6-18 November (Sunday-Friday): Egypt will host COP27 in Sharm El Sheikh.
13-22 November (Sunday-Tuesday): Cairo International Film Festival (CIFF).
15-16 November (Tuesday-Wednesday): G20 summit, Bali, Indonesia.
20 November (Sunday): House of Representatives is back in session.
21 November-18 December (Monday-Sunday): 2022 Fifa World Cup, Qatar.
22 November- 23 November (Tuesday-Wednesday): The Fingerprint Summit will be held at the Nile Ritz Carlton Hotel.
27-28 November (Thursday-Friday): The first edition of the Egypt Media Forum.
27-30 November (Sunday-Wednesday): Cairo ICT, Egypt International Exhibition Center, New Cairo.
Late November or early December: US and Russia to hold talks on resuming mutual nuclear inspections in Cairo.
1 December (Thursday): Sphinx International Airport will begin operating international flights.
1 December (Thursday): Contractors to break ground on Egypt-Saudi interconnection project.
3 December (Saturday): Dior Men’s pre-fall collection show in Giza.
5-8 December (Monday-Thursday): QS Reimagine Education Awards and Conference, multiple locations.
10 December (Saturday): The TriFactory’s Pyramids Half Marathon.
10-12 December (Saturday-Monday): The 2nd edition of the Nebu Expo for Gold and Jewelry kicks off.
13-14 December (Tuesday-Wednesday): Federal Reserve interest rate meeting.
13-15 December (Tuesday-Thursday): US-Africa Leaders Summit.
15 December (Thursday): European Central Bank monetary policy meeting.
22 December (Thursday): Central Bank of Egypt’s Monetary Policy Committee meeting.
December: The Sixth of October dry port will begin operations.
December: Egyptian Automotive Summit.
December: Egypt to expand Sudan electricity link capacity to 300 MW.
December: Chinese President Xi Jinping visit to Saudi Arabia
January: EGX-listed companies and non-bank lenders will submit ESG reports for the first time.
January: Fuel pricing committee meets to decide quarterly fuel prices.
1 January (Sunday): Use of Nafeza becomes compulsory for air freight.
1 January (Sunday): Residential electricity bills are set to rise as per the government’s six-year roadmap (pdf) to restructure electricity prices by 2025.
7 January (Saturday): Coptic Christmas.
24 January-6 February: The 54th Cairo International Book Fair, Egypt International Exhibition Center
25 January (Wednesday): 25 January revolution anniversary / Police Day.
26 January (Thursday): National holiday in observance of 25 January revolution anniversary / Police Day.
30 January-1 February (Monday-Wednesday): CI Capital’s Annual MENA Investor Conference 2023, Cairo, Egypt.
11 February (Saturday): Second semester of 2022-2023 academic year begins for public universities.
13-15 February (Monday-Wednesday): The Egypt Petroleum Show (Egyps), Egypt International Exhibition Center, Cairo.
23-27 February (Thursday-Monday): Annual Business Women of Egypt’s Women for Success conference.
March: 4Q2022 earnings season.
23 March (Wednesday): First day of Ramadan (TBC). Maghreb will be at 6:08pm CLT.
1 April (Saturday): Deadline for banks to establish sustainability unit.
17 April (Monday): Sham El Nessim.
22 April (Saturday): Eid El Fitr (TBC).
25 April (Tuesday): Sinai Liberation Day.
27 April (Thursday): National holiday in observance of Sinai Liberation Day (TBC).
Late April – 15 May: 1Q2023 earnings season.
1 May (Monday): Labor Day.
4 May (Thursday) National holiday in observance of Labor Day (TBC).
22-26 May (Monday-Friday): Egypt will host the African Development Bank (AfDB) annual meetings in Sharm El Sheikh.
19-21 June (Monday-Wednesday) Egypt Infrastructure and Water Expo debuts at the Egypt International Exhibition Center.
28 June-2 July (Wednesday-Sunday): Eid El Adha (TBC).
30 June (Friday): June 30 Revolution Day.
18 July (Tuesday): Islamic New Year.
20 July (Thursday): National holiday in observance of Islamic New Year (TBC).
23 July (Sunday): Revolution Day.
27 July (Thursday): National holiday in observance of Revolution Day.
Late July-14 August: 2Q2023 earnings season.
26 September (Tuesday): Prophet Muhammad’s birthday (TBC).
28 September (Thursday): National holiday in observance of Prophet Muhammad’s birthday (TBC).
6 October (Friday): Armed Forces Day.
Late October-14 November: 3Q2023 earnings season.
EVENTS WITH NO SET DATE
2H 2022: The inauguration of the Grand Egyptian Museum.
2H 2022: IEF-IGU Ministerial Gas Forum, Egypt. Date + location TBA.
2H 2022: The government will have vaccinated 70% of the population.
3Q 2022: Ayady’s consumer financing arm, The Egyptian Company for Consumer Finance Services, to release its first financing product.
3Q 2022: Swvl to close acquisition of Urbvan Mobility.
4Q 2022: Infinity + Africa Finance Corporation to close acquisition of Lekela Power.
End of November: SFE’s pre-IPO fund to kick off roadshow.
4Q 2022: Electricity Ministry to tender six solar projects in Aswan Governorate.
4Q2022: Raya Holding subsidiary Aman and Qalaa Holdings’ Taqa Arabia to launch their fintech company.
4Q 2022: Saudi Arabia’s Jamjoom Pharma to inaugurate its EGP 1 bn pharma factory in El Obour.
End of 2022: Decent Life first phase scheduled for completion.
End of 2022: e-Aswaaq’s tourism platform will complete the roll out of its ticketing and online booking portal across Egypt.
2023: Egypt will host the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank’s Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors in 2023.
1Q 2023: Adnoc Distribution’s acquisition of 50% of TotalEnergies Egypt to close.
1Q2023: Internal trade database to launch.