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Egypt records 1.1K COVID-19 cases, 64 deaths on May 5

Thu, 06 May 2021 - 09:21 GMT

There are also 876 recoveries.

900K vaccinated in Egypt, over 45% of hospitals' beds ready to receive COVID-19 patients

Sun, 02 May 2021 - 02:26 GMT

The official added that the COVID-19 variation that appeared in India has not yet been detected in Egypt.

Coronavirus vaccination centers in Egypt operate on holidays

Fri, 30 Apr 2021 - 12:29 GMT

Employees in the public and private sectors will take five days off, from 29 April to 3 May, to celebrate different paid national holidays, as per a Cabinet decision.

COVID-19 daily briefing: Egypt records 1,003 coronavirus cases, 59 deaths in 24 hours

Fri, 30 Apr 2021 - 11:28 GMT

The ministry stated that the total number of infections that was registered in Egypt thus far is 226,531cases, including 170,008 cases that have been cured, and 13,278 deaths

Egypt's PM receives anti-COVID-19 vaccine

Mon, 26 Apr 2021 - 10:33 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli received Monday the anti-COVID-19 vaccine one day after the president did within the national campaign targeting the vaccination of citizens.

‘100 Million Seha’ initiative saved lives of 2.2. M Egyptians during COVID-19 pandemic: Health Minister

Thu, 08 Apr 2021 - 01:38 GMT

Egypt was keen on curing all hepatitis C patients without discrimination between Egyptians and non-Egyptians, she said.

Egypt provides anti-coronavirus vaccines at 600 hospitals, 5K health units: Minister

Mon, 22 Mar 2021 - 09:14 GMT

The anti-coronavirus vaccines will be provided to citizens who will perform the Hajj this season.

12M Egyptian women screened for breast cancer over 18 months

Mon, 22 Mar 2021 - 10:16 GMT

It is noted that the initiative was part of 100 Million Healthy Lives Campaign that screened Egyptians for hepatitis C, and chronic diseases.

Egypt’s COVID-19 recovery rate reaches 76,7%

Sun, 21 Mar 2021 - 04:26 GMT

The ministry stated that the total number of infections that was registered in Egypt thus far is 194,771cases, including 149,489 cases that have been cured, and 11,557 deaths

COVID-19 daily briefing: Egypt reports 639 new cases, 41 deaths

Fri, 12 Mar 2021 - 12:10 GMT

As many as 505 patients were discharged from isolation hospitals after receiving necessary medical care, taking the number of recovered cases to 145,923 so far, the spokesman said.

Second phase of Egypt's polio vaccination campaign starts on March 28

Thu, 11 Mar 2021 - 01:55 GMT

The four-day phase, set to start on March 28 until 31, comes as part of the national campaign that targets 16.7 million children for free.

Magdi Yacoub Heart Foundation selected Orascom Construction to build Magdi Yacoub Global Heart Centre – Cairo

Thu, 11 Mar 2021 - 10:58 GMT

The 300-bed specialized cardiac centre will be built on 27 acres with a total land capacity of 36.5 acres, making it the largest specialized facility for cardiovascular treatment and research in the region.

Armed Forces signs cooperation protocol to establish national project for Egyptians' reference genome

Thu, 11 Mar 2021 - 10:35 GMT

The protocol is signed with the Academy of Scientific Research and Technology.

Egypt's president instructs enlarging medical caravans within 'Decent Life' initiative

Sun, 07 Mar 2021 - 03:22 GMT

The medical caravans and mobile units are operated by the Ministry of Health and Population in rural villages.

2.2K Egyptian citizens got vaccinated in 1 week

Sun, 07 Mar 2021 - 11:58 GMT

Those are aged above 40 and/or suffer from chronic diseases.

Egypt’s recovery rates of COVID-19 hit 77.2%

Tue, 02 Mar 2021 - 11:32 GMT

Ministry of Health announced that the recovery rates from Coronavirus pandemic at isolation hospitals hit 77.2 percent, after the total number of recovered cases have reached 141,347.

Egypt negotiates with India, China to manufacture coronavirus vaccines

Sun, 28 Feb 2021 - 09:22 GMT

She added that Egypt has passed the peak of the second wave of the infection, noting that the situation in Egypt is better than in other countries.

2021 anti-polio vaccination campaign kicks off for Egyptian, foreign children nationwide

Sun, 28 Feb 2021 - 09:54 GMT

The campaign will last until March 3, 2021 and aims to target 16.7 million child for free.

Egyptian citizens aged above 40 can register for vaccination starting Feb. 28

Tue, 23 Feb 2021 - 02:01 GMT

Also, those suffering from chronic diseases.

Egypt receives 300K doses of Sinopharm vaccine granted by China

Tue, 23 Feb 2021 - 09:57 GMT

A vaccine shipment – consisting of 300,000 doses - granted by China to Egypt arrived to Cairo International Airport early on Tuesday.

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