Egypt launches 20 medical convoys for reproductive health in 17 governorates

Mon, 11 Oct 2021 - 01:11 GMT

The initiative falls within the Ministry of Health and Population’s plan to reduce population growth, improve public health, and achieve Egypt’s Vision 2023.

Sisi orders providing necessary financial resources for Egypt's pharmaceutical industry

Mon, 27 Sep 2021 - 12:17 GMT

Egyptian pharmaceutical factories meet about 80% of Egypt's basic needs, in addition to exporting abroad, the presidential spokesman said in a statement following the meeting.

Ain Shams hospitals to be the 1st to apply robotic surgery system in Egypt

Mon, 28 Jun 2021 - 01:05 GMT

Egypt’s Ain Shams University revealed that it is in process of implementing the robotic surgery system at the university’s hospitals.

Egypt, UAE discuss cooperation in digitizing medical institutions

Thu, 24 Jun 2021 - 02:12 GMT

Chairman of the Board of Directors of the General Authority for Healthcare (GAH) Ahmed El Sobky on Thursday discussed at a meeting with CEO of the Abu Dhabi Health Services Company (SEHA) Tarek Fathey means of fostering cooperation in digitizing medical institutions.

In Pics: Egypt sends medical, food aid to Lebanon

Thu, 25 Feb 2021 - 12:55 GMT

Egyptian ambassador to Lebanon Yasser Elwi said that this batch was specifically provided to the Lebanese army, adding that it includes ten tons of medical and medicine, in addition to about five tons of food.

President Sisi extends greetings to nurses on their international day

Tue, 12 May 2020 - 12:10 GMT

On International Nurses Day marking May 12, President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi extended his greetings to workers in the nursing field.

Cabinet approves draft law governing clinical trials in Egypt

Thu, 26 Dec 2019 - 03:24 GMT

According to the law, no one will forcibly be subjected to clinical trials, which are performed on a volunteer basis.

Asyut University announces successful hand transplant surgery

Thu, 21 Nov 2019 - 01:45 GMT

Asyut University announced a precision transplant surgery of theleft hand of a man was carried out successfully after he had his hand amputated in a car accident.

Egypt's Health Ministry provides medical services for 111 AFCON fans

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 - 10:11 GMT

The cases included 98 Egyptians and three African and Arab nationals as well as they received medical aid inside the stadiums.

Egypt, UAE discuss establishing factory to get rid of medical waste

Tue, 12 Feb 2019 - 09:43 GMT

Egypt and the UAE agreed on forming a joint technical committee to prepare a draft for a MOU to establish a factory to get rid of medical waste.

Ministers of military production, health confer on establishing factory for tumor medicines

Mon, 17 Sep 2018 - 11:33 GMT

Assar and Health Minister Hala Zayed conferred on a flurry of issues topped by establishing a factory for producing tumor medications.

Azhar medical convoy performs surgeries in Halayeb Triangle

Sat, 07 Apr 2018 - 10:41 GMT

An Azhar medical convoy examined 827 patients and performed 14 surgeries on Thursday in Halayeb and Shalateen.

Cabinet approves establishing medicine faculty in Luxor - min.

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 - 01:14 GMT

The cabinet approved establishing several new faculties, including a faculty of medicine in Luxor which will be affiliated to the South Valley University.

Egypt, UK invest $4M in medical supplies production

Thu, 26 Oct 2017 - 04:30 GMT

Egyptian and British companies will jointly invest $4 million to launch a state-of-the-art facility to produce catheters.

Emergency numbers allocated for pilgrims’ medical aid

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 - 04:32 GMT

The Chamber of Tourism companies announces the activation of medical aid centers and allocates emergency numbers for Egyptian pilgrims in KSA around the clock.