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VACSERA proceeds to localize pharmaceutical industry in Egypt as per leadership directives: Chairman

Wed, 13 Jul 2022 - 10:39 GMT

The Vacsera factory complex, located in October city, is scheduled to produce 400 million doses of veterinary vaccines for bird flu, in addition to 7 other vaccines related to animal production.

Egypt receives 1.5 million Pfizer vaccines at Cairo airport from US

Thu, 07 Apr 2022 - 11:30 GMT

Cairo International Airport received on Wednesday night a shipment of 1,501,000 Pfizer coronavirus vaccine shots coming from the United States.

Egypt has received 150 million coronavirus vaccine doses so far: Health ministry

Fri, 01 Apr 2022 - 08:41 GMT

Egypt has so far secured a total of 150 million doses of eight different coronavirus vaccines since the start of the pandemic, Spokesman for the Ministry of Health Hossam Abdel Ghaffar said.

Greater access to COVID vaccines led to sharp decline in daily infections: Cabinet spox

Mon, 28 Mar 2022 - 04:59 GMT

However, these charity iftar banquets will require permission from relevant municipalities, if planned to be held outside of mosques or outdoors, Saad pointed out.

What to do if you have suspected coronavirus disease in Egypt

Mon, 14 Feb 2022 - 05:14 GMT

On Monday, the ministry has explained to people the steps to follow if they contract coronavirus.

WHO recommends 3rd booster dose to protect against COVID infection

Wed, 09 Feb 2022 - 01:16 GMT

The World Health Organization held a press conference Wednesday, providing the latest developments in confronting Coronavirus, ensuring the importance of a third dose “booster” to protect against the infection.

Egypt records 1,603 COVID-19 cases, 38 deaths on Sunday

Mon, 24 Jan 2022 - 11:49 GMT

In a statement, Spokesman for the Health Ministry Hossam Abdel Ghaffar said 38 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 22,368.

Egypt reports its lowest coronavirus deaths in over 3 months

Fri, 24 Dec 2021 - 09:23 GMT

Egypt reported 10 coronavirus-related deaths on Thursday, said the Health Ministry, the lowest count in the country since 15 September.

Egypt reports 919 new coronavirus cases, 57 deaths on Thursday

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 - 07:45 GMT

Egypt's Health Ministry said 919 new coronavirus cases were detected on Thursday, upping the total number of infections since the outbreak of COVID-19 in the country to 360,435.

Egypt allocated $450 M to provide all types of COVID-19 vaccines: Presidential Adviser

Mon, 22 Nov 2021 - 09:03 GMT

Last week, he said Egypt currently has a large number of COVID-19 vaccines, noting that the Egyptian government has allocated all the necessary funds to obtain these vaccines.

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).

Egypt negotiates to manufacture Moderna vaccine locally at VACSERA: Minister

Mon, 04 Oct 2021 - 10:11 GMT

Egyptian Minister Hala Zayed stated Monday that Egypt is negotiating to domestically manufacture anti-COVID vaccine “Modern” at its factories at VACSERA.

No COVID mutations have been detected in Egypt so far: President's health advisor

Mon, 16 Aug 2021 - 11:12 GMT

The President advisor for health and prevention affairs Mohamed Awad Taj El-Din said Monday that no mutations for coronavirus have been detected in Egypt so far.

Egypt to obtain 20 M doses of Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine

Thu, 03 Jun 2021 - 03:34 GMT

President Sisi has recommended the necessity of providing the citizens with the vaccine.

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.

Customs authority ensures immediate release of shipments of vaccines, medicines: minister

Fri, 14 May 2021 - 11:36 GMT

Minister of Finance Mohamed Maait has issued directives to head of the Egyptian Customs Authority Shahat Ghatori on speeding up customs clearance procedures for vaccines and medications immediately, even during times of weekends, vacations and days off.

Egypt to receive new batches of anti-coronavirus vaccines

Sat, 01 May 2021 - 02:23 GMT

1.7 million doses of the AstraZenka vaccine will be received on May 9 from International Federation of Pharmaceutical Wholesalers (Gavi).

Egypt’s health minister: 3rd coronavirus wave sees 10% surge in cases worldwide

Sat, 24 Apr 2021 - 12:36 GMT

She affirming that the surge in cases this month was expected as it coincides with religious occasions, including Ramadan, and related social activities that help the virus to spread.

Egypt to receive 8 M doses of anti-coronavirus vaccines within few weeks

Sun, 07 Mar 2021 - 10:44 GMT

Egypt has already received nearly 400,000 doses of anti-Coronavirus vaccines including Chinese Sinopharm and British AstraZeneca vaccines.

Medical crews at 15 Egyptian isolation hospitals received Sinopharma COVID-19 vaccine: Health Ministry

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 - 01:53 GMT

Minister of Health Hala Zayed stated that COVID-19 vaccines will be available for booking by the public through electronic registration systems to ensure good governance of the process.

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