Egyptian Community

The Embassy extends a warm welcome to Egyptians in the U.S. and elsewhere who are visiting this website.

One of the most important functions of this site is to serve as a portal for our services to you. We hope you are easily able to find what you need and connect with the Embassy and other members of the Egyptian community.

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As we’ve seen, social media has been an increasingly important part of the dialogue around Egypt, here in Washington, D.C., back home in Egypt and across the world.

This week the Embassy of Egypt would like to invite you to follow and engage with us across social media for news and information related to Egypt, the Embassy and the Egyptian communities we serve.

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We would also like to invite you to view and share our recent fact sheet about the Egypt Economic Development Conference from 13-15 March. The conference was a key milestone of the government’s economic strategy that will bring prosperity and improved social services to the Egyptian people. The EEDC highlighted the extensive reforms the government has already implemented and showcased future reforms and investment opportunities designed to restore fiscal stability, drive growth, attract investment and improve the welfare of the Egyptian people.

Egypt Economic Development Conference Fact Sheet

Also National Bank of Egypt, Cairo Bank, Misr Bank announced the issuance of the new “Belady” Certificate in U.S. Dollars, for Egyptian in diaspora. The Central Bank of Egypt guarantees to the owners of the Certificates the right to transfer the redeemed amounts and interest in US Dollars to the client’s account outside Egypt in case of request and without maximum limit for transfer. Read more...