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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.

Hurghada Int'l Airport receives 1st Austrian Airlines flight since pandemic

Thu, 21 Oct 2021 - 08:32 GMT

Hurghada International Airport received Wednesday the first Austrian Airlines flight since halting flights due to Coronavirus pandemic.

Back to school: Egypt’s guide to new safe academic year

Fri, 08 Oct 2021 - 01:30 GMT

Egypt is preparing to start a new academic year for schools and universities on Saturday, its second amid the pandemic.

COVID infection rates climbs as Egypt registers 741 new coronavirus cases Thursday

Fri, 01 Oct 2021 - 07:07 GMT

The Ministry of Health announced on Thursday that 741 new coronavirus cases were registered, raising the total number of confirmed cases in the country to 304,524.

Egypt records 491 new COVID cases as Health Ministry warns of hike in infection rate

Mon, 13 Sep 2021 - 11:21 GMT

The Egyptian Health Ministry stated that 491 new coronavirus cases were detected in Egypt over the past 24 hours, raising the total number of cases to 293,448.

Egypt reports 399 new coronavirus cases, 13 deaths on Wednesday

Thu, 09 Sep 2021 - 10:32 GMT

As many as 765 patients were discharged from hospitals after receiving necessary medical care, taking the number of recoveries to 244,062.

COVID pandemic not expected to end within coming years: Egyptian Health Adviser

Wed, 01 Sep 2021 - 11:46 GMT

Adviser to Egyptian President for health and preventive affairs Mohamed Taj el-Din stated that the fourth wave of Coronavirus has started in Egypt, expecting no soon end to the pandemic in the coming years.

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.

New crime patterns emerged due to COVID pandemic: Secretary of Council of Arab Interior Ministers

Wed, 18 Aug 2021 - 07:34 GMT

New patterns of crime have emerged as a result of the repercussions of COVID-19, atop of them cybercrimes, according to Dr. Muhammad bin Ali Koman, Secretary-General of the Council of Arab Interior Ministers.

EGYPT'S 2021/2022 plan “exceptional” due to coronavirus pandemic: Planning Min.

Sun, 30 May 2021 - 04:21 GMT

El-Said pointed out that the Egyptian state adopted the National Program for Economic and Social Reform, which resulted in an escalation of economic growth rates to 5.6 percent in 18/2019 and during the first half of 19/2020.

Egypt has sufficient quantities of anti-COVID vaccines: Health Ministry

Mon, 24 May 2021 - 10:13 GMT

Spokesperson for Ministry of Health Khaled Megahed called on all citizens to register to receive the Coronavirus vaccine, especially the elderly and those with chronic diseases through the electronic system.

Min. of Int'l Cooperation talks about Egypt’s resilient recovery in “Economic Recovery Post-Pandemic” discussion

Wed, 14 Apr 2021 - 02:59 GMT

The virtual roundtable discussion hosted by Indiana University’s Institute for International Business and Kelley School of Business.

Egyptian economy showed better-than-expected performance during pandemic

Tue, 30 Mar 2021 - 08:33 GMT

Delivering a speech at Bt100 Awards ceremony, Maait said the economic reform program contributed to enabling the state to adopt a flexible policy in facing the severe economic implications of the pandemic, supporting the most harmed classes and advancing national economy.

Egypt reports 648 Covid-19 cases, 43 fatalities Thursday

Fri, 26 Mar 2021 - 08:13 GMT

As many as 321 patients were discharged from isolation hospitals after receiving necessary medical care, taking the number of recovered cases to 151,765 so far, the spokesman said.

Egyptian doctors showed efficiency, dedication in facing coronavirus pandemic: health minister

Thu, 18 Mar 2021 - 08:25 GMT

Speaking at the 43rd anniversary of the Egyptian Doctor’s Day, Zayed said doctors bravely sacrificed themselves to fight the pandemic, despite all hardships.

Egypt’s Journalists Syndicate adjourns midterm elections to April 2

Wed, 17 Mar 2021 - 11:09 GMT

The adjournment comes after authorities refused its request to hold the elections in a large tent outside its headquarters in Abdel Khalek Tharwat street, downtown Cairo.

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.

Xi Jinping tells Sisi China ready to secure Egypt's coronavirus vaccine needs

Mon, 22 Feb 2021 - 04:36 GMT

Xi Jinping affirmed keenness to enhance cooperation between relevant authorities in China and Egypt to curb the coronavirus spread

Egypt extends mid-year vacation for schools, universities for week amid pandemic

Sat, 13 Feb 2021 - 08:22 GMT

As per the decision, the vacation ends on February 26 and then the second semester and the first semester’s adjourned exams will be resumed.

Taking Action on Stakeholder Capitalism and their contribution to the Sustainable Development Goals: Al-Mashat at Davos 2021

Sat, 30 Jan 2021 - 02:19 GMT

On the 4th day of the World Economic Forum, Davos Agenda, 2021, the Regional Action Group for the Middle East and North Africa met virtually to discuss the policies, practices and partnerships needed to implement stakeholder capitalism and catalyze the region’s transformation for the post-COVID era.

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