Egypt – Registration with Authorities

Posted on August 28, 2017

All foreign nationals entering Egypt, regardless of nationality, must present themselves to the Immigration Office affiliated with their residence to register their data with the authorities within 7 days of their arrival in Egypt. The foreign national must present the… Read more »

EGYPT – Tourist Visas to be No Longer Issued On Arrival

Posted on March 20, 2015

Beginning May 15th, 2015, Egyptian tourist visas will no longer be issued on arrival for any foreign nationals. Rather, foreign nationals interested in visiting Egypt must apply for a tourist visa at an Egyptian diplomatic mission prior to travel. Fakhoury… Read more »

EGYPT – New Labor Market Testing Requirement

Posted on February 20, 2015

In an effort to address local unemployment rates, Egypt’s Ministry of Manpower has recently begun performing labor market testing prior to the issuance of any work permits to foreign nationals. If an Egyptian worker is found suitable for the position,… Read more »