In collaboration with the Presidential Initiative AstraZeneca Egypt and the Ministry of Health and Population Launch Early Detection and Treatment Campaign Against Liver Cancer

Sun, 28 Apr 2024 - 03:39 GMT

AstraZeneca Egypt has announced its collaboration with the Ministry of Health and Population to inaugurate a campaign focused on the early detection and treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), one of the most common types of primary liver cancer in Egypt.

Interview: Egypt 1st African country to receive Evusheld, drug reduces 83% of COVID-19 symptoms

Mon, 21 Feb 2022 - 03:10 GMT

Egypt is the first African country and the fourth country in the world to receive the drug "Evusheld ", and more doses are expected to arrive in the coming weeks within the framework of the supply agreement, which includes 50,000 doses in total in 2022.

Egypt reports 2,053 new coronavirus cases, 52 fatalities

Sat, 19 Feb 2022 - 03:28 GMT

Spokesman for the Health Ministry Hossam Abdel Ghaffar said 52 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 23,632.

Egypt, AstraZeneca discuss transfer of vaccine manufacturing technology

Thu, 17 Feb 2022 - 01:38 GMT

The meeting discussed opportunities to expand cooperation between “Vacsera” and “AstraZeneca” in the field of transferring technology for manufacturing various types of vaccines.

Egypt reports 2,272 new coronavirus cases, 57 fatalities

Tue, 08 Feb 2022 - 03:12 GMT

In a statement, Spokesman for the Health Ministry Hossam Abdel Ghaffar said 57 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 22,993.

37M Egyptian citizen got vaccinated against COVID-19: Health Ministry

Mon, 31 Jan 2022 - 03:24 GMT

Up to 37 million Egyptian citizen have received their first Covid-19 dose of the vaccine, while other 25 million have received the two doses all around the country according to spokesperson of the Health Ministry Hossam Abdel Ghaffar.

Egypt receives 3.M doses of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine

Sat, 29 Jan 2022 - 03:25 GMT

The shipment will be tested at the Egyptian Drug Authority laboratories before distribution to vaccination centres across the country, he further said.

Egypt receives 667K doses of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine from Belguim, Germany

Fri, 21 Jan 2022 - 11:46 GMT

The Health Ministry would examine the shipment at the laboratories.

Egypt receives 347,460 doses of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine

Thu, 30 Dec 2021 - 03:40 GMT

In comments to Youm7 newspaper, the Ministry’s Spokesperson Houssam Abdel-Ghaffar said that Egypt would receive 6 million doses of AstraZeneca vaccine on January 5.

Photos: Egypt receives over 2.3 million Pfizer, Moderna, AstraZeneca vaccine doses

Sun, 26 Dec 2021 - 07:30 GMT

The shipment, delivered at Cairo International Airport, included 1,501,110 Pfizer doses, 462,000 Moderna doses, and 352,800 AstraZeneca doses.

Egypt receives 3.7 million AstraZeneca, J&J COVID-19 doses

Wed, 24 Nov 2021 - 08:41 GMT

Cairo International Airport received on Wednesday 3,688,500 doses of the AstraZeneca and Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine, Acting Health Minister Khaled Abdel Ghaffar said.

Japan Provides Egypt with AstraZeneca vaccines via COVAX

Fri, 19 Nov 2021 - 09:46 GMT

The Japanese government announced, Friday that it will provide Egypt with AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccines via COVAX.

AstraZeneca Country President to ET: Egypt receives 12.5M doses denying doubts of vaccine’s efficacy

Thu, 04 Nov 2021 - 12:01 GMT

Manufacturing in Egypt is part of AstraZeneca's commitment to support the local healthcare system and representative of its investment in the region, he stated.

Egypt reports 933 new coronavirus infections, 59 deaths

Mon, 01 Nov 2021 - 09:01 GMT

Egypt’s Health Ministry said that 933 new coronavirus cases were detected, upping the total number of confirmed cases reported in the country since the beginning of the outbreak to 331,017.

Egypt reports 837 new infections, 37 deaths on Sunday

Mon, 11 Oct 2021 - 12:12 GMT

37 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 17,695.

Egypt receives over 100K doses of COVID-19 vaccine AstraZeneca from Poland

Thu, 30 Sep 2021 - 01:23 GMT

“The donation of vaccines to Egypt is an expression of solidarity with an important Polish partner in North Africa,” the statement said.

Egypt receives 250K doses of COVID-19 vaccine AstraZeneca

Fri, 24 Sep 2021 - 11:24 GMT

The Greek Ambassador expressed his country's readiness to continue supporting Egypt’s health sector.

Egypt receives 850,560 AstraZeneca vaccine doses from Germany

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 - 11:20 GMT

German Ambassador Frank Hartmann stressed that "no country can overcome this challenge alone."

Egypt receives more than 564K doses of COVID-19 vaccine AstraZeneca from France

Sun, 19 Sep 2021 - 12:34 GMT

The shipment was given to Egypt in two batches on Friday and Saturday, said the Egyptian Ministry of Health Spokesperson Khaled Megahed in the statement.

14.9M people registered for COVID-19 vaccines so far: Egypt’s Health Ministry

Sun, 19 Sep 2021 - 12:18 GMT

A total of 13.4 million doses were administered to citizens so far.