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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.

Egypt’s French Institute challenges pandemic with 24 hours of online lectures

Tue, 19 Jan 2021 - 02:20 GMT

The French Institute in Egypt participates with the Center for Economic, Legal and Social Studies and Documentation (CEDEJ) in the sixth session of the Night of Ideas organized by the French Institute in Paris on January 28, 2021.

EgyptAir: Travelers heading to UK, France obliged to provide negative PCR test

Mon, 18 Jan 2021 - 11:27 GMT

Egypt’s flag-carrier, EgyptAir has set new measures on flights heading to UK and France to protect travelers from contracting Coronavirus.

Armed Forces’ specialized departments sterilize crowded areas in Cairo

Sat, 16 Jan 2021 - 05:55 GMT

A statement by the military spokesman said the teams have sterilized Adly Mansour and Haykestep metro stations of the third line of Cairo metro.

Parliamentarian Hassan Eid of Suez dies of Coronavirus

Sat, 26 Dec 2020 - 11:24 GMT

Member of the House of Representatives from Suez governorate Hassan Eid died of coronavirus infection on Friday evening.

Egypt sends medical aid, food supplies to Mali amid pandemic

Thu, 24 Dec 2020 - 08:30 GMT

The aid comes while Egypt is officially facing a second wave of coronavirus.

Producing COVID-19 vaccine locally part of Egypt's plan: Health Min

Thu, 26 Nov 2020 - 02:24 GMT

The Ministry of Health and Population said that the ministry plans to start a new production line to manufacture COVID19 vaccine it’s proven effective.

Russia develops 2-year plan to manage COVID-19 fallout: Ambassador

Thu, 12 Nov 2020 - 09:58 GMT

The plan aims to boost economy and support people.

Egypt's COVID-19 recovery rate hits 92.3%

Mon, 26 Oct 2020 - 11:42 GMT

The Ministry said that 143 new coronavirus cases were detected, raising the number of infections since the outbreak of the virus to 106540 cases.

Asian Football Confederation cancels AFC Cup due to COVID-19 pandemic

Thu, 10 Sep 2020 - 12:04 GMT

This year's edition of the AFC Cup, Asia's second-tier club competition, has been cancelled amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

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