Hala Zayed

Presidential initiative on self-isolation cases to kick off Wednesday: Egypt's Health Min.

Tue, 05 Jan 2021 - 10:55 GMT

She detailed that the initiative is part of the ministry’s keenness to save the lives of all Covid-19 cases.

Health Min.: Egypt obtains license for Chinese Sinopharm vaccine to treat Coronavirus

Sun, 03 Jan 2021 - 12:27 GMT

She added, during a Skype intervention to the "Al-Hekaya" program, that work was done with Sinopharm from the beginning of electronic research.

El-Sisi assigns national Tahya Misr fund to help provide coronavirus vaccines to priority groups

Sat, 02 Jan 2021 - 07:17 GMT

Sisi urged officials to look for the best offers of the most effective vaccines developed by the international companies.

Egypt’s Health Ministry, Chinese amb. sign MoU to enhance vaccine cooperation

Thu, 31 Dec 2020 - 08:39 GMT

The MoU aims to continue coordination and communication between the two sides in various health fields.

Egypt sends medical aid, food supplies to Mali amid pandemic

Thu, 24 Dec 2020 - 08:30 GMT

The aid comes while Egypt is officially facing a second wave of coronavirus.

Health min., UAE’s G42 chairman discuss supplying Cairo with batches of COVID-19 vaccine

Thu, 17 Dec 2020 - 10:34 GMT

Minister of Health and Population Dr Hala Zayed met on Thursday with the UAE’s G42 healthcare company CEO Peng Xiao and Chief Operating Officer Mansoor Al Mansoori to discuss supplying Cairo with other batches of the Covid-19 vaccine, Health Ministry spokesman Dr Khaled Megahed said.

Health Min: a new production line to produce Sinopharm's Chinese vaccine in Egypt and will be exported to African countries

Sat, 12 Dec 2020 - 01:46 GMT

The Egyptian Health Ministry on Thursday night said the first batch of the Chinese vaccine arrived at the Cairo International Airport, coming from the UAE.

Egypt’s health minister says Sinopharm vaccine will be distributed free of charge

Fri, 11 Dec 2020 - 09:33 GMT

The priority in distributing the vaccine will be given to the medical staff in isolation hospitals, as well as chest and fevers hospitals, she said.

Egypt reports 128 new coronavirus cases, 6 fatalities

Wed, 14 Oct 2020 - 11:06 GMT

In a statement, Spokesman for the Health Ministry Khaled Megahed said six patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 6,077.

10 million Egyptians examined under initiative to detect chronic diseases: Health min.

Wed, 14 Oct 2020 - 06:57 GMT

The ministry said it has provided treatment to 1,385,199 citizens free of charge, including 388,170 cases suffering from hypertension and 419,000 cases suffering from diabetes.

Egypt’s health minister takes part in clinical trial of Chinese coronavirus vaccine candidate

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 - 08:26 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Health Hala Zayed on Monday participated in the clinical trial of a Chinese coronavirus vaccine, which Egypt is carrying out, along with many countries including the United Arab Emirates.

Egypt’s Hepatitis C initiative examines over 1.5 million citizens in 6 days

Thu, 24 Sep 2020 - 10:47 GMT

This is the highest number of patients to be examined under the “100 Million Lives” initiative in few days, said spokesman for the ministry Khaled Megahed.

Up to 15K Chadian were examined for Hepatitis C since last October: Health Min.

Sun, 20 Sep 2020 - 02:27 GMT

Up to 15.000 Chadian people were checked as part of the Egyptian Initiative to cure one million African from Hepatitis C since the implementation of the nitiative last October according to Egypt’s minster of Health Hala Zayed.

Egypt sends more relief planes to Sudan, South Sudan over deadly floods

Wed, 09 Sep 2020 - 09:40 GMT

Egypt has continued to intensify the airlift scheduled to transport urgent humanitarian aid to Sudan and South Sudan, the military spokesman said, amid deadly floods that hit the country leaving dozens of people dead and tens of thousands of houses damaged.

Egypt’s Health Minister Hala Zayed visits Wad Ramli refugee camp northern Khartoum

Wed, 09 Sep 2020 - 04:17 GMT

Egypt’s Health Minister Hala Zayed visited, Wednesday a refugee camp housing Sudanese’ families badly affected by the floods in Wad Ramli area, northern Khartoum.

Egypt sends 3 military relief aircrafts to Sudan, South Sudan over deadly floods

Tue, 08 Sep 2020 - 06:23 GMT

Three Egyptian military aircraft loaded with foodstuffs and medical supplies arrived in Khartoum and Juba in order to help alleviate the burden facing people in the flood-hit Sudan and South Sudan

Health Minister Hala Zayed arrives in Sudan to offer medical assistance

Tue, 08 Sep 2020 - 05:52 GMT

Egypt’s Minster of Health Hala Zayed arrived in Sudan, Tuesday to Sudan upon directives from President Abdel Fattah El Sisi leading a high-profile medical delegation to offer medical assistance and help Sudanese to combat the torrential floods which hit the country recently.

Egypt’s Minister of Health to arrive in Sudan, Tuesday heading 20-doctors delegation

Mon, 07 Sep 2020 - 01:33 GMT

Egypt’s Minster of Health Hala Zayed to arrive in Sudan, Tuesday, heading a delegation of 20 doctors in various specialties, nurses and specialists in epidemic control, accompanied by medical supplies and medicines.

Egyptian health min. inspects quarantine departments in Luxor airport, says visitors must take PCR test

Sun, 30 Aug 2020 - 02:39 GMT

Egypt’s Health Minister Hala Zayed on Sunday affirmed that people willing to visit Egypt from abroad must show negative PCR results before they can enter the country, as Egypt has seen a low number of coronavirus cases compared to June.

Daily coronavirus cases in Egypt rise to 237 amid warnings of possible 2nd wave

Fri, 28 Aug 2020 - 11:46 GMT

Egypt has reported 237 new coronavirus (COVID-19) cases on Thursday, up from 89 cases on Saturday, the lowest since April 11, according to Egyptian Health Ministry’s figures, amid the ministry’s warnings of a possible second wave.