian.”

3rd Egyptian Heritage Month kicks off in Ontario

Thu, 01 Jul 2021 - 11:12 GMT

The Legislative Assembly of Ontario has approved a resolution to recognize July of every year as the Egyptian Heritage Month in the province.

Egypt to launch fundraiser Sept. 25 collecting donations from Egyptians in US, Canada in contribution to needy local communities

Sun, 27 Jun 2021 - 05:49 GMT

A fundraiser will be launched to collect donations from Egyptians in the U.S. and Canada on Sept. 25 as part of integrating Egyptians abroad in Egypt’s sustainable development 2030.

‘Speak Arabic’ online application launches targeting Egyptian children abroad

Mon, 24 May 2021 - 10:05 GMT

The application reinforces the “Speak Arabic” initiative that was launched in October 2020, with the aim of linking Egyptians abroad to their motherland.

Egypt to launch ‘Speak Arabic’ mobile application to reinforce connection with expats

Wed, 14 Apr 2021 - 02:32 GMT

“Speak Arabic” initiative has garnered 174 million views and shares on social media platforms.

Immigration min. convenes with digital content creators to promote for Egypt

Thu, 25 Mar 2021 - 01:20 GMT

The meeting was attended by both Egyptians in the country, and nationals living 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.

Immigration Ministry advises Egyptians abroad on running for approaching House of Representatives election

Wed, 07 Oct 2020 - 09:42 GMT

Eight parliamentary seats are reserved for Egyptians abroad, and the Immigration Ministry is campaigning to advise Egyptian communities about candidacy and voting, Minister Nabila Makram has said.

12 Q&A about Egyptians abroad vote in the 2020 Senate elections

Sun, 09 Aug 2020 - 11:47 GMT

The National Election Authority has answered the 12 most common questions from Egyptians abroad regarding their vote in the 2020 Senate election. Below is the Q&A.

140 Egyptians arrive from Sudan as Cairo braces for 16K returnees from around the globe

Thu, 14 May 2020 - 01:53 GMT

A total of 140 Egyptians stranded in Sudan returned home aboard an AirCairo flight Wednesday in another wave flying the expats from the southern neighbor.

Egypt cancels procurement fee of Covid-19 medical supplies, rations expenditure

Thu, 14 May 2020 - 12:59 GMT

The procurement fee of medical equipment and drugs used in treating Covid-19 has been canceled, and all ministries will set an expenditure rationalization to offset the economic impact of the pandemic.

311 Egyptians return from Canada as Cairo continues to help stranded nationals

Wed, 13 May 2020 - 11:48 GMT

A total of 311 Egyptians stranded in Canada arrived at Marsa Alam International Airport Wednesday aboard an exceptional EgyptAir flight as part of thousands of expats who returned to Egypt with the help of the government.

Egyptians abroad launch petition to protect Egypt’s water rights

Sat, 14 Mar 2020 - 04:10 GMT

The Egyptian community in America launched an online petition to push the U.S. administration to exert more effort supporting the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam negotiations.

Immigration min. prioritizes communication with Egyptian expats

Sat, 13 Jul 2019 - 10:01 GMT

State Minister for Immigration Makram stresses on Friday that communication with Egyptians abroad is her ministry's main task.

Gov't denies database of Egyptians abroad will result in taxes

Mon, 22 Oct 2018 - 06:14 GMT

The Cabinet Media Center denied Monday that the government is creating a database of Egyptians abroad to impose taxes on them; rather, the data entry will be used to integrate them in the 2030 vision.

PM forms the Egyptian expats database

Sun, 21 Oct 2018 - 07:55 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli on Saturday issued a decision to form a national committee to prepare an integrated database for Egyptians abroad.

Egyptians abroad set the finest examples of loyalty: Min.

Wed, 01 Aug 2018 - 08:33 GMT

“You are our soldiers and heroes, just like our soldiers in Sinai who sacrifice their lives for our stability,” Makram said to Egyptian expats.

Buses for Egyptians in KSA to facilitate voting

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 - 03:36 GMT

Minister of Immigration Nabila Makram ordered Saturday to provide Egyptian voters in Tabuk and Dammam cities in Saudi Arabia with buses upon their request.

As elections abroad approach, here is what you need to know

Mon, 12 Mar 2018 - 12:19 GMT

About 9.500 million Egyptian eligible to participate in the up-coming presidential elections are getting ready to cast their ballots, but before it begins, here is what you need to know.

Great week for Egyptian players abroad

Wed, 07 Feb 2018 - 08:00 GMT

The last week was great for most of the Egyptian players abroad as they shined with their teams.