Vaccine

Egypt reports average of daily coronavirus cases at 5

Sat, 14 May 2022 - 04:11 GMT

the Spokesman for the Health Ministry Hossam Abdel Ghaffar said the daily average of recoveries recorded 21, bringing the total number of recoveries to 445,430.

Coronavirus vaccinations rates in Egypt reached 79.53 doses per 100 people: Health min.

Fri, 29 Apr 2022 - 04:23 GMT

The rate of vaccination against coronavirus in Egypt has reached 79.53 doses per 100 people, Khaled Abdel Ghaffar, the Minister of Higher Education and Acting Minister of Health said.

2.8 million people received coronavirus vaccine booster shots in Egypt: Ministry

Fri, 29 Apr 2022 - 04:06 GMT

Khaled Abdel Ghaffar, the Minister of Higher Education and Acting Minister of Health, said more than 81.3 million coronavirus vaccine shots have been so far administered to Egyptian citizens and people residing in Egypt.

Egypt aims for cooperation with Cuba on vaccine production

Mon, 18 Apr 2022 - 10:43 GMT

The minister and the ambassador also discussed areas of possible cooperation in the sectors of healthcare and scientific research.

Health Ministry calls on Egyptians to take booster shot even as infection rates drop

Tue, 12 Apr 2022 - 10:50 GMT

The Ministry of Health calls on the Egyptian people to receive the booster shot of the Covid-19 vaccine once they receive an SMS invitation six to eight months after their last dose.

Egypt reports average of daily coronavirus cases at 400

Sat, 09 Apr 2022 - 02:36 GMT

Meanwhile, the total number of vaccinated people hit 32,997,251

Egypt's acting health minister: COVID-19 deaths down 44% last week

Tue, 29 Mar 2022 - 12:09 GMT

He said the number of isolation hospitals admissions declined by 50 percent last week a matter that refers to the decrease in the number of patients.

Egypt to start nationwide polio vaccination campaign Sunday for locals, expats

Sat, 26 Mar 2022 - 09:23 GMT

The campaign, which target children from one day to five years old, will extend until Wednesday, 30 March and aims to vaccinate 100 percent of the target groups, the ministry said in a statement.

Egypt to receive 3 million Pfizer vaccine doses on Friday

Thu, 24 Mar 2022 - 10:19 GMT

Hossam Abdel Ghaffar, the ministry’s official spokesman, confirmed that this vaccine shipment will be examined in the laboratories of the Egyptian Drug Authority before being distributed to vaccination centers in all governorates.

Egypt is essential strategic partner to Europe: European Union Council president

Tue, 15 Mar 2022 - 03:34 GMT

President Michel added that such deep relations are manifested in the recent momentum in joint cooperation.

Higher education min. announces clinical trials for 2nd Egyptian COVID-19 vaccine 'EgyVax' begin Tuesday

Tue, 01 Mar 2022 - 10:28 GMT

Higher Education Minister Khaled Abdel Ghaffar will hold a press conference on Tuesday to announce the start of clinical trials for "EgyVax", the second homemade COVID-19 vaccine.

Egypt reports 1,523 new coronavirus cases, 34 fatalities on Monday

Tue, 01 Mar 2022 - 10:22 GMT

Spokesman for the Health Ministry Hossam Abdel Ghaffar said 34 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 24,074.

After selection to obtain mRNA technology: Egypt seeks to produce AstraZeneca vaccine

Thu, 24 Feb 2022 - 09:41 GMT

If approved, the production will be carried out by VACSERA.

Egypt produces over 30M doses of Sinovac/VACSERA COVID-19 vaccine

Mon, 21 Feb 2022 - 11:02 GMT

On his part, Chinese Ambassador in Cairo Liao Liqiang said the shipment delivered to Palestine is an important step toward helping countries fight coronavirus.

Egypt reports 2,009 new coronavirus cases, 58 fatalities

Mon, 21 Feb 2022 - 10:53 GMT

Spokesman for the Health Ministry Hossam Abdel Ghaffar said 58 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 23,752.

China to supply Egypt with 60M doses of Sinopharm vaccine

Sun, 20 Feb 2022 - 12:57 GMT

Spokesperson of the Ministry of Health and Population Hossam Abdel Ghaffar made the statement Sunday.

Egypt, China gift Gaza Strip with 500K doses of Sinovac vaccine

Sun, 20 Feb 2022 - 12:14 GMT

Gaza Strip received Sunday 500,000 doses of Sinovac vaccine produced by VACSERA as a gift from Egypt and China.

Over 800K citizens received coronavirus vaccine booster shots in Egypt: Health Ministry

Thu, 17 Feb 2022 - 09:34 GMT

As many as 29,305,504 people were fully vaccinated so far, the ministry said, adding that 38,839,210 people received their first coronavirus vaccine shot.

Egypt reports 2,129 new coronavirus cases, 60 fatalities

Tue, 15 Feb 2022 - 02:46 GMT

Spokesman for the Health Ministry Hossam Abdel Ghaffar said 60 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 23,409.

Egypt reports 2,223 new coronavirus cases, 31 deaths on Monday

Tue, 01 Feb 2022 - 09:27 GMT

Spokesman for the Health Ministry Hossam Abdel Ghaffar said 31 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 22,635.

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