Egypt develops electronic program to monitor antibiotics consumption at hospitals

Sat, 07 May 2022 - 08:28 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Health and Population has confirmed training pharmacists on programs for the rational use of antibiotics.

Egyptian pharmaceutical companies not affected by Russia-Ukraine war

Mon, 28 Mar 2022 - 10:10 GMT

He noted that Egypt prevents exporting medicine if the country suffers a shortage in the local market.

Egypt launches 'Distinguished Pharmacology Practice' including 100 projects

Thu, 18 Mar 2021 - 01:16 GMT

The initiative includes 100 projects aimed at upgrading the skills of workers in the sector.

Egypt declares partial curfew for 15 days starting Wednesday

Tue, 24 Mar 2020 - 12:18 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly held a press conference on Tuesday to announce a bunch of strict protective measures taken in the face of the coronavirus pandemic.

Prices of some medicines soar despite currency stability against US dollar

Sat, 11 May 2019 - 12:52 GMT

Over the past three months, prices of dozens of medicines went up, as per a decision by the United Co. For Pharmacists (UCP); the increase of some prices hiked by 100 percent without declaring the reasons behind the increase.

S&P 500 breaks record run on jobs data, drug chain drop

Sat, 07 Oct 2017 - 11:10 GMT

The S&P 500 eased on Friday, ending a six-day run of record highs as the first monthly decline in U.S. nonfarm jobs in 7 years dampened sentiment.

A Twitter Pharmacy to tackle the medicine crisis in Egypt

Sun, 26 Feb 2017 - 12:30 GMT

An Egyptian accountant has launched the Twitter Pharmacy project, to help combat the drug shortage and the growing medicine black market in Egypt