OFWs who intend to work in
should make sure that they have a valid work visa before departure - this is the
reminder of POEA Chief, Hans Leo Cacdac. Egypt
According to POEA chief, the Philippine Embassy in Cairo reported that the Passports, Emigration and Nationality Administration Office of Egypt now requires all entering foreigners who wish to work in Egypt to hold a valid working permit.
The DFA said that a tourist visa issued by the Egyptian Embassy in
or any country cannot be converted into work permit upon arrival in . The new rule hopes to control human trafficking and limit
the number of tourist workers in Egypt protecting the jobs of
Egyptian nationals. Egypt, thus