October: Air Sphinx, EgyptAir’s low-cost subsidiary to commence operations.
23-25 October (Sunday-Tuesday): Egypt economic conference, Cairo, Egypt.
23-25 October (Sunday-Tuesday): Gas Exporting Countries Forum, Cairo.
24 October (Monday): Empowering Sustainable Trade Flows with Factoring conference, St. Regis Cairo.
26-28 October (Wednesday-Friday): Egypt celebrates 50 years of ties with the UAE.
27 October (Thursday): European Central Bank monetary policy meeting.
27-30 October (Thursday-Sunday): Cairo ICT, Egypt International Exhibition Center, New Cairo.
30 October-1 November (Sunday-Tuesday): Egypt Energy, Egypt International Exhibition Center (EIEC), New Cairo.
Late October-14 November: 3Q2022 earnings season.
Late October: First Abu Dhabi Bank to complete full integration with Bank Audi’s Egyptian operations after merger.
First week of November: IMF delegation to visit Egypt for negotiations on loan agreement.
1-2 November (Tuesday-Wednesday): Federal Reserve interest rate meeting.
1-2 November (Tuesday-Wednesday): Arab League annual summit, Algiers, Algeria.
3 November (Thursday): Central Bank of Egypt’s Monetary Policy Committee meeting.
3-5 November (Thursday-Saturday): Egypt Fashion Week.
4-6 November (Friday-Sunday): Autotech auto exhibition, Cairo International Exhibition and Convention Center.
6-18 November (Sunday-Friday): Egypt will host COP27 in Sharm El Sheikh.
7 November (Monday): Middle East Green Initiative, Sharm El Sheikh.
7 November (Monday): The inauguration of the first line of the high-speed rail.
9 November (Wednesday): Finance Ministry to host “Finance Day” at COP27.
11-12 November (Friday-Saturday): Saudi Green Initiative, Sharm El Sheikh.
7-13 November (Monday-Sunday): The International University Sports Federation (FISU) World University Squash Championships, New Giza.
21 November-18 December (Monday-Sunday): 2022 Fifa World Cup, Qatar.
27 – 28 November (Thursday-Friday): The first edition of the Egypt Media Forum.
3 December (Saturday): Dior Men’s pre-fall collection show in Giza.
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.
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): The eighth 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.
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.
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 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.