Coronavirus

Egypt detects 794 new coronavirus cases, 39 fatalities Friday

Sat, 10 Apr 2021 - 02:19 GMT

39 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 12,362.

Egypt detects 789 coronavirus cases, 33 deaths on Thursday

Fri, 09 Apr 2021 - 07:56 GMT

In a statement, Spokesman for the Health Ministry Khaled Megahed said 33 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 12,323.

Egypt’s health minister urges citizens to adhere to preventive measures against coronavirus during Ramadan

Thu, 08 Apr 2021 - 07:26 GMT

At a press conference she held Thursday to review the developments of the epidemiological situation of the coronavirus in Egypt, Zayed urged citizens to drink more water during Ramadan.

COVID Stigma: Anger after dead body of Egyptian employee exhumed, burnt in grave

Thu, 08 Apr 2021 - 06:45 GMT

A police report was filed by the employee’s family who found her body charred outside the grave.

Egypt is 1st country preserves women’s rights amid pandemic: NCW President

Thu, 08 Apr 2021 - 03:59 GMT

“7 percent of Egyptian wives revealed that they exposed to husband violence physically and verbally during the pandemic," she said.

Egyptian banks face continued pressure during 2021: Fitch

Thu, 08 Apr 2021 - 02:21 GMT

Fitch expected continued pressure on operating profitability due to lower interest rates and higher loan impairment charges as borrower support measures end.

‘100 Million Seha’ initiative saved lives of 2.2. M Egyptians during COVID-19 pandemic: Health Minister

Thu, 08 Apr 2021 - 01:38 GMT

Egypt was keen on curing all hepatitis C patients without discrimination between Egyptians and non-Egyptians, she said.

Coronavirus helped in emerging "economic diplomacy" term: Al-Mashat

Thu, 08 Apr 2021 - 01:31 GMT

This came during Human Rights Conference… "Building a Post-Pandemic World" organized by the Egyptian Center for Strategic Studies (ECSS).

Egypt holds conference on COVID’s impact on human rights, building post-pandemic world

Tue, 06 Apr 2021 - 01:06 GMT

With the participation of five ministers and high-profile international and development organizations, the Egyptian Center for Strategic Studies is organizing a conference on “Human Rights: Building the Post-Pandemic World” on Thursday

Umrah pilgrims must be vaccinated against COVID-19: Saudi Arabia

Mon, 05 Apr 2021 - 09:16 GMT

The pilgrims must be completed the doses of Covid-19 vaccine, or spending 14 days after taking the first dose of the vaccine, or recovered from the covid-19.

Egypt reports 709 new coronavirus cases, 40 fatalities

Mon, 05 Apr 2021 - 01:26 GMT

40 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 12,163.

Egypt detects 710 new coronavirus cases, 39 fatalities

Sun, 04 Apr 2021 - 11:14 GMT

39 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 12,123.

25K Egyptian citizens receive coronavirus vaccine on Thursday

Fri, 02 Apr 2021 - 07:19 GMT

Megahed said Thursday had the largest turnout in terms of vaccination, adding that the ministry seeks to increase the vaccination centers due to the large turnout by citizens and health workers.

Arab countries lose $140B during 2020 due to coronavirus: Egypt's Planning Ministry

Thu, 01 Apr 2021 - 01:17 GMT

​The Ministry stated in a recent report that the whole world is in an unprecedented state of challenges in light of the outbreak of the Corona pandemic, whose severity and economic, social and environmental repercussions have exceeded all previous crises.

In pictures: Egypt receives 845K AstraZeneca vaccine doses through COVAX

Thu, 01 Apr 2021 - 08:52 GMT

This comes as part of 40 million doses set to reach Egypt in succession through COVAX

Egypt reports 693 new coronavirus cases, 42 fatalities

Wed, 31 Mar 2021 - 03:11 GMT

42 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 11,956.

In pictures: Bt100 hands awards to ministers, leading businesses in Egypt during pandemic year

Tue, 30 Mar 2021 - 09:38 GMT

The event came with the participation of many ministers and more than 450 businessmen and heads of economic institutions.

Egyptian economy showed better-than-expected performance during pandemic

Tue, 30 Mar 2021 - 08:33 GMT

Delivering a speech at Bt100 Awards ceremony, Maait said the economic reform program contributed to enabling the state to adopt a flexible policy in facing the severe economic implications of the pandemic, supporting the most harmed classes and advancing national economy.

Egypt records 686 new COVID-19 cases, 37 deaths

Mon, 29 Mar 2021 - 11:19 GMT

Egypt’s Health Ministry announced Sunday that 686 new coronavirus cases were detected, upping the total number of confirmed cases to 200,050.

Egypt participates in United Nations declaration on fair use of Corona vaccines

Sun, 28 Mar 2021 - 02:03 GMT

Egypt's mission to the United Nations in New York, within a group of countries from different regions, promoted an initiative in the United Nations General Assembly

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