PM: Egypt’s coronavirus figures still within range

Thu, Apr. 2, 2020

Egyptian Prime Minister Mustafa Madbouli on Thursday said the world has recorded a million coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, including around 850 cases in Egypt.

In focus: What is the medical liability draft law?

Thu, Apr. 2, 2020

Three draft laws, submitted by MPs Magdy Morshed, Elizabeth Shaker and Ayman Abul Ela, were referred to the Parliament's Health Affairs Committee.

Top EU court says eastern states broke law by refusing to host refugees

Thu, Apr. 2, 2020

The Luxembourg-based Court of Justice of the European Union said in its ruling on the divisive matter that has damaged the bloc’s unity in recent years:

Rouhani: U.S. has lost opportunity to lift Iran sanctions amid coronavirus

Wed, Apr. 1, 2020

The United States had missed a historic opportunity to lift sanctions on his country, though the penalties had not hampered its fight against the infection.

China reports fewer new coronavirus cases, starts posting asymptomatic cases daily

Tue, Mar. 31, 2020

Mainland China, where the global coronavirus pandemic began in December, reported dwindling new infections on Wednesday, but it also published the daily change in asymptomatic cases for the first time, creating a murkier picture of the trends.

Sudanese PM to visit Cairo, Addis Ababa to resume Renaissance dam talks

Mon, Mar. 30, 2020

The Sudanese Prime Minister affirmed that the file of the dam is a pressing issue and the three countries should reach a final agreement on it.

With PM Johnson ill, coronavirus strikes at heart of British politics

Sun, Mar. 29, 2020

Hours after Prime Minister Boris Johnson revealed on Friday he had the coronavirus, his health minister said he did too, and England’s chief medical officer announced he also had symptoms.

Russia weighs nationwide coronavirus lockdown after Moscow acts

Sun, Mar. 29, 2020

Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin asked regional governors to consider introducing a partial lockdown to halt the spread of coronavirus after Russia on Monday recorded its biggest one-day rise in cases for the sixth day in a row.