Virus

Egyptian Health Ministry advise citizens to obtain seasonal flu vaccine

Tue, 16 Aug 2022 - 10:11 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Health and Population assured that obtaining the annual influenza vaccine this year provides protection against 4 types of influenza viruses expected to spread this season.

Egypt issues guideline, activates rapid response team to detect monkeypox

Sat, 06 Aug 2022 - 11:25 GMT

Hossam Abdel Ghaffar, a spokesman for the Ministry of Health and Population, confirmed that no positive cases of monkeypox have been confirmed in Egypt so far.

Cairo Airport announces new intensive precautionary measures to limit monkeypox spread

Mon, 25 Jul 2022 - 09:22 GMT

There will be several exceptional measures taken by Egyptian airports to reduce any possibility of the spread of epidemic diseases.

Egypt provides access to anti-COVID vaccines at commercial markets, train stations

Tue, 12 Jul 2022 - 12:51 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Health and Population said that citizens can receive the Corona vaccine for free inside metro stations, trains and commercial markets.

Egypt’s Health Ministry provides lab reagents to test Monkeypox at central laboratories

Wed, 01 Jun 2022 - 11:03 GMT

Egyptian Ministry of Health has provided laboratory reagents specialized in diagnosing monkeypox at central laboratories of the ministry.

Egypt receives 2 mobile medical clinics from U.S. to combat spread of COVID-19

Tue, 07 Dec 2021 - 01:43 GMT

Egypt received two mobile medical clinics from the United States of America, in order to strengthen measures to combat the spread of the Coronavirus.

All approved Covid-19 vaccines available in Egypt: President's adviser

Tue, 16 Nov 2021 - 09:49 GMT

Speaking to DMC TV channel, he said the state announced that it started clinical trials for the first home-made coronavirus vaccine (COVI-VAX).

279 new COVID cases, 9 deaths recorded in Egypt Tuesday

Wed, 01 Sep 2021 - 12:11 GMT

The Health Ministry said Tuesday night that 279 new coronavirus cases were detected, upping the total number of confirmed cases since the outbreak in the country began to 288,441.

Egypt’s COVID-19 recovery rate reaches 77.1%

Mon, 15 Mar 2021 - 01:33 GMT

The number of people recovering from the virus increased to 147,234 cases, according to the Ministry of Health's statement.

Cultural, artistic events of the day

Thu, 31 Dec 2020 - 12:57 GMT

On December 31, a number of cultural and artistic events will be held in a number of creative centers.

Egypt mulls to incorporate Wi-Fi in air-conditioned trains

Thu, 24 Dec 2020 - 12:17 GMT

Egypt is mulling to incorporate Wi-Fi service in air-conditioned trains, according to official sources at Egypt's Railways Authority.

Egypt reports 434 new coronavirus cases, 23 deaths

Wed, 09 Dec 2020 - 10:03 GMT

23 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 6,813.

PM: Public beaches, parks in Egypt to be closed during Eid-al-Adha

Thu, 30 Jul 2020 - 10:29 GMT

He further called on all citizens to continue wearing medical masks.

China studies engaging Egypt in COVID-19 vaccine project

Thu, 09 Jul 2020 - 12:07 GMT

China has already started vaccinating members of the Chinese Armed Forces with the newly developed vaccine.

China virus death toll passes 1,110: govt

Wed, 12 Feb 2020 - 03:32 GMT

The figure is only the second time there has been a decline in the daily death toll and follows Tuesday's data showing 108 new fatalities.

Chinese city outside virus epicentre shuts down

Sun, 02 Feb 2020 - 05:10 GMT

Wenzhou's metro line and public transport have also been suspended as have inter-province buses.

Markets welcome WHO virus declaration

Fri, 31 Jan 2020 - 04:37 GMT

Markets rose in Asia on Friday after the World Health Organization declared a global health emergency over the deadly new virus sweeping China.

China bans wildlife trade nationwide due to coronavirus outbreak

Sun, 26 Jan 2020 - 09:54 GMT

Any places that breed wildlife should be isolated, and the transportation of wildlife should be banned, said the statement.

Nepal confirms its first case of Wuhan coronavirus

Sat, 25 Jan 2020 - 09:38 GMT

Nepal has confirmed its first case of the Wuhan coronavirus, CNN reported on Saturday.

No foot-and-mouth virus found in Fayoum: official

Sat, 07 Sep 2019 - 07:49 GMT

Head of Fayoum's Veterinary Medicine Directorate Mohamed Aql dismissed on Friday reports about the spread of the foot-and-mouth disease virus (FMD) in the governorate.

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