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Poland raises travel warning to Egypt

In a statement issued on its webpage on Thursday, the Polish Ministry of Foreign Affairs raised its travel warning to Egypt to the third, “red” level – “do not travel”. Previously, the Polish authorities had warned its citizens against travelling … read more

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Smoke rises as a house is blown up during a military operation by Egyptian security forces in the Egyptian city of Rafah, near the border with southern Gaza Strip November 3, 2014. Egypt began clearing residents from its border with the Gaza Strip last week to create a buffer zone following some of the worst anti-state violence since President Mohamed Mursi was overthrown last year. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa (GAZA - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST)

Why Egypt’s crackdown on Islamists will lead to bloodshed

On June 29, Egypt’s top prosecutor was killed in a car bombing as he left his home in Cairo. He was the most senior official to be assassinated since Islamic militants launched an insurgency two years ago after the Egyptian … read more

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Egyptian Rental Contract

Ideally, you want to make sure to have copies of your rental contract in both English and Arabic. The contract should cover all the important details, including rent and who is responsible for paying for repairs. Make sure your contract … read more

Expat Essentials

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Setting Up Your Home

A stress free expat is a happy expat.  Taking a job overseas can bring great gains to us as individuals and to the companies that brought us here, but often, for a new expat landing in Cairo, it can present … read more

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Setting Up Your Home

A stress free expat is a happy expat.  Taking a job overseas can bring great gains to us as individuals and to the companies that brought us here, but often, for a new expat landing in Cairo, it can present … read more