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.

Egypt passed peak of 3rd phase of pandemic: Presidential adviser

Mon, 22 Feb 2021 - 08:55 GMT

Egyptian senior citizens, people with chronic diseases, and oncology patients can register online to receive the vaccine.

Draft law: LE 2M fine for running unlicensed plasma collection center

Mon, 22 Feb 2021 - 04:00 GMT

The Parliament is expected to discuss in its next plenary session a draft law submitted by the government to regulate blood operations and plasma collection.

Egypt’s death rate of COVID-19 in line with global rates: Official

Mon, 22 Feb 2021 - 02:58 GMT

He further explained that the ministry plans to add more medicines, which have proven efficiency in faster recovery, to the protocol.

Egypt has no variations of COVID-19: official

Sun, 21 Feb 2021 - 12:36 GMT

The official noted that the vaccination of medical staff will be over next week giving room for citizens to acquire the vaccine.

Egypt ranks 1st in Arab World, 3rd in Africa in population size: study

Thu, 18 Feb 2021 - 08:20 GMT

The study is based on a global ranking indicating that the North African Arab state ranks 14th globally.

81 hospitals allocated in Egypt to designate, isolate and cure COVID-19 patients

Wed, 17 Feb 2021 - 03:32 GMT

The Ministry of Health and Population confirmed that the infrastructure of fever and chest hospitals was developed and upgraded during the COVID pandemic.

Egypt's planning minister presents scenarios of possible population growth rates

Wed, 17 Feb 2021 - 11:07 GMT

"The country is witnessing a rapid and steady increase in population growth rates," the minister stated.

400K Egyptians benefited from state’s addiction recovery programs: Minister

Tue, 16 Feb 2021 - 12:42 GMT

The minister further said that there is a network connection between both ministries of solidarity and health to follow up on the Egyptians’ conditions.

'Egypt's population growth has to be cut to 400K yearly so we can feel impact of public spending': Pres. Sisi

Tue, 16 Feb 2021 - 11:20 GMT

For the 100 million Egyptians to feel the impact of development programs accomplished, our annual GDP must be $100 trillion which is beyond our capacity, President Sisi added.

Egypt's Sisi to launch Universal Health Insurance System in Ismailiyah Tuesday

Tue, 16 Feb 2021 - 07:40 GMT

President Abdel Fatahl al-Sisi headed to Ismailiyah early on Tuesday to inaugurate healthcare projects to be part of the system.

Egypt reports 610 new coronavirus cases, 53 new deaths

Thu, 11 Feb 2021 - 12:03 GMT

The Ministry of Health announced on Thursday that 610 new coronavirus cases were detected, raising the total number of infected cases in the country to 171,390.

Deaths fell in Egypt due to improvement in healthcare services, road networks: min.

Mon, 08 Feb 2021 - 01:13 GMT

The planning ministry secured technical assistance for 100 Healthy Lives Initiative, and upgraded 30 percent of vaccination bureaus located in 13 governorates.

Health ministry reveals decline in net population growth in Egypt

Sun, 07 Feb 2021 - 11:22 GMT

Spokesperson of the Ministry of Health and Population Khaled Megahed revealed Sunday that the net growth of population per 1,000 individuals dropped.