Health Ministry

Presidential Advisor: Presidential initiatives settled health problems for millions of citizens

Sun, 06 Jun 2021 - 11:52 GMT

El-Din asserted that the presidential initiatives have contributed to settling health problems of millions of citizens.

Egypt reports 821 new coronavirus cases, 41 fatalities in 24 hours

Sun, 06 Jun 2021 - 11:43 GMT

41 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 15,309.

National Council for Women congratulates Egypt's Hala Zayed on election as chair of Arab Health Ministers Council

Thu, 27 May 2021 - 11:22 GMT

The National Council for Women (NCW) congratulated Minister of Health Hala Zayed on her election as the chair of the Executive Office of the Health Ministers Council at the Arab League for the second time in a row.

Egypt's Health Ministry launches social communication teams in 7 governorates to raise health awareness

Sun, 16 May 2021 - 11:23 GMT

The two-day campaign will tour Cairo, Alexandria, Fayyoum, Giza, Port Said, Damietta and Kafr el-Sheikh governorates.

In pics: Closing cafés in Cairo for serving shisha amid Covid pandemic

Mon, 03 May 2021 - 01:44 GMT

Several cafés in Cairo have been closed during the past days due to violating coronavirus precautionary measures including serving shisha [hookah].

Health min. discusses with the Russian ambassador on providing Sputnik-V vaccine to Egypt

Mon, 19 Apr 2021 - 03:14 GMT

The two sides discussed means of manufacturing the Russian vaccine in Egypt through the Egyptian companies.

928K Egyptians have so far signed up for COVID-19 vaccine: Health Min.

Wed, 07 Apr 2021 - 11:58 GMT

Egypt has been provided with 1,586,800 shots of the COVID-19 vaccine as of December 2020 through March 31 via Sinopharm and AstraZeneca companies.

World Health Day: et reviews Egypt's achievements in health sector

Wed, 07 Apr 2021 - 10:31 GMT

President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi has set the priorities of the 2030 strategy, including concern for health and education.

Egypt records 703 new coronavirus cases, 43 deaths

Fri, 02 Apr 2021 - 11:25 GMT

Egypt’s Health Ministry said Friday that 703 new coronavirus cases were detected, upping the total number of confirmed cases since the outbreak in the country began to 203,546.

Egypt reports 693 new coronavirus cases, 42 fatalities

Wed, 31 Mar 2021 - 03:11 GMT

42 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 11,956.

Egypt's Health Ministry: 13.8mn children receive polio vaccines

Tue, 30 Mar 2021 - 01:19 GMT

More than 13 million children have taken polio shots on the first two days of a national campaign to eliminate the disease in Egypt.

Egypt increases number of COVID-19 vaccination centers nationwide to 138

Wed, 24 Mar 2021 - 11:39 GMT

Megahed said that vaccination would begin in the centers starting Wednesday.

Egypt's Health minister: 250,000 to be vaccinated against Covid-19 this week

Sun, 21 Mar 2021 - 03:28 GMT

Earlier this month, Egypt initiated mass vaccinations against Covid-19, starting with the elderly and patients with chronic diseases.

Egypt ready to offer all support to Eastern Mediterranean countries to eradicate polio: Health Min.

Wed, 17 Mar 2021 - 02:38 GMT

Zayed's remarks came during her meeting held at the headquarters of the WHO office in Egypt.

Egypt's Health Ministry denies Education Ministry's appeal to cancel 2nd semester to preserve students' health

Tue, 16 Mar 2021 - 03:10 GMT

Ministry of Health emphasized the need to follow precautionary measures to prevent the spread of the Coronavirus during the study period.

Egypt reports 645 new coronavirus cases, 46 fatalities

Thu, 11 Mar 2021 - 09:31 GMT

As many as 501 patients were discharged from isolation hospitals after receiving necessary medical care, taking the number of recovered cases to 145,418 so far, the spokesman said.

Egypt's Health minister: 8.8M children vaccinated against polio, including 6,730 foreign children

Tue, 02 Mar 2021 - 12:42 GMT

Around 8,842,150 children have been vaccinated as part of the national anti-polio campaign which kicked off on Sunday and runs till March 3.

Know all about coronavirus vaccines price in Egypt

Wed, 24 Feb 2021 - 01:18 GMT

The vaccine will be provided through registration at the official website.

Egypt's Evangelical Church resumes daily masses, services

Sat, 20 Feb 2021 - 06:20 GMT

Egypt’s Evangelical Church officially resumed public masses and daily prayers in churches across the country after being suspended due to the coronavirus outbreak, the church's head Andrea Zaki announced Friday.

Egypt registers 609 new coronavirus cases with 42 new fatalities

Sat, 13 Feb 2021 - 11:15 GMT

42 coronavirus-linked deaths were registered over the past 24 hours, raising the overall death toll to 9,899 since the outset of the pandemic.