Mervat Mahmoud

Completion of the plan for elimination violence against children

Tue, 19 Dec 2017 - 04:05 GMT

Minister of Health announced the completion of the strategic framework for the plan of eliminating violence against children, to be launched early 2018.

What you need to know about Egypt’s universal health insurance law?

Tue, 19 Dec 2017 - 04:02 GMT

Minister of Health announces that the new comprehensive universal health insurance bill will solve health medication problems for all citizens.

What Egyptian women accomplished in 2017?

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 - 11:59 GMT

Throughout 2017, women gained more rights in several fields with the support of the government.

Rady launches a family planning campaign in Kafr El-Sheikh

Tue, 05 Dec 2017 - 02:06 GMT

Health minister announced the Launching of a free campaign for family planning in Kafr El-Sheikh under the slogan "Egypt's development, two children only."

President Sisi meets with Saudi Prince Sultan bin Salman

Tue, 05 Dec 2017 - 01:25 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi met in Cairo with Prince Sultan Bin Salman, in the presence of the Saudi ambassador to Cairo.

AWO: Protection of female refugees is pressing issue

Mon, 04 Dec 2017 - 09:04 GMT

Actress Yousra, along with female parliamentarians, participated in a seminar held by the AWO on “Mechanisms to combat violence against women.”

Putin phones Sisi on regional ties, Dabaa NPP

Mon, 04 Dec 2017 - 04:22 GMT

President Abdel-Fatah al-Sisi and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin discussed Egypt’s first under-construction nuclear power plant (NPP) of Dabaa.

Health Ministry organizes awareness campaigns in Kafr Al-Sheikh Tuesday

Sun, 03 Dec 2017 - 03:41 GMT

The most prominent problems facing the governorate are high rates of illegal migration among young people, and the high rate of early marriages as well.

New health insurance law in the House of Representatives

Tue, 28 Nov 2017 - 08:43 GMT

Ahmed Rady discussed the new health insurance draft submitted by the government and preliminarily approved by the previous committees last week.

Rayhana combats violence against students in Mansoura governorate

Tue, 28 Nov 2017 - 02:44 GMT

As part of the international campaign combating violence against women, Daughter of the Country Association will host a play called “Rayhana”.

43 states support Egypt against terrorism in Union of Mediterranean meeting

Tue, 28 Nov 2017 - 12:28 GMT

Morsi pointed out that improving women’s status in society and their access to all their rights is one of the main factors that will create an informed society.

NCW participates in the inauguration of the craft exhibition and custom products of Fayoum governorate

Sun, 26 Nov 2017 - 08:21 GMT

The National Council for Women (NCW), headed by Maya Morsi, participated in the inauguration of handicrafts exhibition and tradition products.

Egypt to host the fourth ministerial meeting for Union of Mediterranean

Sun, 26 Nov 2017 - 03:56 GMT

Egypt will host the fourth Ministerial meeting of the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) on November 27 to discuss means of "Strengthening the role of women in society".

Health Ministry discards 4 tons of sweets before Mawlid al-Nabawi

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 01:38 GMT

The Ministry of Health announced discarding four tons and 838 kilograms of inedible candy manufactured for the celebrations of the Prophet’s birthday.

Health Ministry launches campaign, convoy for World Diabetes Day

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 - 05:03 GMT

The Health ministry and National Institute of Diabetes and Endocrinology launch an awareness campaign on World Diabetes Day.

Sisi, PM Ismail, Matrouh Governor Alaa Abu-Zeid discuss projects

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 - 02:52 GMT

The meeting was a follow-up to the government's plan of developing the western region of Egypt, which aims to create an attractive area for foreign investments.

NCW prepares report to empower Egyptian, African women economically

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 - 03:24 GMT

The report aims to highlight Egypt's role in taking measures to achieve the economic empowerment of women through various bodies.

Sisi meets Tunisia's PM to discuss matters of mutual interest

Sun, 12 Nov 2017 - 05:18 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi met with Tunisia's Prime Minister Youssef El-Shahed, where the later conveyed the greetings of Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi.

Health Ministry establishes 73 primary care units in 5 governorates

Sun, 12 Nov 2017 - 04:25 GMT

The Ministry of Health and Population announced the establishment and development of 73 primary care units in Port Said, Ismailia, Suez, South and North Sinai.

ANALYSIS: Will presidential elections delay local councils elections in 2018?

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 - 10:43 GMT

Reports and rumors have been spreading over the likelihood of holding the local council (municipalities) elections on time.