COVID-19

COVID-19

The Egyptian-British Chamber of Commerce remains open for business and processes all export documentation at a reduced frequency of twice per week. If you have export-related questions, please do not hesitate to call us on +44 (0)20 7499 3100, or contact info@theebcc.com

Egyptian and British governments have issued subsidies and guidelines for businesses that are experiencing times of uncertainty and complexity, in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.

With employees working from home, or in worst case left without work, and international travel bans advising against unnecessary trips, businesses are greatly affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. The guidelines issued by respective government include instructions for businesses how to keep employees safe, how to clean workplaces safely, as well as what the governments are doing to support businesses.

Please find useful links with official information from the respective governments below.

Information & guidelines issued by the UK Government

British Chambers of Commerce Coronavirus Hub: https://www.britishchambers.org.uk/page/coronavirus

Portal with general information and useful guidelines for businesses: https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus

The Department for International Trade's guidance for UK businesses trading internationally: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-guidance-for-uk-businesses

Guidance for employees, employers and businesses:  https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/guidance-to-employers-and-businesses-about-covid-19

Information & guidelines issued by the Egyptian Government

Lynx Assessment & Recommendations: http://www.lynxegypt.com/assets/pdfs/COVID-19-2.pdf

 

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