Vaccine

Egypt reports 909 coronavirus cases, 56 deaths on Wednesday

Thu, 09 Dec 2021 - 07:28 GMT

Health Ministry spokesman Hossam Abdel Ghaffar said 56 patients died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 20,877.

Egypt reports 889 new coronavirus cases, 51 deaths

Wed, 08 Dec 2021 - 11:43 GMT

Health Ministry spokesman Hossam Abdel Ghaffar said 51 patients died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 20,821.

Egypt's Health Ministry: 47M people receive Covid-19 vaccine

Tue, 07 Dec 2021 - 10:40 GMT

He further noted that more than 250,000 children have been vaccinated with coronavirus vaccines so far.

'Covid-19 vaccines remain effective even against Omicron': Egypt's presidential health advisor

Tue, 07 Dec 2021 - 10:31 GMT

Tageddin made it clear that most of the vaccines prevent severe complications from the disease.

Precautionary measures, vaccination mechanisms to face Omicron, says Egypt's presidential adviser

Sat, 04 Dec 2021 - 01:52 GMT

“The variants of the Covid-19 will be a lot in the coming period,” presidential adviser for health affairs Awad Tag Eddin told Sada El Balad TV.

Egypt reports 938 new coronavirus cases, 63 deaths on Wednesday

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 - 09:21 GMT

Egypt's Health Ministry said 938 new coronavirus cases were detected on Wednesday, upping the total number of infections since the outbreak of COVID-19 in the country to 359,516.

Egypt's gov't dismisses reports on school, universities suspension over Covid-19 variant concerns

Wed, 01 Dec 2021 - 07:16 GMT

The Cabinet Media Center denied reports on closure of schools and universities nationwide for fear of spread of Covid-19 variant Omicron.

Egypt receives around 4M doses of Pfizer anti-COVID-19 vaccine

Sun, 28 Nov 2021 - 10:16 GMT

The consignment arrived at Cairo International Airport on Saturday evening being the second of its kind in less than a week.

99% of Egyptian children get all vaccines they need: UNICEF

Sun, 21 Nov 2021 - 10:38 GMT

The UN official also lauded the eagerness of parents to vaccinate their children.

Clinical trials of Egypt-developed anti-COVID-19 vaccine dubbed 'Covivax' to begin Nov. 14

Sat, 13 Nov 2021 - 11:33 GMT

Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research is holding Sunday a press conference to mark the launch of those clinical trials.

Egypt seeks to vaccinate children with Pfizer

Mon, 08 Nov 2021 - 10:36 GMT

Egypt is studying this file and when it is done a date will be set for vaccinating the children.

Egypt reports 951 new coronavirus cases, 63 deaths on Wednesday

Thu, 04 Nov 2021 - 08:06 GMT

Egypt's Health Ministry said 951 new coronavirus cases were detected on Wednesday, upping the total number of infections since the outbreak of COVID-19 in the country to 333,840.

COVID infection peak to decline by mid-November: Egypt’s Health Ministry

Wed, 03 Nov 2021 - 02:25 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Health and Population revealed a relative increase in the number of daily infections with Corona, stressing that the whole world is witnessing the same increase.

Egypt to vaccinate children aged between 15, 18 against COVID-19

Tue, 02 Nov 2021 - 11:56 GMT

They will be vaccinated with Pfizer doses.

PM: President Sisi supports efforts to localize vaccine industry in Egypt

Mon, 01 Nov 2021 - 12:27 GMT

About 72 million doses of the vaccine had been received, 38 million of which had been administered, the minister said, noting about 34 million doses are available.

Egypt spends $400M on anti-COVID-19 vaccines

Sun, 31 Oct 2021 - 09:07 GMT

Tag el-Din added that those included Chinese vaccines, AstraZeneca, and Johnson & Johnson.

Hungary ships 250K doses of AstraZeneca vaccine to Egypt

Tue, 26 Oct 2021 - 02:20 GMT

Egyptian Ambassador to Budapest Mohamed al-Shenawy attended the shipping process of the doses Tuesday.

Egypt receives 3rd Pfizer coronavirus vaccine shipment

Sat, 23 Oct 2021 - 11:21 GMT

Egypt's first Pfizer vaccines shipment arrived from the US in late September.

Egypt's government denies fining unvaccinated university students

Fri, 22 Oct 2021 - 12:00 GMT

It called on the students who have not been vaccinated yet to swiftly get the vaccine at the vaccination points set up inside the universities.

21M Egyptian citizens receive 32M doses of anti-Covid-19 vaccine

Thu, 21 Oct 2021 - 12:12 GMT

Tag el-Din added that the fourth wave in Egypt has not ended yet, noting it is still not so bad, which has allowed schools to operate normally.

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