Egyptian Health Ministry

Egypt reports 919 new coronavirus cases, 57 deaths on Thursday

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 - 07:45 GMT

Egypt's Health Ministry said 919 new coronavirus cases were detected on Thursday, upping the total number of infections since the outbreak of COVID-19 in the country to 360,435.

Egypt reports 938 new coronavirus cases, 63 deaths on Wednesday

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 - 09:21 GMT

Egypt's Health Ministry said 938 new coronavirus cases were detected on Wednesday, upping the total number of infections since the outbreak of COVID-19 in the country to 359,516.

Elderly, medical teams in Egypt eligible for 3rd COVID-19 vaccine shot: Health Ministry spox

Thu, 25 Nov 2021 - 07:35 GMT

A third booster shot of coronavirus vaccine will be administered to the elderly and medical teams as well as groups who are most at rick of infection with the virus, Health Ministry Spokesman Hossam Abdel Ghaffar said on Wednesday.

Egypt reports 901 new coronavirus cases, 57 deaths on Wednesday

Thu, 25 Nov 2021 - 06:58 GMT

Egypt's Health Ministry said 901 new coronavirus cases were detected on Wednesday, upping the total number of infections since the outbreak of COVID-19 in the country to 353,024.

Egypt obtained 73 million doses of 8 coronavirus vaccines: Health Ministry

Mon, 15 Nov 2021 - 11:31 GMT

Egypt has received 73 million doses of eight different coronavirus vaccines, Health Ministry Spokesman Hossam Abdel-Ghaffar said on Monday.

Almost 40 million people in Egypt received coronavirus vaccine: Health Ministry spox

Mon, 15 Nov 2021 - 09:09 GMT

Egypt has vaccinated almost 40 million people against coronavirus since the start of its vaccination campaign, Health Ministry Spokesman Hossam Abdel Ghaffar told media on Sunday.

Egypt reports 921 new coronavirus cases, 56 deaths on Tuesday

Wed, 10 Nov 2021 - 08:10 GMT

Egypt's Health Ministry said 921 new coronavirus cases were detected on Tuesday, upping the total number of infections since the outbreak of COVID-19 in the country to 339,335.

Egypt receives 2nd Moderna shipment comprising 3.5M doses

Fri, 05 Nov 2021 - 12:36 GMT

Egypt received its second shipment of the American-made Moderna vaccine, comprising more than 3.5 million doses on Friday.

Egypt reports 951 new coronavirus cases, 63 deaths on Wednesday

Thu, 04 Nov 2021 - 08:06 GMT

Egypt's Health Ministry said 951 new coronavirus cases were detected on Wednesday, upping the total number of infections since the outbreak of COVID-19 in the country to 333,840.

Pfizer vaccine to not be administered in Egypt schools due to storage conditions: Health Ministry

Wed, 03 Nov 2021 - 08:53 GMT

Schools in Egypt will not receive the BioNTech/Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine due to storage conditions, Health Ministry Spokesman Khaled Megahed said on Wednesday.

Pics: Egypt introduces vaccine passport app instead of paper QR code certificates

Wed, 03 Nov 2021 - 07:42 GMT

Egypt officially introduced on Wednesday Egypt Health Passport, an app on Google Play that allows citizens to prove they were vaccinated against coronavirus before traveling abroad.

Egypt reports 923 COVID-19 cases, 55 deaths on Thursday

Fri, 29 Oct 2021 - 08:26 GMT

Egypt’s Health Ministry said 923 new coronavirus cases were detected on Thursday, upping the total number of confirmed cases reported in the country since the beginning of the outbreak to 328,209.

Egypt receives 525,000 Sputnik V vaccine doses

Fri, 15 Oct 2021 - 07:57 GMT

Egypt received 525,000 doses of the Russian Sputnik V vaccine, adding to tens of millions of doses the country has secured as part of its vaccination campaign.

Egypt to receive 2 million Sinovac doses from China within days, ministry spox tells ET

Thu, 07 Oct 2021 - 10:28 GMT

Egypt will receive two million Sinovac doses from China within days, Health Ministry Spokesman Khaled Megahed told Egypt Today.

Egypt to soon manufacture Moderna coronavirus vaccine, ministry spox tells Egypt Today

Thu, 07 Oct 2021 - 09:25 GMT

Spokesman for the Ministry of Health Khaled Megahed said on Wednesday that Egypt will soon manufacture the US coronavirus vaccine Moderna.

Egypt reports 788 coronavirus cases, 37 fatalities on Wednesday

Thu, 07 Oct 2021 - 06:51 GMT

Egypt’s Health Ministry said 788 new coronavirus cases were detected on Wednesday, upping the total number of confirmed infections since the outbreak in the country began to 309,135.

Egypt starts vaccinating university students against coronavirus ahead of new academic year

Mon, 27 Sep 2021 - 08:54 GMT

Egypt started on Monday receiving students of university and high institutes to be vaccinated against coronavirus ahead of the new academic year scheduled to begin on 9 October.

Plug and Play launches office in Egypt amid investment surge in local startups

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 - 12:20 GMT

The Minister of Communications and Information Technology Amr Talaat has witnessed the signing of an agreement between the Information Technology Industry Development Agency (ITIDA) and Plug and Play, a worldwide leading company in enabling startups. The aim is to establish a strategic partnership to boost Egypt’s entrepreneurship and startup ecosystem.

German ambassador voices support to Sisi’s call for fair distribution of coronavirus vaccine

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 - 11:08 GMT

German Ambassador to Cairo Frank Hartmann affirmed support to President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi’s repetitive call for fair distribution of coronavirus vaccine doses.

Egypt records 569 COVID-19 cases, 13 deaths on Thursday

Fri, 17 Sep 2021 - 07:47 GMT

As such, the total figures became 295,051 infections, 16,921 deaths, and 248,425 recoveries

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