Health Ministry

2nd wave of COVID-19 expected in November, Egypt ready for all possible scenarios: official

Mon, 27 Jul 2020 - 08:56 GMT

A second wave of coronavirus (COVID-19) might be expected by next November in Egypt according to Head of the Health Ministry’s coronavirus (COVID-19) committee Hossam Hosny.

Egypt records 659 new coronavirus cases, 38 deaths

Fri, 24 Jul 2020 - 10:40 GMT

Egypt recorded Friday 659 new coronavirus cases, upping the total number of confirmed cases to 91,072.

Egypt records 668 new coronavirus cases, 40 deaths

Thu, 23 Jul 2020 - 09:31 GMT

Egypt recorded Thursday 668 new coronavirus cases, upping the total number of confirmed cases to 90,413.

Egypt records 703 new coronavirus cases, 68 deaths

Fri, 17 Jul 2020 - 11:00 GMT

Egypt recorded Friday 703 new coronavirus cases, upping the total number of confirmed cases to 86,474.

Egypt’s COVID-19 daily briefing: 981 new cases, 85 deaths

Fri, 10 Jul 2020 - 08:42 GMT

Egypt recorded, Friday 981 new coronavirus cases, upping the total number of infections to 80,235.

Egypt’s COVID-19 daily briefing: 950 new cases, 53 deaths

Thu, 09 Jul 2020 - 08:55 GMT

Egypt recorded, Thursday 950 new coronavirus cases were, upping the total number of infections to 79,254.

Egypt reports 1,348 new coronavirus cases, 40 deaths

Fri, 05 Jun 2020 - 07:56 GMT

Egypt recorded 1,348 new coronavirus, COVID-19 cases, Friday, upping the total number of confirmed cases to 31,115.

Egypt announces flat rates for hospitals' quarantine prices

Wed, 03 Jun 2020 - 02:55 GMT

Relatively flat rates have been set for coronavirus patients after receiving a massive number of complaints about the high prices demanded by hospitals to accept patients.

Health Ministry: COVID-19 mobile app updated

Fri, 29 May 2020 - 12:21 GMT

The citizen will then be asked to answer some questions that determine the infection possibility, she added.

President Sisi follows up probe into doctor’s death from COVID-19

Mon, 25 May 2020 - 09:42 GMT

The investigation has been launched upon President Sisi’s directives.

Egypt launches probe into death of doctor from COVID19

Mon, 25 May 2020 - 09:02 GMT

As yet, the number of doctors who died from the COVID-19 reached 19 physicians, while the number of the infected doctors registered more than 350.

Egypt's Health min. briefed on workflow at quarantine hospitals

Mon, 25 May 2020 - 02:02 GMT

Zayed mourned all members of medical staffs who lost their lives while carrying out their national duty of confronting COVID-19.

Egypt records 399 new COVID-19 cases, bringing total to 11,228

Fri, 15 May 2020 - 06:28 GMT

399 people have tested positive for coronavirus in Egypt on Friday, bringing the total number of cases to 11,228, the Health Ministry said in its daily briefing.

Egypt’s Medical Syndicate calls for allocating quarantine hospitals for health workers

Wed, 13 May 2020 - 06:57 GMT

The Egyptian Medical Syndicate urged the Health Ministry on Wednesday, to allocate hospitals for doctors and medical teams' quarantine

Egypt records 388 new coronavirus cases, 16 deaths

Tue, 05 May 2020 - 03:56 GMT

Egypt recorded, Tuesday 388 new coronavirus cases and 16 deaths, which raises the total infected patients of COVID-19 to 7201 and the total deaths to 452 according to Health Minister’s daily briefing.

Beaches unprecedentedly empty during Egypt’s ‘Sham El-Nessim’ holiday

Mon, 20 Apr 2020 - 02:16 GMT

Tougher restrictions have been imposed during this day to limit people’s mobility amid the coronavirus crisis.

Egypt reports 155 new coronavirus cases, 5 deaths

Wed, 15 Apr 2020 - 06:41 GMT

The Egyptian Health Ministry on Wednesday reported 155 new coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, raising the total number of cases in the northeastern African country to 2,505 cases.

Egypt records 95 new coronavirus cases, raising total number to 1,794

Fri, 10 Apr 2020 - 08:39 GMT

The Health Ministry announced Friday, that 95 new coronavirus cases were detected

Egypt's Health Ministry receives over 344k calls via COVID-19 hotlines in March

Sun, 05 Apr 2020 - 03:52 GMT

The Health Ministry received 344,257 calls via its hotlines (105) and (15335), set up for inquiries about the coronavirus and other communicable diseases.

Sisi decides Tahya Misr fund will bear quarantine cost for Egyptians stranded abroad

Wed, 01 Apr 2020 - 07:15 GMT

Sisi’s decision comes a day after many Egyptian nationals who arrived from Britain and Kuwait refused to be quarantined for 14 days at their expense.