Khaled Abdel Ghaffar

No monkeypox cases reported in Egypt: Health Ministry

Mon, 30 May 2022 - 07:47 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Higher Education and Acting Health Minister Khaled Abdel Ghaffar said that no cases of monkeypox virus have been reported in Egypt so far.

Egypt says cooperation with India's Serum Institute important

Sun, 15 May 2022 - 03:49 GMT

Abdel Ghaffar gave the remarks during a meeting with the executive director of the international marketing department at the Indian institute and the institute's regional director.

Egypt vaccinates over 16M children against polio

Thu, 31 Mar 2022 - 09:01 GMT

Up to 16,223,513 children were vaccinated against polio in Egypt since March 27 and until Wednesday March 20 according to Acting Health and Population Minister Khaled Abdel Ghaffar, Thursday.

Egypt’s health minister urges unified Arab efforts to achieve coronavirus vaccine self-sufficiency

Thu, 24 Mar 2022 - 02:58 GMT

Egypt’s Acting Minister of Health Khaled Abdel Ghaffar highlighted on Thursday the importance of unifying Arab efforts to achieve self-sufficiency of coronavirus vaccine in Arab countries through supporting localizing its manufacturing.

Egypt to send 500K coronavirus vaccine doses to Palestinian Authority on Sunday

Fri, 18 Feb 2022 - 02:42 GMT

So far, the State of Palestine has reported 565,656 coronavirus infections and over 5,000 related deaths.

Egypt obtained 132 million coronavirus vaccine doses, set 1,393 centres for vaccination

Mon, 17 Jan 2022 - 10:20 GMT

In a Cabinet meeting, Abdel Ghaffar noted that 500,000 booster vaccine shots have been administered in Egypt to priority groups.

Golden Jubilee celebration of Theater Atelier Troupe to be held in Cairo’s Opera on Dec. 7

Tue, 07 Dec 2021 - 01:24 GMT

During the ceremony, the troupe’s symbols throughout 50 years will be honored.

Remarkable progress in Egypt-US scientific cooperation over past 25 years: Higher education min.

Thu, 02 Sep 2021 - 12:32 GMT

The past quarter-century has seen remarkable progress in scientific and research cooperation between Egypt and the United States, Higher Education and Scientific Research Minister Khaled Abdel Ghaffar said Wednesday.

Egypt to host 14th General Conference of the Islamic World Educational, Scientific & Cultural Organization in December 2021

Mon, 21 Jun 2021 - 10:56 GMT

Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research and Chairman of the Egyptian National Committee for Education, Science and Culture Khaled Abdel Ghaffar chaired the first meeting of the Higher Committee for Egypt's hosting of the 14th General Conference of the Islamic World Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ISESCO).

Egypt plans 2nd unique parade to transfer king Tutankhamun to Grand Egyptian Museum

Wed, 07 Apr 2021 - 01:52 GMT

Enany stated that this procession will be as unique as the Golden Pharaohs’ Parade held on April 3, where 22 royal ancient Egyptian mummies were transferred from the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir to the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization in Fustat

Egyptian university students failing exams to pay extra tuition: new bill

Thu, 27 Aug 2020 - 11:48 GMT

The Egyptian government on Wednesday has approved a bill compelling university students who failed their exams and had to retake the course of a certain year to pay part of the cost the state bears to provide free education.

Egypt’s Higher Education Min, Culture Min. to launch translation contest

Thu, 16 Jul 2020 - 12:15 GMT

The contest will be held under the slogan “Translate, Be Creative” on the website

Egypt, Belarus discuss cooperation in higher education

Wed, 17 Jun 2020 - 09:48 GMT

Abdel Ghaffar pointed out to the importance of benefiting from the Belarus experience in the field of information technology.

Sisi: Egypt’s coronavirus crisis managed professionally

Thu, 21 May 2020 - 11:48 GMT

This comes while Egypt has seen a striking surge in coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, as it has recorded 745 cases on Wednesday — 219 cases more than Monday. This brought the total number of cases in the northeastern African country to 14,229. Also, 21 people

Egypt may start to record no new coronavirus cases in July: Min.

Thu, 21 May 2020 - 10:06 GMT

Egypt’s coronavirus cases is expected to reach around 20,000 by May 28th and to start recording lower number of cases starting June 7th, Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research Khaled Abdel Ghaffar said on Thursday.

Egypt carries out highest number of COVID-19 clinical trials in ME to find cure for coronavirus

Tue, 05 May 2020 - 02:22 GMT

According to the clinical trials website, the minister announced that Egypt ranks first among Middle Eastern and African countries carrying out experiments to find a cure for the emerging coronavirus "Covid-19".

Sisi orders expansion of technological universities in Egypt

Tue, 10 Mar 2020 - 10:58 GMT

Sisi ordered on Monday the expansion of technological universities across the nation, which he said provide the labor market with highly-skilled graduates.

Egypt establishes new universities worth LE 48.5B

Sun, 18 Aug 2019 - 12:42 GMT

The universities include King Salman University , the Higher Academy of Sciences, the International University of El Alamein and the new Mansoura University for New Sciences.

Abdel Ghaffar stresses offering needed facilities for Nepalese students in Egypt

Tue, 07 May 2019 - 12:30 GMT

Higher Education Minister Khaled Abdel Ghaffar underlined offering all needed facilities for Nepalese students in Egypt.

Sisi to open Global Forum for Higher Education on Thursday

Thu, 04 Apr 2019 - 08:51 GMT

The forum will take place over three days, during which a large number of scientists, experts, and higher education specialists from Egypt and other countries will exist.