Egypt’s Vacsera works on localizing vaccine industry: Minister

Sun, 24 Dec 2023 - 07:12 GMT

The Minister’s comments were stated during a meeting with the Egyptian holding company for biological products and vaccines (Vacsera).

Syncytial virus infections 'not significant,' all cases recover by medication: Egyptian Health Ministry

Thu, 15 Dec 2022 - 12:34 GMT

Dr. Mostafa Mohammadi, Director of the National Vaccination Center in Vaxera, confirmed in statements that the syncytial virus is rapidly spreading among children, adding, "It will never reach the level of a pandemic and it has existed for many years."

Egypt opens automated vaccine storage complex with capacity of up to 150 million doses annually

Sat, 24 Sep 2022 - 03:26 GMT

According to a statement by the Ministry of Health, the complex, which belongs to Egypt’s Holding Company for Biological Products and Vaccines (VACSERA), was constructed in cooperation with the Chinese biopharmaceutical company Sinovac over 3,180 square meters.

China gifts Egypt 60 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine: Health minister

Sat, 24 Sep 2022 - 11:32 GMT

Abdel Ghaffar’s remarks were made during the opening of a vaccine cooling and storage complex of the country’s Holding Company for Biological Products and Vaccines (VACSERA) in the Sixth of October city in Giza.

Seasonal flu vaccine available for LE 200 a dose: Egypt’s Health Ministry

Sat, 20 Aug 2022 - 10:22 GMT

Influenza vaccine is effective in preventing infection with the disease from 50 to 60%, he continued.

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.

Egyptian Embassy in Beijing hosts signing of cooperation deal to establish vaccine complex in Egypt

Wed, 19 Jan 2022 - 01:20 GMT

Under the deal, the two countries would cooperate to establish a fully-automatic vaccine-storing complex at VACSERA factories in Giza's 6th of October City.

Egypt’s government says no shortage in COVID-19 treatment protocols, oxygen

Mon, 11 Oct 2021 - 03:07 GMT

Egypt’s government denied, Monday the rumors that there was a shortage of drugs in the treatment protocols for the Coronavirus and oxygen stocks in the isolation hospitals, coinciding with the fourth wave of the virus.

Egypt to receive 2 million Sinovac doses from China within days, ministry spox tells ET

Thu, 07 Oct 2021 - 10:28 GMT

Egypt will receive two million Sinovac doses from China within days, Health Ministry Spokesman Khaled Megahed told Egypt Today.

Egypt seeks to allocate production line in VACSERA for Moderna’s vaccine production: minister

Fri, 10 Sep 2021 - 02:53 GMT

Health Minister Hala Zayed said Egypt seeks to allocate a production line in its Egyptian Holding Company for Biological Products and Vaccines (VACSERA) for the manufacturing of the vaccine of the American pharmaceutical company Moderna.

Abandoning COVID-19 precautionary measures caused an increase in infections: PM

Mon, 30 Aug 2021 - 11:10 GMT

Egypt’s Prime minster Mostafa Madbouli said, Monday that the government noticed that Egyptians started to abandon COVID-19 precautionary measures.

Egypt's Largest vaccine factory to be inaugurated by end of 2021: VACSERA head

Wed, 25 Aug 2021 - 09:21 GMT

President of the Holding Company for Biological Products and Vaccines "Vacsera" Dr. Heba Wali, revealed the details of the Egyptian Medicines Authority's approval of the Vacsera-Sinovac vaccine, adding that by the end of this year, the largest vaccine factory will be inaugurated.

Photos: Egypt sends 1st million Sinovac/VACSERA doses to vaccination centers

Wed, 25 Aug 2021 - 05:20 GMT

Egypt’s Health Minister Hala Zayed announced on Wednesday the reception of the first million doses of the Sinovac vaccine manufactured locally after finishing evaluation tests.

Egypt’s Drug Authority grants VACSERA-Sinovac vaccine the emergency use license

Mon, 23 Aug 2021 - 02:33 GMT

The Egyptian Drug Authority (EDA) has permitted VACSERA -Sinovac vaccine the emergency use license as the first locally-manufactured vaccine against Coronavirus.

Egypt ready to manufacture, distribute Covid vaccines in Africa, health minister tells African Vaccine Acquisition Trust

Tue, 10 Aug 2021 - 12:06 GMT

Egypt will receive 700,000 doses of Johnson and Johnson vaccine in a second batch and will support the African Vaccine Acquisition Trust (AVAT) to receive the Covid-19 vaccines.

Egypt aims at vaccinating 40 % of citizens by the end of 2021: Cabinet spokesperson

Mon, 05 Jul 2021 - 01:49 GMT

Egypt aims at vaccinating 40 percent of the Egyptian citizens by the end of 2021, Ambassador Nader Saad, Cabinet spokesman said Sunday.

Egypt produces one million doses of “Vacsera -Sinovac” vaccine against COVID-19

Mon, 05 Jul 2021 - 01:29 GMT

Egypt’s Prime Minster Mostafa Madbouly said, Monday that Egypt has produced one million dose of Coronavirus vaccine manufactured by the Egyptian Holding Company for Biological Products and Vaccines (VACSERA).

Anti-COVID-19 vaccination will be annually: Vacsera official

Wed, 30 Jun 2021 - 03:09 GMT

Head of the Department of Allergy and Immunology at Vacsera Amjad Al-Haddad said that there will be an annual vaccination against Coronavirus.

Egypt’s FM Shoukry, Chinese counterpart discuss boosting bilateral relations between Cairo, Beijing

Fri, 25 Jun 2021 - 06:48 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry discussed, Friday a phone call with his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi means of boosting bilateral ties in different fields.

Egypt to produce 1st batch of China’s Sinovac vaccine by June 15

Mon, 07 Jun 2021 - 10:44 GMT

Egypt expected to produce the first batch of China’s Sinovac vaccine by June 15 according to Health Minister Hala Zayed.