Quarantine

Egypt’s information minister recovers from coronavirus

Sun, 05 Jul 2020 - 12:46 GMT

“Today is my first workday after two weeks in house quarantine,” Heikal said.

Sisi visits field quarantine hospital established by Egyptian Armed Forces

Sat, 27 Jun 2020 - 05:49 GMT

The hospital consists of 4,000 beds, ambulance cars and helicopters, as stated by Presidency Spokesperson Basam Rady.

Egyptian irrigation minister’s isolation ends Monday after contacting infected governor

Mon, 01 Jun 2020 - 02:28 GMT

Minister Abdel Ati was required to isolate himself and adhere to all medical precautions.

Deputy governor of Upper Egypt’s Aswan catches coronavirus

Wed, 27 May 2020 - 05:55 GMT

Yehia will be quarantined at home and will receive the necessary medical care, the statement by the office said, adding that contacts will be also tested.

Yoga teachers in Egypt create a silver lining for the quarantine

Sun, 24 May 2020 - 06:40 GMT

Online yoga booms as people practice social distancing, and virtual yoga might well continue to be popular after the lockdown.

3rd exceptional flight carrying stranded Egyptians from Riyadh arrives Marsa Alam

Sat, 23 May 2020 - 04:19 GMT

Marsa Alam International Airport received Friday an exceptional flight carrying 165 Egyptian passengers stranded in Saudi Arabia.

Irrigation Min. self-isolates at home after meeting with infected governor

Thu, 21 May 2020 - 07:57 GMT

Minister of Irrigation Mohamed Abdel Atti announced he will self-isolate at home for two weeks after he held a meeting with the Daqahlia governor who tested positive to coronavirus.

EXCLUSIVE: Egypt to install thermal scanners at Cairo International Airport to detect COVID-19 cases

Sat, 16 May 2020 - 03:45 GMT

This will be considered the first operation for the Sphinx International Airport.

Marsa Alam airport receives flight from Saudi Arabia carrying 300 stranded Egyptians

Fri, 15 May 2020 - 02:52 GMT

The arrivals have undergone the preventive procedures in order to be moved to hotel for a 14-day quarantine.

6 judges, prosecution members in Egypt test positive for coronavirus

Fri, 15 May 2020 - 11:07 GMT

Five cases are quarantined in hospitals, while one case has been isolated at home, the room noted.

Egyptian doctor who lost eyesight while working at quarantine hospital to be treated at state's expense

Thu, 14 May 2020 - 05:00 GMT

A doctor who lost his eyesight at a quarantine hospital owing to a heart attack and severe increase in blood pressure will be treated at the expense of the state.

140 Egyptians arrive from Sudan as Cairo braces for 16K returnees from around the globe

Thu, 14 May 2020 - 01:53 GMT

A total of 140 Egyptians stranded in Sudan returned home aboard an AirCairo flight Wednesday in another wave flying the expats from the southern neighbor.

311 Egyptians return from Canada as Cairo continues to help stranded nationals

Wed, 13 May 2020 - 11:48 GMT

A total of 311 Egyptians stranded in Canada arrived at Marsa Alam International Airport Wednesday aboard an exceptional EgyptAir flight as part of thousands of expats who returned to Egypt with the help of the government.

Egyptian returnees from Kuwait to be quarantined in Cairo Uni. dormitories

Sun, 10 May 2020 - 03:43 GMT

It is scheduled that more Egyptian expats will be quarantined in the on-campus houses in the coming two days, for the total number of quarantined returnees to reach 1,500 expats.

Air bridge to repatriate 5,300 Egyptians stuck in Kuwait launches May 5

Tue, 05 May 2020 - 10:46 GMT

The passengers will land in Cairo and be quarantined for 14 days in university dorms.

WHO: Cairo, Giza have highest coronavirus counts in Egypt

Mon, 04 May 2020 - 11:53 GMT

Upper Egypt’s governorates of Luxor, Beni Suef, Aswan and Qena come in the sixth, seventh, ninth and tenth places respectively.

13 families in central Egypt isolated as coronavirus cases detected

Mon, 27 Apr 2020 - 12:32 GMT

The quarantined families in one of the governorate’s villages consist of 79 members.

141 stranded Egyptians brought home from Frankfurt

Mon, 27 Apr 2020 - 10:08 GMT

They arrived on April 26, and were transported to the quarantine hotel.

Nurse in quarantine hospital in northern Egypt dies from coronavirus

Mon, 27 Apr 2020 - 10:05 GMT

The Negila Hospital has been the first quarantine hospital in Cairo since the crisis started in Egypt in February.

234 stranded Egyptians arrive in Marsa Alam from Thailand, Malaysia

Sun, 26 Apr 2020 - 02:25 GMT

A flight carrying 234 stranded Egyptians from Thailand and Malaysia landed in Marsa Alam International Airport on Sunday.

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