Iraqi president, Egyptian amb. discuss joint efforts to fight COVID-19Thu, Apr. 2, 2020
Egypt has so far reported a total of around 850 coronavirus cases and not less than 52 deaths. Iraq has confirmed 772 cases and 54 deaths.
Sisi instructs increasing monthly allowance of medical interns from LE 400 to 2,200Thu, Apr. 2, 2020
The decision will be applicable on the 2019 graduates of the Faculty of Medicine of universities across the country.
Egypt operates five extra trains to ease rush-hour congestionThu, Apr. 2, 2020
The Egyptian National Railways authority (ENR) announced that it would operate five additional trains as of Thursday to avoid having large crowds on all trains during rush hours.
Egyptian Interior Ministry sterilizes prisons to avoid COVID-19Thu, Apr. 2, 2020
No coronavirus cases inside Egyptian prisons have so far reported.
PM holds video meeting with cabinet ministers amid coronavirus fearsThu, Apr. 2, 2020
Prime Minister Moustafa Madbouli held a video meeting on Thursday with the cabinet ministers for the second time as a precautionary measure against novel coronavirus.
Egypt's cabinet: 64 churches, Coptic buildings legalized nationwideThu, Apr. 2, 2020
The total number of legalized churches amounts to 1568.
In Pics: Infection of pizza shop’s worker leaves Egyptian village in isolationThu, Apr. 2, 2020
The worker’s mother, and father were among those infected with the virus in his family, besides two workers at the restaurant who also tested positive and were then isolated.
Rosatom takes measures in Egypt’s Dabaa nuclear plant over coronavirusThu, Apr. 2, 2020
Rosatom said the measures restrict the entry of those who were recently present in one of the countries that are badly hit with the novel pandemic.