Egypt Doesn’t Plan to Suspend Issuing Foreign Worker Permits

Egypt doesn’t plan to suspend issuing foreign worker permits as reported on a Facebook page posing as the official page of the country’s cabinet, Magdy Rady, cabinet spokesman, said.

“There’s a law that regulates labor issues, so we cannot take such an action,” Rady said in an interview today.

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