|Date of accession||9 March 1959|
|Date of entry into force||7 June 1959|
|Instrument of accession||
Presidential Decree No. 171/1959 dated 2 February 1959.
|National Arbitration Act in force||
Arbitration Law No. 27/1994 dated 18 April 1994 as amended by Law No. 9/1997 dated 13 May 1997 and Law No. 8/2000 dated 4 April 2000. In accordance with Article 47 of Arbitration Law No. 27/1994, the Minister of Justice issued Decree No. 8310/2008 dated 21 September 2008 organizing the procedure for depositing arbitral awards in order to obtain exequatur. Decree No. 8310/2008 was partially amended by Decree of Minister of Justice No. 6570/2009 dated 7 July 2009. [Consolidated Original in Arabic]
|Domestic Court with jurisdiction over recognition and enforcement of foreign award||
Cairo Court of Appeal, unless the parties have agreed that another Court of Appeal in Egypt shall have jurisdiction.
|Author(s) and Contributor(s)||
Cairo Regional Centre for International Commercial Arbitration (CRCICA)
Court of Cassation: http://www.cc.gov.eg/ [Available in Arabic]
Borhan Amrallah / اتجاهات القضاء المصري بشأن تنفيذ احكام المحكمين الأجنبية في ضوء اتفاقية نيويورك 1958 وقواعد قانون التحكيم النموذجي Itijahat alqada’ il masri bishaa’n tanfidh ahkam al muhkamin al ajnabiat fii dawū’ itifaqiat New York 1958 wa qawaid qanūn al tahkim al namūdhaji [Translation: Egyptian case-law trends relating to enforcement of foreign arbitration awards under the New York Convention of 1958 and the Arbitration Model Law] / 37 Revue libanaise de l’arbitrage arabe et international 25 (2006) - 2006