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Egypt receives 2 mobile medical clinics from U.S. to combat spread of COVID-19

Tue, 07 Dec 2021 - 01:43 GMT

Egypt received two mobile medical clinics from the United States of America, in order to strengthen measures to combat the spread of the Coronavirus.

Egypt to receive 3.9 M doses of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine by end of December

Sun, 05 Dec 2021 - 09:37 GMT

The Health Ministry said on Saturday night that 829 new coronavirus cases were detected in Egypt over the past 24 hours, upping the total number of infections to 362,260.

Egypt targets vaccinating about 7M students with Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine

Sat, 04 Dec 2021 - 10:19 GMT

Egypt has opened the registration window to the children on Tuesday, November 30, provided that parents of those who are aged 12-15 shall provide approvals of vaccinating his children.

Egypt’s Ministers of Health, Environment discuss preparation for COP 27 conference

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 - 12:34 GMT

A session on climate change impacts on people’s health would be held during the conference, besides another session about the integration of climate change in academic curricula.

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.

1.5M women screened within maternal, fetal health initiative in less than 2 years

Wed, 24 Nov 2021 - 04:53 GMT

The presidential initiative aims to monitor the health of the mother and newborn until 42 days after birth.

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.

Egyptian president, Prince Charles discuss combating terrorism, extremism

Thu, 18 Nov 2021 - 02:31 GMT

Prince Charles valued the efforts deployed by Egypt over the past years on the level of countering extremist ideas and combating terror.

Crime of forging COVID-19 vaccination certificate punishable up by 3-10 imprisonment

Thu, 18 Nov 2021 - 12:08 GMT

The use of the forged vaccination certificate is a mother crime that is punishable by imprisonment in accordance with the Penal Code.

41 M citizens vaccinated against COVID-19 so far: Health Ministry

Thu, 18 Nov 2021 - 11:39 GMT

This number stands for those who are fully vaccinated and those who administered one dose, he said, adding that this number is expected to increase before the end of the year.

3 Tips to Break the Snoozing Habit and Wake Up on Time

Mon, 15 Nov 2021 - 03:36 GMT

Here are some tips that will help you get out of the snooze habit.

In Pics: Egypt allocates 97 COVID-19 vaccination points at metro, subway stations

Sun, 14 Nov 2021 - 11:17 GMT

The points started operation on Sunday a day before banning all non-vaccinated people from entering public institutions or universities nationwide.

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 close to become hepatitis C free: sources to talk shows

Mon, 08 Nov 2021 - 01:33 GMT

The announcement would be officially made soon.

Egypt reports 902 new coronavirus cases, 62 deaths in 24 hours

Sun, 07 Nov 2021 - 08:59 GMT

In a statement, the Health Ministry said 62 patients died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 19,011.

Egypt to receive 27 M doses of COVID-19 vaccines in three weeks: Acting Health Minister

Fri, 05 Nov 2021 - 07:16 GMT

Egypt has so far received 72 million doses of the new Coronavirus vaccines, he said.

Egypt records 911 new coronavirus cases, 57 deaths Thursday

Fri, 05 Nov 2021 - 07:04 GMT

As many as 763 patients were discharged from hospitals after receiving medical care, taking the number of recoveries to 281,325, the spokesman added.

AstraZeneca Country President to ET: Egypt receives 12.5M doses denying doubts of vaccine’s efficacy

Thu, 04 Nov 2021 - 12:01 GMT

Manufacturing in Egypt is part of AstraZeneca's commitment to support the local healthcare system and representative of its investment in the region, he stated.

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 denies decline in spending on health, education sectors

Tue, 02 Nov 2021 - 11:26 GMT

The Media Center of the cabinet contacted the Ministry of Finance, which denied the news, stressing that it’s not true that the government declined it’s pending on the health and education sectors.

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